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Hugo Chavez

  1. Socialists Sub Chávez for God in Venezuelan PrayerYes, Chavistas have taken over the Lord’s Prayer.
  2. Hugo Chávez Will Be Buried After AllAs opposed to put on permanent display.
  3. Hugo Chávez Will Rest in PublicHis body will be put on permanent display.
  4. Hugo Chávez Died of a Heart AttackSecurity chief says he did not go peacefully.
  5. Hugo Chávez Is Dead and Fidel Castro Is AliveThe Venezuelan president has lost his long battle with cancer.
  6. Mitt Romney and Hugo Chávez Have Something in CommonThe 47 percent vs. the 45 percent.
  7. Hugo Chavez Says He Would Vote for President Obama If He CouldNot the most helpful endorsement. 
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    Watch a Bunch of Very Famous People Unknowingly Play Rock, Paper, ScissorsWho knew the Pope was so dextrous?
  9. Hugo Chávez Remark Sparks Foreign Policy Bickering Between Romney and ObamaRomney says Obama is insufficiently alarmed about the Venezuelan leader.
  10. Venezuelan Journalist Accuses Dan Rather of ‘Necrophiliac Storytelling’Rather is just another journalist with a “morbid wet dream.”
  11. twitter tactics
    This Is How Hugo Chávez Got Himself 3 Million Twitter FollowersMi casa es su casa.
  12. Venezuelan Crossword: Puzzle or Veiled Anti–Hugo Chávez Plot?It included Chavez’s brother’s name and “to kill.”
  13. Ahmadinejad and Hugo Chavez Joke About Pointing Weapons at WashingtonTwo U.S.-loathing presidents unite for laughs about their access to an atomic bomb.
  14. There’s Nothing Hugo Chavez Can’t Blame on the United StatesIt would not be strange if they had developed the technology to induce cancer and nobody knew about it until now.”
  15. Looks Like Qaddafi Has at Least One Friend Left: Hugo ChávezChávez also sending his love to Syria’s Assad.
  16. How Will Hugo Chávez Transport 211 Tons of Gold?Not easily or cheaply!
  17. Hugo Chávez Wants to Remain President of Venezuela for ‘Reasons of Love’He’s seeking a third, apparently amorous term.
  18. Hugo Chavez Has Returned to VenezuelaHere I am, back home and very happy.”
  19. From Cuba, Hugo Chavez Announces He’s Being Treated for CancerHe did not say when he plans to return to Venezuela.
  20. The Pus in Hugo Chavez’s Pelvis Isn’t Stopping Him From TweetingBut it is stopping him from going home to Venezuela.
  21. Hugo Chávez Declares War on Breast ImplantsClearly he’s been watching some viral videos.
  22. Admittedly, Hugo Chavez Admires Hillary Clinton’s ‘Spontaneous Smile’Awww, who doesn’t?
  23. Mediavore
    Hugo Chavez Seizing U.S. Bottle Maker; Irwindale Officials Stand Trial ForThe Venezuelan president charges a US. company with worker exploitation and environmental damage, while four city officials are accused of overdoing it at Peter Luger.
  24. Hugo Chavez Expresses His Feelings for Hillary Clinton in SongAnd it was glorious.
  25. Jesse Ventura Thinks High-School Seniors Should Be Required to See Oliver Stone’s Hugo Chavez FilmAmerica is the one on the other side of history here,” Stone says.
  26. Hugo Chavez Has a Team of 200 Helping Him TweetChavez called the site “a weapon that also needs to be used by the revolution.”
  27. Report: R. Allen Stanford Asked Representative Gregory Meeks to Get Help From ChavezThe alleged Ponzi-schemer asked the New York representative for help in punishing a whistle-blower.
  28. Obama to U.N. on Climate Change: ‘Our Generation’s Response to This Challenge Will Be Judged by History’Obama kicks off his big week at the U.N.
  29. Bailouts, Bankers, Brackets, and Bo: Obama’s First 100 DaysLet’s relive all of the memorable moments we’ve already forgotten.
  30. Hugo Chavez Gives President Obama His Own Bad PresentWhat’s worse than a nonfunctioning DVD box set? A book about evil American imperialism!
  31. the industry
    Oliver Stone to Explore Hugo Chavez’s Unresolved Daddy IssuesPlus: Showtime comes out!
  32. Alex Rodriguez Still Dating Cynthia Look-alikesPlus, everything else you need to know from today’s gossip columns.
  33. Fans to Joe Torre: Did You Get a Haircut?'Joe Torre’s new look, Ashlee Simpson’s continued Saturday Night Live ban, and Rudy Giuliani’s black eye — read all about it in our daily roundup of the juice in New York’s gossip columns.
  34. Has Al Gore Been Touching Bono in a Bad Way? Bono says that being with Al Gore is like “being with an Irish priest.” Mel Gibson supposedly distanced himself from Heath Ledger after Ledger chose to play a gay cowboy in Brokeback Mountain against Gibson’s counsel. Celebs like Sean Penn and Kevin Spacey may like Hugo Chavez because of his drugs.
