NBC | 9/8/2009 12:00:00 AM
Colombia Hearts D.C.
Sept 08--Colombia, it seems, has left its heart in Washington. About 40 of them, actually.
A well-done piece by Anthony Bourdain on the Travel Channel was a good start. But the media assault was picked up by the Colombian tourism board, which has placed the hard-to-miss hearts around D.C. as part of its "Discover Colombia Through Its Heart" campaign with the hope that they will make us want to visit.
Whether a few cheerful hearts will make us forget about years of violence is questionable, but at least one group in town isn't ready to hop a flight to Bogota just yet.
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