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Marie26 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-06-06 09:51 PM
Response to Reply #23
24. All the time?
So distraught that he can't even release a statement or announce his brother's condition? No. There's more to this.
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  -Chavez: Castro out of bed and talking Say_What  Aug-06-06 06:41 PM   #0 
  - Gusanos? Worms? Caterpillars? Is that a pejorative term?  Fridays Child   Aug-06-06 06:47 PM   #1 
  - It's how Cubans on the island refer to the so-called exiles in Miami  Say_What   Aug-06-06 07:27 PM   #2 
     - I like that. Thanks for the info.  Vidar   Aug-06-06 07:48 PM   #4 
     - Im not sure i follow you  muryan   Aug-08-06 12:24 AM   #105 
  - I do find it strange that Castro has not published a picture  Poppyseedman   Aug-06-06 07:29 PM   #3 
  - How many photos have you seen of U.S. officials immediately  Judi Lynn   Aug-06-06 09:10 PM   #11 
  - The first time I went to Cuba...  mexicoxpat   Aug-06-06 09:27 PM   #18 
  - It was long ago and far away but don't t forget LBJ's gallbladder scar...  BrotherBuzz   Aug-06-06 10:03 PM   #29 
  - As i recall, LBJ was trying to explain why he was not running for  megatherium   Aug-07-06 10:21 PM   #103 
     - The surgery was in 1965, three years before the election  BrotherBuzz   Aug-08-06 12:05 AM   #104 
        - Thanks for the clarification. I was only 5 at the time. nt  megatherium   Aug-08-06 07:27 AM   #110 
           - There was one other horrid photo-op from the era.  BrotherBuzz   Aug-08-06 01:11 PM   #127 
  - Ronald Reagan after intestinal surgery.  Garbo 2004   Aug-07-06 04:47 AM   #51 
  - So?  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 04:57 AM   #53 
     - So? In answer to your question in your previous post:  Garbo 2004   Aug-07-06 05:13 AM   #56 
        - Yeah? I honestly don't care.  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 05:30 AM   #57 
  - Reagan, LBJ. Cheney after out patient.  Poppyseedman   Aug-07-06 05:55 AM   #59 
  - One has to keep up the hopes as long as possible, huh?  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Aug-08-06 11:33 AM   #122 
  - Strikes me as an odd thing to say  flobee1   Aug-06-06 08:04 PM   #5 
  - I heard her say that on MTP this morning, and  Ilsa   Aug-06-06 10:13 PM   #32 
  - period of difficulty & troubles  Marie26   Aug-06-06 10:16 PM   #34 
  - HAH! Few slips are more Freudian than that! -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Aug-08-06 11:34 AM   #123 
  - What is a resident gusano....  whistle   Aug-06-06 08:19 PM   #6 
  - Apparently Chavez hasn't spoken to Castro but is only repeating what he's  Garbo 2004   Aug-06-06 08:20 PM   #7 
  - From what we read about real Cubans in Cuba, they aren't trembling  Judi Lynn   Aug-06-06 09:14 PM   #15 
     - ABC News  Marie26   Aug-06-06 09:39 PM   #20 
     - There is no new leader. Mr Castro isn't dead. He's still Head of State.  Mika   Aug-06-06 10:19 PM   #35 
        - Uh-huh  Marie26   Aug-06-06 10:25 PM   #37 
        - You'd think after 47 years  Yupster   Aug-09-06 09:58 AM   #134 
     - ? Did I say Cubans were "trembling?" Are there "unreal" Cubans in  Garbo 2004   Aug-07-06 02:10 AM   #43 
        - Castro has a whole team which governs Cuba  Robbien   Aug-07-06 03:36 AM   #46 
           - Speaking of which, they're mentioned in this article I just found:  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 04:23 AM   #48 
  - This is weird  Marie26   Aug-06-06 08:27 PM   #8 
  - This may be a setup for when Castro really checks out by fueling  FreeStateDemocrat   Aug-06-06 08:33 PM   #9 
  - Or maybe he really is checking out.  Marie26   Aug-06-06 09:13 PM   #13 
     - There were no photos issued after he fell and broke his knee and arm  Judi Lynn   Aug-06-06 09:16 PM   #16 
        - The difference is,  Marie26   Aug-06-06 09:30 PM   #19 
           - One small difference in the two surgeries: he remained conscious  Judi Lynn   Aug-06-06 10:06 PM   #30 
           - So he transfered power  Marie26   Aug-07-06 09:20 AM   #61 
              - It looks like you are right.  Mika   Aug-07-06 09:29 AM   #63 
                 - Oh, I will.  Marie26   Aug-07-06 09:36 AM   #65 
                    - Its good that someone here knows what is actually happening in Cuba.  Mika   Aug-07-06 09:40 AM   #67 
