Wednesday, September 16, 2009

When the Whip Comes Down

The army appears to be imposing martial law in Querétaro, for reasons we can't quite comprehend, though we imagine it has something to do with preventing the transfer of power from PAN to PRI.

More on this story as it develops.


chip said...

That's great. Are those big GI Joe dolls?

Mexfiles said...

Notice that there are "Labor Social" units in the parade. The marching forest rangers and accountants are usually my favorites. The biggest cheers in the Mexico City military parades are for the search and rescue dogs (who doesn't appreciate marching dogs?) and -- weirdly enough -- the Army chefs.