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Chavez to Obama:
I'd vote for you, and you for me

Reuters, by Helen Murphy

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Posted By:Drive, 10/1/2012 8:10:14 AM

CARACAS, Sept 30 - With both presidents facing tight re-election fights, Venezuela's Hugo Chavez gave a surprise endorsement to Barack Obama on Sunday - and said the U.S. leader no doubt felt the same."I hope this doesn't harm Obama, but if I was from the United States, I'd vote for Obama," the socialist Chavez said of a man he first reached out to in 2009 but to whom he has since generally been insulting.Chavez is running for a new six-year term against opposition challenger Henrique Capriles, while Obama seeks re-election in November

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: beca, 10/1/2012 8:11:45 AM     (No. 8901580)

how precious

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/1/2012 8:26:31 AM     (No. 8901609)

Chavez knows a brother caudillo when he sees one.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: caddyjak, 10/1/2012 8:29:57 AM     (No. 8901615)

So far he has the Communist Party, muslim brotherhood and Chavez. Sounds like a real winner to me.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Newtsche, 10/1/2012 8:35:39 AM     (No. 8901632)

Haven't read the article, it's about the Caracas rally blog link in "Must Reads", no?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mickturn, 10/1/2012 10:47:33 AM     (No. 8901941)

Commies in love with each other, nothing new here!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: NYbob, 10/1/2012 12:12:17 PM     (No. 8902180)

Winston described BHO's guiding philosophy this way - Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: lil dotty, 10/1/2012 5:11:25 PM     (No. 8902793)

Chavez, saw a photo of your opponent yesterday If votes were based on looks....you'd not have a chance. We do know that oh dark won must buy every vote he receives (cell phones, birth control, food stamps, etc) What are you giving out for votes? Donations to sperm banks? Tough times, huh?

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