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Daniel’s articles related to All Eyes on Brazil, the World Cup, the WediaWix team and the Brazilian culture.

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Day 37: The Little Things in Life

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter Day 37: The Little Things in Life I came to Brazil looking for something that I was missing. Now that I found it, I realized I might be better off without it. The World…

Day 33: Blackout

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter Day 33: Blackout In a shameful way, reality has finally kicked in, and Brazil is out of the race to win the World Cup. What happens now? This is what we are about to…

Day 29: A Big Win at a Very High Cost

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter Day 29: A Big Win at a Very High Cost The Seleção won one more game, and we are now headed to Rio for the semi finals, without Neymar and captain Thiago Silva. Taylan…

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Day 23: One Big Heart

Day 23: One Big Heart The Selecão played its round of sixteen game, and it wasn’t easy on the Brazilian hearts. Dona Dina We watched the round of sixteen game Brazil Vs. Chile with Dona Dina, in Salvador. Dina lives…

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Day 18: Qualified at Last

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter. Day 18: Qualified at Last Today was our last day in Manaus, and Brazil’s last game of the group stage. They finally played well. Goodbye Manaus The team spent a total of 6 days…

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Day 14: Welcome to the Jungle

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter. Day 14: Welcome to the Jungle We arrived in Manaus on Wednesday at 3:30am, tired and glad to change scenery from São Paulo. First impressions Manaus is growing at an incredibly fast rate, and…

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Day 12: What a mess…

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter. Day 12: What a mess… Brazil played its second game on Tuesday, and things did not run all that smoothly. Set backs After a rare day-off on Monday, we packed our bags and said…

Day 10: Painting the streets of Brazil

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter. Day 10 We spent this Sunday at one of the biggest suburbs of São Paulo, Tabuão. An old friend has a house there and invited us to come see the neighborhood kids decorate the…

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Day 7: Report from opening game in Sao Paulo

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter. Day 7 The 2014 World Cup officially started today, and we got a lot of things done. São Paulo protests We spent the last few days getting to know our first character Chloe, a…