Monthly Archives: January 2011

De Niro Preps New Film: ‘The Deported’

It didn’t take long for Latino activists and other minority media vigilantes to slam actor Robert De Niro for what they deemed a racist remark last night at the Golden Globes Awards ceremony: In trying to be funny, the actor … Continue reading

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Want to Target Hispanic Tax Payers? Just Show Them a Good Set of ‘Nalgas’

In a world of constant bombarding of advertising messages, how do you get the attention of the Hispanic tax payer? Well, just show them some nalgas, say Pronto Insurance, which is releasing two :30 TV and radio spots in English … Continue reading

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How to Say Choco Mil in Proper English

Ah…. Mexico! How I love your food, your beverages, your liquefieds (licuados) and -more importantly- your English-language menus. Photo: Laura Martínez (Chiapa de Corzo, CHIS.)

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Mi Blog es tu Blog 2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. … Continue reading


English Spoken in Frontera Corozal, Chiapas

Photo: Laura Martínez, Frontera Corozal, CHIS  

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