Nuevo vs. traditional tango

Two men — one danc­ing tango nuevo and the other a tra­di­tional tango dancer — were sen­tenced to die on the same day. They were led down to the room in which they would meet their maker. The priest had given them last rites, the for­mal speech had been given by the war­den, and a final prayer had been said. The war­den, turn­ing to the first man, solemnly asked, ‘Son, do you have a last request?’ To which the man replied, ‘Yes sir, I do. I love tango music. Could you please play some nuevo for me one last time?’ ‘Cer­tainly,’ replied the war­den. He then turned to the other man and asked, ‘Well, what about you, son? What is your final request?’ ‘Please,’ said the con­demned man, ‘kill me first.