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In Los Angeles, everyone eats at taco trucks. [Video by Ran Zhang.]

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drunktacosHow many times does Cinco de Mayo also fall on Taco Tuesday? Our guess is 14% of the time or 1/7th but math is hard, amiright?

But the odds are with us today (the Fourth Was With Us yesterday, and with you) so let’s get loqui with two of our favorite thematically-appropriate videos — Tacos by My Drunk Kitchen and Fresh Guacamole. Are you ready? Remember, kids don’t try these at home! [Mas…]

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La Cucaracha

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tommiemiersLast week we featured a video visit to three of London’s top taquerias — including Wahaca in Covent Garden — and today we return to Ye Merrye Olde Mother Countrye to meet the chef who spells “Oaxaca” her own especial guey.

Thomasina “Tommi” Miers is the founder of England’s Wahaca Mexican restaurant chain and she knows exactly wa the hac she’s doing as she whips up carne asada (aka “Mexican steak”) tacos, a firme fresh salsa and charred cebollitas. Her recipe, she boasts, is “a real corker” and when she says “taco” it rhymes with “tobacco.” [Mas…]


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[Video by Oscar H. Perez.]

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It’s hard to find decent Mexican food in London, but critic Richard Vines found three taquerias worth visiting in a report for Bloomberg TV. We were puzzled that the Limeys spell Oaxaca “Wahaca” but then we remembered that Brits are stupid with “foreign” terms — they pronounce “filet” like “fill-it,” for example. Food critic Vines does an exemplary job, however, with words like “molcajete.” PRO TIP FOR SEÑOR VINES: There is no such thing as “molcajete sauce.” [Mas…]

La Cucaracha: Ted Cruz Taco Special! Try ’em today! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz April 13, 2015 Cartoons
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Texas man gets ticket for riding horse to Taco Bell (video)

by GUY D'YAPPE April 13, 2015 El Now
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We have no problem with the guy riding a horse, but with all the possible places for xlnt tacos in the Great State of Tejas, this baboso goes to Taco Bell?

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Hey Vato! If loving tacos is wrong, I don’t wanna be right (video)

by Barney Asada April 8, 2015 Cartoons
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The Hey Vato! homies have a change of heart about the tacos they get from the Taco Lady. Or is that heartburn?

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Wassup foo? Felipe Esparza says it’s ‘Taco Tuesday’ (NSFW)

by Barney Asada March 31, 2015 Cultura
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Wassup foo? Felipe Esparza say it’s Taco Tuesday! [NSFW adult language.]

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Video: This is the real deal! Tacos at a Mexican roadside taqueria

by MOSCA MEXICAN March 24, 2015 Cultura

Somewhere in Mexico — RIGHT THIS MINUTE — a taqueria is serving up delicious Tuesday tacos JUST LIKE THIS!

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Danny Trejo’s commercial for these tortilla things is full of WTF (video)

by Barney Asada March 12, 2015 Cultura
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Old El Paso Stand ‘N’ Stuff Tortillas — shaped like oblong bowls — are tortillas for people who can’t manage the folding and/or rolling demanded by traditional tortilla applications. While we ❤️ Danny Trejo and can’t fault him for wanting to make an honest buck, we have to ask, “Who eats this crap?” PRO TIP: […]

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Miami Melanie seeks taco-eating bearded Joseph she met @ Bodega

by Chale Knickerbocker March 9, 2015 Cultura
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CL south florida >miami / dade >personals >missed connections W4M Joseph with a Beard- met on dancefloor of Bodega – w4m (south beach) Joseph— We met this past Saturday night on the dance floor of Bodega. You had just gone in for tacos with your friend who was visiting (HE WAS SO TIRED). Though you […]

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‘El Zombie de la Muerte’ ❤️ brains — tacos, that is (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN February 20, 2015 Cultura
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Everyone knows zombies ❤️ brains. And Mexican zombies? Tacos de sesos, of course.

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Taco Thursday: World’s Longest Taco Triumph? (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN February 19, 2015 Cultura
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Taqueros in Guadalajara put together a two-mile long line of tacos (de puerco) in an attempt to set a Guinness World Record, according to UPI: …The group in Guadalajara put together the uninterrupted line of tacos using 2,645 pounds of pork. The 9,047.24-foot-long line of tacos was constructed from ingredients from the state of Yucatan […]

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CNN finds ‘underground’ tacos in Los Angeles (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN February 10, 2015 Cultura
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Oh wow! Underground food! Taco trucks! Street vendors! Birria! Secret restaurants in peoples’ homes! CNN’s Nick Valencia has the scoop from the City of Angels.

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For some reason, Friday Night is Taco Night in Norway (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN February 6, 2015 Cultura
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In Norway, Friday night is Taco Night. Molly Jones of the Norwegian American Weekly explains: When it comes to Friday’s dinner plans, Norwegians seem to have one thing on their minds: tacos! The younger generations in Norway have coined the term “fredagstaco” to describe the cultural phenomenon of starting the weekend off with a serving—or […]

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A Day in the Life: Santa Apolonia taco truck, New Haven, CT (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN February 2, 2015 Cultura
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La Vida Del Taco starts as the Santa Apolonia truck pulls up to its usual spot in New Haven, Connecticut and the work day begins. You can get tacos de lengua and cabeza here, not just pollo and carnitas. Watch as the truck is turned from a vehicle into an assembly line as the cooks […]

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Ask A Mexican: Here’s an idea – Learn to love hipsters (NSFW video)

by Comic Saenz January 22, 2015 Cultura
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In between the Mexican curse words, Gustavo Arellano has a modest proposal: Learn to love your local hipster and/or chipster. We’re still trying to figure out what and who ¡Asked A Mexican! That cartoon, though! [NSFW adult language.] CHIPSTERS? Are you a Chipster (Chicano + hipster)? There are Pocho Ocho ways to tell. You might […]

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Mexican ex-pats bring ‘passionate Latino culture’ to Shanghai

by Bronco del Camino January 9, 2015 Cultura
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They’re young. They’re go-getters. English-speaking Mexican ex-patriots living in Chinas’s financial center — Shanghai — share “Latino passion” and tacos with China TV’s Shi Wen Jing. “Chinese,” we learn, “is hard.”

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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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Is this the best video about gentrification in Los Angeles ever?

by MOSCA MEXICAN December 2, 2014 Cultura
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Gentrification plus tacos in trendy Silver Lake (East of Hollywood) means Tacotrification: The project, which I am involved in, collarborates with a PHD student King’s College London is about gentrification in Silver Lake, Los Angeles. In the first term, my group, Michelle, Wenqing, Ferdinand and I, had discussion with Juliet, PHD student about her project. […]

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