Category Archives: Hispanic ad agencies

Yalitza Aparicio Gets ‘White Washed’ for Lenovo Commercial –and I Can’t Even

As of this writing, this blogger was currently busy editing (and desperately in search of a bottle of anxiety pills,) but I wanted you to know that this is happening and that I’m now speechless, I am without speech. Source: … Continue reading

Posted in Awkard homages, Hispanic ad agencies, Latin America, Latin celebrities, Marketing & Advertising, Mexico, Stupid propositions, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Mexico Creates ‘Tequila Cloud’ to Attract German Tourists. Yep.

I’m way too busy this week with so-called “real work,” but I just needed to let everybody know that the Mexican government has launched a new tourism campaign that involves a cloud that rains not water but … tequila. Sí, señor. The campaign — … Continue reading

Posted in Hispanic ad agencies, Latin America, Marketing & Advertising, Mexico, Stupid propositions, Why I Love Mexico | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Anheuser-Busch Debuts Bad ‘Mexican’ Beer with an Even Worse Commercial

Estrella Jalisco, a beer brand you’ve never heard of (and one you should probably never drink) has decided to make its U.S. debut by pitching its own idea of “mexicanidad,” namely turning a regular American neighborhood into an animated fiesta, complete … Continue reading

Posted in Awkard homages, Food, Guacala, Hispanic ad agencies, Marketing & Advertising, Mexico, Stupid propositions | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Canelo Álvarez to Help Tecate ‘Amplify Modern Masculinity’

Tecate has launched its first national campaign in the U.S. featuring none other than Mexican boxing superstar Saúl “El Canelo” Álvarez. In a 30-second-spot, we see Mr. Álvarez being hailed — and carried (literally) — as some kind of King of bling bling … Continue reading

Posted in Awkard homages, Hispanic ad agencies, Latin America, Latin celebrities, Marketing & Advertising, Mexico, Soccer, You Tube | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Nonsensical Trend of Putting an ‘Ñ’ where it Doesn’t Belong Extends to Marketing World

Remember the “Latiñas” in Media New York Conference? How about Spaiñ? Well, it looks like the foolish trend of putting accents and eñes where they don’t belong is making its way to the media world. According to NBC News, a group of “prominent … Continue reading

Posted in Awkard homages, Hispanic ad agencies, Hispanic Heritage Month, ItsEmpanadasNotEmpañadas, Language, Literature, Marketing & Advertising | 2 Comments

Need to Market Wine to Hispanics? Use a ‘Culo,’ and you’ll Be Fine

Hat tip: Betti Ortega

Posted in Guacala, Hispanic ad agencies, Language, Marketing & Advertising, New York City, Stupid propositions | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Hispanic Chips, Anybody?

As seeing by @julieedow at a medium-sized grocery store in suburban Kansas. ¡Ay, caramba!

Posted in Food, Guacala, Hispanic ad agencies, Hispanic Heritage Month, Marketing & Advertising, Stupid propositions, Tacos | Tagged , , | Leave a comment