Venezuela: Government Intervention of Banks is Parodied

Political humor blog El chiguire bipolar (The bipolar capybara) mocks the Government of Venezuela [es] after intervening four banks of the country: from now on, author parodies, Bancolchón [Mattress Bank] will manage public money, as customers can carry out cash withdrawals, make national and international transfers and “keep a glass of wine from tipping over while a bear makes itself comfortable beside it”.


  • Yuca

    “after intervening four of the most important banks of the country”?!!!
    BanPro, Canarias, Confederado and Bolívar Banco are not the most important banks in Venezuela, not even in a middle rank, they hold 10% of the money’s mass of the Venezuelan bank system.

    I wonder if all jokes starting with a lie instead of a fact, are they better jokes?

  • Yuca, thanks for the correction. It was an edition mistake; the blogger did not make that comment.

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