English translation: "In search of drama" would be a kinder way of saying the samething.
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10:59 Oct 14, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO] Art/Literary
Spanish term or phrase:carnaza
The media // buscaron la carnaza, acudiendo en masa // to a medical centre in order to check information respecting a supposed stabbing.
It's a criticism of the media interest in 'blood'. Any suggestions?
Thanks, the context didn't quite warrant all the savage descriptions of the press contributed! I have put 'blood-bath' but may use your suggestion, but I'm still looking for something in between... 3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer
Explanation: It sort of has a double meaning. dar carnaza is metaphorical for satisfying appetite for anything - to through a dog biscuit, or "hush puppy." But here it's literally bloody. In fishing, "carnaza" refers to the "cumming" of the waters to attract fish before even baiting a hook...