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Frida Kahlo is back from the dead, live on video, and has some advice for you! [Mature content.]

cornVery late Wednesday night, I created a Twitter hashtag — #MakeMoviesMexican — and asked the Tuiteros if they had suggestions.

Huh? What do you mean? Like this:

#MAKEMOVIESMEXICAN. Gone With the Migra. White Men Can’t Cumbia. Get the idea?

(It turns out I wasn’t the first with this idea. Superstar pocho comic Felipe Esparza tried this concept in February.)

Here are the Pocho Ocho NEW Top Tweets we got in return (racist, ignorant Tweets not included — the entire thread is below.):

8. Mex In The City

7. Dude, Juarez My Car?

6. Finding Chapo

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fridafashionFrida Kahlo is back from the dead and live on stage in this slow-motion Portuguese fashion show video from State of the Art. [Mas…]

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Brazilian artist’s not-so-holy statues called ‘blasphemous’ (photos)

by María Purísima February 29, 2016 Cultura
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Artist Ana Smile has people all offended in Brazil, but she thinks they need to just chill. Dangerous Minds reports:

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Frida Kahlo’s father Guillermo took these photos of his little girl

by FANBOI February 17, 2016 Cultura
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These photographs of young Magdalena Carmen Frieda, later known as Frida Kahlo, were taken by her Hungarian Jewish father Guillermo, over a period of 20 years. Baby Frida is two years old in this first shot.

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Coloring book from El Rey Del Art: Frida bot, taco dreams, luchador

by Comic Saenz February 8, 2016 Cartoons
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The Big Fancy Coloring Book offers something special for odd grownups, peculiar kids, and lovers of absurd drawings of tacos, Frida Kahlo and/or Chiquita Banana and/or Carmen Miranda, luchadores and armadillos. It’s the latest creative product from our mysterious amigo, The Painter of Arizona Light, whose Internet spokespern is known as El Rey Del Art […]

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Year-End Roundup 2015: POCHO’s Top Five Most Popular Posts

by Especial Correspondents December 31, 2015 El Now
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We cranked up the old stats machine to find out the 2015 stories you liked the most and copied and pasted them into this post here. Some of these stories are News and others are Ñews. We post, you decide.

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Why I love Frida Kahlo, artistic bad-ass (toon)

by SISSY BISCUIT November 9, 2015 Cartoons
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[See more comics and writing by Sissy Biscuit, a real girl in a cartoon world, at SissyBiscuit.com]

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So Frida Kahlo: This Halloween you’re going as a boy? (1924 photos)

by Verdana Bold October 26, 2015 Cultura

The many faces of Frida Kahlo include a somber Frida, all of 17, in a three-piece suit.

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It’s “Frida’s World” – we just live in it (toon)

by JUNCO CANCHÉ October 20, 2015 Cartoons
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There’s more Junco Canché on Instagram.

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Presenting the Frida Kahlo artwork slideshow musical video

by HABLO PICASSO October 1, 2015 Cartoons
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Experience Frida Khalo’s paintings in a musical slideshow by RiZaAnn

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Watch: Frida Kahlo inspired this short video ‘For the girl’

by Verdana Bold August 3, 2015 Cultura
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A quote from Frida Kahlo inspired this video by Lillian Santacrose:

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San Antonio artist Isabel Ann Castro dreams of Frida Kahlo

by HABLO PICASSO July 9, 2015 Cartoons
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Isabel Ann Castro — aka the Queen of Tacos, Texas — raises desmadre and makes art in San Antonio, Texas.  Last weekend she was holding hands with Frida Kahlo.  

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Remember when Frida Kahlo hung out with Vincent Van Gogh?

by HABLO PICASSO June 29, 2015 Cartoons
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Artist Jermaine Rogers (visit his website, and check out his Facebook) has re-imagined our sweetheart Frida Kahlo in ways you never saw before! 😉

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Frida Kahlo stars in ‘Strange Like Me,’ an inspirational toon

by HABLO PICASSO June 22, 2015 Cartoons
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Gavin Aung Than aka ZEN PENCILS is a freelance cartoonist from Melbourne, Australia who turns inspirational quotes from famous people into inspirational cartoons, like this illustrated essay based on the words of Frida Kahlo. SPOILER: You are beautiful just the way you are.

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#TBT Throwback Thursday Video: Frida Kahlo: The lost home movies

by Verdana Bold June 11, 2015 Cultura
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Check out this chingon montage of short clips of Frida Kahlo. The footage shows Kahlo working in her studio, talking with her husband Diego Rivera and posing with her lover Leon Trotsky.

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What would Frida Kahlo grow? Exhibit shares her plants (video, photos)

by HABLO PICASSO May 22, 2015 Cultura
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Just opened at the New York Botanical Garden, this exhibition examines Frida Kahlo’s love for nature, as seen in her home and garden, as well as the complex use of plant imagery in her artwork.

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Unseen for half a century: Frida Kahlo’s wardrobe (photos, video)

by LOU NASOL May 7, 2015 Cultura
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Selected photos of Frida Kahlo’s wardrobe – locked away for half a century – will go on exhibit in London next week. Dangerous Minds reports: After Kahlo’s death in 1954, her husband Diego Rivera shut her belongings in a bathroom at their Mexico City home, the Blue House, [video, below] the marvelous house they shared—and then […]

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Latino USA: What would Frida Kahlo eat? [Hint: Mole] (audio)

by Andalé Mono April 27, 2015 Audio
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What would Frida Kahlo eat? Latino USA’s Von Diaz reports.

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