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Mexico Has Had it with America’s Sombrero-Wearing Bullies

Mexico’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs this week released an anti-bullying campaign video, calling the attention to bullying experienced by Mexican migrants in the U.S. In the video, a narrator encourages migrants to go to their nearest Mexican consulate (there are 50 … Continue reading

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Sunday is National Taco Day and the Augusta Police Department is on it

Sunday Oct. 4 is National Taco Day in the U.S. (don’t ask) and everyone is really excited. And by everyone I mean everyone. Take the Augusta Police Department in Maine, that will be holding a taco eating contest starting at 3 p.m. According to … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush Wants you to Support His Campaign by Buying a $75 ‘Guaca Bowle’

With the hilarious 2016 U.S. presidential campaign around the corner, candidates are going the extra mile to raise the much needed cash to be able to compete against the dumb-but-filthy-rich-candidate-type-people. Take Newly Converted Hispanic Jeb Bush, who is asking you to pitch in $75 … Continue reading

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Hispanic Jeb Bush Is the Best Thing on Twitter Right Now

My mistake! Don’t think I’ve fooled anyone! RT @JebBushJr LOL – come on dad, think you checked the wrong box #HonoraryLatino — Jeb Bush (@JebBush) abril 6, 2015 Unless you live under a rock, in a detention center in Guantánamo or in a … Continue reading

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Thursday is National Tequila Day, and Some Flak Wants me to Drink Jenni Rivera Tequila

As if living in the U.S. weren’t hard enough, one has to keep track of all these national food and drink holidays, which are a lot, believe me. There’s National Vodka and Taco Day; National Tortilla Chip Day and even National Paella Day. And while I have missed a … Continue reading

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Mexican Wins Miss Universe Title. Americans Fret Over How Many Babies She’ll be Dropping

Despite the above costume (or perhaps because of it) a young Mexican holds the title of this year’s Miss Universe. A native of Guadalajara, Jimena Navarrete is only 22 and expected to move to New York City some time soon… … Continue reading

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