Tag Archives: video

All that Whack Training Comes from Spain

Posted on 21. Dec, 2017 by .


Ridiculing the habits you see in Latin American gyms as evidenced in the Spanish viral video, “La Edad es un Estado Mental” by El Hormiguito.

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Good Music Children Like to Watch

Posted on 29. Jun, 2017 by .


A playlist of songs which the video is interesting for children to watch and the music is good or at least tolerable for adults.

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Spanish-Language Songs for Children

Posted on 29. Oct, 2016 by .


A playlist of Spanish-language songs for children featuring Canciones de la Granja and classics like Pulgarcito and Don Pepito Verdulero.

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Bullfighting: Art, Culture, Drama, Death

Posted on 12. Dec, 2015 by .


The case for why Spanish-style bullfighting is art, culture, drama, death and all that. Extracts from Ernest Hemingway’s “Death in the Afternoon.”

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La Moradita: Epic Marketing FAIL in Peru

Posted on 20. Jan, 2015 by .


A look at Inca Kola’s epic failure to sell a chicha morada soda.

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Kingdom of Thieves: El Cartucho, Bogota

Posted on 21. Dec, 2014 by .


An excerpt from Mad Outta Me Head on the old El Cartucho district of Bogota, which was a un-policed neighborhood of drugs and addiction.

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Rock en Español Playlist: Yea or Nay?

Posted on 05. Aug, 2014 by .


A playlist of rock en español hits, old and new, good and bad.

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Is Soccer a Gay Sport?

Posted on 13. Jul, 2014 by .


Alternate Title: My Soccer Rant – Discussing the pros and cons of soccer and its growing popularity in the United States.

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Dogs in Latin America vs. the U.S.

Posted on 19. Mar, 2014 by .


I discuss the difference in attitudes toward dogs in Latin America vs. the U.S.

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Latinas Are Not Exotic

Posted on 16. Nov, 2013 by .


Explaining why, contrary to what a lot of idiots say, Latinas are not exotic.

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10 Things to Do in Lima, Peru

Posted on 16. Oct, 2013 by .


My top Lima tourism recommendations, including gastronomy, La Punta de Callao, Magic Water Circuit, Gamarra, Larco Museum, and more.

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Nightmare in Peru: When Indians Attack!

Posted on 05. Apr, 2013 by .


Summary and analysis of the Nightmare in Peru story, in which three American citizens were robbed and assaulted near Cusco, Peru.

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Poblado Rentals: Luxury Apartments in Medellin

Posted on 25. Jan, 2013 by .


Pictures, videos, and description of the luxury apartments in Medellin where I stayed courtesy of Poblado Rentals.

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Honeymoon on San Andres Island

Posted on 22. Jan, 2013 by .


Description of the tourism scene and the fun to be had on Colombia’s paradise island in the Caribbean Sea, San Andres.

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Kenny Powers: Ultimate Ugly American

Posted on 01. Jan, 2013 by .


Profile of the ugliest American in the world, Kenny Powers, and a comprehensive list of his anti-Mexican jokes and racism from the 2nd season.

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Cockfighting in Bogota, Colombia

Posted on 21. Jun, 2012 by .


SUMMARY: A day with video of cock fights at Club Gallistico San Miguel in Bogota, Colombia.

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