           - So much speculation and NO FACTS to back it up...  Say_What   Aug-07-06 09:25 AM   #62 
              - Uh, how does that post  Marie26   Aug-07-06 09:38 AM   #66 
                 - Your theories are proof enough.  Mika   Aug-07-06 09:41 AM   #68 
                 - Now you're making  Marie26   Aug-07-06 09:46 AM   #69 
                    - Just as helpful as your theories.  Mika   Aug-07-06 09:49 AM   #70 
                    - The MiamiGusano Terrorist organisation CANF  Say_What   Aug-07-06 09:54 AM   #73 
                    - So what?  Marie26   Aug-07-06 09:55 AM   #74 
                       - Who said ANYTHING about forbidden commentary?  Mika   Aug-07-06 09:59 AM   #76 
                    - Calls for Uprising Get Little Response in Cuba  Say_What   Aug-07-06 10:01 AM   #77 
                       - And obviously,  Marie26   Aug-07-06 10:08 AM   #81 
                 - Do you read what you write???  Say_What   Aug-07-06 09:50 AM   #71 
                    - Oh come on now, Say_What. Nothing beats a good theory..  Mika   Aug-07-06 09:55 AM   #75 
                    - Particularly when it's so close to what's being cranked out of  Say_What   Aug-07-06 10:04 AM   #79 
                    - Are any of those people the leader?  Marie26   Aug-07-06 10:02 AM   #78 
                       - Correct, no congress, but they do have a PARLIAMENT  Say_What   Aug-07-06 10:07 AM   #80 
                       - I am sorry but your posts are just nuts  Robbien   Aug-07-06 10:16 AM   #83 
                          - See, this is what's weird  Marie26   Aug-07-06 10:26 AM   #85 
                             - I believe the absence from the media spotlight is deliberate  Robbien   Aug-07-06 10:38 AM   #86 
                                - I never said there'd  Marie26   Aug-07-06 12:42 PM   #91 
                                   - Yeah, I do agree. He is in his eighties,intestinal leakage is a big deal  Robbien   Aug-07-06 01:33 PM   #94 
  - Raul is probably at his brothers bedside.  killbotfactory   Aug-06-06 09:49 PM   #23 
     - All the time?  Marie26   Aug-06-06 09:51 PM   #24 
        - Maybe he is in hiding making sure the US isn't about to pull something off  killbotfactory   Aug-06-06 09:57 PM   #27 
  - My guess is that Castro is dead or pretty close to it . . .  Foolkiller   Aug-06-06 08:47 PM   #10 
  - I think you are right...  gorekerrydreamticket   Aug-06-06 09:13 PM   #12 
  - Excellent essay! All makes sense but I guess we'll have to wait it out.  Auntie Bush   Aug-06-06 09:13 PM   #14 
  - He got it from a very right-wing writer, and here's her bio.  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 06:55 PM   #98 
  - Great post!  Marie26   Aug-06-06 09:24 PM   #17 
  - To be honest . . .  Foolkiller   Aug-06-06 09:49 PM   #22 
  - More on the author of your post:  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 09:31 PM   #102 
  - Raul is the VP and assumes the presidency according to the constitution  killbotfactory   Aug-06-06 09:55 PM   #26 
  - No, he is NOT the VP  Marie26   Aug-06-06 09:58 PM   #28 
     - Apparently there are many VP's in Cuba  killbotfactory   Aug-06-06 10:26 PM   #38 
        - LOL  Marie26   Aug-06-06 10:31 PM   #39 
           - General Arnaldo Ochoa  Yupster   Aug-09-06 10:09 AM   #135 
  - No, he should post it as an article by a very right-wing author.  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 06:58 PM   #99 
  - Thanks  Foolkiller   Aug-06-06 09:45 PM   #21 
  - There are DU'ers who have been all over Cuba in rented cars, on bicycle,  Judi Lynn   Aug-06-06 10:10 PM   #31 
  - Gosh, Canadians don't seem to have any big problems....  Spazito   Aug-06-06 10:34 PM   #40 
  - I tend to believe Stratfor's take on the situation  Robbien   Aug-07-06 04:53 AM   #52 
  - Interesting.Thanx for the look.Many of us don't subscribe 2 Stratfor's.n/t  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 05:00 AM   #54 
     - Stratfor lets you get in free if you come in from Google  Robbien   Aug-07-06 05:12 AM   #55 
        - Thanks a lot. Looking forward to learning how to do this! n/t  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 05:35 AM   #58 
  - That's what the Gusanos *guessed* to... HA HA wrong again....  Say_What   Aug-07-06 09:31 AM   #64 
  - Nope  Marie26   Aug-07-06 09:51 AM   #72 
  - Painful As It Is to Acknowledge It, Fidel's Time on Earth Is Finite  Akim   Aug-08-06 04:20 AM   #108 
