Néstor Kirchner or Penguin? Hugo Chávez or Mickey Mouse?

Having lived in South America for two years now and having enjoyed many a morning catching up on South American politics, which is full of more scandal and mayhem than the reported lives of public figures including Katie Price and Amy Winehouse in the UK, Hugo Chávez has got to be the favourite without a doubt.

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Wall Street Journal damns Fernandez de Kirchner

Argentina’s President, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, has been a very busy lady in the recent weeks, attacking a number of the different elements which make up the Clarín Group including Fibertel (a huge internet provider in Argentina) and the national newspaper, Clarín. The video below illustrates the anger that continues to rise surrounding this particular issue well.

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