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Articles by Jordan Strickler

We FINALLY have some good news regarding Argentina’s economy: while unemployment is expected to rise across the region in the near future, Argentina is one of the few exceptions that will avoid the trend.

As reported by The Buenos Aires

So according to Cronica TV, this is the coldest spring the country’s experienced since 1963.

Here are some things that have happened since 1963:

  • Woodstock
  • The fall of the Berlin Wall
  • 7 sequels to The Land Before Time 
  • New Kids

President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner threw up deuces as she left the Capital yesterday afternoon to return home to Santa Cruz and kick up her heels, pour herself a glass of Malbec (pop open a nice, cold Quilmes? You do …

Nearly three months after disappearing in the notorious Bermuda Triangle, three Argentines who’d embarked on a sailboat voyage destined for Portugal are making headlining news as one of their spouses clamors for some sort of — any, actually — intervention.…

Today is a Sci-Fi nerd’s wet dream: Back to the Future‘s Marty McFly has arrived to the future (present?), it being October 21, 2015. This is heavy. Especially in Argentina, where everyone is pretty much obsessed with the BTTF …

Nobody is a fan of their Monday morning commute, but today’s is a bigger pain in the ass if you rely on the Subte B line.

A group of security guards blocked the tracks of the B line starting at …

After a week in which 110,000 people in the capital went without light or water due to the blackout, at least the sun is shining on us this weekend.

Keep the excitement low key and don’t shed your …

Last night, residents of Recoleta wept tears of joy as the neighborhood finally got electricity back, thanks to generators.

Until they realized it’d be impossible to sleep at night.

Apparently, the generators’ incessant roar throughout the barrio makes it quite …

Throwback Thursday  is going to be a little too real tomorrow for the 75,000 Porteños who are trying to learn to live without electricity from the blackout that some expect to last till Saturday.

An estimated 110,000 people in the …

Our favorite football legend and bad boy ditched the anti-establishment talk and donned his best suit to send his regards to his latest gal pal, the Queen of England.

Maradona sent an auto-recorded acceptance speech to Queen Elizabeth ll for …