Category Archives: Why I Love Mexico

I May Have Found a Reason to Watch this Year’s Super Bowl …

I’ve never been a fan of so-called American football –and you wouldn’t catch me dead watching hours upon hours of a Super Bowl. But all this might change on Sunday, February 2, 2020 when my favorite band EVER is set … Continue reading

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Wanna Grow Old? Go Buy Chicken at this Mexican Chicken Shop

Today in the always popular section of Mexicans: How can Anyone not Like us I give you this chicken shop somewhere in Mexico whose slogan is just perfect –and quite impossible to translate without losing all its beauty. But basically, … Continue reading

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AMLO Proposes Presidential Jet’s Raffle; Hilarity Ensues

No, I’m not making this up. Mexico’s president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador (aka AMLO) has proposed a raffle by the country’s National Lottery to sell the presidential plane. Tickets would go for about $25 dollars apiece, and while we’re not … Continue reading

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This Harlem Flower Shop Sells ‘Very Tasty Mexican Bread’

…and I couldn’t love my neighborhood any more Photos: Laura Martínez. Harlem 2020

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Dear Americans: Please Take Note, and Hold Down the Fort While I Go on Vacation, Will Ya?

Dear Readers: I know Twitter, Facebook, Instagram et al have been stealing time and energy from this blogger and I have not been able to keep my promise of posting something here everyday as I used to in the dial-up … Continue reading

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Laugh Tracks Make AMLO’s Speeches Bearable —and Very Entertaining

AMLO’s long pauses make you nervous? Worry not. I give you “Sitcom AMLO” where canned laughter will make everything so much better… Via: Reddit Mexico

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Evo Morales Flies to Mexico Wrapped in Mexican Flag; Hilarity Ensues

Evo Morales, the former president of Bolivia who resigned under pressure from protesters and the military, flew to Mexico City on November 11th after the country’s top foreign official confirmed he had been granted asylum in the country. In a … Continue reading

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