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Bolsonaro sparks crisis after golden shower tweet

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Bolsonaro sparks crisis after golden shower tweet

As Brazilians emerged from four days of intense Carnival parties, the country was dominated by one curious subject: golden showers. That’s because, on his official Twitter page, President Jair Bolsonaro shared a lewd video, shot during a Carnival street party, of one man masturbating—then being urinated on—supposedly to “denounce” the debauchery of Carnival. Then, confused about the response to his post, he asked his followers: “what is a golden shower?” It certainly backfired, becoming the latest case of...

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