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Jul 14, 2014

Brazil smirks at World Cup result — before hangover sets in

As the tourists head to the airport,a chastened Brazil is left to pick up the pieces. Freelance writer Django Merope Synge reports from Rio.

Aaaand that’s a wrap. World Cup 2014 Brazil is done. This Cup that has thrilled like no other in recent memory, that broke almost every record there is. The champions are Germany, winning 1-0 over Argentina at the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro early this morning (AEST).

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  1. mikeb

    “Brazil has had its moment in the sun, fiddling like Nero while 20% of its population lives in poverty.”

    Brazil…a nice place to visit.

  2. AR

    So… after BigPharma, BigBiz, BigAg etc, we now have to recognise that BigSport – Olympics, Formula 1,footies (various)et al – has insinuated itself into the world’s psyche & wallets.

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