What We’re Reading — 27 June 2016

Let’s see if this turns out better than the Brazil-Peru one...
Guyana and Brazil look to China to finance jungle highway (Miami Herald)

9 years and $5.4b in the making, opened without a hitch
Panama Inaugurates Expanded Canal (WSJ)

Betteridge's law of headlines: "Any headline that ends in a question mark can be answered by the word no."
¿Es inevitable la corrupción en la Argentina? (La Nación)

Waiting in lines becoming the national sport
Venezuelans Wait in Long Lines to Advance Potential Recall Referendum (WSJ) 

Messi ending marks Chile's win at Copa América
Chile "jubiló" a Messi: "Se terminó la selección para mí” (La Tercera)

There’s a Cheech & Chong joke in here somewhere
While no one was looking, East L.A. got transplanted to Brazil — lowriders, taco trucks and all (LA Times)