RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - "Argentinian? Maradona!" In this way, many times, it has been synthesized how people abroad identify a citizen of the country. For years, the figure of Lionel Messi could have replaced the national seal printed by "el Diego", although the purpose was the same.
"Mate", "asado", and tango are other themes associated with Argentine identity, but this may be perhaps a sweetened vision that people have, at home, with respect to the image offered by the territory.
Ego is another characteristic that is highlighted. This was captured in the old joke that Pope Francis himself told, years . . .