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flagparadeA citizen journalist with a smartphone can’t believe his eyes when he sees a parade of Confederate-flag-waving vehicles drive down a Dalton, Georgia thoroughfare. And then – wait for it – there’s that awkward moment when Instant Karma joins the fun. God do not like ugly. [NSFW, numerous F-bombs.] [Mas…]

frybreadThe Zagat foodie channel checks out the famous Fry Bread House in Phoenix, Arizona, to find out what the huh fry bread is. And “Indian Tacos”? What the heck?

Thankfully, Sandra Martin explains how Native Americans turned Uncle Sam’s lemons into lemonade. And tacos. [Mas…]

twodriversHooray! We found a new video upload from the same white winger who gleefully shared the dancing Raza 1 Racists 0 video.

This new upload features the irony-impaired videographer and his know-nothing posse out on the streets waving American flags and ranting about “illegals.” Then two different guys drive by and stop their trucks, get out, and confront the H8RZ. [Adult language, F-bomb.] [Mas…]


The host of YouTube’s popular True Mexico channel — he’s apparently a Brit (no name) living in Mexico City — goes out for tacos al pastor. The 1960s origin of the vertical rotary grill is a contentious Mediterranean issue with Turkey (doner kabobs), Greece (gyros) and Lebanon (shwarma) all claiming firsties. We don’t care. Nom Nom nom.


Every day life comes in Colors. Video by Daniel and Katina Mercadante.


How hard is it to burn a Mexican flag for the camera? Too hard for this Bubba.

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gaymariachisSomos here, somos queer, somos Mariachi Arcoiris de los Angeles — Rainbow Mariachi of L.A.

Maria Hinojosa and Camilo Vargas of LatinoUSA tell the story: [Mas…]

yanet-garciaTelevisa Monterrey Meteorologist Yanet Garcia has become an online sensation. Her June 20 weather forecast is all over the Internets — over half a million views on YouTube.

The video, with the catchy title of Yanet Garcia y El Pronostico Del Tiempo 20-Jun-2015 Full HD, has even attracted the attention of high brow publications like the NY Daily News: [Mas…]

From Australia: How to reheat mass quantities of tortillas (video)

by JEFE BOYARDEE June 26, 2015 Cultura
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Mexi-Australians Gerardo y Maria of La Tortilleria in Melbourne, OZ, demonstrated how to reheat their tortillas when you have a buttload of their tortillas to reheat. No kangaroos or wallabees were harmed in the making of this video. PREVIOUSLY ON AUSTRALIAN MEXICAN:

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Oaxaca woman finds face of Jesus on homemade tortilla (video)

by Barney Asada June 25, 2015 El Now
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“A woman in southern Mexico decided to use a tortilla she had just made for spiritual, rather than physical, food after seeing the face of Jesus Christ looking back at her,” reports the Daily Mail: Enedina Mendoza and her family make tortillas in the small Oaxacan town of Tlalixtac de Cabrera, and the baker that […]

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Allman Bros, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young ‘Southern Man’ (#TBT videos)

by Soy Capitan June 25, 2015 Cultura
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At a 2000 concert, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young kill it with Young’s song Southern Man. Did the supergroup predict the future? Has Dixie learned from the past? Mira los lyrics:

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Hey Vato! It’s time for ‘Taco Talk’ with the Taco Lady (video)

by Barney Asada June 24, 2015 Cultura
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When a Hey Vato! fan asks the Taco Lady how to make hard shell tacos like the ones in the box at the store, she has an answer, but probably not the one the viewer wanted.

