What do these men have in common?

separated at birth, Hugo Chavez and Ollie North???

At first glance, you may think Oliver North and Hugo Chavez have nothing in common, but let’s see:

  • Both Dealt weapons with Iran
  • Both gave weapons to guerrillas
  • Both campaigned in Nicaragua’s 2006 presidential election for respective preferred candidate source source
  • Both associated with drug dealers source source
  • Both host TV programs
  • Both achieved the highest military rank of Lieutenant Colonel

Quite a bit, actually! I guess sometimes you have to go above the law.  Next time you meet a light colonel, keep tabs on him, he may be up to something!