Thursday, 16 October 2008

A long, slow slide into night

Venezuela's inexorable demise is the latest demonstration that socialism never works, except to cause misery.

Not even easy oil wealth can make socialism work:
Venezuela's oil output slumps under Hugo Chavez - TELEGRAPH

UPDATE: The Four R's blog makes clear the socialism that has and will continue to impede Venezuelan production of anything, even its major earner.

2 comments:

  1. richard mcgrath16 Oct 2008, 12:14:00

    Couldn't happen to a nicer guy.

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  2. Even the Sean Penns & The Guardian-readers must be struggling to excuse their pin-up boy now, eh? Nah, probably just reverting to type by ignoring it all.

    Attn lefties: You really should do a bit of homework before embracing somebody on the strength of his giving George W the middle finger ...

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