30 Aug '11, 3pm

Why the focus is shifting to Brazil - The world's attention will be shifting to Brazil over the n...

The world’s attention will be shifting to Brazil over the next few years because it is due to host the world’s two biggest events, the Football World Cup in 2014, followed by the Olympic Games in 2016. I am not sure that any country has ever won the rights to host the two largest events within such a short time-frame, but I am sure the Brazilians will cope, as they love the attention and they believe they live in a truly blessed country. The story goes that when God was creating the earth, the angels were made responsible for distributing all the major resources to each country in the world. Forests, mountains and rivers and other resources were all allocated by God, and placed in each country in turn by the Angels. The angels kept seeing an extraordinary amount of resources being allocated each time to Brazil, when so many other countries seemed to get so little. The ange...

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