Ask your doctor if Slapping NDN Medicine Man is right for you (video)

by Especial Correspondents July 18, 2016 Cultura
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When the White Man’s medicine isn’t working,it’s time to see the Slapping Medicine Man. Video by The 1491s. PREVIOUSLY ON THE 1491s

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La Cucaracha: Go home, Britain, you’re drunk (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz July 15, 2016 Cartoons
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Texans in trucks ambush Fort Bliss soldiers with Mexican MREs (video)

by Barney Asada July 15, 2016 Cultura
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In El Paso, mechanized squads of senior citizens sneak up on soldiers and offer them exotic foreign “Meals, Ready-To-Eat” with origins South of the Border. These metal-encased MREs are called “burritos,” according to the truck people. And the Fort Bliss soldiers like them! The USO explains:

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‘Study Abroad’ gringa is slow to realize she’s really in Califas

by Pejibaye Staff July 15, 2016 El Now

Tip from ex-Facebook friend breaks bad news (PNS reporting from SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA) A “Study Abroad” student received some upsetting news last week when she realized nothing around her looked like the Lonely Planet guidebook she was carrying. Becky Miller, a 21-year old geography major from Louisville, KY, was scheduled to spend three months in […]

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DTTX (Bobby Ramirez) and LSOB: ‘Sunday Afternoon’ (1990 video)

by Soy Capitan July 14, 2016 Cultura
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Our thoughts and prayers go out to Inland Empire hiphop pioneer DTTX aka Bobby Rivera of Lighter Shade of Brown LSOB. Sunday Afternoon is from Brown & Proud, 1990

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La Cucaracha: OSCAR Academy shout out (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz July 14, 2016 Cartoons
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New stamp honors Profe Jaime Escalante (‘Stand and Deliver’)

by Andalé Mono July 14, 2016 Cartoons
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The United States Postal Service picked the 87th conference of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Wednesday in Washington, D.C. to premiere its stamp honoring Jaime Escalante, the East Los high school math teacher who was the hero of the film Stand and Deliver. Edward J. Olmos played Escalante in the film (video […]

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#TBT 1999 Video Classic: Delinquent Habits ‘Tres Delinquentes’

by Soy Capitan July 14, 2016 Cultura
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East Los homies Delinquent Habits made people pay attention with Tres Delinquentes, the music video for a song on their self-titled first studio album. This music video has it all! English, Spanish, Spanglish, hiphop, rap, mariachi, moshing, hynas, scratching, lowriding, little people, Blaxicans, and, of course, burros.

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Traffic Stop: I almost got killed for ‘driving while black’ (NSFW video)

by Especial Correspondents July 13, 2016 Cartoons
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African American Alex Landau recounts how he nearly lost his life after a Denver police Traffic Stop. He and his white mother Patsy say that night changed them both forever. [NSFW F-bomb.] Video by StoryCorps

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If you’ll excuse me, I’mma go home and have a heart attack (GIF)

by Comic Saenz July 13, 2016 Cartoons
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BREAKING: Bernie Bros’ exploding heads spur FBI zombie alert

by Comic Saenz July 12, 2016 El Now
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(PNS reporting from WASHINGTON, D.C.) The FBI is warning citizens to be on the lookout for hungry zombies attracted by the brains spewed from the exploding heads of diehard Bernie Bros. Bernie Sanders supporters’ brains, the Feds said, are piling up on the streets of gentrified neighborhoods across America. The brainiac explosions followed Sanders’ endorsement […]

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La Cucaracha: Menudo, the Breakfast of Champions (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz July 12, 2016 Cartoons
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Taco ‘Bout It: North Hollywood’s Tacos El Venado, meat mecca (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN July 12, 2016 Cultura
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Get down with your carnivore bad self and some tacos de carne asada and al pastor at Tacos El Venado in North Hollywood. J9 and Vick One star as enthusiastic, taco-loving explorers.

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1. Spread hate and fear 2. Stoke violence 3. Sell guns 4. PROFIT! (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA July 12, 2016 Cartoons
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Batsh1t crazy TX Rep. Louie Gohmert: Beware of gays in space! (videos)

by CAPTAIN SULU July 12, 2016 Cultura
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Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) has deep feels about his gay brothers and sisters in space because an asteroid killed the dinosaurs and what about extra-terrestrial colonies like Matt Damon and God created Adam and Eve, not Adam and Steve. He shared his concerns on the floor of the United States House of Representatives in late […]

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La Cucaracha: Beach Gentrification Bingo, the app (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz July 11, 2016 Cartoons
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Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes: ‘Wake Up, Everybody’ on ‘Soul Train’

by Soy Capitan July 11, 2016 Cultura
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Teddy Prendergrass takes the lead vocal as Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes sing their 1975 smash hit Wake Up, Everybody on Soul Train. If there was ever a time to get woke, that time is now. Here’s the full-length LP track with lyrics:

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Adult Coloring Book: Police victim of the week (toon)

by RICARDO ISLAS July 11, 2016 Cartoons
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[Check out more images from artist Ricardo Islas here.]

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La Cucaracha: How Trump can clean up his campaign (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz July 8, 2016 Cartoons
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La Chingona Sandeh stitches to empower mujeres (photos)

by HABLO PICASSO July 8, 2016 Cartoons
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“Sandy Perez picked up her first embroidery hoop three years ago, and what started as a hobby quickly turned into a passion project as she stitched empowering feminist messages and humorous pop cultural references into her designs,” Huffington Post explains.

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