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Video of Hugo Chavez denouncing US assassination plots

By Alekander Boyd

London 23.02.05 | It is so amusing to see Hugo Chavez' rants. In my last visit to Venezuela I did not miss one of his shows that surpass, both in humorous content and histrionic characterization, any other Venezuelan comedy. Forget about Joselo, El Conde del Guacharo, Emilio Lovera, Laureano Marquez or La Rochela; Hugo Chavez is the real deal, embodiment of Venezuela's folklore. Stig Hess had the brilliant idea of subtitling his latest ravings about assassination plots, which come this time rond seasoned with similar remarks from his ageing idol. Make sure you get the popcorns! It must be extremely hard to be such a contemporary revolutionary hero and not having escaped even one assassination attempt...

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