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South America

  1. memes
    Why a Map of South America Is Going ViralHint: It’s not about cartography.
  2. A First-Timer’s Art-and-Design Guide to Buenos AiresArt Basel Cities Week is just around the corner. Here’s what to eat, see, do, and buy when you’re not working the festival circuit.
  3. international affairs
    Crackdown Feared in Venezuela After Alleged Assassination Attempt on MaduroA bizarre alleged attack on Venezuela’s president may help him consolidate even more power in the country.
  4. U.S. Sanctions Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro After Controversial VoteThe U.S. has frozen the leader’s assets, but stopped short of undertaking broader economic sanctions.
  5. awful things
    Hundreds Dead, Many Missing After Floodwaters and Mudslides Hit Colombian CityIt’s the worst natural disaster the country has faced in decades.
  6. awful things
    Powerful Earthquake Kills Scores in EcuadorThe quake devastated the country’s coastal communities and has killed at least 233 people, and the death toll is expected to rise.
  7. Brain-Shrinking Zika Virus Bound for U.S., WHO PredictsThe World Health Organization expects the mosquito-borne illness to spread throughout the Americas.
  8. The Mayor of Rio de Janeiro Will Fund Woody Allen’s Next Movie If He Makes […]Rio de Janeiro’s mayor, Eduardo Paes, is deadset on bringing Woody Allen to the Brazilian city to make his next movie. Allen has made movies in […]
  9. Watch Michael Cera in the Trailer for ‘Crystal Fairy’ Here’s the trailer for Crystal Fairy, a psychedelic South American drug comedy starring Michael Cera and written/directed by Chile’s own […]
  10. Watch Michael Cera Play a Psychopath in Chile in the Trailer for ‘Magic […] Here’s the trailer for Magic Magic, an upcoming horror/thriller that finds Michael Cera in his first big non-comedy role as a creepy […]
  11. geography
    Modern Family Can’t Tell South Americans ApartBut at least they make fun of themselves about it.