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by Sr. El Puelche
Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:44 am
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

Okay so a couple things----I will identify episodes when I was not in Chile and did not experience them myself----In regard to news bias on the part of media------Yeah, it could have been fabricated-----the cap story was on the news in television and print media and I saw it----I talked with Chilean...
by Sr. El Puelche
Fri Sep 13, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

Yeah come on waiting.

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by Sr. El Puelche
Fri Sep 13, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

Bring it SCL, Do you have you an argument.? Not the first time someone has pulled a knife on me------Yeah so state your case if you can and lets hear it?
by Sr. El Puelche
Fri Sep 13, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

Mr. ScL,

What is your proof against what i say?


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by Sr. El Puelche
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

Now after the Giratorio bombing——a definite violation of the informal summer cease fire——Pinochet pushed out to find the communists. In that summer, January, February and March it was on. Understand that communists in Chile did not work and so they robbed banks to fund their life and their cause. An...
by Sr. El Puelche
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

Sent from a friend in Argentina------- a new book:

https://elpais.com/internacional/2019/0 ... JjZcvK_rXE


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by Sr. El Puelche
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

I remember in La Serena a Valpo professional basketball team came to visit during semana santa------with more than a few African American players in their group------it caused total chaos downtown with Carabineros having to stop and re-route traffic around them as they walked the city-----Chileans h...
by Sr. El Puelche
Thu Sep 12, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

In early January I went out like any other day——to explore. Closing in on the evening, I wanted to be so out still so with book in hand I made my to the Metro Manuel Montt passing on to Metro Los Leones after a fat meal at El Parron on the patio. El Parron was an old school Chilean place with all wo...
by Sr. El Puelche
Thu Sep 12, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

Its not a part of the culture anymore I don't think------everyone in Chile did this back in the day-----definitely takes some getting used to but it was fun to stare back and just an interesting quirk you don't see most places.


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by Sr. El Puelche
Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

Curfew-------Glad you brought that up-----its a funny glad thing, in all the time I was in Chile during Pinochet----I never came across anyone that knew anyone else that had been shot-----I don't know if the soldiers were bad shots or they were warnings-----I never saw a curfew violation go down----...
by Sr. El Puelche
Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

Starring-----I am sure technology has a lot to do with it------In those days most Chileans did not have a television and hardly anyone had a phone----too expensive but the infrastructure (overhead phone lines) I had family that worked for the phone company and he had a phone for work-----no one else...
by Sr. El Puelche
Wed Sep 11, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Where Should I Start?
Replies: 104
Views: 17957

Re: Where Should I Start?

11 de septiembre de 1973———Maybe everyone is a little Chilean on this day——And maybe a little American too. My family was is strictly anti-communist. During Allende everyone was encouraged (light word) to join the communist party. There were shortages for food and basic goods. Word would spread with...