Meet Congressman Don Young, a Republican from Alaska, who just called agricultural laborers who once worked on his father’s ranch “wetbacks.”
In a radio interview Thursday with KRDB this fine American legislator was full of the kind of wisdom that has inspired the deep thoughts of his homegirl, Sarah Palin, and assorted white power NRA-voting posses, militias and tea parties across the U.S. of A.
A three-second clip is at the bottom of this story. Play it here or download it and make it into a ring tone, or an auto-tuned viral meme! Thanks to KRDB for the audio. Oh, and here are the phone numbers for all the Congressman’s offices.[Mas…]
8. In 2001 he took a huge tax loss after a franchise scheme called Illegals Я Us failed. 7. In 2006 he sought medical reimbursement for malaria contracted after swimming in a giant pool of money. 6. In 2009 he claimed his Cayman Islands bank account as a dependent. [Mas…]
POCHO Migrant Editor Al Madrigal puts on his Daily Show Senior Latino Correspondent hat and rubber gloves to spice up the Mexican presidential elections with smuggled negative political advertisements.
(PNS reporting from MEXICO) Mexicans vote today to choose their next president from three lackluster front-runners:
Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) pretty boy Enrique Peña Nieto
Seasoned Democratic Revolutionary Party (PRD) firebrand Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador
Non-Institutional Anti-Revolutionary Party (PAN) centrist Josephina Vazquez Mota.
International election monitors are fanning out across the country to prevent a repeat of 2006’s polling fiasco, in which PRD candidate Lopez Obrador alleged serious election fraud that resulted in a narrow victory for PAN candidate Felipe Calderon. A national controversy erupted which resulted in a partial recount similar to the 2000 U.S. Presidential election.
Unlike the U.S. election, however, Lopez Obrador and the PAN had the cojones to contest the results and actually set up an alternative administration in Mexico City to assert his victory. Fistfights over the results also broke out in the Mexican Legislative Palace, including one that was broadcast live to tha nation right before Calderon was sworn into office.
North of the border, the campaign of GOP nominee wannabe Gov. Mitt Romney is paying close attention to the election and is especially eager to learn the latest in election tampering techniques. [Mas…]
When in Miami, there’s more to eat than face, grandmother knows best when it comes fixing your boo-boo, Mexican Mitt Romney is the “last juan standing,” the Smithsonian immortalizes the Nike Cortez and Florida’s voter fraud crackdown actually snares an actual fraudster. A busy week of ñews taxed our overworked POCHO estaff, but we’ve got [...]
(PNS reporting from LA FLORIDA) Even as the U.S. Department of Justice seeks to shut down Florida’s effort to disenfranchise voters, state officials are overjoyed that their purge of voter role has finally nabbed a real fraud, even if their case is a dog. Much to the relief of Republican witch-hunters who were under fire [...]