From The Resurgent: A Tale Of Two Venezuelas: While The Vast Majority Struggle, The Rich Live High

By now we’ve all heard the stories out of Venezuela. Food lines. Basic necessities nowhere to be found. Violent protests. But I bet you don’t know much about the other side of Venezuela’s rusty, barely-chugging socialist machine: a small minority of “socialist millionaires” and other wealthy Venezuelans living high on the hog.

Venezuelan party-hoppers and high society diners can plunk down tens of thousands of Bolivars for a night’s entertainment, and, buoyed by their rare wealth, they don’t have to bat an eye.

Some of the rich in Venezuela protest by day and party by night.

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