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Brazil vs. Argentina

A mostly pointless post in which I quickly and subjectively compare the two countries, and share some (slightly) juicy, but meaningless, gossip about glamorous Argentine President Cristina Kirchner. I just got back from Buenos Aires, and it has occurred to me to do a very quick post on the (very significant) differences between the two(…)

Corinthians vs. Boca for the South American championship

By Dom Phillips Anyone with a feel for Brazilian soccer should tune into Wednesday night’s final: Argentina‚Äôs Boca Juniors against S√£o Paulo‚Äôs Corinthians. This heavyweight title fight is the first leg in a two-game final to decide the Libertadores South America-wide club competition ‚Äď the continent‚Äôs equivalent of Europe‚Äôs Champions League. All eyes in Brazil(…)