A Dinner Date With Michael Stipe
Over a meal at one of his favorite restaurants in New York City, the former R.E.M....
"Brazilian men practice a mating ritual that involves taking a first date to the beach to evaluate her 'assets' before even thinking about beginning a relationship. They call it teste de areia in Portuguese, which literally means 'the sand test.' "
Andrea Hansen, International communications Director for H. Stern, grew up in Rio.