“Ten-to-one! Can you believe it? Ten-to-f#@king-one!”
Our friend was clearly exasperated. He couldn’t believe it.
“Ten-to-one” wasn’t the time…nor the odds he’d been offered for backing some dodgy ol’ nag down at the racetrack. It was — it is — the unofficial “blue” rate at which pesos are exchanged for dollars here in Argentina.[Read more...]