Monthly Archives: September 2016

Crafty Mexicans Make Trump Supporters Pay for their Booze

Move over, Tecate Beer Wall, there’s a much better idea out there to mock Donald Trump while peddling Mexican beer. The guys of Cerveza Cucapá, a brand of artisanal beer hailing from Northern Mexico have come up with an awesome idea to have … Continue reading

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Tecate Capitalizes on Trump’s Stupid Idea with Stupider Idea

Making fun of Mr. Trump’s idiotic idea for a U.S.-Mexico border wall has become a national sport –and the subject of some questionable marketing tactics. The latest example is this ad for Tecate Light, which aired Monday night during the first presidential … Continue reading

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Vicente Fernández Wants you to Vote for Hillary, Because this Election Has Everything

For the monolingual crowd… What Chente is actually saying here is that he’s Latino to the core and very proud of it. So… “I remind you, my brother, we must go hand in hand until Hillary Clinton has secured the vote.” And … Continue reading

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Amazon Is Under the Impression there is a ‘Hispanic Flag’

I don’t want to rain on your Hispanic Heritage Month parade, but I felt this urge to let you know there is a Hispanic-Flag-themed thing going on on the Internet. I will NOT name the culprit (OK, it’s Amazon.com) but there are these … Continue reading

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Celebrate Mexican Independence Like the Locals

I hope by now you are aware that Cinco de Mayo is NOT Mexico’s Independence Day. Sixteen of September is, and the bash actually kicks off on the night of the 15, so by the time the 16 actually arrives, … Continue reading

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Mexican Independence Day is Around the Corner: Show Some Respect and Dress up Accordingly

I don’t know about you, but I do take national holidays very seriously, especially when it comes to drinking and eating like there’s no tomorrow. So, in celebration of my very recent double-citizenship bonanza, I am pulling all my U.S.-based resources … Continue reading

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Former Mexican President Vicente Fox Finds Yet Another Way to Embarrass Himself on the Web

Vicente Fox pegándole a una piñata de Donald Trump en Estados Unidos es otro ladrillo en ese muro fronterizo. pic.twitter.com/ZQbmIDVG5b — the worst guy (@eleseguey) 13 de septiembre de 2016 What’s worse than a bigoted, ridicule guy running for president? … Continue reading

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