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Reddit, the website that brands itself “The Front Page of the Internet,” inhabited by niche enthusiasts of everything from video games to politics to math, is now the 21st most visited website in the world, with over 542 million

Earlier this month, Argentine filmmaker Lucrecia Martel was chosen by Bjork to direct the artist’s upcoming show at a new and exciting space in New York called The Shed. Little did any of us at The Bubble know that this …

With the weather looking unstable at best for the weekend ahead, it might be a good time to retreat to the indoors. With plenty of cultural happenings kicking off around the city, there’ll be plenty to keep you busy and

There are several rites of passage in Argentina. The first choripán. The first sip of Fernet. The first puteada you receive for ignoring a red light. You could very well make one of those cute baby albums with a …

Picture this: you’re new in the city. You speak basic castellano at best, meaning that you are basically as helpless as a newborn kitten. On top of that, you haven’t yet met friendly locals to take you under their wing

Mate, a caffeine-rich herbal tea first consumed by the indigenous Guaraní and Tupí people, is considered by many to be Argentina’s national drink. Walking down the street and spotting groups of Argentines sitting in a circle in the park, passing

The Unicode Consortium released yesterday the emojis which might earn a spot in our phones next year, and guess what, there is a mate among the candidates!

In case you didn’t know, the Unicode Consortium is an international organization which …

If you spent more than 20 minutes in Argentina, it’s more than likely that someone has already offered you mate. More than a national drink – and it is our national drink, according to law 26870 – it’s a national …

At the end of Macri’s opening speech at yesterday’s legislative session, a legislator from Misiones approached him and handed him a bag of yerba mate. The legislator claims it was a symbolic peace offering in solidarity with the simultaneous Yerbatazo …

If you are like most Argentines, you are probably reading this article while enjoying mate. This time-honored infusion could come at the cost of fair wages for Argentina growers and producers, primarily from the northern Misiones province. Grower groups …