Mexico: Home of ‘Entrepreneurs’ — and ‘Quotation Marks’

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I guess this mean it’s not really the only one

Awwww, Mexico… The land of the coc nuts coold and the Special Chapo Coffee, is also ground zero for small businesses –and plenty of quotation marks.

A recent trip to the Mexican states of Hidalgo, Querétaro and Guanajuato just confirmed what this blogger always suspected: My people just looooove quotation marks.

Check out the following gallery (by yours truly) to see only a few examples of our love affair with the ubiquitous comillas.

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Then again… Some small business owners just take the simplest — and yet still adorable — way to peddle their wares, like this clothing store in Pinal de Amoles, Querétaro:

Clothes

Clothing

 

 

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One Response to Mexico: Home of ‘Entrepreneurs’ — and ‘Quotation Marks’

  1. lkewing313 says:

    Love it! And not just quotation marks, but also apostrophes. I wish I’d taken a picture of the grocery “Latino’s” I passed here in Brooklyn the other day.

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