More stuff on National Prizes

There’s more National Prize turmoil: Architect Oscar Tenreiro (not to be confused with his brother Architect Jesus Tenreiro), who was awarded the National Prize for Architecture released this article today on El Nacional: Reflections on an award. by Oscar Tenreiro I think a National Prize, more than one of those recognitions that, in Venezuela, are…

More stuff on National Prizes

There’s more National Prize turmoil: Architect Oscar Tenreiro (not to be confused with his brother Architect Jesus Tenreiro), who was awarded the National Prize for Architecture released this article today on El Nacional: Reflections on an award. by Oscar Tenreiro I think a National Prize, more than one of those recognitions that, in Venezuela, are…

Latest news from Plaza Venezuela…

Something very weird is cooking, guys. I don´t know if you remember my text about the “Defensores de la Patria” and the taken buildings in Plaza Venezuela and the mural. Well, Jazmín Manuitt, the woman who was the frontspiece of the whole show was taken to jail yesterday. Today, the mural with the weapons and…

Latest news from Plaza Venezuela…

Something very weird is cooking, guys. I don´t know if you remember my text about the “Defensores de la Patria” and the taken buildings in Plaza Venezuela and the mural. Well, Jazmín Manuitt, the woman who was the frontspiece of the whole show was taken to jail yesterday. Today, the mural with the weapons and…

Some strategical hints…

Our dear Tuti is worried (really worried) about the strategies the CD should undertake to effectively get to the undecided citizens. Today, I saw twice the piece the Comando por el sí is airing (“Yo te propongo”, using a very well know song as leit motiv, is a call for reconciliation and inclusion), and I…

Some strategical hints…

Our dear Tuti is worried (really worried) about the strategies the CD should undertake to effectively get to the undecided citizens. Today, I saw twice the piece the Comando por el sí is airing (“Yo te propongo”, using a very well know song as leit motiv, is a call for reconciliation and inclusion), and I…

Absolutely Impartial

These are the faces of absolutely impartial “referees”: Carrasquero with the Maisantas, and Carrasquero & Rodriguez with the CD. Any wonder we distrust these guys? Rodriguez looks positively uncomfortable in the meeting with the CD. ¿Shoegazing, anyone?

Likely voters

[Well, I'm in Perugia now - easily the most beautiful city you've probably never heard of - but more to the point, a place where I can sneak into the University computer labs and blog without worrying about the clock running. So I think I'll blog a bit while I'm here.] I’ll start with a…

Absolutely Impartial

These are the faces of absolutely impartial “referees”: Carrasquero with the Maisantas, and Carrasquero & Rodriguez with the CD. Any wonder we distrust these guys? Rodriguez looks positively uncomfortable in the meeting with the CD. ¿Shoegazing, anyone?

Likely voters

[Well, I'm in Perugia now - easily the most beautiful city you've probably never heard of - but more to the point, a place where I can sneak into the University computer labs and blog without worrying about the clock running. So I think I'll blog a bit while I'm here.] I’ll start with a…

Last poll by Datanalisis

Bloomberg reports on the last poll by Datanalisis … Venezuela Chavez Would Lose Recall Vote, Poll Finds (Update1) June 23 (Bloomberg) — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez would lose a recall vote scheduled for Aug. 15, according to a poll taken last month by independent Datanalisis polling agency. Interviews of 1,300 Venezuelans, done in person between…