and “Calavera no llora” (skull don’t cry). Worth your time trying to work out
what they mean if you want to know how LatAm operates culturally.
I thoroughly recommend RG’s post as it gives concise but deep insight into the region. After all, showing non-locals a bit about the way LatAm ticks and people’s cultural attitudes is one of the reasons a blog such as this humble corner of cyberspace serves any sort of purpose. The old truism of “racism doesn’t travel well” applies to cybervoyages, too.
So anyway, go see RG’s superlative article, it’s on this link. I’ve added a comment on the bottom of his note and it’d be great to see some more reflections from other people there, too.