tacos

elreycoverThe Big Fancy Coloring Book offers something special for odd grownups, peculiar kids, and lovers of absurd drawings of tacos, Frida Kahlo and/or Chiquita Banana and/or Carmen Miranda, luchadores and armadillos. It’s the latest creative product from our mysterious amigo, The Painter of Arizona Light, whose Internet spokespern is known as El Rey Del Art (so-called self portrait, above).

We’ve secured especial permission to share four of El Rey’s droppings here: [Mas…]


Following a family recipe preserved in a Louisiana Choctaw-Apache tribal cookbook, J Arendall makes Indian fry bread puffy tacos. You can get the Louisiana Cooking By Native American Choctaw-Apache cookbook here. That matchstick trick? It’s the real deal.

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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.

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When in Malmo, Sweden, half-way decent-looking tacos and comida Mexicana can be found at La Raza Street Food & Tacos. And if the food sucks, they have mezcal!

There’s also a Mexican grocery store, MexGrocer that looks legit. (FYI, one KRONER = 15¢): [Mas…]


It’s Tuesday, and The Madcaps, from Rennes in western France, want tacos from the Taco Truck. In this just-released music video, that means cactus, chiles, Dios de los Muertos, sombreros, mariachis, French approximations of cholos in Pendletons, associated hynas, tequila shots, and luchadores. Plus some ugly-looking tacos. [Mas…]


The people at Frijoles & Frescas Grilled Tacos in Las Vegas want to share this important status update:

These nice gentlemen came looking for tacos…we think. Please call 702-385-5555 – LVMPD Crime Stoppers – with any information or tips related to this crime.

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Darth Pastor: These are the tacos you were looking for (GIF)

by O. B. JUAN December 9, 2015 Cartoons
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Bonjour, Paris! Allons au Mexique pour manger des tacos (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN November 17, 2015 Cultura
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Sure, Paris is where haute cuisine was perfected, but come to Mexico – because tacos!

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Where to get tacos? In Mexico, there’s an app for that (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN November 10, 2015 Cultura
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Don’t spent another Taco Tuesday lost in Mexico, dazed and confused about where to grab a bite. Taco Guru has an app for that.

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Enchiladas, quesadillas, burritos, pupusas – just no more pinche tacos

by MOSCA MEXICAN November 5, 2015 Cultura
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Whatever you decide to prepare for Thanksgiving dinner, the latest glossy issue of GOUT magazine has one simple plea. We’d love some enchiladas, pupusas, burritos, or quesadillas – just no more tacos!

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Taco Tuesday Motown munchies? Visit Southwest Detroit (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN November 3, 2015 Cultura
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In Southwest Detroit, a good lonchera isn’t hard to find. It’s taco Tuesday, Motown gente. Where are you headed for lunch? PREVIOUSLY IN DETROIT: Lalo Alcaraz’ Big Fat Mexican Detroit Weekend

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Tacos (?) from Turkey (?) made with mackerel (?) and mango (?) [video]

by Barney Asada October 29, 2015 Cultura
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Dutch Chef Bianca Janssen makes what she calls tacos with smoked mackerel (according to Google Translate), mango, and, well, you’ll see. Why this Dutch-language video gets a Turkish voiceover and Vimeo description, we don’t know. Maybe we’ll ask the chef on her Twitter.

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‘Taco Cannon’ offers speedy delivery at hockey games (video)

by Barney Asada October 27, 2015 Cultura
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Forget those slow-ass taco copters – so very 2012! What we need is a Taco Cannon!

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Lalo Alcaraz: My Excellent Texalent ‘Bordertown’ Adventure (photos)

by Lalo Alcaraz October 21, 2015 Cultura
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(TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20 2015 – TEXAS, USA) I’m “on tour” in South Texas, down along the border, screening episodes of the animated series Bordertown, which debuts next year on FOX. It’s exotic! The indigenous cuisine served ^^^ at the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, in McAllen, is like nothing I’ve previously encountered – it’s “quirky.” And […]

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La Cucaracha: Where does Jeb! Bush stand, exactly? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz October 9, 2015 Cartoons
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Area taquerias are on lockdown as Trump fever heats up

by Comic Saenz October 8, 2015 El Now
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(PNS reporting from EAST LOS ANGELES) Neighborhood taquerias are on lockdown today with customers urged to “shelter in place” as Donald Trump’s immigrant-hating white wing campaign for the GOP presidential nomination heats up. Patrons at the highly-rated Guisados on East Cesar E. Chavez Avenue (photo) said they felt particularly vulnerable as Trump supporters began threatening taco-loving families […]

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Maine cops eat ‘tacos’, students in Korea scarf enchiladas (videos)

by MOSCA MEXICAN October 5, 2015 Cultura

In Central Maine, two neighboring police departments compete in an eating contest for charity under the impression they are being served “tacos.” That’s why they need knives and forks, of course. Meanwhile in Seoul, Korea, two college students video an excursion to local Mexican restaurant Don Charly for a class project. They are unclear on […]

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Taco Tuesday Sale: Taco Costumes Just £300 ($465) [video,photos]

by Barney Asada September 22, 2015 Cultura
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Stuck in England on Halloween without your trusty taco costume? No worries, governor! SpotSound.co.uk has you covered, as long as you have £300 ($465). For some reason we don’t think the Queen’s English is their first language. Check it out:

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Montebello lines up to beat Donald Trump piñatas (video)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 18, 2015 El Now
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Tacos Don Chente in Montebello, CA was juan cool place to hang out Wednesday as Power 106’s morning show host J Cruz raised hell at a Donald Trump piñata-bashing party. And free tacos. Mexican Independence Celebrations often are more fiesta than political bashes in the United Estates, but this year is different. Cruz and his […]

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La Cucaracha: PETA meeting this way >>> (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 14, 2015 Cartoons
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What’s for lunch? Tacos de barbacoa in Mexico DF – 32 pesos (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN September 3, 2015 Cultura
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Brit expat TrueMexico (real name Paul) takes the Mexico City metro to get some authentic lamb barbacoa tacos and Boing guava drink. Two tacos, Paul reports, cost 32 pesos, or about $1.90. What are YOU having for lonche?

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La Cucaracha: We have discontinued one menu item (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz August 20, 2015 Cultura
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