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Fidel in Rio and other historic photos from O Cruzeiro

December 4, 2012

During many decades, weekly O Cruzeiro was the most popular and influential magazine in the country. If something didn’t appear …

O Cruzeiro – the most popular Brazilian magazine ever

February 8, 2012

O Cruzeiro, the main Brazilian illustrated magazine of last century, was, by several criteria, the biggest editorial success story in …

Brazil, the sleeping giant, wakes up

October 8, 2011

This whiskey ad had its first appearance on Brazilian TV Friday.

Blog, a Brazilian invention

September 28, 2011 One Comment

Way before the explosion of blogs (over 156 million according to the latest statistics), way before they were named blogs …

What makes a soap opera a success today?

September 26, 2011

Cordel Encantado, the 6 o’clock soap opera that ended last Friday, was a rare success in a country that is …

Misterious peacock – when cordel literature seduced the country

September 22, 2011

“O Romance do Pavão Misterioso” (The Romance of the Misterious Peacock), published in 1920, is one of the most famous …