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The Saddest Newspaper Front Pages in Brazil After Their World Cup Embarrassment

Vexame. Humilhante. Furada historica. Apagão. Even if you don’t speak Portuguese, it’s easy to understand the extremely bleak front pages across Brazil this morning after the national team’s 7-1 humilhação against Germany in the World Cup semifinal. The host nation’s shame is palpable — and also kind of depressing — whether or not you know what the words mean. The visuals make clear it was more than a loss, it was o major fiasco da história.

Via Newseum:

Meanwhile, in Germany: They’re speechless.

17 Extremely Sad Brazilian Newspaper Front Pages