Category Archives: ItsEmpanadasNotEmpañadas

U.S. Post Office Debuts Stamps Featuring Tamales, Sancocho and other Hispanic Delicacies

Yo, immigrant haters: I have real bad news for you. The U.S. Postal Service has confirmed the issuance of a new series of stamps dedicated “to the influence of Central and South American, Mexican and Caribbean foods and flavors on American cuisine,” … Continue reading

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Joining the Always Popular ‘It’s Colombia, not Columbia’ Section, I Give you ‘It’s Empanadas, not Empañadas’

Thanks to America’s clueless obsession with the Latin culture and such, a new trend/hashtag is making its debut today on this venerable blog. Joining the always popular #ItsColombiaNotColumbia, I give you: #ItsEmpanadasNotEmpañadas And may I add… … Chingao! Photos via: @LParavano and @FavioUcedo 

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U.S. Salsa Makers Join Nonsensical Trend of Putting an ‘Ñ’ where it Doesn’t Belong

Remember that nonsensical trend of putting “eñes” where they don’t belong just to make something look — and sound — more authentically Latino? Well, it looks like American media giants and Hispanic journalists organizations are not alone in this thing. As … Continue reading

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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

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Silly Trend of Putting an ‘Ñ’ where it Doesn’t Belong Makes its Way to ‘Spaiñ’

Remember the “Latiñas” in Media New York Conference? Well, it looks like the foolish trend of putting accents and eñes where they don’t belong is all the rage now in Spain… or should I say Spaiñ?

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