Mexicans sweep the OSCARs (toon)

by RAMIRO J. GOMEZ, JR. February 23, 2015 Cartoons
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Disneyland preps new WE ❤️ MEASLES marketing push

by PEDO MAUS February 23, 2015 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from ANAHEIM) Disneyland’s new WE ❤️ MEASLES marketing campaign intends to “pro-actively go where the customers are” by turning “lemons into lemonade,” PNS has learned.

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Buy Money.FAKE NOTES,DOLLAR PRINTING,FAKE MONEY,Euro (video)

by SOUNDS LEGIT February 23, 2015 Cultura
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Buy Money .FAKE NOTES,DOLLAR PRINTING,FAKE MONEY,Euro banknote production,Bills,POUNDS printing Fake Notes US Dollar,Euro,Pounds,Australia dollar,currency printing,Jamaican dollar Buy Money .FAKE NOTES,DOLLAR PRINTING,FAKE MONEY,Euro banknote production,Bills,POUNDS Printing Fake Notes US Dollar,Euro,Pounds,Australia dollar,currency printing,Jamaican dollar We sale counterfeit Euro,counterfeit dollar,Anti-counterfeit banknotes

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La Cucaracha Anchor Baby News: Measles in the Hood (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz February 20, 2015 Cartoons
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Pocho Ocho top reasons not to watch the Oscars

by Especial Correspondents February 20, 2015 Cultura
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Lot of pochos we know are insisting they won’t watch Sunday’s telecast of the Academy Awards. The big reason, of course, is Hollywood’s apparent inability to find roles for Latin@s other than maid or gangster (see infographic below). But that’s not all! Here are the Pocho Ocho Top reasons they’re boycotting the Oscars: 8. Reading […]

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Mystical steampunk loteria cards from the future are here now (toons)

by HABLO PICASSO February 20, 2015 Cartoons

San Antonio artist John Picacio aka LoneBoy takes loteria cards to a mystical steampunk place they’ve never been before.

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‘El Zombie de la Muerte’ ❤️ brains — tacos, that is (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN February 20, 2015 Cultura
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Everyone knows zombies ❤️ brains. And Mexican zombies? Tacos de sesos, of course.

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Live! All Things Comedy Podcast @AlMadrigal (NSFW Video)

by Comic Saenz February 19, 2015 Cultura
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[8:48PM PST] Whoa! LOL funny! Sorry you missed the live webcast.  We don’t know if a re-run will be available, but we’ll let you know. Check it out! POCHO Migrant Editor Al Madrigal and friends at the All Things Comey Podcast, LIVE from NerdMelt Comics on the Sunset Strip! All Things Comedy Live Podcast by […]

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La Cucaracha Anchor Baby News: Those measles, though (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz February 19, 2015 Cartoons
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Ask A Mexican: Should Mexicans move to the South? (video)

by Comic Saenz February 19, 2015 Cultura

It’s complicated, but Gustavo ¡Ask A Mexican! Arellano considers the future of Mexican-Americans in the South and suggests it’s the new, unconquered Aztlan ripe for the Reconquista Part II. After all, paisas and good ole’ boys are the same with the horses and the whiskey and the marrying their second cousins, right? (Gustavo’s art courtesy […]

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Taco Thursday: World’s Longest Taco Triumph? (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN February 19, 2015 Cultura
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Taqueros in Guadalajara put together a two-mile long line of tacos (de puerco) in an attempt to set a Guinness World Record, according to UPI: …The group in Guadalajara put together the uninterrupted line of tacos using 2,645 pounds of pork. The 9,047.24-foot-long line of tacos was constructed from ingredients from the state of Yucatan […]

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Spanglish is no Juan E. Come Lately to California (audio)

by Andalé Mono February 19, 2015 Audio
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When Los Angeles was a still a little pueblo in the northern part of Mexico known as Alta California, Spanglish was born. Public Radio International’s Global Nation explains: …living in the a rancho just north of the pueblo was a young Scottish adventurer named Hugh Reid. In the 1830s he left the old world for […]

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La Cucaracha Anchor Baby News: Meet Measles Mouse (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz February 18, 2015 Cartoons
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Mexican food contract rider #2: Jack White’s guacamole recipe (audio)

by MOSCA MEXICAN February 18, 2015 Audio
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The Foo Fighters are very particular about the Mexican food required backstage. And singer Jack White (ex White Stripes) either is or is not a “guacamole diva,” depending on who you believe. The NPR’s food program The Salt (WHAT’S ON YOUR PLATE) serves it up this way:

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Rain can’t stop Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro (video)

by MORTY GORDO February 18, 2015 Cultura
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Rio de Janeiro’s Carnaval parade was still spectacular Sunday despite a tropical deluge that soaked thousands of spectators, as well as feather-clad samba dancers and musicians.

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Los Cenzontles and David Hidalgo: ‘Riding to the Water’ (video)

by QUESO QUESEM February 18, 2015 Cultura
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Los Cenzontles (The Mockingbirds) and David Hidalgo of Los Lobos team up for Riding to the Water from the new Cenzontles CD. PREVIOUSLY ON LOS CENZONTLES:

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La Cucaracha Anchor Baby News: Kindergarten coup (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz February 17, 2015 Cartoons
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Hey Vato! This one is dedicated to Art Laboe (video)

by Barney Asada February 17, 2015 Cultura
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Smiley and Chuy of Hey Vato! hop on the webcam to share their many feels about the apparent end of LA radio DJ Art Laboe’s famed oldies but goodies show – and the romantic dedications that helped “seal with deal” with many a hyna.

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Why does @GustavoArellano say his name so Spanish? (audio)

by Comic Saenz February 17, 2015 Audio
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The ¡Ask A Mexican! Why do Mexicans OVER-PRONOUNCE Spanish? video prompted California Report’s Queena Kim to call POCHO Associate Naranjero Gustavo Arellano for more info. No, it’s not really pronounced “Kimm,” she explains. It should be pronounced more like “Keeeem.” C’est la vie.

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Amazing Video Theater: Brazilian guy lifts tree trunk

by ZORRO MULDER February 17, 2015 Cultura
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Strange but true! A guy in Brazil lifts the trunk of a tree and his friends video the amazing feat.

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Washington’s Birthday: The good, the not so good (toon + NSFW video)

by JIMI CHANGA February 16, 2015 Cartoons
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The Good: George Washington’s birthday is a federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday of February in honor of George Washington, the first President of Los United Estates, aka The Father of Our Country. Some people call it Presidents Day (sometimes spelled Presidents’ Day or President’s Day.) Schools and banks and government offices will be closed. The […]

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Watch: When Spanish speakers sing pop songs in ‘English’

by QUESO QUESEM February 16, 2015 Cultura
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The mariachi version of Daft Punk’s Get Loqui is only the tip of the iceberg, as this video shows.

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