Lent sucks. It really does. You gotta give up something you enjoy for 40 days, and there are dietary restrictions, as well, if you're healthy and able-bodied.
BUT... fear not. Just as Inappropriately Hot Foreign Wife enriched my wife and brought joy into my life by introducing me to a whole new culture and way of life. so too, I am sharing this joy with you... wait for it...
Brazil's 2014 Carnival season wraps up today. Check back here often and oftener for pictures. Even though you and I couldn't be there this year, we have God's gift to men, the Web, for some second-hand ogling of Brazil's celebration. Stay tuned.
|For some reason, a whole lot of Germans went to Brazil on Vacation in 1942 and never came home.|
|Brazil is an example of Hybrid Vigor, the optimization of gene lines that comes from mixing ethnic groups.|
|A masculine-dominant culture, you might notice the difference in idealized female body forms compared to the US.|
|The bunda is a matter of great concern and discussion|
|Any place where paint is a reasonable substitute for clothes is OK in my book.|
|Body paint IS an art form, as you can see here.|
|This lady is about your mom's age. Dem's some fine genetics!|
|God bless the Brazilian Wax, from whom all good things flow.|