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10/3/11

As soon as I wake up, before I put on my make-up...

One thing that never lasts long in South America is a frank, open and honest Finance Minister that knows about economics and the little any LatAm country can do if China stops buying their stuff. So we'd better enjoy Luis Castilla, new FinMin in Peru, while he's still around. This from Reuters today (translated):

"The truth is that I also light a little candle every day and pray that China doesn't fall apart on us."

And of course it's a great excuse to include a chunk of the voice of all voices. You think I'm going to pass up an opportunity like this?