Lavish wedding video sparks outrage

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Nov 2 2006 20:53
Lavish wedding video sparks outrage
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BANGKOK (Reuters) - A leaked video of the lavish wedding laid on by Myanmar junta supremo Than Shwe for his daughter has sparked outrage among ordinary people in the military-ruled and deeply impoverished nation.

http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20061102/tc_nm/myanmar_wedding1_dc

I thought that this was interesting as it's pretty much the working class getting pissed off at the opulance that their ruling class gets to revel in. Let's hope that the flames of discontent foment into the spirit of revolt!