Ricardo Caté’s ‘Without Reservations’: I can’t breathe (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz December 12, 2014 Cartoons
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Native cartoonist Ricardo Caté of the Kewa Pueblo is a friend of POCHO and the author of the hilarious non-PC comic strip Without Reservations, which runs in the Santa Fe New Mexican and soon all over Turtle Island, from beak to tail. Here one of his characters sports an “I Can’t Breathe” tshirt in support […]

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DF hipsters eat Pinche Gringo BBQ, pay with smartphones (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN December 12, 2014 Cultura
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At Mexico City’s famous Pinche Gringo BBQ, there may be lines for food all the time, but when it’s your turn to pay, you can cough up the cash with PayPal. Pagar sin efectivo ni tarjetas sólo podría ser mejor si te regalaran algo y eso fue precisamente lo que PayPal hizo en Pinche Gringo […]

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Tia Lencha’s Cocina: My heart is so broke, I make Heartbreak Buñuelos

by TIA LENCHA December 11, 2014 Cultura
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Hola. Is Tia Lencha here. My heart is broke. I no have a novio anymore. My comadre say there is something wrong with all the mens on the Google. Is true. In this case, I wasn’t enough of a man for him. Oh gwell. I oso a little heartbreak because my carro (thas car for […]

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Ask A Mexican: Why do Mexicans eat tamales during Christmas? (video)

by Comic Saenz December 11, 2014 Cultura
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♫ ♬ Masa roasting by an open fire… ♫ ♬ Wait; that masa thing doesn’t sound right. Dear Gustavo ¡Ask A Mexican! Arellano: Why do Mexicans eat tamales during Christmas? Previously on tamales:

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Shameful Selfie: Uncle Sam the Torture Man (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz December 10, 2014 Cartoons
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No manches! Don Cheto is ‘All About the Face’ (videos)

by MOON GUAC December 10, 2014 Cultura
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Don Cheto and Marisol y Vicky Terrazas de Horóscopos de Durango are All About the Face. Two years ago, Don Cheto was all about the Ganga Style:

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White Americans are biased against blacks, and some more than others

by Bronco del Camino December 10, 2014 Cultura
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Most white Americans are biased against blacks, but it differs across the country. In this map, the redder the state, the higher the hate. Michigan, in gray, is in middle, bias-wise, and the bluer states are less biased than Michigan. There’s some tricky methodology involved, and there may be some “selection bias,” but if anything, […]

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When a fire burns Downtown L.A., Mexicans be like… (toon)

by GALAC TICO December 10, 2014 Cartoons
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A grand jury can ‘indict a ham sandwich,’ and yet… (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA December 10, 2014 Cartoons
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We need your donation to build a bigger and better POCHO

by José Canusí December 9, 2014 Corporate

Can you donate $20 or $50 so we can make more Ñews y Satire? MR. POCHO SAYS ¡GRACIAS! Here are the Top Ten Most Popular posts this year. Do you see your favorite? What you like to see more stories like these? To keep POCHO online, we need money. Money from loyal readers like you. […]

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La Cucaracha/The Beandocks: Viva Rodney King! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz December 9, 2014 Cartoons
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When they made this video last summer, it was a joke :-(

by Lucida Grandé December 9, 2014 Cultura
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A white cop encounters an unarmed black dude and you won’t believe what happens next!

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Good news? Gold tops cocaine as Peru’s top illegal export (video)

by Moctezuma Cortés December 9, 2014 El Now
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Peru, the world’s largest producer of cocaine, has a new booming illicit business: gold, according to FUSION: Illegal gold mining has surged in the South American country, the world’s fifth biggest gold exporter. A new Univision Investigative report shows that the criminal organizations that traffic illegal drugs have diversified and are now in the business […]

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I’m pissed off! I was racially profiled for being an Asian (NSFW video)

by Verdana Bold December 9, 2014 Cultura
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It’s hard being an Asian in America, Tony Vinh explains to the crowd at Cap City Comedy Club in Austin, TX. For example, you can get racially profiled and people think you have a small penis. [NSFW adult language.]

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La Cucaracha: Little-known immigration facts (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz December 8, 2014 Cartoons
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Now more than ever: ‘Somos Todos Guerreros de la Libertad’ (video)

by Soy Capitan December 8, 2014 Cultura
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This video from Bolivia’s Alma Eterna is a couple of years old but the message is timeless. In Ayotzinapa and Ferguson, we are all Guerreros for La Liberatad — fighters for freedom.

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This is how you do it: Los Angeles Taco Company makes tacos (video)

by JEFE BOYARDEE December 8, 2014 Cultura
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Food porn meets taco porn as the Los Angeles Taco Company (available for bookings now!) shows how they do it in Session. Cumbia available for an additional fee; ask your server.

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It has finally come to this: Kim Kardashian butt piñata, the video

by ENDES NAI December 8, 2014 Cultura
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A small piñata shop in the Rio Grande border town of Reynosa now offers a piñata of the infamous Paper Magazine shoot in which Kim Kardashian appears nude, RT reports: Inspired by Kim Kardashian’s rising popularity throughout Mexico, shop owner Dalton Javier Davalos decided to make a pinata of the star’s posterior for the Posadas […]

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Bobby Gomez gets ‘El Tux’ and now he’s a sexy chambelan (videos)

by Verdana Bold December 5, 2014 Cultura
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Chubby Bobby Gomez gets invited to a quinceañera as a chambelan, but he can’t find a tuxedo that fits. Dad drags out the outfit he wore when he got married in 1972 and El Tux turns out to be a blessing in disguise. As long as we’re talking quinceañera and chambelans, here’s maybe the greatest […]

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Has your Baby Jesus lost his head? The doctor is in! (audio)

by Especial Correspondents December 5, 2014 Audio
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In the Plaza Mexico shopping center in the working class Los Angeles suburb of Lynwood, a specialty store advertises “Vestimos y Reparamos Niños Dioses.” The dresser and doctor, Cuban-American Concepcion “Connie” Rivero, told her story to KPCC’s Adolfo Guzman-Lopez:

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