Tag: Latin America

Still Crazy After All These Years: The Five Worst Latin American Dictators Of The 20th Century

November 28, 2011 

By Jack Tomas Let’s face it, Latin American history is nothing but a series of evil jerks treating people like crap. Seriously, think about it. When was the last time there was a leader, any leader, in any Latin American country who wasn’t a crook, killer, or psychopath? It seems like our only choices are:….


This Latin Life

August 11, 2011 

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


Netflix To Stream Telenovelas In Latin America

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July 28, 2011 

Move over, Jesus. Netflix is converting Latin America to streaming! Netflix, whose stock dropped 5% on Tuesday, is doing what so many companies have done for years – look to Latin Americans to create a product on the cheap. Aiding in Netflix’s quest to dominate the streaming world are Televisa and Azteca– Mexico’s two biggest broadcasters.