Category Archives: Food

Brave Irishman in Utah will be Making Tacos for St. Paddy’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day was already this blogger’s favorite binge-drinking U.S. holiday, and now there’s even more reason to celebrate. Paul Crowley, age 81, and grandsons will be taking advantage of the Mexican-themed celebration to host the grand opening of O’Crowley Irish Tacos & … Continue reading

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Here is a $12.99 Plastic Taco Truck Taco Holder

If you are one of those people who insist on eating hard-shell “tortillas” stuffed with a suspicious melange of sour cream, olives, cheddar cheese and lettuce, you might as well be interested in the $12.99 Taco Truck Taco Holder, a … Continue reading

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Ruining Tacos, Now Available in 3D Printing Fashion

Some genius (i.e. Imgur user BarryAbrams) has invented a 3D doughnut cutter that basically makes it possible to 3D print a “donut taco,” whatever that means. The project, explained here in detail, allows to fill a doughnut with “taco stuff,” which … Continue reading

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Stay Tuned for this Blog’s Coverage of MWC15 in Barcelona

Barcelona might not be the place to go for a taco lover like myself, but I will do my best to bring you this — and other equally delicious — gadgets and technology trends during this year’s Mobile World Congress … Continue reading

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Latinas Have Hot & Steamy Relationships with Their Coffee

Not content with launching a “Latin-inspired” line of products featuring a hot & steamy abuela and producing its own telenovela, Coffee Mate is back on its “hot steamy” theme, this time in the form of a short video featuring a … Continue reading

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Gringos Might Have Cupcakes, but Mexicans Have ‘Cupcaky’

Awwww, Mexico! Not content with inventing the Coc Nuts Coold the Apelbii’s and the Crossfit Taquería among many other binational wonders, Mexico is now introducing a new concept in sugary treats: The cupcaky, which I can only guess is a … Continue reading

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Radio Shack Goes Bankrupt. What’s Going to Happen to the Translation Tortilla Helmet Thing?

This just in. Radio Shack, which I seriously thought it had disappeared like ages ago, on Thursday said it will file for bankruptcy protection. I’m sure it’s all for the best, but I was really looking forward to that translation-tortilla-helmet … Continue reading

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