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(Daily Mail)   81-year-old gaucho has lived alone in Chilean wilderness for 46 years, has watched TV only once in his life, is happy: "I have enough to eat. Life seems to be better when you're alone"   (dailymail.co.uk) divider line 16
    More: Cool, Chilean, Patagonia, Faustino Barrientos, Pinochet, independent media, vices, mountains  
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2012-07-08 08:31:24 AM  
7 votes:
Happiness is a lack of all the people that make your life crap.
2012-07-08 09:25:07 AM  
3 votes:
Ah, the dream life of an introvert. Mine is similar except it takes place on an uninhabited tropical island
2012-07-08 08:52:09 AM  
3 votes:
These 2 know a thing or two about gauchos.

kevinengineer.files.wordpress.com
2012-07-08 11:09:46 AM  
2 votes:
Barrientos's land has two buildings - a small hut where he sleeps, eats, listens to the radio and pours over stacks of newspapers when they are delivered to him twice a year.

What's he pouring over the newspapers?
2012-07-08 09:41:50 AM  
2 votes:
A-farking-MEN, brother!
2012-07-08 09:35:26 AM  
2 votes:

The Beatings Will Continue Until Morale Improves: I bet he doesn't even own a TV!


maybe he had been around the world and found that only stupid people are breeding...
2012-07-08 09:33:28 AM  
2 votes:

LDM90: Ah, the dream life of an introvert. Mine is similar except it takes place on an uninhabited tropical island


Same here. Except mine is more of a well stocked underground bunker. Or possibly a space station. Either way, everyone else is dead.

/A man can dream.
2012-07-08 09:16:23 AM  
2 votes:
www.aloneinthewilderness.com

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2012-07-08 01:35:03 PM  
1 votes:
I wonder if he calls his little shack "the Custerdome".
2012-07-08 01:08:54 PM  
1 votes:

Nick Nostril: Awesome life. Not saying I'd want to do it for half a century, but it would be pretty cool for a while.


Even Thoreau only lived in his cabin for about 2 years.
2012-07-08 12:57:08 PM  
1 votes:
They took his guns for solar panels?

What good is a solar panel against varmits?
2012-07-08 11:41:58 AM  
1 votes:

The Beatings Will Continue Until Morale Improves: I bet he doesn't even own a TV!


He's not missing much.
2012-07-08 11:15:46 AM  
1 votes:
A bottle of wine can be very good company.
2012-07-08 10:02:34 AM  
1 votes:
The World's Loneliest Most Interesting Man

i.dailymail.co.uk

"I don't always drink wine, but when I do, I drink it out of this tiny cup."
2012-07-08 08:58:34 AM  
1 votes:
"Life seems to be better when you're alone."

Agrees and goes a bit further:

upload.wikimedia.org
2012-07-08 08:10:49 AM  
1 votes:
Get this guy access to Fark, stat! I don't care if you have to air lift him the computer and power supply.
 
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