Chavez taunts Palin

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says US vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is a “poor thing” who didn’t know what she was saying when she called him a dictator.

Mr Chavez says Mrs Palin is a “beauty queen” that the Republican party is using as its “figurine”. He said it was a shame.

Mr Chavez said one must do as Christ did: Forgive her because she knows not what she says.

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