     - Fidel and Mandela...  Say_What   Aug-08-06 07:47 AM   #111 
     - Thank-you, Say_What  Akim   Aug-08-06 10:00 AM   #116 
     - Thanks for showing the cover of the book. What a title! Wonderful. n/t  Judi Lynn   Aug-08-06 10:27 PM   #133 
     - Epitaph, not epithet (Word Police Alert!!!)  martymar64   Aug-08-06 08:33 AM   #112 
        - Forgive My Mispelling. It was 5:20 in the morning.  Akim   Aug-08-06 09:09 AM   #114 
           - That's cool! Welcome to DU!  martymar64   Aug-08-06 11:22 AM   #119 
  - I can see why you didn't name the author to your piece.  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 06:48 PM   #97 
     - ...  Marie26   Aug-07-06 09:26 PM   #101 
  - By the way . . .  Foolkiller   Aug-06-06 09:54 PM   #25 
  - Also, he might have been abducted by aliens. n/t  Guy Whitey Corngood   Aug-06-06 10:20 PM   #36 
  - "Generalsimo Francisco Franco is still alive, or not dead!"  Ilsa   Aug-06-06 10:16 PM   #33 
  - Yeah, I remember that. Especially SNL's take off on Franco's condition. nt  Garbo 2004   Aug-07-06 01:38 AM   #41 
  - Same with Tito  Yupster   Aug-09-06 10:10 AM   #136 
  - Cuban vice president: Castro will be back at work in a few weeks  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 02:03 AM   #42 
  - "Some Doubt Castro Will Return to Full Role"  Garbo 2004   Aug-07-06 02:44 AM   #44 
  - Cubans offer numerous prayers for Castro  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 03:27 AM   #45 
  - Even Atheists Are Praying for Fidel  Akim   Aug-08-06 12:07 PM   #126 
  - One Cuban That Says It Best.......  NewSpectrum   Aug-07-06 03:54 AM   #47 
  - I think Hugo gets up every morning and over breakfast,  sfexpat2000   Aug-07-06 04:29 AM   #49 
  - Photos of visitors to the Elin Gonzalez site in Little Havana.  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 04:32 AM   #50 
  - It appears that Chavez has joined in the propaganda.  robcon   Aug-07-06 07:55 AM   #60 
  - Where is Mika?  rayofreason   Aug-07-06 10:14 AM   #82 
  - Mika is right, and so are so many other informed DUers  Robbien   Aug-07-06 10:23 AM   #84 
  - We shall see...  rayofreason   Aug-07-06 10:41 AM   #87 
     - I believe that any opposition to the government by Cubans is banned  Robbien   Aug-07-06 10:51 AM   #88 
        - This is a laughable case of hero-worship  robcon   Aug-07-06 11:56 AM   #89 
        - Well said.  rayofreason   Aug-07-06 12:01 PM   #90 
        - Since the US is going in the same direction  Robbien   Aug-07-06 01:49 PM   #95 
        - Thank you.  muryan   Aug-08-06 12:29 AM   #106 
        - Oh, but you're still a winner, yourself.  Judi Lynn   Aug-08-06 12:34 AM   #107 
        - Which Really is Not Saying Much At All  stepnw1f   Aug-08-06 11:43 AM   #124 
        - Castro Era Will Be Known as "The Peace of Fidel"  Akim   Aug-08-06 04:47 AM   #109 
        - 'But other than political speech'  Chris W   Aug-07-06 12:52 PM   #92 
           - He's been tombstoned.  Marie26   Aug-07-06 12:54 PM   #93 
  - I'm right here.  Mika   Aug-08-06 08:56 AM   #113 
  - He must have gone under a  mountainvue   Aug-07-06 02:25 PM   #96 
  - I did a search. His last entry was last night at 10:54 p.m.  Judi Lynn   Aug-07-06 07:39 PM   #100 
  - Are the "Gusanos" the folks on homemade boats escaping to the US?  cigsandcoffee   Aug-08-06 09:28 AM   #115 
  - They Are Deluded Economic Migrants, Not Gusanos  Akim   Aug-08-06 10:18 AM   #117 
  - I presume the "religion of consumerism..."  cigsandcoffee   Aug-08-06 11:30 AM   #121 
     - Cubans Do Migrate To Canada (and Thence Here)  Akim   Aug-08-06 11:55 AM   #125 
  - Because they don't qualify for a legal immigration visa.  Mika   Aug-08-06 10:23 AM   #118 
     - Thanks for the primer on the Cuban economy.  cigsandcoffee   Aug-08-06 11:23 AM   #120 
        - Canada and Mexico don't offer them food stamps, housing, social  Judi Lynn   Aug-08-06 01:38 PM   #128 
           - Ingesting too many cigs & coffee could make one overlook that 2+2=4.  Mika   Aug-08-06 06:23 PM   #129 
  - The lord be praised!  Spinoza   Aug-08-06 06:47 PM   #130 
  - oh no, he's two steps ahead of our President!  MisterP   Aug-08-06 07:24 PM   #131 
  - "Fidel Castro, a hug for you, friend and comrade..."  DemCapitalist   Aug-08-06 07:48 PM   #132 
 

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