Monthly Archives: May 2011

My 5 Dirty Little Sao Paulo Secrets

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Find out what my five dirty little Sao Paulo secrets are… Continue reading

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Bling Nation, The Brazilian Perspective

In response to Brazilian Bling by Marisa Clermann, Jewelry Designer

It’s true. Brazilian women are very fashion and trend conscious. They like everything big – big earrings, big rings, big handbags. The bigger the better. Continue reading

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Brazilian Bling

So I walked the streets dressed like a graduate student with a straw purse and what appeared to be an illegitimate child. But soon I began to notice the other women that walked the same streets. Big jewels, big purses, big heels covered in glitzy hardware… Women covered in bling! Continue reading

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Too Far Away

I’m certain that many, if not most, Americans abroad feel something similar. Feel the same sense of loneliness and detachment. Feel that we really should be there on this day. That we deserve to walk the streets and share the nods and smiles of strangers in collective commemoration and gratification. Continue reading

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Fairy Tales Do Come True: Osama bin Laden Dead

If Obama can lead a nation to get the Boogeyman, can’t he do anything? Continue reading

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