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Tango Negro: The African Roots of Tango

Anthony Otero | Posted 08.12.2015 | Latino Voices
Anthony Otero

The new documentary, Tango Negro: The African Roots of Tango, not only explores the African roots of this dance but also delves into the history of black people around La Plata River, which separates Argentina and Uruguay.

Asia: World Tango Capital?

Ozy | Alfred Romann | Posted 06.03.2015 | World

By Alfred Romann -- OZY Stepping into this particular evening — the ambiance, the dress, the music — is a throwback to the 1950s. Here, a man i...

This 92-Year-Old's Tango Moves Will Make You Want To Get Up And Dance

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 04.30.2015 | Fifty

"Life in itself is a challenge and you can either accept it and take action, or you can sit and do nothing," Huff/Post50 blogger Phyllis Sues wrote on...

Parkinson's Patients Turn To An Unlikely Source of Relief

HuffPost France | Sandra Lorenzo | Posted 04.23.2015 | Healthy Living

Parkinson’s disease takes a heavy toll on those who suffer from it. The disease includes symptoms like tremors, a body that doesn’t want to keep g...

This Woman's Just Turned 92, And Is Still Doing Headstands

Phyllis Sues | Posted 06.03.2015 | Fifty
Phyllis Sues

I honestly never think about the number of years I have been on this planet. But I do think about the millions of miles my divine, wonderful and dependable feet have travelled, and it never ceases to amaze me.

The Secret To Living Life To The Fullest

Phyllis Sues | Posted 04.22.2015 | Fifty
Phyllis Sues

You are two persons living together. You and your brain. You are not the boss. Your mind is the boss. I love my mind when it behaves and does what I ask it to do, which most of the time it does not.

Exclusive Interview With Photographer and Documentary Filmmaker Nora De Angelli

Anca Dumitru | Posted 04.08.2015 | Arts
Anca Dumitru

Nora de Angelli is a London-based freelance photographer and documentary filmmaker. Until 2011, when she graduated from London College of Communication's University of Arts, with an M.A. in Documentary Film under her belt, De Angelli was an accomplished research scientist.

Is Tango Better Than Sex?

Sasha Cagen | Posted 03.08.2015 | Women
Sasha Cagen

A tangasm is not a climax in the way we think of an "orgasm." There is no particular moment of release. The tangasm is not about how it looks, it's about how it feels. A tangasm is a moment of total connection coupled with full-body pleasure, bodies swirling with each other, breathing together, a union with the moment, your partner, the music, the room.

Hundreds Tango At The Vatican For Pope Francis' Flashmob Birthday Surprise

The Associated Press | Posted 12.17.2014 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis got a cake, cards and a tango demonstration for his 78th birthday Wednesday — and 800 kilograms (1,760 pounds) of...

This Puts 'Dancing With The Stars' To Shame

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 12.11.2014 | Comedy

The tango will never be the same. J.B. Smoove knows he would kill it on "Dancing with the Stars," but he told Conan O'Brien he's not ready for the ...

The New 90!

Claire Fordham | Posted 01.31.2015 | Books
Claire Fordham

Beauty expert Martha Weinstein celebrated her 90th birthday with the official launch of her book, The Stay Young Revolution: How To Transform Fear of Aging Into Confidence of Youth.

Where To Learn, Shop, And Dance The Tango In Buenos Aires

Fathom | Posted 12.08.2014 | Travel
Fathom

Explore the cultural origins, try on a pair of the hottest tango shoes, and join the passionate porteños with their fancy kicks.

My Conversation with the Multi-Faceted Rubén Blades

Tavis Smiley | Posted 09.22.2014 | Entertainment
Tavis Smiley

Tonight on PBS, I'm joined by Rubén Blades. The 10-time Grammy winner, Harvard law school grad and former presidential candidate in Panama reflects on his varied career and talks about his new CD, Tangos.

5 Amazing Experiences Every Traveler Must Try!

Budget Travel | Posted 08.31.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

The phrase "adventure travel" has a bit of an image problem. For many, it conjures only images of climbing mountains, diving into underwater caverns, and, well, aching muscles. But when we asked ourselves what kinds of adventures belong on everyone's travel list, we cast a much wider net.

Tapping into the Buenos Aires Tango Scene

Jacada Travel | Posted 08.24.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

We speak to Milena Braun, an accomplished tango dancer, and tell you how to experience the iconic scene yourself in the capital of this impassioned dance.

Drink The World: Buenos Aires

Dan Miles | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel
Dan Miles

This is the city of the Tango, a dance so hot it involves rubbing your whole body against another human being for prolonged periods of time creating enough friction to light a cigarette.

Malbec World Day Is Coming!

Daniel Altman | Posted 06.04.2014 | Taste
Daniel Altman

April 17 is Malbec World Day, when people in more 50 countries will celebrate the flavor and finesse of Argentina's signature grape. At Argovino, we'l...

It Takes One Robot to Tango

Illah Nourbakhsh | Posted 04.26.2014 | Technology
Illah Nourbakhsh

Corporations will use robotic sensing, modeling and telepresence to break out of the digital world, infusing all the marketing and monetizing know-how they have honed into a much larger universe of mixed, digital-physical reality.

What Argentine Tango Taught Me About Relationships

Sasha Cagen | Posted 12.09.2014 | Weddings
Sasha Cagen

a celebrated traditional tango couple Osvaldo y Coco performing at a festival in Buenos Aires: notice the balance Tango is one of the most bea...

Buenos Aires Without Tears

Curtis Ellis | Posted 03.09.2014 | Travel
Curtis Ellis

Porteños, as the residents of Buenos Aires are known, pride themselves on living in the Paris of South America. As you stroll the city's broad boulev...

Tango Lessons At Psychiatric Hospital

AP | NATACHA PISARENKO | Posted 12.06.2013 | Latino Voices

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — You can hear the "All of us are crazy for tango" program before you can see it: Just follow the orchestra's plaintive...

Emus Doing The Tango Can Teach Us All A Lesson In Dancing

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.24.2014 | Green

There is an idiom that goes 'it takes two to tango.' Lucky for us, that's the exact number of emus we have in this video below from camelsandfriends s...

7 Things Not to Miss in Buenos Aires

The GypsyNesters | Posted 12.25.2013 | Travel
The GypsyNesters

La Recoleta Cemetery should be considered a must-see by any visitor. The ornate monuments are more than fascinating enough to occupy an afternoon, and many of the city's most famous residents lie in rest here

Buenos Aires, Brothels & Bandoneons: Behind the Spectacle at New York's First Tango House

Meghan Feeks | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Meghan Feeks

While the stage favors boldness over the subtleties that define tango on the social dance floor, the nightly show downstairs at Tango House, which features some of the world's top tango dancers, also warrants a connoisseur's explanation.

It's 3 a.m. And I've Surrendered To A Stumbling, Magical Tango In Buenos Aires

Joanna Zelman | Posted 10.22.2013 | Travel
Joanna Zelman

The music started again -da dah- he stepped forward and I stepped back -dah da dah. We were stumbling and tripping along the way but there were fleeting moments when we were flying. After the song ended, he asked, "It's magical, yes?"