Tango – not for nice people?

In this clip, Rocio’s mother has just spent a few minutes talking about the music they played at family gatherings during her youth. But she didn’t mention tango. Notice that when Rocio asks about tango, her mother becomes uncomfortable. She doesn’t want to criticize the music or those who were dancing tango during her childhood but… And then she finally finds a way to explain that tango had a bad reputation.

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