Tag - Brazil

City of God Blu-Ray

Win City of God on Blu-Ray!

It’s City of God, hitting Blu-Ray from Lionsgate. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: Nominated for four Academy Awards® (2003) — Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography and Best Film Editing...

Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson from Fast Five

Wayhomer Review #60: Fast Five

Episode #60 for Fast Five, in which our protagonist discusses the practical application of “Stupidity Capital” and “The Armageddon Principle,” reiterates his willingness to go to stupid places, and marvels at how much...

David Gervais from La Job

Crisis On Infinite Offices

So with word that The Office has been sold to Channel One in Russia so that they can make their own version, much like we’ve done here in the U.S., I looked up what versions there are out there already…and there are a few, with...

Uncontacted Amazon Tribe in Peril

What you’re seeing there are members of an unknown Amazon basin tribe, photographed from the air. They’re menacing the aircraft with bows and arrows. They’re one of more than one hundred uncontacted tribes left in the...

Matte Leão + Guaraná and Leão Guaraná...

Guarana is busting out all over in the States, but before it became par for the course for energy drinks to have it in their ingredients list, guarana was in drinks coming out of Brazil. It was at a Brazilian grocery store (as in one that...

Guarana Antarctica cans

Guarana: The Ingredient of Champions

I consume guarana all the time. I’ve even had this particular Brazilian guarana drink. Although–and all of you should thank your respective gods for this–I can state for the record it’s never made me want to pull up...