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Ground-breaking standup comedian George Carlin is all in favor of free speech, but thinks the best comedy comes from punching up, not punching down, and that means not mocking gays, immigrants, women, and other vulnerable minorities. [Mas…]


Multi-ethnic sanctuary city Los Angeles is full of ethnic neighborhoods — Little Tokyo, Little Armenia, Tehrangeles, and more. In this episode of his CNN series, Anthony Bourdain stops by the nighttime food market in L.A.’s Westlake District – Little Guatemala.


[Payton Hoegh toons regularly at Weekly Political dot com.]

I have been waiting for something like Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown all my life.

Really.

The CNN season premiere April 30  was a watershed moment for Chicanos and Mexican Americans.

Here’s what I Tweeted the night I saw it:

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Orange President salutes Black History Month (transcript, audio, toon)

by STEPHEN FETCHIT February 2, 2017 Audio
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Our historic President knows more about Black History Month than the last President, who was not so historic. And instead of teaching us in American, the President is going to speak English to you, you know, to class up the history of this carnage-loving people, his African-Americans. Our speech researchers here at the National Pochismo Institute took Wednesday’s […]

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CNN video: ‘Remittances’ from the U.S. keep this Mexican town alive

by Andalé Mono August 8, 2016 Cultura
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After a son leaves his small, impoverished Mexican town of Francisco Villa to find a better life in Chicago, he sends money to help his family — and hometown — alive. Racist Donald Trump says he would stop these “remittances.”

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CNN identifies three Mexican mujeres wanted for Boston bombings

by RUFUS OUTDERE April 19, 2013 El Now
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(PNS reporting from BOSTON) CNN has identified the three Mexican women suspected of the Marathon bombing, sources say: Three obese Mexican women…are the chief suspects in the Boston Marathon attack. “My top-level sources have confirmed that the individuals depicted in these photos planned, coordinated, and put into effect this week’s deadly bombing,” said CNN reporter […]

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Prince Harry sure loves him some tamales oaxaceños! (video)

by Comic Saenz January 25, 2013 El Now
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Prince Harry’s CNN interview about combat in Afghanistan is just gonna have to wait. One does not simply ignore the amplified call of the tamalero oaxaceño!

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