Chavez runs against Satan
Polls show the devil stands a solid chance. Many voters will stay home.
Of course when Chavez refers to "the devil" he means the United States. Chavez clearly has delusions of grandeur. He views himself as the Messiah, with Noam Chomsky as his prophet. Jerusalem Post, Chavez: Election a contest against 'the devil':
President Hugo Chavez told supporters at a campaign rally that Venezuela's upcoming election is a contest between him and the US government.
"There are two candidacies for December 3 - Hugo Chavez and the devil!" Chavez told the crowd in the city of Maracay on Friday.
"We have to defeat the US empire and its lackeys in Venezuela," he said