Month: June 2012

Global Consumption of Alcohol [Consumo de Álcool no Mundo]

About Alcohol Use Disorders and Alcoholism, from National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA): Alcohol use disorders are medical conditions that doctors can diagnose when a patient’s drinking causes distress or harm. In the United States, about 18 million people have an alcohol use disorder, classified as either alcohol dependence—perhaps better known as alcoholism—or […]

Ultimatum (1917) by Álvaro de Campos and Maria Bethânia

Maria Bethânia performing her Ultimatum selection at Teatro Guaira, Curitiba, on March 17, 2007: [youtube=] ” Mandato de despejo aos mandarins do mundo Fora tu, reles esnobe plebeu E fora tu, imperialista das sucatas Charlatão da sinceridade e tu, da juba socialista, e tu, qualquer outro Ultimatum a todos eles E a todos que sejam […]