Category Archives: Food

So this is Why Mexicans are not Really Suited for Outer Space

Click on the video below to watch an awesome commercial by a not-so-awesome food product:

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This ‘Taco Toaster’ Will Ruin your Tortillas for Only US$30

The Americans have done it, my friends. Some genius on this side of the border has come up with the “Toasted Taco Fiesta” a US$30 contraption that will turn a perfectly good, regular, soft tortilla into one of those things this country insists on calling tacos. The end … Continue reading

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McDonald’s ‘Boliviarian’ Menu Replaces Fries with Yuquitas

You know things are tough in Venezuela when hundreds of local McDonald’s restaurants decide to drop French fries from their menu. Per the local press, more than 100 McDonald’s establishments in Venezuela have pretty much taken off French fries from their combos, claiming a nationwide … Continue reading

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Taco Bell Wants the ‘Taco Emoji’ to Look Like this

Taco Bell has launched a campaign through the site Change.org to push for the creation (ASAP) of a taco emoji, because as Taco Bell — and yours truly — knows, this is really a really top priority and stuff. Per Taco Bell’s … Continue reading

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This Pizza Joint in El Salvador Didn’t Get the 9/11 Memo

Photo: Laura Martínez, Santa Ana, El Salvador.

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No, Tuny, This Ad Doesn’t Make me Crave your Tuna Fish

I am sure Tuny tuna fish is as delicious as a canned tuna product can be. But I’m not sure this ad will make people rush buy their product. It might be just me, but a chile poblano stuffed with … Continue reading

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Chicago Market Wants you to Know These Chips are ‘Hispanic’

Marianos Market in Chicago seems to be aware of all the faux “Hispanic food” flooding the market these days, so it’s going the extra mile, labelling things properly, so customers can tell the difference between make-believe “Mexican food” and genuine Chichen Itzá-labelled, donkey-inspired corn chips. ¡Bravo! This … Continue reading

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