Posts Tagged ‘brazil’

Brazilian Street Performer Covers Sultans Of Swing (Video)

Brazilian Street Performer Covers Sultans Of Swing (Video)

A street musician in Sao Paulo, Brazil, plays a perfect rendition of Dire Straits’ ‘Sultans Of Swing’. He even nails the guitar solo!

World Cup Celebration Fail (Video)

World Cup Celebration Fail (Video)

A fan breaks a TV while celebrating Brazil’s Julio Cesar save during penalty shootout against Chile on Saturday:

Brazilian Biker Gets Instant Karma for Road Rage (Video)

Brazilian Biker Gets Instant Karma for Road Rage (Video)

Sometimes people get what they deserve…right away.

Deaf-Blind Brazilian Guy ‘Watches’ World Cup with the Help of Friends (Video)

Deaf-Blind Brazilian Guy ‘Watches’ World Cup with the Help of Friends (Video)

Carlos was born deaf and he also became blind over time. Like most Brazilians, Carlos is a big soccer fan. Thanks to a couple of good friends he was able to follow the World Cup opener between Brazil and Croatia:

Cow-Powered Homemade Lawn Mower (Video)

Cow-Powered Homemade Lawn Mower (Video)

Meanwhile,…in Brazil…

Young Brazilians Learn English by Chatting with Lonely Elderly Americans (Video)

Young Brazilians Learn English by Chatting with Lonely Elderly Americans (Video)

An ad for CNA language school’s ‘Speaking Exchange’ project shows how young Brazilians and elderly Americans connect via video chat technology. Not only do they share a language, but they develop relationships that benefit both sides.

Nike Football’s Winner Stays On Ad (Video)

Nike Football’s Winner Stays On Ad (Video)

The new Nike World Cup 2014 commercial titled ‘Winner Stays’ features international football (soccer – whatevs) stars like Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Andres Iniesta and Wayne Rooney.

Brazilian Police Hand Grenade Throwing Fail (Video)

Brazilian Police Hand Grenade Throwing Fail (Video)

A female cadet of the Police Pacification Unit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, nearly kills fellow classmates during hand grenade training when her throw goes very wrong…

Daily Timelapse: Mandacaru by Marcius Clapp

Daily Timelapse: Mandacaru by Marcius Clapp

Brazilian Cyclist Hit by Pickup Truck Miraculously Lands on Mattress (Video)

Brazilian Cyclist Hit by Pickup Truck Miraculously Lands on Mattress (Video)

A guy was knocked off his bike by a pickup truck, but got saved by a mattress which fell from the very same car that hit him. The accident was caught on security cameras in the city of Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil. According to eyewitnesses, the cyclist wasn’t injured.