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If you think about it, Argentina is a country designed for stoners. Everyone is consistently running three to four hours late, the idea of a balanced meal is a dish that incorporates both cheese AND sugar, and you’ll be lucky …

It was 30 years ago that Julio Cortázar, the Argentine-turned-Parisian author of numerous essays, short stories and only two novels, undid his last tether to our corporal world. When he stepped off from our “so-called reality,” as one of his …

Growing up in California, in my high school Spanish classes, Cinco de Mayo was an important day on our calendar. Like with Day of the Dead, when Cinco de Mayo rolled around, we were assigned some kind of vague cultural …

Criticize the government all you want, but by God, they still have some sparkling aces up their fraying sleeves. If you haven’t already heard, a couple of weeks ago, they finally gave the people what they want: a price freeze

All Easter weekend, Kinder ran its Kinder Surprise Pascuas edition commercial and given that I spent the majority of Easter weekend holed up on the couch, I saw this commercial repeatedly.

It bothered me every time it came on TV.…

All Easter weekend, Kinder ran its Kinder Surprise Pascuas edition commercial and given that I spent the majority of Easter weekend holed up on the couch, I saw this commercial repeatedly.

It bothered me every time it came on TV.…

I was halfway through a chicken-filled emparedado (a bit larger than an empanada, with a flakier crust) when I began to understand vegetarianism in Buenos Aires. Walking into a Belgrano bakery, I had asked the older woman behind the counter …

I was halfway through a chicken-filled emparedado (a bit larger than an empanada, with a flakier crust) when I began to understand vegetarianism in Buenos Aires. Walking into a Belgrano bakery, I had asked the older woman behind the counter …

Going through customs at the Ezeiza International Airport can be a bit of a nightmare.

Exhibit A: Given the restricted access to fancy tech gadgets in Argentina (i.e., the non-existence of an Apple store) and the resulting high demand for …

So, who remembers that supersonic turbojet?

Do I even need to clarify as only two have existed in the realm of commercial airliners? Concorde was a joint production and development effort, a stab at an Anglo-French treaty of sorts. The …