With the economic situation worsening, the currency dropping, the investigation into corruption not moving fast enough, many Brazilians are leaning towards extreme positions, some of them bizarre, Mauricio Savarese calls them stupid. Worth reading in any way.
We already know about losing your pants and the pineapple in Portuguese, but here are 20 more funny expressions (like “to be with olive oil) in Portuguese, and even 20 more (“to travel through mayonnaise”) over at the matadornetwork.
but a look at Brazil’s Top 10 worst ministers (out of impressive 39) on A Brazilian Operating in This Area explains some, and raises serious worries about the next years. Saddest question of all: how many of these 10 ministers are NOT accused, convicted or in contact with corruption charges?
on My Little Rio Journal. That’s one of the nice advantages to a smaller beach town like Santos, where safety is not such a big issue and you see quite a few people leaving their belongings on the beach when taking a swim.
Thin slices. Very thin, preferably directly from the grilled meat. But this way is awesome too…
After the women’s perspective this week, here comes the men’s perspective on dating, picking up Brazilian girls and all the rest Rio in a week: 6 Reasons You Aren’t Successful With Brazilian Women. For the Europeans (and North Americans) among us, just remember: be quick and kiss well!