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Old 01-17-2012, 04:36 PM   #1
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Hugo Chavez has months to live

According to various sources, the Venezuelan president's cancer has not been successfully treated.

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No glee from the right wing, please.
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Old 01-17-2012, 04:54 PM   #2
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You get cancer, believe it or not, straight to jail.
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What a terrible few months, first Qaddafi, then Lil Kim, and now Hugo's probably gonna be next
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Old 01-17-2012, 05:21 PM   #4
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^Lmfao

Chavez has become really troublesome over the past 12 years. It will be a tremendous relief for Venezuela if he dies. The irony of matter is that he denies that he's seriously fucked up with cancer and hopes to win the next election to keep up his socialist revolutionary charade.
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Chavez's record is debatable certainly, he is responsible for some good things, some not so good, but I guess this is not the right forum to have an adult debate on serious matters.
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his socialist revolutionary charade.
The Venezuelan people deserve so much better. All the luck to you.

Can we trade you Sean Penn and Harry Belafonte for 2011 Miss World Ivian Sarcos?
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At least he knows, I guess. A few of my friends and relatives, killed in
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I'm not dancing for joy when anyone gets cancer, I don't care who they are. Sad story.
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Chavez's record is debatable certainly, he is responsible for some good things, some not so good, but I guess this is not the right forum to have an adult debate on serious matters.
Likewise, you could also say this about any political leader.

But the reality is that most Venezuelans would agree that more negative than positive has come out since he took office.
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I don't necessarily agree with his reformism but this is a shame if true.

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The Venezuelan people deserve so much better. All the luck to you.
Actually, he's done quite a lot of good for the Venezuelan people.

For example, he's just about halved the poverty rate in his time in office.

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But the reality is that most Venezuelans would agree that more negative than positive has come out since he took office.
Really? Where's the proof?

But to be honest, I am not surprised you all think this way, the media is very anti-Chavez and understandably so.
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I don't know a whole heck of a lot about Chavez' policies, just the snippets I've heard in the news here and there over the years. I know he's really divisive, but hell, that can be said of many leaders, if not all of them, at some point and time.
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I'm definitely not fond of his friendships with some leaders however, since they're ideologically miles apart.
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I don't know a whole heck of a lot about Chavez' policies, just the snippets I've heard in the news here and there over the years. I know he's really divisive, but hell, that can be said of many leaders, if not all of them, at some point and time.
To put it simply, he's giving the working class hope. I think you can understand why he's so divisive.
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Heh, that's a pretty short, succint way of summing up your point there.

Wasn't it him that got some big news for making some nasty comments about Dubya when he was in office? Again, a lot of leaders didn't like President Bush, but I know there was a really big deal made about comments towards him at one point.
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