  35. Naomi Campbell Picks Up the Microphone, Doesn’t Throw ItBarbara Walters. Christiane Amanpour. Andrea Mitchell. Katie Couric. Lesley Stahl. And, now, Naomi Campbell? The supermodel is trying to join the ranks of modern journalism’s most influential women interviewers. Campbell already had a sit-down with Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez, and now she’s set her sights on infirm and possibly-retiring Cuban leader Fidel Castro. She’s on assignment from GQ magazine, and she’s “not going to be political.” She doesn’t have anything with Castro set up yet, but she’s not coming back from Cuba empty-handed. “She’ll spend Christmas out there if she has to,” reports Daily Telegraph “Spy” columnist Celia Walden. “She also said she’ll land [French president Nicolas] Sarkozy in the New Year.” Fascinating! This is bound to turn into a great story, of some sort. Wherever she conducts these interviews, let us all hope that there are plenty of witnesses, and lots and lots of cell phones. Campbell in Cuba [Daily Telegraph via Fashionista]
  36. Donna Karan Accepts CougarhoodFifty-five-year-old Donna Karan’s boy toy is 30-year-old model J.J. Biasucci. Ethan Hawke allegedly started dating “secret” girlfriend (his former nanny!) Ryan Shawhughes before he was divorced from Uma Thurman. Steve Martin played the banjo and read funny poems at the Cutting Room. Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin shared a happy dinner at BLT Fish. Eighty-eight-year-old Manhattan district attorney Robert Morgenthau may step down from his post, which would allow Governor Spitzer to appoint Cyrus Vance Jr. Michael Kors served mini-cheeseburgers at his store opening in Soho. Madonna kicked 25 yoga students out of a studio at the Reebok Sports Club on Columbus so she could practice by herself. Howard Stern is annoyed at Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner for bringing paparazzi to his Upper West Side block.
  37. City Free of ‘Sex and the City’ Movie! ...For NowMets pitcher John Maine asked an attractive clubgoer at Touch if he could try on her black dress in the bathroom. Sex and the City wrapped up shooting in New York with a party at the Royalton Hotel. Bill Clinton swapped seats with Oscar de la Renta so he could sit next to Penélope Cruz instead of Anna Wintour at the Spanish Institute Gold Medal Gala. Lame duck Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz is annoyed that his name wasn’t included in a recent Post article about 2009 gubernatorial contenders. Tommy Hilfiger made $8.5 million when he sold the East Hampton home he bought a year and a half ago for $26.5 million. Bobby Cannavale dropped his 47-year-old girlfriend for 22-year-old Alison Pill. Fans of Law & Order: SVU are annoyed that Richard Belzer doesn’t have as much screen time as he once did.
  38. ‘Journal' Takes Beef with Mariane Pearl PublicMariane Pearl, the widow of murdered Wall Street Journal writer Daniel Pearl, and the Journal are no longer on friendly terms. Naomi Campbell told a crowd at a dinner for the Black Action Retail Group that she was done with throwing cellphones. (Her visit to Hugo Chavez also garnered praise from terrorist groups.) Former Giant Tiki Barber will attend the book party of NFL Network host Rich Eisen tonight at the Time Warner Center. Tyra Banks made out with a “gorgeous model type” at Thor in Hotel Rivington. Hilary Duff gave lap dances to a Joel Madden look-alike at Tenjune. Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg ran into her aunt Lee Radziwill at City Center.
  39. Still Barkin Up Ron’s TreeEllen Barkin claims that Ron Perelman owes her another $3.4 million because he promised to fund a production company for her and her brother. (She already got $40 million in the divorce.) Lindsay Lohan was dropped as the potential face of Louis Vuitton after stealing a lot of clothing during an Elle photo shoot. Sagg Pond in the Hamptons was jokingly renamed On Goldman Pond after Lloyd Blackfein and other GS employees bought houses on it. Some staffers at the Russian Tea Room claim the restaurant is haunted. Sumner Redstone may sell Paramount to settle family squabbling. Keith Richards did snort his dad’s ashes — just not with cocaine.
  40. Will Someone Please Call Family Services on Dina Lohan?Dina Lohan, the “white Oprah,” is in talks to do a reality show for E! in which she’ll try to turn her two youngest kids into stars. And Lindsay’s DUI arrest made it tough for underage girls to get into L.A. clubs after the MTV Movie Awards. Michael Moore has lost 30 pounds eating whole grains and sleeping more. Harvey Weinstein is an investor at Bungalow 8 doorman Armin Amiri’s new club, Socialista. Angelina Jolie is spending time with her children at the expense of spending time with Brad Pitt. Gwyneth Paltrow and David Byrne are bad tippers. Cameron Diaz gave André Balazs a neck rub.
  41. Rupert Knows Whether Judith Regan’s Kids Are Actually Honor StudentsLawyers for HarperCollins are in possession of Judith Regan’s financial statements, will, divorce papers, photographs of her children, unopened Christmas gifts, and a 20-by-30-foot painting of her, among other things. Because she left them all at that office. Ralph Ellison didn’t like Norman Mailer and his beat pals because they reduced the world to sex. As Harvey Weinstein was buying the rights to her movie, Mandy Moore was making out with D.J. AM. Hugo Chavez tried to meet Gisele when they were both in Rio, but she shot him down. Owen Wilson hung out with Kate Hudson in Australia.