(Este post se encuentra en Español aqui)
Hillary Clinton with the Ciudadano and Alberto FedericoRavell, just after Ravell twisted her right arm in order to have this picture taken and use it as protection with Hugo Chávez.
Observations focused on the problems of an underdeveloped country, Venezuela, with some serendipity about the world (orchids, techs, science, investments, politics) at large. A famous Venezuelan, Juan Pablo Perez Alfonzo, referred to oil as the devil's excrement. For countries, easy wealth appears indeed to be the sure path to failure. Venezuela might be a clear example of that.