No idea is too discredited to revive…

For years now the government has been yabbering on about something called “endogenous development” and the whole time I’ve been scratching my head wondering what the hell that actually means. The Chavez propaganda efforts in this regard hardly clear things up: they’re a lot clearer on what “endogenous development” is not than on what it…

No idea is too discredited to revive…

For years now the government has been yabbering on about something called “endogenous development” and the whole time I’ve been scratching my head wondering what the hell that actually means. The Chavez propaganda efforts in this regard hardly clear things up: they’re a lot clearer on what “endogenous development” is not than on what it…

Pieces of the Puzzle

Translated from Tamoa’s piece… Police Officers“Still up there”Two witnesses, a man and a woman, students at the Iupolc Police Academy, were walking towards the metro after class when they heard two police motorcycle agents on the radio saying: “the yellow SUV is still up there.” That was the color of the Toyota Anderson was using.…

Pieces of the Puzzle

Translated from Tamoa’s piece… Police Officers“Still up there”Two witnesses, a man and a woman, students at the Iupolc Police Academy, were walking towards the metro after class when they heard two police motorcycle agents on the radio saying: “the yellow SUV is still up there.” That was the color of the Toyota Anderson was using.…

Looking Beyond the Anderson Cover-Up

While much of the private media plays into Isaías Rodríguez’s game plan by closely covering the smoke screen, Últimas Noticias’ Tamoa Calzadilla keeps up the pressure on a question that seems almost quaint by now: who killed Danilo Anderson? Anderson Mysterybuster II: The Questions Are Still Alive“The CIA could want to confuse the investigation,” said…

Looking Beyond the Anderson Cover-Up

While much of the private media plays into Isaías Rodríguez’s game plan by closely covering the smoke screen, Últimas Noticias’ Tamoa Calzadilla keeps up the pressure on a question that seems almost quaint by now: who killed Danilo Anderson? Anderson Mysterybuster II: The Questions Are Still Alive“The CIA could want to confuse the investigation,” said…

The development might be endogenous…

…but the booze is exogenous. Scotch sales in Venezuela grew 55 pct in ’05 CARACAS, Venezuela (Reuters) – Venezuela’s Scotch whisky market, one of the world’s largest, grew by 55 percent during last year and topped the previous sales record set in 2002, a top industry official said. Juan Valcarcel, Venezuelan brand manager for global…