On Dec. 20, within three minutes, burglars lifted from the Sao Paulo Museum of Art paintings by Pablo Picasso and Candido Portinari—both of which are uninsured, according to a museum spokesman. The robbers’ tools? A crowbar and a car jack.
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Update (1/9/08): The paintings have been recovered, and in perfect condition. Click here to read more on Yahoo!
Update (1/21/08): Now Sao Paulo state authorities want to shut the museum down. Click here for more from CBC News.