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35. Good for Hugo. Obama's capable of learning
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  -Chvez Gives Obama Book on Latin American History Judi Lynn  Apr-18-09 11:37 AM   #0 
  - Here's the cover of his book if you want to pick it up at a store, or online:  Judi Lynn   Apr-18-09 11:46 AM   #1 
  - thanks for the post and tip, both great! n/t  mix   Apr-18-09 11:47 AM   #2 
  - I'll get this book for my cousin  AlphaCentauri   Apr-18-09 12:13 PM   #6 
  - Hugo had his boy in Caracas steal the mayors copy and gave it to Barack  ohio2007   Apr-18-09 01:46 PM   #17 
  - I think Rosales was reading the Latin American Idiot by Vargas Llosa  AlphaCentauri   Apr-18-09 01:53 PM   #18 
     - Or maybe Tom Delay's masterpiece, No retreat, no surrender. n/t  EFerrari   Apr-18-09 02:23 PM   #26 
        - That's Ledezma's bible n/t  AlphaCentauri   Apr-18-09 06:22 PM   #37 
  - Maybe someone who sees your post will suggest something.  Judi Lynn   Apr-18-09 02:27 PM   #28 
  - To really oversimplify it, would you say it's along the lines of Howard Zinn's  catzies   Apr-18-09 03:23 PM   #34 
     - "Overthrow" documents part of the history of the US overturning  EFerrari   Apr-18-09 07:46 PM   #41 
  - Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA (Hardcover)  bemildred   Apr-18-09 08:18 PM   #42 
  - Exactly the right book. Everyone should read it.  Ghost Dog   Apr-18-09 02:06 PM   #20 
     - Hi, Ghost Dog. Glad you've read it. He's a tremendous person.  Judi Lynn   Apr-18-09 02:33 PM   #29 
  - Galeano!  bemildred   Apr-18-09 11:49 AM   #3 
  - This also covers the Reagan era, which would be so good to see, coming from Galeano.Thanks. n/t  Judi Lynn   Apr-18-09 12:09 PM   #5 
     - I'm very fond of Mr Galeano.  bemildred   Apr-18-09 03:01 PM   #32 
  - This book is the leftist bible for Latin America  flamingdem   Apr-18-09 11:53 AM   #4 
  - Obama Gets History Lesson From Latin American Leaders  bemildred   Apr-18-09 12:27 PM   #7 
  - Claro que si!  netania99   Apr-18-09 12:34 PM   #8 
  - Maybe someone else will give Obama a CD  netania99   Apr-18-09 12:37 PM   #9 
  - Or, The Buena Vista Social Club.  Mika   Apr-18-09 12:39 PM   #10 
  - Wow! A world without those guys seems so bleak! Wonderful people. Thanks. n/t  Judi Lynn   Apr-19-09 03:27 AM   #51 
  - And a copy of The Godfather 3.  EFerrari   Apr-18-09 12:44 PM   #11 
  - Bendita tu luz.  remedy1   Apr-18-09 12:59 PM   #13 
  - Nice!  netania99   Apr-18-09 01:12 PM   #14 
     - Para usted...  remedy1   Apr-18-09 02:34 PM   #30 
        - Yeah, nice. On the subject of pop video art, any opinions on this one out there?  Ghost Dog   Apr-18-09 07:21 PM   #39 
        - Holy moly  netania99   Apr-19-09 01:33 AM   #44 
        - Ruben Blades  netania99   Apr-19-09 01:49 AM   #45 
           - Anyone have time to watch a fantastically FAST Cuban salsa?  Judi Lynn   Apr-19-09 03:17 AM   #49 
              - Cool videos!  bitchkitty   Apr-19-09 06:09 AM   #52 
                 - Don't know how they do it! That dancer actually appeared to have mastered  Judi Lynn   Apr-19-09 07:25 AM   #53 
        - That song is beautiful. The video is intense, well done.  Judi Lynn   Apr-19-09 03:08 AM   #48 
        - Here's a version of Nathalie Cardone singing the song on stage.  Judi Lynn   Apr-19-09 03:20 AM   #50 
        - Excellent. I saw some others not nearly as good as the one you posted. Thank you. n/t  Judi Lynn   Apr-19-09 03:03 AM   #47 
  - Alfonso Maya: El zonzonete  AlphaCentauri   Apr-18-09 02:03 PM   #19 
  - ...Mario Benedetti...  Ghost Dog   Apr-18-09 02:19 PM   #23 
     - Excellent song, images. Powerful.  Judi Lynn   Apr-18-09 02:52 PM   #31 
  - First Hugo promoted Noam Chomsky's book, now Eduardo Galeano. Cool!  Brother Buzz   Apr-18-09 12:57 PM   #12 
  - I'll take a Hugo recommendation over an Oprah one any day!  RufusTFirefly   Apr-18-09 02:07 PM   #21 
  - Now I have to get this book  PufPuf23   Apr-18-09 01:15 PM   #15 
  - Note that he gave Obama a copy that was in English  marshall   Apr-18-09 03:13 PM   #33 
  - White House Senior Advisor: Obama More Popular Than Chavez in Venezuela  ohio2007   Apr-18-09 01:42 PM   #16 
  - LOL That State Department holdovers are still trying to stir up sh!t.  EFerrari   Apr-18-09 02:19 PM   #24 
  - Right. Because nobody could ever be more popular than Hugo Chavez  ShareTheWoods   Apr-19-09 09:15 AM   #55 
     - No, genius. Because this is a "good news" story and they frame it  EFerrari   Apr-19-09 03:04 PM   #60 
  - What an undiplomatic statement! Like a schoolyard bully trying to start a fight.  Peace Patriot   Apr-18-09 06:23 PM   #38 
     - PP, if you get a moment, could you lend a brain here?  EFerrari   Apr-18-09 07:32 PM   #40 
  - Excellent. There is no better way to learn about a people than to read  jwirr   Apr-18-09 02:17 PM   #22 
  - At least this president is capable of reading a book  Sabriel   Apr-18-09 02:21 PM   #25 
  - Chavez and his colleagues seem to be book exchangers.  EFerrari   Apr-18-09 02:26 PM   #27 
  - Good for Hugo. Obama's capable of learning  Vidar   Apr-18-09 04:13 PM   #35 
  - Tapper just mentioned on ABC Tv that the book started today on  No Elephants   Apr-18-09 05:37 PM   #36 
  - Wow! Now that's very interesting. Beautiful knowing there will be 54,000 learning what they need  Judi Lynn   Apr-19-09 03:00 AM   #46 
  - Chavez comes bearing gift  biopowertoday   Apr-18-09 09:56 PM   #43 
  - I almost feel sorry for Obama  Geek_Girl   Apr-19-09 08:36 AM   #54 
  - South America wants to know that he will not be working to overthrow any of their elected Presidents  Judi Lynn   Apr-19-09 09:26 AM   #56 
  - Yup, that's it. Simple question. nt  bemildred   Apr-19-09 10:00 AM   #57 
  - Yes, he has a lot on his plate.  EFerrari   Apr-19-09 03:02 PM   #59 
  - PIC:  bottomtheweaver   Apr-19-09 02:55 PM   #58 

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