October, 2010

Exu Update

Many of you who are avid readers of this blog will remember that during our first term we made several...

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The Embrace of the Redeemer

From RioGringa comes this amazing video of a projection that was done on the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio....

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A Brazilian In Snow

It snowed in Upstate New York yesterday. My lovely wife, aka The Brazilian Bombshell, was thrilled. She and the boys...

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Latin Musical Interlude: “L. Beethoven” becomes “El Beethoven”

For the second time in a row, our musical interlude comes to us via Abraham Piper’s blog. In this video,...

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Stuff that’s Changed: Americans Now Use Play Money

For the last five years we have been dismayed at the continual spiral in the value of the dollar. Now,...

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Weekend Roundup

Apparently last week was “Missionary Max” week, with stories from the series capturing four of the top five spots. Here...

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Stuff that’s Changed: “Fail” is a Noun

When we left for Brazil in 2005, the word “fail” was a verb. The noun form of said verb was...

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Puppets Brazil Continues to Grow

I just received the following video from Cicero and Nice, showing their latest presentation, to a group of kids in...

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Just a Reminder…

There is still time to participate at the contest over at Missionary Blogs where you can win prizes for yourself...

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Stuff that’s Changed: McDonalds Has Become Starbucks

Since arriving in the US in July, there have been several changes we have noticed in everyday life in the...

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