Monthly Archives: August 2015

Kickin’ Chicken Taco Pringles: Possibly the Only Thing Worse than Pringles Tortillas

Not content with giving us the Mexican-themed, culturally relevant Tortillas Crisps, Pringles is at it again, this time with a chicken taco chip thing called — what else? — “Kickin’ Chicken Taco,” which according to Pringles itself are naturally and artificially flavored and … Continue reading

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U.S. Opens Embassy in Cuba; Cubans Brace for the Dunkin’ Donuts Cuban Sandwich

It’s all over now. During a historic celebration on Friday, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry presided over a ceremony to reopen his country’s embassy in Havana. Speaking in a fairly decent, Dora the Explorer-approved Spanish, Mr. Kerry (aka “Juan Querrico”)  described the hoisting … Continue reading

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This Ad Campaign Features ‘El Trumpo’ under the Threat of Dangerous Latinos

Miami-based Zubi advertising — which works for clients including Ford, Chase and American Airlines — has been making sure to operate under one simple motto: Erase Stereotypes. So, in hopes of making the most out of the — still strong — Trump vs. Latinos brouhaha, Zubi has … Continue reading

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Mexalert! Mexican Converse Spotted in New York City Subway

In yet another sign that New York City is quickly becoming a subsidiary of Mexico, a paisano was spotted recently in the city subway proudly wearing a pair of Converse All Star Mexican Flag Ajúa Edition. Want to be as … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush Wants you to Support His Campaign by Buying a $75 ‘Guaca Bowle’

With the hilarious 2016 U.S. presidential campaign around the corner, candidates are going the extra mile to raise the much needed cash to be able to compete against the dumb-but-filthy-rich-candidate-type-people. Take Newly Converted Hispanic Jeb Bush, who is asking you to pitch in $75 … Continue reading

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‘Hispanic Democrats for Trump’ Launches Ad Campaign

Luckily for this blogger, the world has become a much more entertaining place since famous, rich person Donald Trump (aka El Trompo) decided to declare war on my people (i.e. The Mexicans). Thanks to Mr. Trump, this blog has seen the Trump Piñata, the Trump Corrido and … Continue reading

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