Thursday, May 16, 2013

Socalism: Venezuela to import 50M rolls of toilet paper after government claims it's wiped out

Via Billy


First milk, butter, coffee and cornmeal ran short. Now Venezuela is running out of the most basic of necessities — toilet paper.

Blaming political opponents for the shortfall, as it does for other shortages, the embattled socialist government says it will import 50 million rolls to boost supplies.

That was little comfort to consumers struggling to find toilet paper on Wednesday.

"This is the last straw," said Manuel Fagundes, a shopper hunting for tissue in downtown Caracas. "I'm 71 years old and this is the first time I've seen this."

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  1. Forget medicine, technology and all that stuff, we all know toilet paper is the real mark of civilization!