08/25/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Czech Politicians Strip Down for Swimsuit Billboard Pitch for Votes (VIDEO)

For Czech holiday makers the "nightmare has become a reality." A selection of Czech politicians have been photographed in swim trucks-- prominently displayed on billboards in Croatia-- in an attempt to gain political popularity before the upcoming election. "I don't think it will be as big a success as they expect," says one Czech vacationer.