Stray dogs hold vigil at coffin of woman who fed them (video)

by CHE JUAJUA April 2, 2015 El Now
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A funeral for a woman in Mexico took an unexpected turn when a number of stray dogs unexpectedly showed up to pay their respects, according to this robotic announcer and some still photos as well as the Daily Mail.

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‘Reverse racism’? It’s complicated (toon)

by JUNCO CANCHÉ April 2, 2015 Cartoons
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Tia Lencha’s Cocina: Mijo makes for me a ‘Hipster Taco’

by TIA LENCHA April 1, 2015 Cultura
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Hola. Is Tia Lencha here. Today I going to help you make my new faborite taco. The other day I saw my mijo making sonething in the kishen. I so proud. He like to cook like his mama. I say, “Mijo, what you making?” He say, “A taco.” I see that he was using corn […]

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Spring nourishes bumper Swiss spaghetti crop (BBC video)

by JEFE BOYARDEE April 1, 2015 Cultura
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Global warming — and an early warm Spring — means a bountiful spaghetti harvest in Switzerland’s pasta-growing regions near the border with Italy. The BBC reports.

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Are avocados from Mexico the ‘Forbidden Fruit’? (video)

by Verdana Bold March 31, 2015 Cultura
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Are Avocados from Mexico the Bible’s Forbidden Fruit?

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GOP presidential wannabe Saint Ted Cruz is on fire (photo)

by Especial Correspondents March 31, 2015 El Now
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Hail, Senator, full of crap. Special art thou among pendejos. Photo via imgur.

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Sen. Ted Cruz reveals 2016 Presidential campaign slogan (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz March 30, 2015 Cartoons
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Hey Vato! The homies are ‘Dreaming of Selena’ (video)

by Comic Saenz March 30, 2015 Cultura
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East Los vatos Smiley and Chuy still have a soft spot for Selena, 20 years after her tragic passing. Or is it Salinas?

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President Jed Bartlet ❤️ César Chávez (UFW video bio)

by Andalé Mono March 30, 2015 Cultura

Martin Sheen, aka President Jed Bartlet, is the narrator in this César Chávez 2006 tribute video from the United Farm Workers (UFW.) César Chávez’ birthday is March 31

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‘Avocados from Mexico’ commercial is 50 shades of huh? (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN March 30, 2015 Cultura
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Is that an avocado in your pantalones or are you just happy to see me?

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La Cucaracha: Another day, another racist fraternity (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz March 27, 2015 Cartoons
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Cancun Spring Break 2015: Butt spanking with chanclas (video)

by Chale Knickerbocker March 27, 2015 El Now
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Every year, hordes of drunk, rude and entitled American college students — including kids from West Virginia University — go South of the Border for Spring Break. This year the festivities included semi-nekkid guys’ butts getting smacked by bikini babes with chanclas, so this video may be NSFW:

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Finally! Deep-fried nachos on a stick come to Milwaukee (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN March 27, 2015 Cultura
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Milwaukee Brewers fans can hit a home run this season at Miller Park with every order of Inside The Park Nachos. ESPN reports:

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In San Diego, burritos have French fries inside (Zagat video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN March 27, 2015 Cultura

Why does San Diego think its burritos are California’s best? It’s because they have French fries inside, at least according to the Zagat restaurant guide people.

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Los Cenzontles (The Mockingbirds): ‘The Dreamer’ (music video)

by Comic Saenz March 26, 2015 Cultura

Los Cenzontles (The Mockingbirds) sing The Dreamer, composed by Eugene Rodriguez and Jackson Browne, in a just-released video by Emiliano Rodriguez. [Click on CC for English/Spanish captions.] PREVIOUSLY ON LOS CENZONTLES:

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La Cucaracha: Immigrants are taking your jobs? (#TBT 2010 toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz March 26, 2015 Cartoons
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McDonalds (Australia) helps you feed your ‘Inner Mexican’ (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN March 26, 2015 Cultura
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The “legendary” El Maco at McDonalds in OZ will feed your inner Mexican, as long as he or she wants two all-beef patties, sour cream and “taco sauce.” [Mustache, charro outfit and sombrero not included. Not available at McDonalds stores near any actual Mexicans. Your bigote may vary.] ¿Me encanto?

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Why are the Hip Hop Hoodios so darn big in France? (videos)

by Comic Saenz March 26, 2015 Cultura
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Our mailbox here at POCHO fills up with a lot of questions, and none of them is “Why are the Hip Hop Hoodios — North America’s leading Jewish Latino bi-coastal hip hop collective — so gosh darn popular in France?” OK, so some questions go unasked, sure, but that doesn’t mean they should remained unanswered. […]

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(Jo) Raquel (Tejeda) Welch dances to ‘Raquel’ by Neon Neon (video)

by Soy Capitan March 26, 2015 El Now
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The story so far: Euro art-rockers Neon Neon recorded a song called Raquel in 2007 and a year later someone (shuffle76?) made the song into a music video by mashing up old scenes of (Jo) Raquel (Tejeda) Welch dancing and acting and stuff. Good idea, shuffle76, as if that’s your real name.

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The Beandocks: Last week’s news from Ferguson, MO (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz March 25, 2015 Cartoons
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