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Hugo Chavez: His Top 10 Public Moments

Photo of Hugo Chavez, in a mint-green shirt, raising a fist and smiling at a crowd Agencia Brasil, via Wikimedia Commons

"I have always... heard that it would not be strange that there had been civilization on Mars," he said in 2011, "but maybe capitalism arrived there, imperialism arrived and finished off the planet." 

From wondering if capitalism destroyed Mars to being told "Shut up!" by the King of Spain... The NY Times counts down 10 great moments from the late Hugo Chavez.