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Comment Re:Wat? (Score 1) 102

Yes, but Morrocan government under Hassan II entirely destroyed the country's educative system in the 80', after the massive investments in education of the 50's and 60's produced a high number of educated leftists...
Math levels are quite good for the selected few, but a big engineering project can't rely only on maths.

Comment Re: Nothing to see here, move on (Score 1) 348

If you had to blame anyone outside of Mexico for the increased violence, you could blame Pablo Escobar who arranged for the Colombian cocaine to be shipped through Mexico in their own heroine and marijuana smuggling tracks.

And who exactly put Pablo Escobar and the Medellin Cartel in power, and many years later replaced it with the more compliant Cali Cartel when Escobar thought that he could play solo rather than continue to serve his overlords?

Comment Re:Funny (Score 1) 143

Actually, the military opinion of the time was that there were no way to SUPPORT a military offensive through the Ardennes - and indeed there wasn't, the german panzer force was out of support after its victory, and without fuel nor ammunition would have been unable to resist a counter-offensive if the French High Command hadn't considered that military defeat was a way to get rid of the hated Republic...

You have a massage (from the Swedish prime minister).