Socialism for the 21st century!
The Economist gets it,
the key similarity between the two regimes is not their thuggishness but their economic ineptitude. Both believe that market forces can be bossed around like soldiers on parade. In both cases, the results are similar: shortages, inflation and tumbling living standards.
In other Venezuelan news,
Low Water Levels Mean Lights May Go Out in Caracas – they already do.