Each country has the government it deserves?
The battle was lost, Brazil is going under. The incompetent (but politically very competent) guys were reelected. Dilma, their boss, has one silver bullet: go back on everything said and done, call Palocci and Meirelles back and grant them real power over the economy.
I dont think she is intelligent enough to realize this is the only way out, though. Hence, my dear ones, fasten your seatbelts. It is going to be a bumpy ride.
I am leaving this beautiful country in a few weeks. I mean really now, not joking as in the past. Since Antoninho and I are the same person, "we" write to say good-bye and wish you luck.