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>> US President Donald Trump has risen in Mexico City, and for a second straight year, this Trumpified Judas effigy was blown to smithereens.
ster revellers watched with joy as the ritualistic burning lit up the sky.
r local residents celebrating this weekend, using Trump as Judas has given them some comic relief.
>> In spite of all the problems in our country, we Mexicans try to find the humor in our traditions.>> Trump was not the only public figure given the Judas treatment. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto was given an effigy with rat ears. Artist Gerardo Diez says, burning them is a chance to punish them for their sins.
>> Depicting public figures who've committed enormous errors, like Donald Trump, it's like burning everything he's done.>> A burning that these folks enjoyed without guilt.