S4 E24: Discriminate against the discriminators?

On this week”s program we talk about discrimination moved by a story coming from Berkeley UC. Celebrating the differences vs. erasing the differences. And progressiveness. And political correctness.

Expat Chat with a brand new arrival whose naiveté is analyzed by Dan, who’s got 10 years of Argentina on his back.

Spanglish Playground: fútbol watching words.

And we go over anthems of the World Cup to pick the best one ever.

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S4 E23: Biased Botijas Ochentosos

On this episode…we discuss the article “How Politics Makes Us Stupid”, about how our biases affect our understanding.

And we tackle the issue of Argentines and music of the 80s:  Rick Astley fills a top theatre but nobody knows who Kanye West is.

On the Spanglish Playground: Uruguayan words and a sample of accent, that, yes, it is different from that of Argentines.

BA Cast song: if someone was going to do a Redondos’ song in English…it obviously had to be us.

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S4 E22: Alpargatas y Pelopinchos en Soweto y Londres

On this week’s episode, we talk to Enzo Buono, Argentine music producer living in California, and a member of the Playing for Change foundation, a group that records street musicians from all over the world, bringing peoples and cultures together.

We also talk to Melanie Henderson, our Argy-Brit journalist/singer friend, who tells us how much her hometown London has changed since she became an expat in BA. And she introduces the latest BA Cast song she sang!

And the Spanglish Playground features nouns that come from brands.

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S4 E21: War, Peace And The Elimination Of Charcoal-grilled Bondiola Sandwich Stalls

On the week of the 32nd anniversary of the beginning of the Malvinas War of 1982, we talk about facts and double standards of both sides. And chamuyamos about some changes in the city under the administration of mayor Mauricio Macri’s administration.

And in the Spanglish Playground: odd and ambiguous Argentine words

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