Er Conde en Er Guachinton Pos

The Guachinton Pos picks up an AP story about Rausseo… “He’s ugly, I’m ugly … I talk, he talks. But the difference is I live in Venezuela,” he quipped, in a gibe at the frequent overseas travels of the Venezuelan leader, who has been on a three- continent tour since last week. Rausseo, who is…

Er Conde en Er Guachinton Pos

The Guachinton Pos picks up an AP story about Rausseo… “He’s ugly, I’m ugly … I talk, he talks. But the difference is I live in Venezuela,” he quipped, in a gibe at the frequent overseas travels of the Venezuelan leader, who has been on a three- continent tour since last week. Rausseo, who is…

Er Conde en Er Guachinton Pos

The Guachinton Pos picks up an AP story about Rausseo… “He’s ugly, I’m ugly … I talk, he talks. But the difference is I live in Venezuela,” he quipped, in a gibe at the frequent overseas travels of the Venezuelan leader, who has been on a three- continent tour since last week. Rausseo, who is…

The Sancocho Test

Ask yourself this: what drives people’s voting in the TV age? Is it experience? “Preparation”? A government program? Ideology? It’s none of these things: in a media-saturated age, voting is driven by primal identification. A generation ago, before media saturation had reached the extreme levels we see these days, voting was mediated by formal party…

The Sancocho Test

Ask yourself this: what drives people’s voting in the TV age? Is it experience? “Preparation”? A government program? Ideology? It’s none of these things: in a media-saturated age, voting is driven by primal identification. A generation ago, before media saturation had reached the extreme levels we see these days, voting was mediated by formal party…

The Sancocho Test

Ask yourself this: what drives people’s voting in the TV age? Is it experience? “Preparation”? A government program? Ideology? It’s none of these things: in a media-saturated age, voting is driven by primal identification. A generation ago, before media saturation had reached the extreme levels we see these days, voting was mediated by formal party…

The Schemel-Morris-Musipán Axis

…or: method to the madness. As Condemania grips the nation, the question looms ever larger: who exactly is behind Benjamín Rausseo? Frankly, I don’t know. I do know who’s polling for him: Oscar Schemel, of Hinterlaces, together with the Gringo Prince of Polling Darkness Dick Morris, the legendarily smarmy, ruthlessly effective DC-operative. If so, Chavez…

The Schemel-Morris-Musipán Axis

…or: method to the madness. As Condemania grips the nation, the question looms ever larger: who exactly is behind Benjamín Rausseo? Frankly, I don’t know. I do know who’s polling for him: Oscar Schemel, of Hinterlaces, together with the Gringo Prince of Polling Darkness Dick Morris, the legendarily smarmy, ruthlessly effective DC-operative. If so, Chavez…