Monthly Archives: October 2007

It’s Official: Cavalli Doesn’t Follow Hispanic Media

…Otherwise, he would have kept his bocca chiusa, instead of propagating to half the world (meaning People magazine) that JLo is in fact pregnant. Doesn’t he see it? Should he read People en Español, LatinGossip or watch El Gordo y … Continue reading

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Michigan Reporter Gets the Scoop on Tacos

It is not often that I read a 700-plus-word article online in its entirety. But this one from Michigan’s Bay City Times caught my attention. The subject? The never ending “gastronomic” choices found in Qdoba. Under the headline Choices are … Continue reading

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Latin American Politics According to ‘The Police’

If you know The Police, you know what Stewart Copeland is all about. But in a recent interview with the Chilean press he managed to piss off a lot of people, well mostly feminists and… the country’s President. Speaking about … Continue reading

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Knight of Malta Seeks Spanish American Voters

Thanks to my friend Luis Clemens at La Política, I learned today that Boston-native Daniel J. Imperato is running for President in 2008. But Mr. Imperato is not only running as an independent; he is also calling on “the Spanish … Continue reading

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I’m Fine, But Thanks for Asking!

I want to thank all my concerned friends and colleagues nationwide who have written and called today asking if I’m OK. See? I’ve been writing some stuff that pissed some people off, and then, all of a sudden, ¡Pum! Some … Continue reading

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Green With Envy: I Want My Own Fragrance

As soon as I heard the Chica Dorada (aka Paulina Rubio) will be launching her own fragrance in 2008, I decided to check out the market and explore the chances of getting myself my very own eau de parfum. Alas, … Continue reading

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Los Tigres to Receive 100-Kilo Star on Vegas

It might not be Hollywood, but Los Tigres del Norte are getting a 100-kilo star on Las Vegas Walk of Stars, also known as El Paseo de las Estrellas. During a special ceremony on Nov. 7 the award-winning Sinaloa banda … Continue reading

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