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Montevideo, August 14th 2022 - 19:07 UTC
Uruguayan president Jose Mujica, 75, formally declared to the Transparency and Public Ethics commission that his entire wealth amounts to a 1987 Volkswagen Beatle valued at about 1.900 US dollars. Read full article
how refreshing! a political leader not concerned with partying. a vintage blue volkswagen trumps a two block long caravan of black suburbans and an armored presidential limousine.
I agree, and if he continues his term in the way he started it, Uruguay will set an example for the rest of the world! Amazing how an ex-guerrilla can actually become a democratic example.
Slightly different on the other side of the Rio de la Plata. Can you imagine la Princesa de Plastica (orgullosa de sus abuelos españoles) getting by in a beetle...
Amazing stuff can happen in SA.
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