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There is an element to being British in Argentina that other foreigners do not likely experience. Every so often, while chatting in a taxi or buying groceries at the verdulería, the question of where I’m from arises. And, though usually …

The bust of Margaret Thatcher, among the world’s most controversial and divisive figures, is scheduled to be unveiled tomorrow in Puerto Argentino, the Malvinas Islands’ capital, in a move seen by many as designed to reaffirm British sovereignty over the …

British Prime Minister David Cameron announced Thursday his plans to erect a statue of former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the Malvinas Islands (also known as the Falklands) next year.

Yeah. That one will sting.

As you may known, Thatcher …

 

“If something happens to me…look North.”

Cristina said, triggering another sound-bite auto-controversy when addressing the nation across all frequencies on Cadena Nacional last week. Responding to the high pantomime Islamic State threat against her life; she made it plain …

Yup. That’s three Cadenas in less than a week, not sure if this is a new record or not, but I’m damn happy we’re not playing the Drinking Game everyday, otherwise we would officially be a bunch of alcoholics.

Today …

In order to celebrate the recent appointment of “serial loser” Daniel Filmus as Secretary of Matters Relating to the Malvinas, The Telegraph decided to conduct an online poll and ask whether the Malvinas/Falkland Islands, at the center of a sovereignty …

It’s Friday again!

Oh wait. That’s not my line! But since there’s no Friday Roundup today (Adrian is on “vacation”) I guess I can use it anyway.

The end of the year is upon us and as we melt-away in