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Hugo Chavez now has something in common with Mao, Lenin, Ho Chi Minh, and Kim Il-Sung.

Macabre Tourism: How to Visit a Dead Dictator

On March 5, 2013, Hugo Chavez, the leader of Venezuela, died after a battle with cancer. After his death, it was quickly announced that his body would be embalmed and put on permanent display in the Venezuelan capital of Caraca...
by Jim Cheney

Christ the Savior Cathedral in Downtown Moscow, Russia

Photo of the Week: Moscow’s Infamous Christ the Savior Cathedral

Until recently, Moscow’s Christ the Savior Cathedral was most famous for being the tallest Orthodox Church in the world. However, more recently, it has gotten a lot of publicity as the place were three members of the Russ...
by Jim Cheney