Category Archives: Venezuela

Venezuela is falling down the rabbit hole into Blunderland.


The protests continue. Off with their heads, says the Red Queen. When Venezuela reaches the bottom, will she be able to get back up?  Bello Monte when tear gas was dropped from far away the protest rally. Daniel at Venezuela News and Views … Continue reading

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Venezuela update — it’s still a mess


Little new information escapes from Venezuela, beyond that protests and repression by the Chavista/Cuban regime continue. As Daniel reported today (Saturday), the Organization of American States (OAS) produced a resolution about the situation in Venezuela. The regime scores because not … Continue reading

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Nasty things are being said about government of, for and by Chavistas.


Most are true, but what difference does that make? The left prefer spin. An article posted on February 20th at Puffington Host, titled In Defense of Venezuela, praises governmental actions against the violent, rich, elitist brats who protest against the benign … Continue reading

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Dennis Rodman to be U.S. ambassador to Iran


Due to incredible advances in Iran’s nuclear disarmament, diplomatic representation is necessary. Ambassador Rodman Improvements in U.S. – DPRK relations fostered by Dennis Rodman, unofficial Ambassador to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), succeeded beyond even the wildest of speculations. Indeed, … Continue reading

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Venezuela is a Horrid Mess and it’s getting Worse


It’s a shame, because Venezuela is a beautiful country. However, both stuff and freedom are in short supply and there appears to be more interest in stuff than in freedom, My wife and I arrived at a splendid marina, Mare … Continue reading

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Was the Egyptian Ouster of Morsi a Military “coup d’état?”


For purposes of withholding funding, it should not be so characterized. There have been many Coups d’état and other more or less related events have been given that label. Generally, coups have involved the military (1) taking over and (2) then … Continue reading

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Palestinian Problem? Let’s Throw Money and (with a little bit of luck) it will Go Away!


That is Secretary Kerry’s partial solution to the “Palestinian” problem. That’s great! He is getting with the program. Yesterday, I re-blogged a post titled Ketchup Boy Mega Fail – Kerry Tries To Buy Off Islamists, Swiftly Rebuked…  The linked article cited the Times … Continue reading

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The Moon is Down? In the U.S.?


John Steinbeck’s 1942 novel The Moon is Down is about people of a small  village occupied by Nazi forces somewhere in Northern Europe. They become sullen and their obedience is bought at an increasingly high price. Free people cannot remain conquered. Re-reading … Continue reading

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Will the United States Make the Fantasies of a Young North Korean Come True?


How close are we to becoming what the young girl in this North Korean  video thinks all countries should become? The Religion of Kim in North Korea The North Korean propaganda video presented below was released several years ago and … Continue reading

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Three Articles About Venezuela Today


One suggests some basis for hope, another writes about oppression by Chavistas and the third pursues the same theme. El Presidente for Life, THugo Chávez, died on or before March 5, 2013. He may have died in Cuba, in Venezuela … Continue reading

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