Amigo Gringo made the New Yorker’s Talk of the Town section this past week. Now more people than ever know that I am using my fancy degrees to their utmost, spilling yogurt on people in the subway and explaining English curse words to Brazilians.
‘Amigo Gringo’ Articles
The “Programa do Jô” is Brazil’s Tonight Show, hosted by Jô Soares under one name or another since 1988. I had the honor of appearing in this, his final season, to talk about Brazilian food, Brazilian people, and Amigo Gringo.
In one of our favorite recent videos, we teach Brazilians some surefire ways to make people think you’re a New Yorker. Eating a cupcake from Magnolia Bakery is not one of them.
That means “The Night” in half-Portuguese. After appearing on morning shows like “Encontro com Fátima Bernardes” it’s my first appearance on a late night Brazilian talk show. And the debut of our customized Amigo Gringo Speedo.
Click CC in the lower right for subtitles (as usual).
We’re 50 episodes into Amigo Gringo, and thought it was time to show some bloopers! Depois de 50 episódios do canal Amigo Gringo, já era hora de mostrar erros de gravação!
Thanks to Beth Harpaz for this great story about our brand-new YouTube channel.