By Judi McLeod Sunday, May 31, 2009
Step aside, Julio Iglesias and all you other romantic Latino singers, Paco the Parrot is here.
Bogota Free Planet (BFP) promised they would record for CFP the Parrots of Anapoima belting out the haunting refrain from the song “Cucurrucucu Paloma”, and that’s just what they did.Paca, The Ugly Betty of the Parrot World
By Gabriel Quintero Friday, June 5, 2009
While soap opera fans the world over are watching the never-ending misadventures of “Bety la fea” (Ugly Betty), there is another every day soap opera going on in a certain Anapoima mandarino tree.
Ugly Betty, a telenovela filmed in Colombia, written by Fernando Gaitan and produced between 1999 through 2001 by the Colombian network RCN, features Beatriz Aurora Pinzon Solano, an unattractive—but very brainy woman—working for the Eco Moda company, who is constantly mocked by her prettier workmates.The Parrots of Anapoima
By Judi McLeod Saturday, May 23, 2009
If you think parrots like “The Dancing Parrot” are captivating on television, you should see them in their natural habitat. And now you can on CFP’s sister site, Bogota Free Planet (BFP)!
A love triangle, better than anything Hollywood can offer, continues in an Anapoima mandarino tree among the passionate `Paco’ `Paca’ and `Rosa’. Together forever, Paco was the perfect hubby for Paca—until Rosa flew along.