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Venezuela outraged by murder
of a former beauty queen

Washington Post, by Nick Miroff

Original Article

Posted By:PageTurner, 1/9/2014 8:43:52 AM

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelans kill one another by the tens of thousands every year, making this South American nation one of the world’s most violent. But the slaying of former Miss Venezuela Mónica Spear at the hands of roadside bandits Monday night has shaken this country like no other recent crime. Beauty queens are as revered here as top athletes and movie stars, and the government of President Nicolás Maduro is scrambling to contain the public outrage. Disgusted Venezuelans berated the government on social media and in street protests Wednesday, while Maduro summoned the country’s governors and big-city mayors to an

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Yes, these maggots running Venezuela are to blame. It may just be that the Venezuelan public is waking up.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: billp, 1/9/2014 10:31:03 AM     (No. 9685724)

Well, when you let sewage run through your living room, the place is going to stink.


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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/9/2014 12:30:49 PM     (No. 9685921)

My friends in Brazil tell me that kidnapping is the number one source of income for the criminal underclass.

Unrestrained immigration will soon bring this fresh hell to your house.

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