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Where a Bottle of Whisky Costs 16 Years of Wages

Venezuelans give up a symbol of their national identity and turn to local rum.

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Where a Bottle of Whisky Costs 16 Years of Wages

Editor’s Note: There are few places as chaotic or dangerous as Venezuela. “Life in Caracas” is a series of short stories that seeks to capture the surreal quality of living in a land in total disarray.

“Y el whisky?”