Tag: Colombia

Colombian Sex Strike

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October 24, 2013 

It looks like balls will be flown at half-mast for the foreseeable future in Barbacaos Colombia. For the second time in just a few years, women of that town are embroiled in a sex strike until their demands – paved roads – are met. Whether or not this tactic will work remains to be seen,….

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Tu Vez Latino Culinary Academy: Arepas

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February 07, 2012 

Welcome to the Tu Vez Latino Culinary Academy! We are determined to teach Latino men how to feed themselves without having to go to a drive-through. Will it be an old family recipe? A delicious cocktail? A trade secret? Stay tuned to find out!

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Quisque-who?: Five Original Names For Latin American Countries

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December 19, 2011 

Why did the Spanish let one country keep its Indian name and call another one after a moldy Catholic saint? What went behind their thinking? Who is Huitzilopochtli? Is there a hidden Voltron-like robot on Puerto Rico? Check out this list of former names for Latin American countries to find out.

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Mariachi, Others Named To UNESCO’s List Of Intangible Cultural Patrimony

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November 28, 2011 

UNESCO has placed Mariachi music into their list of intangible cultural patrimony, as well as Colombia’s traditional knowledge of the jaguar shamans of Yuruparí, and Peru’s Pilgrimage to the sanctuary of the Lord of Qoyllurit’i.

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This Latin Life: Wrongful Deportation, Kissing Heads Of State, And More Smuggle Tunnels!

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November 18, 2011 

Welcome to “This Latin Life,” a recurring feature in which we bring you the news from south of the border in quick, funny nugget form. Mmm, nuggets…

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This Latin Life: Clowns, Eva Longoria’s Pulled Film, and Firebombing Taco Bell

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October 28, 2011 

Welcome to “This Latin Life,” a recurring feature in which we bring you the news from south of the border in quick, funny nugget form. Mmm, nuggets…

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There Is Now A Tejo App

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October 24, 2011 

It’s a great day for tejo entusiasts! You know tejo, right? The greatest sport to come out of Colombia since… Okay, so maybe you don’t know what Tejo is. How can I describe it? Well, it’s two-parts boredom, two-parts heavy drinking, and two-parts throwing weighty objects at gunpowder. I can only assume you’re probably chomping….

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Pablo Escobar Narco Tour Inspires Different Kind Of Lines

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September 14, 2011 

Tired of taking the kids on bland theme tours through Pennsylvania Amish country or the local landfill? Well Colombia has the narco-tourist attraction you’ve been clamoring for: the Pablo Escobar is History Tour in Medellín! That’s right. If you have 40 dollars and three hours to kill, you and the kids can traverse this drug lord’s….

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This Latin Life: Flashing Miss Colombia, Hypnotists, And Casey Anthony Escapes To Mexico

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September 09, 2011 

Welcome to “This Latin Life,” a recurring feature in which we bring you the news from south of the border in quick, funny nugget form. Mmm, nuggets…

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This Latin Life: Tejo, Drug Tunnels, and Pope Blood

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August 18, 2011 

Welcome to “This Latin Life,” a recurring feature in which we bring you the news from south of the border in quick, funny nugget form. Mmm, nuggets…

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