Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Chile Chile Challenge

Normally I refrain from making such worn-out jokes about this country’s name, but this video just asks for it. Not much has been going on as of late. The daily grind of planning classes and trying to motivate students to learn … Continue reading

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Patagonia sin represas

Patagonia sin represas “In Chile we’re a mix. We don’t really have much to properly call our own as an entire country. We may have a few regional foods, but those are regional. You can’t really call them Chilean. Yes … Continue reading

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Que vengan más intercambios

We were sitting around the living room on Sunday and Chimbe was looking at a popular tabloid on the internet. “The Clinic” is essentially the Chilean version of “The Onion”. It synthesizes the news of the day and puts a … Continue reading

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The epicenters: Cobquecura y Santiago (again)

Well I could tell you I’ve been busy for the past 2 weeks, but that would be a short and boring entry. I got a few extra days off for Easter weekend (as this is a very Catholic country and … Continue reading

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