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· August, 2005

Stories about Argentina from August, 2005

Argentina: Conspiracy Theories

Expat Argentina writes of popular Argentine conspiracy theories which question U.S. intentions.

Mexico, Argentina: A Comparison of Capitols

Robert of line of sight compares Mexico City with Buenos Aires.

Argentina: Victoria Ocampo’s House

Buenos Aires, City of Faded Elegance takes a look at the modernist architecture of Victoria Ocampo's house in Bueno Aires while GoodAirs looks at the glass-encased summertime home of ex-president...

Argentina: Diego Armando Maradona

Diego of Altered Argentina makes a clever and witty case for why soccer player Diego Armando Maradona symbolizes all that is Argentine.

Argentina: Alejandro Rozitchner's Weblog

Doug of all-encompassingly points us to the blog of Hora Clave co-host, Alejandro Rozitchner.

Argentina: Yesterday's Storm

GoodAirs has a hyperlinked post on yesterday's 22 hour strom which flooded Buenos Aires’ streets.

Argentina: Writers’ Online Digital Archive

Jeff Barry sums up a government project developing an online collection of audio and video materials featuring Argentine writers.

Chile, Argentina: New Characters in URLs

Iria Puyosa notes that beginning next Sunday, Chile and Argentina will allow the registration of domains including the characters á, é, í, ó, ú, ü, and ñ. I would assume...

Argentina: Thoughts on Afghanistan and Media

Jorge Gobbi, from Buenos Aires, gives his thoughts on the inadequate media coverage of Afghanistan in Argentina and around the world.

Argentina: Peace Doves bomb innocent passers-by

Fernando Cassia writes in both English and Spanish about the dove invasion of one Buenos Aires neighborhood. He warns “that one has to be careful when walking around (or carry...

Argentina: Blogs Versus Journalism

Jorge Gobbi of Buenos Aires offers an Argentinian perspective on the so called “blogs versus journalism debate.”

Argentina: Living Carless and Loving It!

Expat Argentina loves living carless in Buenos Aires.

Argentina: Buenos Aires Photoblog

Robert Wright from line of sight, with the help of Marcelo Metayer, has added a photoblog of Buenos Aires to complement his excellent, CC-licensed online walking tour of the city.

Argentina: 20th Century Intellectual Journals

Jeff Barry gives a brief history of early 20th century intellectual magazines from Buenos Aires.

Argentina: Recoleta Cemetery

Just a week after Marisa posted photos from her visit to Recoleta Cemetery in Buenos Aires, Line of Sight announces that he has finished a painstakingly detailed map of the...

Argentina: Second Serbian War Criminal Caught

Expat Argentina comments on yesterday's apprehension of Serbian war criminal, Milan Lukic in Buenos Aires. She believes Argentina is still struggling to shed its image as a haven for war...

Argentina: Debt-for-Education Swaps

Diego, writing from Buenos Aires, Argentina, continues with his third post on debt-for-education swaps in Latin America.


Buenos Aires, City of Faded Elegance recommends checking out FUERZABRUTA if you're in the Buenos Aires area.

Argentina: Buenos Aires and european ways

Jorge Gobbi of Zirma takes on Buenos Aires and it's European customs and identidty.

Argentina: More Stencil Graffiti

Line of sight has put up more stencil graffiti from around Buenos Aires.

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