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Adulting Hurricane Maria Mrs Enginerd

January 32, 2020

Many will remember the month of January in 2020 as its own separate year. A big huge giant never ending Monday. Between the January 7th earthquakes and month long aftershocks, the Australian wildfires, Trump’s impeachment trial, the impending war with Iran (where a commercial flight fell, victim of a missile attack), Kobe and Gianna Bryant’s […]

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Adulting Hurricane Maria Mrs Enginerd Travel

Saint David of Begnaud

Puerto Ricans have an excellent sense of humor, especially during their own humanitarian crises. When this picture first appeared, the islandhad been hit by a category 5 hurricane, María, which devastated the island on September 20th 2017. As they weather the aftermath that left over 4500 people dead – from causes attributable to the lack […]

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Mrs Enginerd Nerd Stuff Sports

World Baseball Classic 2017: A Tale Of A Country, Divided

Puerto Rico has an edge not many other colonies or commonwealths have, they get to take a delegation to any major sports event including the Olympics even though they are a part of the United States. A right reserved for autonomous countries, Puerto Ricans became the exception to the rule because the USA gave them […]

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En español Mrs Enginerd

#tomaGigi

Sin querer queriendo me tropecé con este hashtag que recoge el sentimiento collectivo de los Gigi Fernández haters. En la superficie se ve jocoso e inocente pero las connotaciones a las que se aluden bajo la superficie son preocupantes. ¿Acaso Gigi se merece nuestro acoso y constante berrinche sobre su decisión? Sabemos que la garantía […]

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En español Mrs Enginerd

A Much Deserved Rant in Spanish (English is My Second Language)

El inglés es mi segundo idioma, y siempre he tenido que programar mi teléfono celular o dispositivo de conexión a la internet para que aprenda a hablar español. Mi carro o automóvil en muchos casos reconoce el Spanglish Boricua que le hemos enseñado para que pueda recitarme los textos e emails de mis parientes y […]