Hans-Rudolf Merz has had a distinguished career to date. The former president of the Swiss Federation, he's also the outgoing finance minister. He can now add one more title to the list: viral video star. Merz, who is in the final days of service to the Swiss nation, suffered a fit of giggles while reading a some very dense bureaucratic language regarding cured meats. The politician seemed unable to hold it together, breaking into laughter at several points.The video has made Merz...Read Full Story
Hans-Rudolf Merz is the Finance Minster for Switzerland. A video of Merz giggling during a hearing on cured meats became an Internet meme in 2010. Find more Hans-Rudolf Merz news, pictures, and information here.