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VIDEO: ‘Happy’ in El Salvador

Written by Silvia ViƱas On 2 April 2014 @ 10:31 am | No Comments

In El Salvador, Good News, Latin America, Music, Quick Reads, Spanish, Video

Salvadorans have created their own version of the song “Happy [1]” by Pharrell Williams. Blogger Mildred Largaespada praises the video on her Facebook page [2] [es]:

It's beautiful. And yes, as in real life, this is also real: During most of the day, women and men of El Salvador are happy rather than distressed by the bad news that some media outlets report and pretend to make more real than the reality this video shows.

The video [3] was uploaded by YouTube user El Salvador Happy [4]:

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[1] Happy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6Sxv-sUYtM

[2] Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/1001tropicos/posts/607057876046869?stream_ref=10

[3] video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GXHpa2AmMgg&feature=youtu.be

[4] El Salvador Happy: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBn-KRHloIYGqfGs44qe2IQ

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