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Hugo Chavez dies

Postby Tico Rick on Tue Mar 05, 2013 5:23 pm

Who would have thought a few years ago that Fidel would outlive him.
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby Willie Kool on Tue Mar 05, 2013 6:04 pm

Viva la Revolución!
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby Shyster on Tue Mar 05, 2013 6:11 pm

“I've never killed a man, but I've read many an obituary with a great deal of satisfaction.”
― Clarence Darrow
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby Sam's Drunk Dog on Tue Mar 05, 2013 6:30 pm

I hope that whoever takes over isn't worse than Hugo.
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby Tico Rick on Tue Mar 05, 2013 6:37 pm

Shyster wrote:“I've never killed a man, but I've read many an obituary with a great deal of satisfaction.”
― Clarence Darrow


:thumb:
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby JS© on Tue Mar 05, 2013 6:44 pm

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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby llipgh2 on Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:07 pm

Shyster wrote:“I've never killed a man, but I've read many an obituary with a great deal of satisfaction.”
― Clarence Darrow


This. The guy was a despot.
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby mac5155 on Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:15 pm

Sam's Drunk Dog wrote:I hope that whoever takes over isn't worse than Hugo.

That won't be too hard.
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby shafnutz05 on Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:16 pm

Good riddance
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby Gaucho on Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:23 pm

mac5155 wrote:
Sam's Drunk Dog wrote:I hope that whoever takes over isn't worse than Hugo.

That won't be too hard.


Don't be so sure.
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby llipgh2 on Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:26 pm

Gaucho wrote:
mac5155 wrote:
Sam's Drunk Dog wrote:I hope that whoever takes over isn't worse than Hugo.

That won't be too hard.


Don't be so sure.


CNN reporting the military is being deployed "to ensure citizens safety".

And here we go...
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby Hockeynut! on Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:32 pm

I think gas there is something like twenty cents a gallon so he wasn't all bad. ;)
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby mac5155 on Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:37 pm

on Wikipedia, it says they are accusing the U.S. of a secret plot to assassinate him, and that he was poisoned. Uhm.. lol?
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby npv708 on Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:51 pm

mac5155 wrote:on Wikipedia, it says they are accusing the U.S. of a secret plot to assassinate him, and that he was poisoned. Uhm.. lol?


Don't they know we only use exploding cigars...
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby viva la ben on Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:59 pm

There has been chatter that Chavez died before the new year. This will be one to watch for sure.
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby Shyster on Tue Mar 05, 2013 8:08 pm

viva la ben wrote:There has been chatter that Chavez died before the new year. This will be one to watch for sure.

Indeed. I wouldn’t bet too much, but I would place a bet that Chavez has actually been dead for a while and his cronies are just now making it public. Chavez hadn’t been seen in public for months, so he could have died quite a while ago.
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby JS© on Tue Mar 05, 2013 8:35 pm

there was talk on twitter that he was dead last week.
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby IanMoran on Tue Mar 05, 2013 8:49 pm

mac5155 wrote:on Wikipedia, it says they are accusing the U.S. of a secret plot to assassinate him, and that he was poisoned. Uhm.. lol?

Although the odds of this is probably .01% I really don't think its absurd to think the CIA (or some other agency) would do something like that
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Re: Hugo Chavez dies

Postby Tico Rick on Tue Mar 05, 2013 9:00 pm

Sean Penn: "Today the United States lost a friend it never knew it had. And poor people around the world lost a champion."

I have a lot of respect for Sean Penn, but when it comes to Hugo Chavez, Sean Penn is an idiot.
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