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Behind the Scenes With Hugo Chavez and Obama

AppraisHer Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 2:27 AM
Rick 2811, I know you were describing Chavez and Venezuela, but the same can be said of Newark, Camden, Detroit or Chicago and Obama. "...people living in squalor and doing absolutely nothing to resist. Our little South Americas, north of the border.

When it came to thundering against the “Yankee imperialists!” Hugo Chavez sure talked a good one. But despite his bluster and monkeyshines he wasn’t crazy enough to lift a finger against his top customer, or even wish him (genuine) harm. It’s impolitic to reveal, but the U.S. is –by far--the biggest customer for Venezuelan oil. Hugo Chavez was our fourth largest oil supplier, behind only Canada, Mexico and Saudi Arabia.

But that’s all behind the scenes. Now on stage we had a first-class vaudeville show:

"Yesterday the devil (President George Bush) came here! Right here. And it smells of sulfur...