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Old 02-11-2013, 10:05 AM   #272
Merlin III
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Originally Posted by GuateRider View Post
Great pics as always and even more fascinating stories...
Youe experience with gas station not selling you any gas for being a "gringa" reminded me when I was down there for the first time in 1979 and people in the market refused to sell me food because I was a "gringo".
As far as corrupt cops , I'm not surprised . Their supreme boss is a puppet of Venezuelan madman Hugo Chavez
Well, both Chavez and Morales were democratically elected with good pluralities. IMHO, the disconnect between Gringos and Bolivians is mostly cultural with a healthy dose of repression by American Corps and the CIA in the 1960s- Just sayin...........
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