Saturday, August 20, 2011

Miss Universe Chile goes copper mining

In the interest of the ....errr...extensive coverage given by this humble corner of cyberspace to all things LatAm and mining, it's only ......errrrr....scientifically correct that the following is brought to your attention.

On September 12th, we get the Miss Universe Pageant in Sao Paulo Brazil this year and Chile's representative, Vanessa Cerati, has decided to pay homage to her country's mining industry (and milking dry "The 33" story into the bargain, of course)  by going to the gig in a dress made of copper, with miner's hat and pick as accessories.

See the whole thing here.