Lets talk about investment…

It’s heartwarming to see Martin Sanchez of Aporrea and Venezuelanalysis suddenly take an interest in investment. His latest dispatch is breathless about DaimlerChrysler’s announcement that they will invest $20 million to “expand production” in their Valencia plant, apparently for export. I’m glad Martin agrees with me about the importance of investment in general, including private…

Lets talk about investment…

It’s heartwarming to see Martin Sanchez of Aporrea and Venezuelanalysis suddenly take an interest in investment. His latest dispatch is breathless about DaimlerChrysler’s announcement that they will invest $20 million to “expand production” in their Valencia plant, apparently for export. I’m glad Martin agrees with me about the importance of investment in general, including private…

Lets talk about investment…

It’s heartwarming to see Martin Sanchez of Aporrea and Venezuelanalysis suddenly take an interest in investment. His latest dispatch is breathless about DaimlerChrysler’s announcement that they will invest $20 million to “expand production” in their Valencia plant, apparently for export. I’m glad Martin agrees with me about the importance of investment in general, including private…

Oddly fun…

I must have been in a very odd mood last night. I spent over an hour listening to this speech Chavez gave on December 5th, 1999 (Real audio stream). It’s an eye-opener. The first half an hour is an impassioned defense, an apology even (in the Greek sense) of the February 1992 “military rebellion” Chavez…

Oddly fun…

I must have been in a very odd mood last night. I spent over an hour listening to this speech Chavez gave on December 5th, 1999 (Real audio stream). It’s an eye-opener. The first half an hour is an impassioned defense, an apology even (in the Greek sense) of the February 1992 “military rebellion” Chavez…

Oddly fun…

I must have been in a very odd mood last night. I spent over an hour listening to this speech Chavez gave on December 5th, 1999 (Real audio stream). It’s an eye-opener. The first half an hour is an impassioned defense, an apology even (in the Greek sense) of the February 1992 “military rebellion” Chavez…

Cristina’s predicament

…or… La arrechera de Cristina No one who’s ever met my sister Cristina could even imagine her filling out her firmazo form wrong. Cristina’s an elementary school teacher, and a rigorous one at that. My mental image of her is inseparable from the piles of notebooks she’s permanently correcting with an attention to detail that…