La Cucaracha: Taco guy takes stand against Donald Trump (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz July 17, 2015 Cartoons
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Madonna’s new NSFW music video ‘Taco Truck Bonita’ is puro L.A.

by Soy Capitan July 17, 2015 Cultura
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OOPS, SORRY POCHOS. THE VIDEO PEOPLE CHANGED THE SETTINGS TO PRIVATE. IT WAS FUN WHILE IT LASTED!

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Latino? Hispanic? Spanish? What’s the difference? (videos)

by Moctezuma Cortés July 17, 2015 Cultura
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Hispanic, Latino and Spanish are often used interchangeably in describing ethnicity. But what’s the right terminology? Feminist, vlogger and “critical thinker” Kat Lazo sets people straight. Nice Venn diagram, too.

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Mexican artist Hector Zamora: Reality and other deceptions (video)

by HABLO PICASSO July 17, 2015 Cultura
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Mexican artist Hector Zamora filled up an exhibit space in the French countryside with empty, boarded-up campers and RVs (they call them caravans over there). Why, exactly? Julien Zerbone explains:

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Anchor Baby News: What’s inside a Donald Trump piñata? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz July 16, 2015 Cartoons
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When la vida gets too loca: ‘F*ck That: A Guided Meditation’ (video)

by SWAMI CHANCLAVEDANTA July 16, 2015 Cultura
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When the going gets loco, the loco turn pro with F*ck That: A Guided Meditation, a totally NSFW video from Jason Headley.

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El Chapo Chronicles: Now you see him, now you don’t (toons)

by ULISSES SANCHEZ July 16, 2015 Cartoons
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Watch: Cuba’s underwater Jardines de la Reina are pristine – for now

by BOB ESPONJA July 16, 2015 Cultura
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Southwest of the island of Cuba, an underwater wonderland of sea plants and creatures thrives. It’s the natural and untouched Caribbean, protected from humanity for generations – and so-called progress.

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La Cucaracha: Why did NBC fire Donald Trump? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz July 15, 2015 Cartoons
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Pocho Ocho most amazing facts behind El Chapo’s daring escape

by Especial Correspondents July 15, 2015 El Now
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The daring prison escape of Mexican drug lord El Chapo Guzman Saturday has raised many questions. Why Saturday? Who dug the tunnel? How did they do it? How did they hide? Here are Pocho Ocho Most Amazing Facts Behind El Chapo’s Escape we’ve unearthed so far: 8. Shoutout to Uber de Mexico for the fast pickup! 7. […]

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History of the World Part I: The French Revolution (Mel Brooks video)

by EL CHAPEAU July 14, 2015 Cultura

Academy award-winning filmmaker Mel Brooks recreated the poverty and despair that led to the French Revolution in his 1981 documentary History of the World Part I.

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Feliz Día de la Bastilla a nuestros amigos franceses en ‘Casablanca’

by CALLE D. CINEMA July 14, 2015 Cultura
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The Nazis are all, “Hey let’s sing our Nazi song!” but the freedom-loving Frenchies hanging out at Rick’s Cafe in Casablanca are all, like, “Non. Non! NON!”

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The French Revolution . . . In A Nutshell (video)

by CHE POUPON July 14, 2015 Cartoons
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You say you want a Revolution? You know you’ll maybe lose your head. In this episode of History in a Pinche Nutshell, the French king, the Nobility, the Clergy and the Peasants move into This Modern World as the Dangerous Ideas of the Enlightenment turn the old order in La France upside down. Also, gillotines.

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La Cucaracha: Nothing like a hot, dry, sandy beach day! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz July 13, 2015 Cartoons
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This is how Los Angeles welcomed Donald Trump Friday (video)

by Comic Saenz July 13, 2015 El Now
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Dennis J. Romero of LAWeekly.com was on the scene at the Luxe Hotel on Sunset Boulevard in Brentwood Friday afternoon as Donald Trump came to speak to a private GOP gathering: Donald Trump’s mouth might be the most uncivilized thing to have graced the blue-blood hills of Brentwood, but those reacting to the GOP presidential […]

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Notes from Technotopia, SF:
 On the Cruelty of Indifference


by Guillermo Gómez-Peña July 13, 2015 Cultura
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 On the Cruelty of Indifference


Dear Ex-local artist, writer, activist, bohemian, street eccentric, and/or protector of difference… Imagine a city, your city and your former “hip” neighborhood, being handed over by greedy politicians and re/developers to the crème de la crème of the tech industry. This includes the 7 most powerful tech companies in the world. I don’t need to […]

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