Category Archives: Brazil

Who to cheer for: USA or Brasil?

I’ve been asking my friends recently who they would choose to cheer for if their favorite teams (usually from different leagues) played each other.  If the USMNT  played Arsenal, who would Brewster choose?  If Tottenham played Barcelona, who would Diego … Continue reading

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Watch soccer in other languages!

To truly enjoy soccer, watch a few games in Portuguese. This video says it all: And it’s doubly sweet because Man United looks horrible. Vasco is my Brazilian pen pal’s favorite team.

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Havaianas: not your average sandal.

Go Oranje? Viva EspaƱa? So I was in Brazil for about six weeks one summer. It rains a lot in Brazil, especially during their winter. I volunteered at a Ronald McDonald house on the outskirts of town, which was a … Continue reading

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Alcohol Wish List

At the moment I reside in a state that doesn’t allow consumers to purchase alcohol online. This makes it more difficult for me to buy different wines/beers/liquors that I can’t find locally. In a few cases this isn’t a bad … Continue reading

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Brazil is in Poor Company

What is one of the top ten economies (by GDP) doing at the bottom of a list with the Central African Republic, South Africa and Swaziland? Turns out that Brazil, though considered by many to be an extremely important rising … Continue reading

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