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Sic Semper Tyrannis

McGovern Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 11:20 AM
Weren't his last words something like, "I don't want to die." or "Don't let me die." ? It's just in keeping with the last words of that other powerful masculine leader of the downtrodden - Che.

What? Do even Latin American caudillos die? Apparently, according to the latest and last medical bulletin on the health (or lack thereof) of Hugo Chavez, perpetually re-electable president of Venezuela.
 

No doubt many Venezuelans are grieving at the news that he has proven mortal.
 

It ought to be quite a wake or celebration, depending on which Venezuelans are observing the occasion. No doubt those of both persuasions will be sincere, as many Russians mourned the death of their generalissimo when Stalin left this vale of tears he had done so much to make even...