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VIDEO: Will Smith Speaks a Little Espanish
By Monica Herrera | 01/14/2009 - 18:05

We've been wondering just how well Will Smith speaks Spanish, and now there's TV footage with our answer.


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Spaniards Fight for Animal Rights in the Nude
By Richard Lopez | 01/08/2009 - 09:28

Leave it to the Spaniards to speak out in style. The Huffington Post got word of AnimaNaturalis, a protest movement in Spain in which semi-nude women and men strip down to their bare essentials to fight for animal rights.


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Basque Separatists Bomb University in Spain
By Mariela Rosario | 10/30/2008 - 12:29
ETA, a Basque terrorist group that has been fighting for the separation of their territory from Spain, planted a car bomb yesterday at University of Navarre in Pamplona. Although no one was killed, at least 17 people were injured in the attack. Interior Minister Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba told reporters that the government had recieved a phone call warning of the attack and claiming responsibility for ETA but no indication was given as to where the bomb would be located.


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A Catalan State Of Mind
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 08/08/2008 - 12:10

Join our intrepid traveler as she journeys across the Atlantic to explore the rich and beautiful city of Barcelona, Spain.


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Abrazame Mucho: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez & King Juan Carlos of Spain Hug It Out
By Mariela Rosario | 07/22/2008 - 14:50

Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez has put aside petty quarrels with King Juan Carlos of Spain and offered an open embrace. Chavez, who seems to really love the sound of his own voice and is known for his lengthy speeches, angered King Carlos last year by interrupting a speech given by Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero. The King was already annoyed with Chavez after he had called former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar a "fascist" at the Ibero-American summit in Chile.


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Javier Bardem is a Macho, Macho Man
By Latina Staff | 04/17/2008 - 11:15

Javier Bardem is all man. So what if he gets touchy-feely with his buddies once in a while? Means nothing. He's still a beer-swilling, football-watching, Penélope Cruz-dating guy's guy, right? So, we're sure Javi doesn't mind in the least that this video of him at a bar in Spain, forehead-kissing and whispering in the ear of a man whose hand never leaves his thigh, is making its way around the internet. Also, looks like Javier, ahem, shaved his beard for a night out with his close friend.


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Manu Chao 101
By admin | 02/26/2008 - 11:02

In Europe and Latin America, Manu Chao is huge, but in the United States, he's still more of an underground sensation. In case you haven't heard of him yet, here's a quick rundown on the man and his music:

Born: Jose-Manuel Thomas Arthur Chao on June 21, 1961, in Paris.

Lives: Between Barcelona, Paris and Brazil, but he spends most of his time traveling the world.


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Spanish Singer Melendi Causes Havoc on Trans-Atlantic Flight
By admin | 01/09/2008 - 16:12

We had never really heard of Melendi, but apparently the Spanish singer is a big-time necio: He caused so much drunken ruckus on a flight from Madrid to Mexico this week that the pilot had to turn the plane around and return to Spain! The worst part: The plane had already been en route for three hours. Imagine being on a plane for six hours only to end up back where you started? No word on whether fellow passengers tried to jump ese Melendi upon landing. (News via latingossip.com.)


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