I’ve never been a midnight snacker. No chocolate-frosted, cream-filled dream could ever get me out of bed na madrugada (Portuguese for “the AM”), especially when everything in my fridge needs to be prepared. 469 more words
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I wash my hair twice a week. For a long time, that was the norm, but when Farrah Fawcett shampoo commercials convinced us that by using Farrah Fawcett shampoo (frequently), we, too, could sport flawless, blonde curls that bounced as we ran carefree along the shore. 392 more words
“Não teremos uma paz verdadeira até não tratarmos os Palestinos com dignidade”, diz Ex-chefe do Mossad, o serviço secreto israelense.
“Brazilian officials became the latest to raise their estimate for the country’s coffee harvest – although by a modest 200,000 bags, and an upgrade down not to bigger yields, but finding an extra 50,000 hectares of plantations in Sao Paulo……” 7 more words
It’s just the start. But — maybe — the crisis can at least partly save us from future petroleum curses.
“Chemtech, a company located at the UFRJ technology park at the Ilha do Fundão and part of the Siemens group, has already laid off 720 engineers,” … 1,002 more words