This is that famous “60 Minutes” show on Brazil that was aired by CBS on Dec 12, 2010, with the title “Brazil: The world’s next economic superpower?” We thought it would be fun to post if for a weekend relaxation…

“For decades, the joke about Brazil has been that it’s the country of the future — and always will be. Despite enormous natural resources, it has long displayed an uncanny ability to squander its vast potential. Now it’s beginning to look like Brazil might have the last laugh.”

And Eike Batista goes for the jab: Brazil has put its act together. This is it. Hellooooo, time for America to wake up.”

Well, you know that 7% GDP growth they mention on the video? Seems like a long time ago, last we’ve heard our beautiful Brazil’s GDP grew a distant 2.7%. Sometimes celebrating too early can only jinx it…

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