Tales Azzoni
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/ 14 July 2007

Hungry fans rebel at Pan American Games

Lack of infrastructure in the Pan American Games venues upset fans in the first two days of competition. Traffic jams and difficulties buying food and finding bathrooms inside the venues prompted about 100 fans to protest to organisers on Friday. ”We want to eat! We want to eat!” they chanted at the Riocentro complex.

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/ 31 May 2006

Brazilians all over in World Cup

Crazy as it sounds, not all Brazilians will be rooting for their country in the 2006 World Cup. To be fair, most would have been happy to help their countrymen — but they couldn’t catch on with Brazil’s team, so they’ll take part as members of other national squads instead.