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Did I miss the memo, or has The Bubble become a one-stop-shop for all things related to the strangely niche sub-topic that is “Argentines winning both national and global recognition in a variety of disciplines”? Either way, I’m not complaining, …

What were your biggest accomplishments at the age of 17? Mine were having successfully convinced my parents to let me both dye my hair hot pink and get my bellybutton pierced. No, that isn’t a joke. Which is why Tadeo

Should this country’s new slogan be: Argentina, land of superlatives? Between being home to best pizzeria in South America, the number one city in Latin America for students, land of a teen Fortnite champion, and the city where …

Can’t we all just get along? If you kept up with the tension between animal rights activists and traditional campo rituals at Expo Rural last weekend, you’ll have your answer. And because Argentina has decided to prove to us once …

Dulce de leche, Fernet, bad haircuts, inflation, and The Rolling Stones. It doesn’t get much more Argentine than that, does it? The Twittersphere went wild earlier today after legendary guitarist Keith Richards shared a photo of Argentine superfans at …

Earlier this week, UBA’s School of Social Sciences (Facultad de Ciencias Sociales) announced that the Board of Directors of the Faculty signed a resolution on July 2nd, recognizing gender inclusive language. Now, the University of Buenos Aires will …

We’ve all been there. Recording a WhatsApp voice note in the middle of a crowded street or listening to one on the Subte, con headphones, por supuesto (we’re not animals). Whether you’re sending GIFs to your co-workers, long paragraphs to …

So, what’s the deal with volunteering in Argentina?

Let’s start with the bad news: reports on poverty and economic inequality in Argentina are stark. According to data from the INDEC national statistics bureau, as of the end of 2018, …

Argentine tweens are flippin’ killing it this week – so much so, in fact, that covering their niche and unexpected talents has become my beat here at The Bubble. Just a few days ago, Tigre-born Thiago Lapp, a 13-year-old who …

How’s it going out there? Hopefully, everyone enjoyed winter vacation. If you have kids, that likely means you’re joining us with paint that has been stuck in your hair so long that it’s becoming a #lewk. If you’re joining …