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Meanwhile, in Mexico...

Posted: Sun Jul 08, 2012 3:44 am
by rbmonosylabik
http://www.usatoday.com/news/world/stor ... 56086708/1

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18758321

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The amount used to buy the gift cards used to buy votes is somewhere around 3,000 million mexican pesos (or $224 million USD).

Re: Meanwhile, in Mexico...

Posted: Sun Jul 08, 2012 4:32 am
by rbmonosylabik

Re: Meanwhile, in Mexico...

Posted: Sun Jul 08, 2012 2:05 pm
by cpyatak
I hope the outcome in Mexico is better than ours was here in the States in 2000.

Bueno Suerte.

Chris

Re: Meanwhile, in Mexico...

Posted: Sun Jul 08, 2012 5:10 pm
by LoopStationZebra
I LOVE how Mexicans always have hot chicks for pretty much EVERYTHING.

The news. Hosting. Presenting protest banners.

Fucking awesome.

:x

Re: Meanwhile, in Mexico...

Posted: Sun Jul 08, 2012 6:13 pm
by rbmonosylabik
cpyatak wrote:I hope the outcome in Mexico is better than ours was here in the States in 2000.

Bueno Suerte.

Chris
Thanks. Honestly it seems unlikely that the election will be overturned, but if the result stands with people as mad as they are right now, these coming 6 years will be incredibly tense.

Peña Nieto was the governor who ordered the use of police force to stop the resistance in Atenco http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2006_civil ... dor_Atenco

LoopStationZebra wrote:I LOVE how Mexicans always have hot chicks for pretty much EVERYTHING.

The news. Hosting. Presenting protest banners.

Fucking awesome.

:x
Living here had to have an upside, right? :wink: