disease


He had just left a fancy restaurant, celebrating a big achievement, a Ph. D. degree, when he encountered racism, racism that can hurt your health.

NPR tells the story: [Mas…]

unfunny [Mas…]

Native American population almost back to pre-Columbian levels

by Especial Correspondents May 20, 2016 Cultura
Thumbnail image for Native American population almost back to pre-Columbian levels

Samuel W. Bennett’s GET DATA website features charts/graphs and infographics about current events, sports, news, culture, and history. We thought this log-scale graph of the native (in red, of course) and white population in the U.S. was fascinating, sad, and maybe, just maybe, encouraging. His description: After disease and war decimated the Native American population […]

[Mas…]

‘Chupacabra’ sightings in San Diego prompt pet warnings (video)

by ZORRO MULDER February 12, 2016 El Now
Thumbnail image for ‘Chupacabra’ sightings in San Diego prompt pet warnings (video)

Sightings of creatures resembling the legendary chupacabra could mean bad news for area pets, according to KGTV Channel 10 ABC News.

[Mas…]

La Cucaracha: Take up the White Man’s Blankets (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz November 17, 2014 Cartoons
Thumbnail image for La Cucaracha: Take up the White Man’s Blankets (toon)
[Mas…]

Pocho Ocho diseases that are way more dangerous than Ebola

by Especial Correspondents October 1, 2014 El Now
Thumbnail image for Pocho Ocho diseases that are way more dangerous than Ebola

Americans are worried about the chances of a future Ebola epidemic. But is there really anything to be scared about? After all, there are Pocho Ocho diseases that are way more dangerous than Ebola: 8. Nobolas 7. Tres bolas 6. Cebolla

[Mas…]

Talk with your kids about cooties, before it’s too late (video)

by María Purísima March 19, 2013 Cultura
Thumbnail image for Talk with your kids about cooties, before it’s too late (video)

They didn’t think it could happen to them! Speak to your kids about cooties…before cooties speak to them first.

[Mas…]

Mexican Mitt Romney: Latinos need Labambacare, pronto!

by MEXICAN MITT ROMNEY June 28, 2012 El Now
Thumbnail image for Mexican Mitt Romney: Latinos need Labambacare, pronto!

This is a terrible day for illness and disease. Obamacare being upheld by those activist judges at the Supremes Court is making me sicker than the time I tried McDonald’s experimental “Birria Burger.” Thank God it was Available for a Limited Time Only. The Republican Party is the only party looking out for disease! Diseases […]

[Mas…]