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· November, 2005

Stories about Argentina from November, 2005

Latin America: Soccer Blogs

Clarín's Weblog Sobre Weblogs charts the growing trend of soccer blogs (ES).

Argentina: Yanquis

Diego of Altered Argentina says he is much more impressed with the ex-pat community he has met in Argentina compared to his experience in Costa Rica and describes his ex-pat...

Argentina: Rosal

Zona Indie highlights the Argentinean acoustic group, Rosal and links to several free downloads.

Greg and Ursula » Blog Archive » La Boca – Universidad Catholica 2:2

Both Ursula and Diego describe the magic of a Boca soccer game in Buenos Aires.

Argentina: Gay Pride Parade Confrontations

Andrés Duque has a summary of last weekend's gay pride parade in Buenos Aires, which reportedly drew 10,000 participants as well as some skirmishes.

Argentina: World's Best Weblog

The Argentinean weblog A Little Respect, I'm Your Mother was selected as best weblog of 2005 in the Deutsche Welle International Weblog Awards. A book version of the fictional account...

Argentina: Blog Map

Mirko has created a map of Argentinean bloggers using Frappr.

Argentina: Teatro Colón is Back

Ian informs that Teatro Colón is back after a month without performances due to a lockout.

Argentina: New album by Richter

Zona Indie showcases the new album by argentinian electro-rock band Ritcher. Five songs are freely available for download.

Argentina: Cromañon Update

Inspired by a street mural, Jeff Barry describes the political fallout which has ensued the tragic fire at Club Cromañon, responsible for the death of 194 concert-goers. Robert Wright and...

Argentina: Jacarandá, '94 Suicide Bombing, Stenciles

Robert Wrighton says Buenos Aires will soon be covered in purple. Ian posts about the government's recent identification of a suicide bomber responsible for 85 deaths in a 1994 anti-Semitic...

Argentina: Boca vs. River

Diego describes the madness at Argentina's fiercest soccer rivalry: Boca vs. River.

Argentina: Recycling as a Social Program

Ian of GoodAirs writes about Buenos Aires’ mostly foreign-born population of cartoneros who pick through trash on a daily basis for recyclable goods.

Argentina: Summit of the Americas Rioting

Nadine Farid offers an up-close description of the rioting at the Summit of the Americas in Mar del Plata.

Argentina: Neverending Anti-Bush Posts

Robert Wrighton and Jeff Barry have samples of anti-Bush posters and graffiti. Barry also reflects on a Maradona-led protest against Bush and its embrace of Castro. Doug, who lived in...

Argentina: First Thoughts, Mar del Plata

Nadine Farid describes the scene in Mar del Plata as the sea resort town gets ready for the fourth Summit of the Americas.

Argentina: Anti-Bush Propoganda

Ana Toniolli has a collection of more anti-Bush propaganda as well as some thoughts of her own about his visit to Argentina.

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