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Experience! / Profile: A Riot in Rio ...

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 07/04/2012 - 03:31 pm

Rio de Janeiro is no stranger to Hollywood film crews – after all, just about every character from Will Smith to Fred Astaire to James Bond (and seemingly any scoundrel with ‘means’) have found themselves subjects of the Silver Screen, via A Cidade Maravelhosa .
Decades of tradition tend to dictate a stay at the famed Copacabana Palace, and while the hotel’s ‘Golden Book’ of VIP’s could make a good argument as to the presence of ghosts drifting through its elegant hallways, no one was prepared to welcome vampires, even if they were the trendy kind. And while people are usually motivated to run the other way when news of a vampire sighting breaks ou ...

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Experience! / Feature Story: Brazil's...

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 07/04/2012 - 03:31 pm

With polls already open in Brazil today, the largest nation in South America will turn out to elect their new president. (Originally published November, 2010)

 
 
Everything indicates a win for the current ruling party, headed by an unlikely candidate - a former Marxist revolutionary who has who has never run for - or held - any elected political office. And in spite of out own informal Brazil Club poll, the 10-point + lead looks insurmountable in a country where every citizen over age 18 is required by law to vote.
Here's an overview of the tone of the day. President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva of Brazil looks likely to welcome his former cabinet chief Dilma Rousse ...

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Experience! / Feature Story: Who shou...

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 07/04/2012 - 03:31 pm

Who should win to become Brazil’s next President? José Serra or Dilma Rousseff? Brazil Club explains the election and why the world’s press is watching. Read our story, originally published on October 5th, 2010.
 

 
With just days remaining, everyone seems to have ‘election fever.’  There’s a lot riding on the outcome: balanced budgets, the role big government should play in our lives. Higher taxes. Even the popularity of the president and his party.
In recent weeks, even the international press has given considerable coverage of the importance of this election and this in itself is a good sign as we’re talking here about Brazi ...

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Brazil Club Boutique: The Brazil Club...

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 07/04/2012 - 03:31 pm

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 The Brazil Club Mug:     $16.99     order a single mug     two mug set     four mug set
 
Here’s something we all can warm up to! A large, 15 oz. mug for your favorite morning blend, mini-marshmallows swimming in hot chocolate, or even cachaça-spiced cider on those really chilly days! Microwave and dishwasher safe, each mug is decorated with our own specially-created design: The Brazil Club crest compliments our popular ‘Star’ logo background for a look tha ...

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