Since starting the World Cup and especially in the last two weeks, this country is different, as we have changed, suddenly everyone is happy and content, the whole world is united under one flag that is red and yellow and there are no crisis, unemployment, strikes and wage cuts. Is this good? Is it bad? Suddenly we are more concerned about what Paul says to the octopus to know if the deficit is reduced. And this fever (much more powerful than influenza A) has spread throughout the country.
Anyway, as I will not be any spoilers in my socio-economic reflections on this day, I will surrender to the contagious "happiness" of the day and will support the Red, even I have been persuaded by friends to go this afternoon to see the ambientillo that breathes through the Plaza de Colón (the celebrations headquarters) to the vuvuzelas and all the rest and I will tell you! And Paul, I hope you are right!
And here I leave to Shakira, who also
supports to La Roja
A great amount of drawings have been made of La Roja since they won. And one of the funniest and most famous has been the one in which they are caricatured in a Sympson's style, as you can see here: