AUGUST
1998

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CONTENTS:

7
Censorship:


When reporting the
news was hazardous
to your health
8
Show Biz:


The day Xuxa
had a baby
9
Scandal:


Trying to catch
fake labs and medicine
15
COVER
STORY

Take a look!
Brazilians go
to the polls
19
Elections:


Where to vote
All the Brazilian
consulates in the U.S
.
24
Language:


Tinkering
with accents
24
Economy:


Growing pains of
four-year-old Real
31
Short story:


"O Assassinato do Anão"
by Plínio Marcos
In Portuguese
36
Travel:

Recôncavo, Cachoeira
São Félix, they are
all Bahia
44
Music:


A potpourri of
rhythms called
Brazilian sound
54
Book Excerpt:


Cardoso and his
perilous courtship
with the Congress

DEPARTMENTS:


Rapidinhas

Letters

Best-seller books,
plays & movies
Take a look!
Classifieds

Take a look!
Display Ads

Take a look!
U.S.A. Calendar
Take a look!
That's Brazilian,
a directory of
Brazilian businesses
in the USA
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