Police in Venezuela say they have seized nearly 2,500 rolls of toilet paper in an overnight raid of a clandestine warehouse storing scarce goods.
How much does 2,500 rolls cost in a civilised country? £1 for 6 or something? So we\’ve a police raid over £400\’s worth of loo roll.
The socialist government says the shortages are part of a plot by opponents to destabilize the country. Economists blame the government\’s price and currency controls.
Economists, whadda they know, hunh?