10 December 2006
Browning the Grey Lady
Venezuela is raising customs taxes by 15 percent on a number of imports, including Scots whisky, razor blades, sailboats and toilet paper.
[The New York Times] should give a small grant to the people of Venezuela so they can subscribe to the "All News That's Fit To
And just how, precisely, will they save money?
[T]he stone-cold sober Venezuelans will let the stubble grow, sit in the dark when the power goes out, and reach for the New York Times "in the loo" when the non-essential tp runs out.
The downside? The Times, so far as I know, is not known for its absorbency.Posted at 8:41 AM to Dyssynergy