Puppy Whoopee Motels Sprout in Brazil

Puppy Whoopee Motels Sprout in Brazil

Post on November 13, 2012, 2:13 pm by the-victoria-law-group 2 Comments

If you need any more evidence that Brazilians have crossed the threshold of having too much damn money, here’s a story that will convince you.  Dogs are getting their special places to make whoopee! Heart-shaped ceiling mirrors: check. Curtains drawn against the bright day: check. Red mattress: check. The establishment that opened this year has Continue Reading…

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Brazil in the Market for Military Equipment

Brazil in the Market for Military Equipment

Post on November 7, 2012, 2:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

Apparently in response to the growing military threat from Uruguay, the Brazilians are shopping for military equipment.  Wanting to upgrade from the era of horses and bayonets, French Defense Minister Jean Yves Le Drian arrived in Brazil on earlier this week to promote the sale of Rafale jet fighters to the South American nation.  Just Continue Reading…

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Sao Paulo Bienal, Art Basl South, Sort Of

Sao Paulo Bienal, Art Basl South, Sort Of

Post on November 5, 2012, 1:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

One of the “problems” with being wealthy is that you have to figure out what to do with your money.  With the exploding wealth in Latin America’s largest country, many Brazilians are having that problem. One solution:  Art.  The 30th Sao Paulo Bienal sprawls from the main exhibition space at the Ciccillo Matarazzo Pavilion in Continue Reading…

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Brazilians Divided on Sharing the Oil Bonanza

Brazilians Divided on Sharing the Oil Bonanza

Post on November 3, 2012, 7:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

In a possible big shift of wealth from production states like Rio de Janeiro and Espirito Santo, Brazilian lawmakers are struggling over how to spread any wealth from the country’s vast and recently discovered offshore oil reserves. The battle pits states close to the oil deposits against those further away. The lower house of congress in Brazil plans Continue Reading…

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