September 16, 2005
-- by Dave Johnson
World leaders at the summit had been asked to speak for five minutes but Chavez ran long and when the presiding diplomat passed him a note saying his time was up, he threw it on the floor. He said if Bush could speak for 20 minutes, so could he.
When he finally stopped, he got what observers said was the loudest applause of the summit.
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Chavez is supposed to be on Nightline tonight. I think I'll set the VCR!
Posted by: grannyinsanity at September 16, 2005 12:28 PM
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