Yes, I read Tal Cual and saw the magnificent Guardia Nacional “cursi” tribute to Chavez that Daniel and Quico posted, but just did not have the time to post about the symbolism (Why so many indians? Really? Jesus Christ? Who is the guy in red?)
Thus, since I am late to the party, but the painting just has to be in this blog, here is a gallery of similar cursilerias from Chavismo, including today’s masterpiece:
Bolivar and Hugo, or is it the other way around?
Merging his profile with the flag:
I guess Bolivar does goes first:
Sometimes Jesus comes in last:
and please don’t ask who is the guy with the beard, I have no clue.