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Tips for crossing the border, paper fortune teller style (photos, video)

by HABLO PICASSO June 23, 2015 Cultura
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What do you need to know when crossing to El Norte from Tijuana? One artist who lived that life incorporated all she learned into origami “cootie catcher” fortune teller paper tip sheets. (Silent video, above.) Isabella Cruz-Chong grew up in Tijuana, she explained to POCHO in an email, “and I would constantly cross between Tijuana […]

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L.A. woman eats 53 habanero chiles in 20 minutes (video)

by Barney Asada June 23, 2015 Cultura
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@nbcla Thank You #habaneroeatingcontest coverage #prlife #culinary #chichenitza restaurant #dtla A video posted by Mariluz (@mariluz2012) on Jun 22, 2015 at 9:33am PDT Teresa de Jesus Sandoval was named the champion at the Father’s Day habanero chile eating contest at Chichenitza in Downtown L.A. after scarfing down 53 of the the scorching peppers in 20 […]

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Randy Newman: ‘Sail Away’ to Charleston, America’s #1 slave city

by Comic Saenz June 22, 2015 Cultura
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Attention, you Africans, sings Randy Newman. Sail Away to Charleston, SC. In America, you’ll get food to eat, and won’t have to run through the jungle and scuff up your feet! Charleston was America’s top port of entry for African slaves.

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Venezuela newscaster strips after Copa America futbol win (NSFW video)

by Andalé Mono June 19, 2015 Cultura
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She promised she would do it and she did. Venezuelan sports news anchor Yuvi Pallares said she would strip naked after a national victory in the Copa America, and when Venezuela beat Colombia Sunday 1-0, she kept her word. [Potentially NSFW. Naughty, blood-engorged sexy parts blurred out, but at your office, who knows?!]

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Quetzal tells a tale of urban survival in ‘The Coyote Hustle’ (video)

by Barney Asada June 18, 2015 Cultura
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East Los band Quetzal dedicates this video to the street vendors of L.A., the only major U.S. city where street vending is illegal. To learn more about the efforts to help hard-working families like the ones in this video, check out the Los Angeles Street Vendor Campaign on Facebook. Quetzal is the collaborative project of […]

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In Mexico City? Google Transit will tell you where to go (video)

by MARK O'POLO June 18, 2015 Cultura

When in Mexico City, do like the Mexican Citians do — with Google Maps.

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Stop the hate! What the world needs now is ‘One Love’ (video)

by Soy Capitan June 18, 2015 Cultura
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Pocho Ocho things Donald Trump wants you to know about Mexicans

by Especial Correspondents June 17, 2015 El Now
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Because he wants to make America great again, GOP presidential nominee wannabe Donald Trump shared some nasty knowledge about Mexican immigrants when he announced his candidacy Tuesday (video). They’re rapists, he said, and bring crime and drugs. But that’s not all! Here are are Pocho Ocho top things Donald Trump also wants you to know […]

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Watch: Mariachi El Bronx is burning up with ‘Wildfires’ (official video)

by Soy Capitan June 17, 2015 Cultura
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Burning with love like Wildfires, alt.neo.electro.fusion.cumbia.mariachi conjunto Mariachi El Bronx continues the quest for a hit record in 6/8 time with this new official music video:

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@AlMadrigal reports: Campaign 2016 begins in Iowa (video)

by Comic Saenz June 16, 2015 El Now
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As the 2016 presidential election campaign starts up, all eyes turn to Iowa, traditionally the first place Americans get a chance to vote for their candidates. Jon Stewart and The Daily Show sent POCHO Migrant Editor Al Madrigal to the Hawkeye State to find out why exactly Iowa rates this singular honor.

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From LatinoUSA: The unlikely story of Chicano Batman (audio, video)

by QUESO QUESEM June 16, 2015 Audio
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Southern California pochos Chicano Batman started out in the hood, lucked out with a spot at Coachella and then went on the road opening for Jack White. They shared their story with LatinoUSA. The band’s latest video is Cycles of Existential Rhyme:

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In the Event of a Time Warp (Again), Keep Calm and Habla Spanglish

by José Canusí June 16, 2015 Corporate
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In the unlikely event of a Time Warp (again), Keep Calm and Habla Spanish. Available now at ThePochoStore on CafePress. And now, Let’s Do the Time Warp Again — en Español:

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