Lucidity has been suspended until further notice in Uruguay. These are difficult times for those who wish to stop and think. The entire nation feels aggrieved, wounded, humiliated. The hero of a motherland has been banished thanks to an international conspiracy. Virtually everyone believes that what we are dealing with here is a manoeuvre to halt this tiny but brave country, which threatens to repeat its feat of 1950 by lifting the World Cup for a third time and once again frustrate the interests of the powerful...
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