Food Fight! Fan de la Cultura vs gigantic ‘machetes’ in DF (video)

by HONG RHEE February 1, 2016 Cultura
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Fan de la Cultura is a macho vato, but can he handle los machetes? These two-foot-long quesadillas are filled with a pound-and-a-half of carne de res and chorizo and different quesos and pollos and guisados and jamon and chicharrones and frijoles, well you get the picture. We looked it up on the Google: That’s 24 […]

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Cookie Monster vs Mazzy Star: ‘Fade Into You’ (3 music videos)

by Comic Saenz February 1, 2016 Cultura
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In 2009, according to Dangerous Minds, weirdo singer Catman Cohen recorded an idiosyncratic version of Mazzy Star’s 1993 Fade Into You. Later that same year, according to those very same minds, the Internets mashed up Cohen’s vocal with Cookie Monster Sesame Street footage. Contrast and compare with this video of the original version, sung here […]

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Mexico DF: Romina la perra gets a 3-D printed prosthetic leg (video)

by ASTRO YETSON February 1, 2016 El Now
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Romina the whippet, who lost her right front leg in a lawnmower accident, is being fitted with a new prosthetic limb, courtesy of the Veterinary Hospital of the Universidad del Valle de Mexico (UVM) in Mexico City. And they’re making the device with a 3-D printer. Reuters reports:

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La Cucaracha: #OscarsSoWhite you say? How white are they? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 29, 2016 Cartoons
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In Paris, it’s #1PHOTOPOUR1TACO @ the Old El Paso taco truck (videos)

by MOSCA MEXICAN January 29, 2016 Cultura
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The French arm of Old El Paso, the Tex-Mex style food people, asked ad agency Rosbeef! to generate buzz for their new premium Restaurante brand around late Paris last year. Rosbeef! (Slogan: We’re creative and we have common sense; how cool is that!?) came up with a marketing combo plate of an Old El Paso […]

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The Art of the Hollywood #OscarsSoWhite Casting Call (toon)

by DAN MCCLINTOCK January 29, 2016 Cartoons
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[Dan McClintock is an artist, animator and illustrator.]

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Old School/New School/Antiguo Paradigma/Nuevo Paradigma (toon)

by ESTEBAN YOBS January 29, 2016 Cartoons

Out with the old paradigms, in with the new. Argentina’s EmprendedoresNews.com (EntrepreneursNews) explains: Un nuevo paradigma es el comienzo de un nuevo camino, una nueva forma de hacer las cosas. Generalmente un nuevo paradigma no va a hacer inmediatamente más eficientes todos los procesos al 100%, pero si mejor el modelo que está remplazando. It […]

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La Cucaracha: #OscarsSoWhite? How white are they? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 28, 2016 Cartoons
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This is my new motto: ‘WWND? What would nana do?’

by Yuppie Chicana January 28, 2016 Cultura
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While advances in technology make some areas of our lives easier, good old-fashioned child rearing has become more complicated. In our grandparent’s day, it was a simpler time. They didn’t have the luxury of worrying about play dates and preschool applications. I have a motto that has become a guiding principle for applying “old school” […]

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Capone – the ‘Gangster of Comedy’ – loves Latino churches (video)

by PADRE BETO SARDUCCI January 28, 2016 Cultura
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Capone – aka Derrick Lee the Gangster of Comedy – loves Latino churches, and it sounds like he knows what he’s talking about! 😉 PREVIOUSLY ON LATINO CHURCHES (ACCORDING TO BORDERTOWN ON FOX):

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Sing along with Diana y Dela: It’s all about ‘Aqui y Ahora’ (video)

by Soy Capitan January 27, 2016 Cultura
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Ecuadorian-Peruvian-Miamian* pop duo Diana y Dela — Diana Mera and Mariadela — are all about the here and now in their new music video for the super catchy Aqui y Ahora. Sing along with los lyrics en español and read them en ingles:

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Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio: ‘I Have A Dream’ (toon)

by DAN MCCLINTOCK January 27, 2016 Cartoons
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[Dan McClintock is an artist, animator and illustrator.] PREVIOUSLY ON SHERIFF JOE:

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Gene genie: Mexico is happier than the average bear because science

by Verdana Bold January 27, 2016 Cultura
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Why are Mexicans happier than the average bear? It’s in their genes, according to a new scientific paper, which asserts that nations with the highest prevalence of the A allele also perceive themselves happiest — countries like Ghana and Nigeria in West Africa, and northern Latin American nations like Mexico and Columbia. Science Daily has […]

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Pocho Ocho top reasons Sheriff Joe Arpaio is endorsing Donald Trump

by Especial Correspondents January 26, 2016 El Now
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Arizona’s notorious Sheriff Joe Arpaio — racist, birther, and pendejo — is set to endorse racist, birther, and pendejo Donald Trump in the Iowa GOP caucuses, according to The New York Times. Our Especial Correspondents have been on the phone with sources in Arizona, Iowa and New York probing the thinking behind this decision and […]

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La Cucaracha: True Life Latino Screenwriter Adventures (2007 toons)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 26, 2016 Cartoons
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It’s good to be the king! El Rey Del Taco Truck, Astoria, Queens (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN January 26, 2016 Cultura
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Happy Taco Tuesday! Johnny’s El Rey Del Taco Truck has been serving delicious comida Mexican to hungry gente in Astoria, Queens, NYC, for years. FoodCurated.com explains:

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Juanes and John Legend sing Bob Marley’s ‘Redemption Song’ (video)

by Soy Capitan January 26, 2016 Cultura
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Won’t you help to sing These songs of freedom? ‘Cause all I ever have: Redemption songs. As part of John Legend’s #FREEAMERICA “Listening and Learning tour,” Grammy Award-winning artists Legend and Juanes visited Eloy Detention Center, Tent City, and Puente Arizona Community Center earlier this month – with pop-up performances for both detainees and their […]

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Netflix and Chill: MLK’s “I Have A Dream” 2016 style (photo)

by Especial Correspondents January 26, 2016 Cultura
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#RP @msriddleabroad Dr. Martin Luther King Jr couldnt have stated his 'I Have A Dream' speech any better than this 3rd grader…. "NO NETFLIX & CHILL?!??!" that is not a world i want to live in… how is im spose to get her over w/o the #Netflix #MLKJR #IHaveADream #LittleWhiteChirrensAndLittleBlackChirrensCanNetflixAndChillInPeaceAndHarmony #WaitYallTooYoungForNetflixAndChill #WTFyallKnowAboutThatAnyway #NetFlixAndChill #HuluAndHang #PrimeAndPostUp […]

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La Cucaracha: Try our new high-end taco bar! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 25, 2016 Cartoons
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A ‘Mexican Pizza’ is a ‘flavour fiesta’ at Pizza Hut New Zealand (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN January 25, 2016 Cultura
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Don’t miss the Mexican Flavour Fiesta at Pizza Hut, New Zealand. They’ve got the Ultimate Mexican Pizza with Nachos and quesadillas where you can add jalapeños and stuffed cheese crust. There’s something for everyone, chicken beef and vege. PREVIOUSLY ON PIZZA:

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New on Nixon TV: Meet ‘The Bubble Goppies’ (toon, video)

by DAN MCCLINTOCK January 25, 2016 Cartoons
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Sing along with the Bubble Goppies Theme Song: All: Bub-bub-bubble, GOP-GOP-goppies! Boys: Bubble, bubble, bubble! Girls: Goppy, Goppy, goppies! Jebby: Bubble!

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Yosemite Sarah, Gilligan Trump, Make Freedonia Great Again! (videos)

by Andalé Mono January 25, 2016 Cartoons
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