The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Shortage Shuts Famed Ice Cream Shop

    Toilet paper, spare tires and now this — the cruelty of Venezuela’s economic crisis knows no bounds. The Coromoto ice cream shop has been forced to temporarily shut its doors in the touristy city of Merida because of a milk shortage. With 863 choices, the shop holds the Guinness World Record for the most extensive variety of flavors. But the scarcity of basic goods and high black-market prices have seen profits melt.

    The Hindu, Washington Times

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