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Classic Brazilian Joke Posted by on Jul 14, 2010

Brazilians love to tell Argentine jokes, since the rivalry and friendly antagonism between the two countries does in fact extend beyond the soccer field. Usually, they’re all in good fun, just like this classic joke about the two Argentine beggars in Brazil. Piada de Argentino Dois argentinos chegam a São Paulo, sem dinheiro, e um…

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Jokes in Portuguese Posted by on Mar 29, 2010

Jokes in Portuguese, called piadas, tend to poke fun at different groups, like in English: lawyers, doctors, people from specific parts of the country, blondes, and famous people. Brazilian jokes also poke fun at Argentines, Portuguese people, soccer players, and caipiras, or people from rural areas.  Let’s take a look at some jokes, and see…

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