If I Don't Just...: Why Brazilians of Color love... →
ifidontjust: On monday, we had a lecture by Edson Cardoso. He’s a black power movement heavyweight (even though he’s Pardo, not “black” according to brazilian society but that’s another story). In class, he quoted, of all things, a Will Smith interview where he was talking about how race is used to…
Eve's Portugese Word of the day... "Futebol"
The Rio team won the soccer, I mean futebol (FOO-chee-bowl) game so there’s firecrackers going off in our neighborhood. -Follow Eve’s her 6 week trip on twitter.
Where? When? How? Our #Travlr, @EVEEEEEZY needs to...
We checked in on our travlr, @Eveeeeeezy via twitter on the second day of her 6 week trip to Rio De Janero, Brasil. It seems she wasn’t aware of the toilet differences…. RTT: Have you pooped yet? Also, has anyone explained not flushing the toilet paper? EVE: Nope. still haven’t pooped. and the pipes here aren’t made for separating solids/tissue paper from sewage...
Some words have no translation so HIP HOP = “EEEP-ee OHHH-pee”...– Portuguese live language tips with @EVEEEEEZY.