Archive for July, 2017

Why Does Nicolas Maduro Get No Respect?

Posted on 31. Jul, 2017 by .


An essay challenging the conventional wisdom that Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro is inept, but rather a brilliant strategist and political operator.

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A Shining City upon a Hill … in Lima

Posted on 12. Jul, 2017 by .


Another glowing review of the American embassy in Lima, Peru, in which my newborn daughter obtained citizenship from the excellent state-department staff who have no criminal records.

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‘Is My Colombian Webcam Girl a Prostitute?’

Posted on 03. Jul, 2017 by .


Gringo reader “Lowrider” wants to know if his Colombian webcam girlfriend is using him for the monthly stipends he sends in dollars.

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