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Montevideo, December 7th 2022 - 00:37 UTC
Rio de Janeiro Olympics opening ceremony on Friday will break with the recent tradition of large-scale and expensive shows, featuring a low-emissions cauldron and an analogue experience, executive producer Marco Balich said. Read full article
So are we going to see a float named 'The Zika Experience', one called 'Hands up or I'll shoot you dead' (with a suitable piece of cardboard with that scrawled in English), one called 'Keep You Mouth Shut when swimming', etc.?
That would at least portray Brazil in a true light. And it could have been so much better if the government on masse had not robbed the people of billions of dollars.
Is it right now really the worse recession in Brazil since the 1930s? Worse than in the 1980s and early 1990s, when there was hyperinflation and things like that?!
@ 2 yd1982
Give it time, give it time!
Brazil is not a country for amateurs - which means it is not a country for the British xenophobes and peasants that typically post here. For a more balanced view of the Olympics: http://americasquarterly.org/content/hey-world-lets-cut-brazil-just-little-slack
Hi Hep - do you know what a xenophobe is? It's somebody who calls others 'peasants'!
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