Paul Kemp hard drinking journalist got a job at a newspaper under siege in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Editorial his volatile, Lotterman, assigning him to pieces tourism and horoscopes, but more promising. Room with Sala, a reporter and equality aging alcoholic, in a rundown flat-Paul. Sanderson, a wealthy businessman, hired Paul to Flack for a group of investors plan to buy an island near the capital and build a resort. Sanderson's girlfriend, Chenault attract the bats looked at Paul. His loyalty faced challenges when he and Sala in trouble with the locals, when a disgusted Sanderson Carnival dance, and when the paper hit the area east of the city. The solution is always the wine?