For the first time in a very long time, Memeorandum has more than one story on Latin America:
President Obama Cancels Latin America Events
Cancel the sight seeing. With the situation escalating in Libya, President Obama scrapped Wednesday’s his public schedule. He was expected to visit the San Andres Mayan Runins and meet with US Embassy staff. But instead, he will now spend the entire day at the American Embassy, where he is expected to participate in at least one conference call on Libya before returning to Washington a few hours ahead of schedule.
The Lonely Conservative says,
I suppose we’ll be expected to give the Commander in Chief some sort of medal for canceling his sight seeing to deal with a war he voluntarily entered into without the approval of Congress.
As Just One Minute points out, Maybe Qaddafi Can Stay If He Delivers Change We Can Believe In. Or something.
Chavez says capitalism may have ended life on Mars, while he’s doing his best towards destroying what’s left of Venezuela’s economy. Venezuela News and VIews has the video, in Spanish,
That’s the same Hugo Chavez who’s spent $15billion in armaments, too. Nuts, and armed to the teeth.
Also at Memeorandum, 13 Illegal Immigrants Arrested in California Wearing U.S. Marine Uniforms
arrested 13 illegal immigrants disguised as U.S. Marines and riding in a fake military van, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Tuesday.
The illegal immigrants were clad in Marine uniforms when they were apprehended at the Campo Border Patrol Westbound I-8 checkpoint at 11 p.m. on March 14 near Pine Valley, Calif., border officials said. Two U.S. citizens in the van also were arrested.
Their name tags said “Perez”, and the license plate of the van had been stolen from a US government vehicle.