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TorgoX (1933)


"Il est beau comme la retractilité des serres des oiseaux rapaces [...] et surtout, comme la rencontre fortuite sur une table de dissection d'une machine à coudre et d'un parapluie !" -- Lautréamont

Journal of TorgoX (1933)

Wednesday December 25, 2002
03:27 AM

Holiday in Cambodia

[ #9625 ]
Dear Log,

«Children are dying daily of malnutrition in Argentina as a result of the catastrophic economic crisis in the world's fourth biggest exporter of food. In the past week, images of stunted, emaciated children have scandalised Argentina, long known as the grainstore of the world. Meanwhile the vast, fertile country has increased exports of meat, wheat, corn and soya this year. Some of the children pictured in north-eastern Tucuman province had the bloated stomachs, blotchy skin and dry hair associated with severe protein deficiency.»

--"Child hunger deaths shock Argentina:Economic crisis sharpens poverty in world's fourth biggest food exporting country"

So... what did they do to deserve that?

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