‘Tis Brazil: President Dilma’s Tweet is Totally a Big Deal

A flurry of nice tweets from president Dilma Roussef celebrating former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva’s birthday is featured on all major publications in Brazil this weekend.

No Twitter, Dilma parabeniza Lula por aniversário – O Estado de Sao Paulo

Pelo twitter, Dilma comemora aniversário de Lula e fala dos 10 anos do Bolsa Família – Folha de Sao Paulo

Dilma Rousseff usa internet para mandar parabéns a Lula: ‘Grande brasileiro’ – O Globo

Dilma exalta Lula e Bolsa Família por aniversário – Jornal do Brasil



Tis Brazil is a curation of the latest trending topics, political rows, viral videos, social network storms, and memes that only make sense in Portuguese. We will also be translating comments from netizens, giving you a view of how ordinary internet users think in this fast-changing, sleeping giant, impavid colossus.

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