77 Suicides in Querétaro in One Month

Mexican authorities reported 77 suicides in the state of Querétaro during the month of January 2011. To put these figures in perspective, there were only 73 suicides reported during the entire year of 2010.

The Director of the municipal Council Against Addictions, Aitor Juarista Mendoza, indicated the principle reasons were alcohol, depression and failed relationships.

Fulano is investigating an alternative theory that the denizens of Querétaro are in an ennui due to the antics of effete, pseudo intellectual Gringos and their flatulent dogs.

Link to article in Spanish.