Category Archives: Food

19 Marketing Ideas to Spice Up your ‘Cinco de Mayo’

Cinco de Mayo has got to be my favorite faux Mexican holiday in the U.S. And not because it’s an excuse to drink all day long and yell ¡Viva México! while thinking it’s our celebration of Independence, but because it brings … Continue reading

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You Guys! There’s a Life-Size Mariachi in my Local Bodega

 Laura Martínez, Harlem

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Cinco de Mayo: America’s Stupidest Holiday Is Almost Here!

Awwww, Cinco de Mayo. No matter how many bizarre holidays Americans come up with, Cinco de Mayo will forever be my favorite one. And not only because it’s an excuse to drink all day and yell ¡Viva México! while thinking it’s our celebration of Independence … Continue reading

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It’s a Bird… It’s a Plane… It’s Superman… It’s a Taco!

Remember the MexiCannon? Well, that is nothing compared to what American engineers have come up with now. Meet the Taco Cannon. According to a report on KETV7 Omaha (which apparently is a real city) the University of Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks will soon introduce a taco cannon to ‘spice up’ their … Continue reading

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Let’s Put a Tortilla on a Record Player, Shall we?

What happens when you put a tortilla on a record player? It plays El jarabe tapatío, of course! You don’t believe me? JUST WATCH! Happy Friday.  

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Clinton vs. Rubio: This One’s Going to be Super Easy

Photos: The Internet. Collage by yours truly (2015)

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Who Knew? Aztecs were into Pancakes

  Photo: Laura Martínez, Manhatitlán 2015.  

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