Today I attempted to uncover the great Colombian pizza mystery. For those of you who don’t know what this is, I’m referring to the criminal under-using of tomato sauce on Colombian “pizzas.” It went something like this: I go into… Read More ›
“Heavy,” “Bull-chit,” “Man,” and “Glam:” Among the many Anglo words I’ve heard Colombians incorporate into their conversations today at Diletto. Why does this annoy me so much?
Even the street people in her recollections are remembered lovingly: La Loca Margarita who dressed completely in red and walked up and down the Septima in the 1930s and 40s with a basket of flowers and fruit, shouting “Que viva el gran partido liberal, abajo los Godos” (long live the liberal party, down with the Godos (conservative party)