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Brazil´s KO becomes open question
for Dilma´s re-election and social unrest

MercoPress [Montevideo, Uruguay], by Staff

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Posted By:PageTurner, 7/9/2014 3:01:14 PM

Brazilians cried, cursed their president and covered their faces in shame after their beloved football team´s humiliating 7-1 thrashing by Germany in the World Cup semi-finals Tuesday. President Dilma Rousseff twitted how sad she was with defeat but called on Brazilians “we won´t let ourselves stay down”. After the fifth goal, well before half-time, hundreds of people left their expensive seats at the stadium in the southeastern city of Belo Horizonte. A section of the crowd chanted obscenities against the players and President Dilma Rousseff, who during the cup had mostly enjoyed a reprieve from protests over the record 11 billion

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Brazil may boot its long-ruling socialists over this. If so, good riddance.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TheMom, 7/9/2014 3:41:29 PM     (No. 9917169)

Hmm... perhaps we could take a lesson, here...


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Reply 2 - Posted by: droopydog, 7/9/2014 3:49:13 PM     (No. 9917181)

Ms. Rousseff should take a clue from King Putt--blame it on Bush.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lotsamojo, 7/9/2014 4:49:18 PM     (No. 9917261)

I am betting that Brazil, like Argentina, like Venezuela, like Uruguay . . . will get so upset with the current socialists that they will vote, perhaps with a little help from the local ballot counter/printers, in a new crop of socialists (however, Argentina may just keep the same incompetent socialist, why break a dynasty)! You heard it here first.

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