Hugo Chavez: I don’t need no stinkin’ term limits!

Hugo…made in Venezuela…offering a lifetime warranty.

This from AFP:

Venezuela’s Chavez wants to lift term limits

President Hugo Chavez prepared to offer Wednesday changes to Venezuela’s constitution to allow the head of state to run for office multiple times and tighten executive control over local government.

Chavez wants to modify the constitution, which was already rewritten under him in 1999, to cement his vision of “21st Century Socialism” and lift term limits that allow the president to serve only two successive six-year terms.

“We are starting a new era, on the path towards ‘Socialism of the 21st Century,’ and we have stumbled on … old structures that remained intact in the constitution,” Chavez said late Tuesday to VTV state television network.

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