Photo Gallery: A Reality Check for Germany's Pirates
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Photo Gallery: A Reality Check for Germany's Pirates

Suddenly Out of Fashion Support Wanes for Germany's Upstart Pirates

Just a few months ago, the Pirate Party was the enfant terrible of Germany's political landscape, climbing rapidly in the polls. But a new survey released Friday finds that its support has dropped by more than half. While the party plays down its problems, experts now warn it may fail in its goal of securing seats in the national parliament in next year's election.
-- with material from wire reports