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Lessons of history

By klp - Sunday, March 26, 2017

Watching television this past Friday, 24 March, gave me an opportunity to learn from reminiscences about the “National Reorganization Process” that started when a military junta led by General Jorge… Read more…

What has been the most irritating thing for me in Argentina so far?

By klp - Friday, March 24, 2017

Despite Argentina not living up to its potential, life for most in the country is good. It has been good for me. There is one thing that definitely spoils it,… Read more…

Spring is here, wouldn’t you know?!

By klp - Thursday, September 22, 2016

On the morning of 21 September I was woken up by repeated beeping of my Argentine wife’s cell phone letting us know that new messages arrived. One, two, three… five…… Read more…

Cynical Buenos Aires

By klp - Monday, March 7, 2016

The other day I chanced to see something  I am not likely ever to forget. On one of the busy avenues of Buenos Aires there was a torso of a… Read more…

Christmas is coming!

By klp - Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Although I have no idea how it came about that Father Christmas or Santa Claus have become a part of this christian holiday, the fact is that they turn up… Read more…

Good Luck, Mr. Macri

By klp - Thursday, December 10, 2015

GOOD LUCK TO YOU, MR. MACRI, YOUR  TEAM, AND ARGENTINA!!!    

A fresh start

By klp - Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Only few days left for the reins to change hands, for the “reina” to step aside after being given a push to be replaced by a new government But the… Read more…

Dangerous Buenos Aires

By klp - Sunday, November 8, 2015

As in most very large cities, there are in Buenos Aires many attractions, facilities, advantages, culture, shopping, etc. to enjoy. After two years in Buenos Aires, my immune system is… Read more…

Cheek-to-cheek

By klp - Wednesday, November 4, 2015

I wrote about this once before but it is a topic worth revisiting. To a Westerner it feels awkward to be greeted by both men and women in Buenos Aires… Read more…

Presidential Elections

By klp - Monday, October 26, 2015

So, depending on the public vote on 29 November 2015, Argentina may be moving away from Peronism. Peronism is sometime defined as “right-wing socialism”, a something of an oxymoron perhaps… Read more…

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