Category Archives: Corridos

Kate Spade Wants to Make Mariachis Great Again!

Mexican immigrants are not precisely popular these days –and I’m pretty sure we’ll all get deported real soon. But local mariachis are making their way to the world of high fashion, thanks in part to Kate Spade New York. The … Continue reading

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‘Super Mario Odyssey’ Adds Mexico Level; Sombreros and Guitars Galore, so Yay! ūüá≤ūüáĹ

Some people are really losing their sh*t over Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo’s upcoming game for the Nintendo Switch set to release in October. The reason? Among the challenges to be faced by our cute mustachioed friend is a new “Mexican … Continue reading

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This Gringo Is so Mexican, He Drinks Victoria Beer

There is nothing that annoys me more than Americans thinking they know Mexico and Mexican culture because they like to drink Corona beer. Fortunately, there’s one gringo who knows there are alternatives, including Victoria beer, the only¬†cerveza this blogger likes. … Continue reading

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Mexican Singers, Russian Hackers, Same Difference, Says Texas Congressman Mike Conaway

In the latest episode of the political joke we’re now living, Rep. Mike Conaway from Texas just told The Dallas Morning News¬†(apparently with a straight face) that the¬†Democrats using Mexican singers, charros,¬†mariachis¬†and soap operas to lure Hispanics to the Hillary … Continue reading

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Hold onto your Sombrero! UNESCO Declares ‘Charrer√≠a’ Intangible Cultural Heritage

Ok, not everything sucks this 2016. UNESCO this week declared¬†Mexican¬†charrer√≠a¬†as “Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.” For the uninitiated — and especially for¬†those who think Mexicans are offended by sombreros —¬†charrer√≠a¬†is a traditional practice dedicated to the breeding and grazing of … Continue reading

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This Music Video Beautifully Sums Up the Whole Sean Penn-Kate-El Chapo Brouhaha

This blogger has been super busy with tons of parties work taking place¬†this week, so it’s always good to keep getting¬†tips from my dozens¬†millions of¬†indefatigable followers. So, without further ado, I give you Me falt√≥ decirle, a brand new music … Continue reading

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I Don’t Know you, but I’ll be Meeting with La Migra in April

Awww, New York City!¬†—¬†home of Mariachi Santas,¬†Dominican sushi¬†and¬†life-size cardboard mariachis¬†— is now proud to¬†introduce you¬†to¬†La Migra, a Mexico-based norte√Īo band that¬†promises to rock your world on Friday April 8 in The Bronx. According to¬†a promo that¬†has been plastered all over … Continue reading

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