WATCH: Temple B’Nai Pocho Wishes You A Happy Rosh HaShanah 5780

by Comic Saenz September 27, 2019 Cultura
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Enjoy this musical Happy Jewish New Year greeting from our friends at Temple B’Nai Pocho. The Jewish High Holiday of Rosh HaShanah, which marks 5780 years since the Creation of the World, starts Sunday at sundown. Happy New Year y Shanah Tovah tambien.

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La Cucaracha: Celebrate Latino Heritage Month without piñatas! (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ September 27, 2019 Cartoons
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The Honey Drippers get the funk out: ‘Impeach the President’

by Comic Saenz September 26, 2019 Audio
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The Honey Drippers, high school students from Jamaica, Queens, Long Island (strangely, this was Donald Trump’s home town), recorded Impeach the President in 1973.

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La Cucaracha: Celebrate Latino Heritage Month with La Frida! (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ September 26, 2019 Cartoons
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Talk (And Sing) Like A (Mexican) Pirate Day: ‘Santy Anno’ (video)

by Comic Saenz September 19, 2019 Cultura
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It’s International Talk Sing Like A Pirate Day and we’re please to present not only a “sea shanty” about being a pirate, but one about the Mexican-American war of the 1850s. It’s even in Wikipedia! This video of Santy Anno has music by Forebitter and Lord Cavendish manga-influenced artwork assembled by uploader LordDrakoArakis, probably not […]

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La Cucaracha: Danger? Rock me like a Dorian (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ September 19, 2019 Cartoons
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La Cucaracha: Stormy enough for you, Dorian? (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ September 18, 2019 Cartoons
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Can Method Acting Turn A Minivan into ‘The Ranfla’? (video)

by Comic Saenz September 18, 2019 Cultura
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When the pinche Impala isn’t available to drive to the car show, actors Daniel Villarreal and Danny De La Paz, aka Big Puppet and Lil Puppet of American Me, use their elite Method Acting skills to turn a minivan into The Ranfla.

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Pocho Ocho Top Reasons I’m Quite Sure the Fonz Was Mexican-American

by CARLOS AGUILAR September 18, 2019 Cultura
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¡Feliz Hispanic Latinx Heritage Month! I thank God for helping me identify a previously-unrecognized Hispanic icon, a man who always embodied rebel cool, and my personal hero in that corny-ass show, Happy Days. Gente, here are the Pocho Ocho Top Reasons I’m Quite Sure The Fonz Was Mexican-American: 8. Everybody calls him by a nickname […]

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Lalo Alcaraz Salutes Cartoon Jefe Lee Salem, 1946-2019, RIP

by Lalo Alcaraz September 17, 2019 Cartoons
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I spent the weekend to Kansas City paying tribute to Lee Salem, the comic strip editor and syndicate president who discovered so many groundbreaking comic strips that he changed the comics page forever. I joined a memorial where Cathy creator Cathy Guiswhite and Doonesbury creator Garry Trudeau spoke, along with Lee’s son and young grandaughter.

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La Cucaracha: Can Trump’s Doral Resort bedbugs ‘be best’? (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ September 13, 2019 Cartoons
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The notorious Hip Hop Hoodíos are “Knishin’ in the Mission” (video)

by Comic Saenz September 13, 2019 Cultura
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Knishin in the Mission is the first new single in 10 years from Latino-Jewish collective Hip Hop Hoodíos.

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