If failure is an orphan, the cuban sandwich, or cubano, has been an enormous success.
For those familiar with cuban politics, none of this is especially surprising.
cuban bread is difficult to find outside of Florida, but French or Italian bread can be substituted.
cuban added that he once complained to referees—knowing that he'd be fined—to increase his Twitter followers.
But following the humiliation of the cuban Missile Crisis in 1962, Khrushchev refroze Soviet culture.
So at the close of the eighteenth century it was apparent that another epoch in cuban history was at hand.
When he reached the spot where he had met the cuban courier he found it deserted.
They're something peculiarly choice which a friend of mine—a cuban—obtained for me.
That was the friendship that had sprung up between the cuban and Mr. Dunkin.
Nor was the cuban woman slow to take umbrage at what she considered an insult.
said to be from Taino (Arawakan) Cubanacan, the name of the people who occupied the island. Related: Cuban (1829), Cuban heel (1908); Cuban Missile Crisis (October 16-28, 1962).
Note: The sinking of the United States battleship Maine in Havana harbor led to the Spanish-American War in 1898.
Note: Fidel Castro took control of the Cuban government in 1959. The United States broke off relations with Cuba in 1961, after Castro exhibited strong left-wing leanings, established a system of military justice, and confiscated American investments in banks, industries, and land. Cuba then formed a close attachment to the Soviet Union.
Note: In 1961, under the administration of John F. Kennedy, American-trained Cuban exiles attempted to invade Cuba, landing at the Bay of Pigs, only to be easily defeated by Castro's forces. The Kennedy administration was sharply criticized for the Bay of Pigs fiasco.
Note: The Cuban missile crisis of 1962 occurred as a result of a Soviet buildup of medium-range missiles (capable of striking targets in the United States) in Cuba.
Note: In 1980, Cuban refugees began pouring into the United States when Castro allowed free emigration.
Note: The collapse of communism in eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union has left Cuba as one of the last communist states.