Taco trucks on every corner? America reacts (video)

by Barney Asada September 14, 2016 Cultura
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Americans are united in their reaction to the imminent threat of #tacotrucksoneverycorner if Hillary Clinton is elected. We saw it on the Internets, so it must be true!

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Google tests drone delivery of burritos at Virginia Tech (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN September 14, 2016 Cultura
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The future arrived in Blacksburg, Virginia, Monday as Google tested its small-package drone delivery system, lowering Chipotle Mexican Grill burritos in boxes to clipboard-carrying engineers on the Virginia Tech campus. The #GoogleDronesOnEveryCorner test flight program appeared successful, making ten uneventful drops. The Roanoke Times reports:

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Gigantic 30-ton meteorite unearthed in Argentina (video)

by ROD ESTERLING September 14, 2016 El Now
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It came from Outer Espace and landed in Gancedo, Argentina, 674 miles north of Buenos Aires, 4000 years ago. And now the 30-ton meteorite is seeing the light of day. The Daily Mail explains:

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This just in from Standing Rock, North Dakota (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA September 14, 2016 Cartoons
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The Beandocks: That crazy Colin Kaepernick kid (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 13, 2016 Cartoons
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Brooklyn loves this taquero, and he loves Brooklyn back (video)

by Barney Asada September 13, 2016 Cultura
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A Mexican immigrant brings a taco truck to Brooklyn, helps the neighborhood, has fun, and makes money. It’s the American Dream!

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The secret to a perfect body? Try GENETICS™ (video)

by Chale Knickerbocker September 13, 2016 Cultura
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You’ve tried a dozen different diets, you’ve exercised until you could barely walk, and yet the pounds and the inches stick around like bad karma or that weird kid Rob from ninth grade who stalks you on Facebook. What exactly is the secret to a perfect body? It’s simple: GENETICS™

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La Cucaracha: What about Donald Trump’s taxes? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 12, 2016 Cartoons
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Stella turned 15 so we threw her a quinceañera (photos)

by CHE WAWA September 12, 2016 Cultura
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Stella la perra that is….

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Los Cenzontles: It takes ‘Every Kind of People’ (music video)

by Soy Capitan September 12, 2016 Cultura
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He was just an ordinary guy, but he had an extraordinary day. Los Cenzontles (The Mockingbirds) re-imagine Robert Palmer’s Every Kind of People. PREVIOUSLY ON LOS CENZONTLES:

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RIP Bobby Chacon, Pacoima’s World Champion (toon)

by SERG HERNANDEZ September 12, 2016 Cartoons
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Former Super Featherweight and Featherweight World Boxing Champion Bobby Chacon died September 7. The Pacoima-born sensation was only 64 and suffered from boxing-induced dementia.

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9/11 — Never Forget! (2002 toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 11, 2016 Cartoons
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La Cucaracha: Meet Trump’s Hispanic advisory board (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 9, 2016 Cartoons
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From 2012: TGIF Music Video: Girl in a Coma ‘Say’

by Soy Capitan September 9, 2016 Cultura
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TGIF Music Video: Rock your way into the weekend with Say by Girl in a Coma, an all-woman power trio from San Antonio, TX. The band is made up of pocha sisters Nina (vocals/guitar) and Phanie Diaz (drums) and long-time friend, Jenn Alva (bass).

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Tia Lencha’s Cocina: That time Mijo made me a ‘Hipster Taco’

by TIA LENCHA September 9, 2016 Cultura
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Hola. Is Tia Lencha here. Today I going to help you make my new faborite taco. The other day I saw my mijo making sonething in the kishen. I so proud. He like to cook like his mama. I say, “Mijo, what you making?” He say, “A taco.” I see that he was using corn […]

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Donald Trump’s positions are abundantly clear (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 8, 2016 Cartoons
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Music video for Trump: “No way, pendejo, it isn’t gonna happen!”

by Soy Capitan September 8, 2016 El Now
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Video creators Greñudo Productions write that No Way, Pendejo! is “a measured and thoughtful meditation on the 2016 U.S. presidential election.” We’re pretty much in agreement, except we’d characterize the baboso Donald Trump as a “pinche pendejo.” [Editor’s note: A greñudo is a person with unruly, messy, unkempt hair.]

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Top Taco Trucks Throwback Thursday #TTTTT (videos)

by Barney Asada September 8, 2016 Cultura
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Because of you know who and you know why, we thought it would be chingon to take a look back at the taco truck videos that have graced POCHO’s pages over the years. Did we mention we love tacos? In no particular order:

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Colin Kaepernick sits for his beliefs (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA September 8, 2016 Cartoons
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Frankie Quiñones is “The World’s Smartest Man” (video)

by Comic Saenz September 7, 2016 Cultura
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POCHO regulars know comic and actor Frankie Quiñones as Creeper the Cholo, but there’s another side to his life. Quiñones is so intelligent and well-read many consider him the “World’s Smartest Man.” What can we learn from Quiñones? Well for one thing, he has some very smart dating advice. PREVIOUSLY ON FRANKIE QUIÑONES:

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La Cucaracha: Zombies are everywhere! We’re doomed! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 7, 2016 Cartoons
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From Michoacan to LA: ‘Chef Al Pastor’ and his American Dream (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN September 7, 2016 Cultura
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His father wanted him to stay in Michoacan, work on the family farm, and do construction, but Raul Morales crossed over from Mexico at 17 to pursue his culinary dreams. Now, at 44, he’s his own boss, and a master of tacos al pastor. “Chef Al Pastor” was interviewed at his Los Angeles restaurant Taqueria Vista […]

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Pocho Ocho Top Ways to Decolonize Your Diet

by Especial Correspondents September 7, 2016 Cultura
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Decolonizing your diet is more than a trendy Chicanx meme, it’s a book, and a chingon idea. If you want to just say “No!” to the comida of the Conquistadors and eat what Tlaloc intended — the authentic food of your ancestors — here are the Pocho Ocho Top Ways to Decolonize Your Diet: 8. […]

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Fun Facts: Shoes strung on power lines kill, paint is good food (toons)

by Cartoonistas September 7, 2016 Cartoons
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Author and illustrator Jeff Waldman is all about spreading the knowledge and enlightening the world.

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