La Cucaracha: Making sense of Trump’s yuge budget cuts (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz April 18, 2017 Cartoons
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Kelvin Peña, the Dominican ‘deer whisperer’, has a deer squad (video)

by Chale Knickerbocker April 18, 2017 Cultura
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Kelvin Peña — they call him the “Dominican deer whisperer” — has his own deer squad in the woods outside of East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania.

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Chipsters’ Delight: Zesty nacho-flavored kale chips (photo)

by Especial Correspondents April 18, 2017 Cultura
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Meanwhile, Zesty Nacho? Huh? “TFW you become a demographic stereotype,” writes Twitter photo uploader Nick Riccardi. Chipsters? Chicano hipsters of course.

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Cambalache’s new video: Son jarocho in another dimension

by Soy Capitan April 18, 2017 Cultura
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East Los Homies Cambalache takes the traditional son jarocho sound, adds futuristic costumes and settings for the stunning new video Butaquito Lindo. What’s it all about? The YouTube page explains:

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La Cucaracha: If it’s not profitable, it’s not news! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz April 17, 2017 Cartoons
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‘Mexican Joe’: #1 on the country charts in 1953 (video plus lyrics)

by Soy Capitan April 17, 2017 Cultura
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Mexican Joe was a happy-go-lucky gambler, playboy and sneak who topped the country and western music charts in 1953 in this song by “Gentleman” Jim Reeves. Here’s Joe’s story:

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New Forever® stamps make America ‘Delicioso’ again (toons)

by HABLO PICASSO April 14, 2017 Cartoons
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Your United States Postal Service is Making America Delicioso Again with a new set of Forever® stamps on sale Tuesday. Sadly, the self-adhesive stamps require no licking to keep on sticking. [Gallery below.] The USPS explains: Delicioso Forever 49¢ | 6 Stamp Designs

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La Cucaracha: The Donald Trump Multiple Choice Quiz (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz April 13, 2017 Cartoons
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Latinos take week off to celebrate Catholicism’s cultural rape

by EL PEJIBAYE STAFF April 13, 2017 El Now
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(PNS reporting from LATIN AMERICA) Millions of Latin Americans are on vacation this week to celebrate Semana Santa, a festival to commemorate the desecration of the region’s native cultures and the Spaniards’ forceful imposition of Catholicism through celestial acts such as rape, pillage and genocide. Holy Week, where children are off school and adults binge […]

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It’s Jesus’ Last Supper in Jerusalem and we’ve got video

by DANIEL BEN-DOV April 13, 2017 Cultura
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Cameras were rolling in Jerusalem when Nazareth carpenter Yeshua Ben-Yosef and friends gathered for a Passover seder that would turn out to be Ben-Yosef’s Last Supper. Here’s their video. RELATED: Jesus Christos and His 12 Apostle-Luchadores: ‘The Last Fiesta’ (toons)

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Tia Lencha’s Cocina: Mijo’s Manly Breakfast Burrito

by TIA LENCHA April 12, 2017 Cultura
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The other day mijo say he gwanted a burrito for breakfast. “OK,” I say, and I start to look for my refry beans. “No,” mijo say. That is the burrito you make me gwhen I was little.” “Ju don’t like it?” I say. “I gwant somesing more like for a man.” “A man?” “Ju know, […]

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Jesus, please! What do you mean ‘No Easter Bunny?’ (video)

by Comic Saenz April 12, 2017 Cultura
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When Juanita Carmelita throws an Easter party for the kids, she’s expecting the Easter Bunny to make a guest appearance. But the costume store is out of bunny costumes, so a long-haired bearded Savior-looking guy in robes shows up instead. Dare we expect . . . . a MIRACLE? [Frankie Quiñones stars as Juanita Carmelita.] […]

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Guadalupe Plata: What have I gained from loving you? (video, lyrics)

by Soy Capitan April 10, 2017 Cultura
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Spanish “punk blues” band Guadalupe Plata asks the age-old question, “¿Qué He Sacado Con Quererte?” Even if you can’t understand Andalusian Español, we bet you can’t take your eyes off this vertically-scrolling goth video with dissonant surf guitars. Mira los lyrics by Chilean songwriter Violetta Parra:

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Kendall Jenner brokers US-Russia Syria peace deal (toon)

by JUNCO CANCHÉ April 10, 2017 Cartoons
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