Editorial: Carnival Strikes Me

Editorial, by Stone Korshak

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Now that Carnival is over the city takes a breath - or a nap - and waits for the rains to wash the hangovers and stench of teen spirit away. Although this year there is some added unwelcome leftover, trash, piles of it left by the striking garbage workers.

At first I thought, to mimic my English friend - "those cheeky buggers" - going on strike at a time like Carnival when the city is already . . .

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