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(PNS reporting from TIO TACO, TENNESSEE) Jorge Fregado, executive director of the Hispanic Evangelical Legislative League (HELL), no longer supports the Trump Administration, he told friends here over the weekend.

Fregado (photo) — who hosted a party in Washington, D.C. over the night before the Inauguration — said he was disappointed by the GOP leader’s legislative agenda, and especially hurt since Trump attended his group’s gala celebration. [Mas…]

The Kate Spade ‘Taco Truck Purse’ is a Latino cultural barometer

by BERNADETTE RIVERO September 7, 2017 Cultura
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A Guide To Understanding The Differences Between Different Kinds Of Latinos, As Manifested By Responses T O   T H I S Kate Spade Taco Truck Purse ($251) · Mexican: Ay, no. · Mexican-American: Hell. No. · Latinx: That’s cultural appropriation. · Tex Mex: OMG I WANT THIS PURSE!!!!!!

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La Cucaracha: Apply for undocumented immigrants’ jobs here (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 5, 2017 Cartoons
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Sheriff Joe Arpaio is on the Trump Train to Turdtown (toon)

by Payton Hoegh September 1, 2017 Cartoons
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[Payton Hoegh toons regularly at Weekly Political dot com.]

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Pocho Ocho Top Facts NOT in Ad Age’s New 2017 Hispanic Fact Pack

by BERNADETTE RIVERO August 30, 2017 Cultura

Trade publication Advertising Age’s new Hispanic Fact Pack has hit the Interwebs, revealing tantalizing details about the “Hispanic market” which means you. And it’s packed, por supuesto, with facts:

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La Cucaracha: Trump TV shocker! War against white guys (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz August 25, 2017 Cartoons
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Stereotype much? TV spot for Spectrum cable’s Mi Plan has ’em all

by ADDISON AVENUE July 11, 2017 Cultura
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Hot sexy salsa dancers! A party — or is it a fiesta? Hopping lowriders! Flags of many nations! Something for the kids! Did Charter/Spectrum/TimeWarner/RoadRunner miss any Latinx cliches? We asked our favorite ad maven Bernadette Rivero what was missing and what was happening in this spot: “Missing?” she emailed back. “An abuela kicking a soccer […]

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Los Lobos: ‘One Time, One Night in America’ (July 4 video, lyrics)

by Comic Saenz June 30, 2017 Cultura
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Sometimes homies Los Lobos sound like they are John Cougar Mellencamp’s or Tom Petty’s brothers from another mother. This is one of those times. These all-American stars sing all-American stories, like One Time, One Night in America. Respect. Mira los lyrics:

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La Cucaracha: No sanctuary for freeloading illegal aliens (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz March 28, 2017 Cartoons
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#TBT 2012: Meet our newest sponsor – RentALatino!

by Gabacho Borracho February 9, 2017 Corporate
Rent A Latino!

In our ongoing search for advertisers to match our diverse audience, it looks like we have found a winner – a company with deep pockets and its heart in the right place. POCHO is glad to welcome RentALatino to the echelons of our Premium Sponsors. To learn how you might qualify for RentALatino‘s latest discounts […]

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La Cucaracha: These Trump people are crazy (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 31, 2017 Cartoons
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Donald Trump, John Lewis and MLK Day (video, toon, photo)

by Especial Correspondents January 15, 2017 Cartoons
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In 1991, Public Enemy‘s epic By the Time I Get to Arizona spotlighted the Hate State of Arizona’s failure to implement the Martin Luther King Day national holiday. Contrast and compare with PEE-OTUS Donald Trump’s weekend Twitter attack on civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis, draw the necessary conclusions, and prepare to take appropriate action:

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America pauses Monday for Ricky Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2017

by Comic Saenz January 15, 2017 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from WASHINGTON, D.C.) America will pause tomorrow to remember the life and message of Ricky Martin Luther King Jr., whose Tengo a Dream y Dance! speech changed the nation forever. Post offices and other public facilities will be closed, banks and stock exchanges are taking the day off and salsa picante and sweet potato pie […]

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Please donate to support POCHO and Merry Chanclas to you!

by José Canusí December 19, 2016 Corporate
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Dear 2016: Don’t let the door hit you on the nalgas on the way out, you horrible year, you. Buh bye. Scram. Get lost. A la chingada! Every juan here at POCHO tried her hardest in 2016. We were the online world’s premier Mexclusive supplier of Get out the vote toons border wall toons tiny […]

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Breaking: Kellogg’s debuts new Christmas cereals for Latinos

by JEFE BOYARDEE November 25, 2016 Cartoons
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Look for Jesu Krispis, Guada Loops and Tade0s on store shelves soon! [Click to enlarge.]

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Pearls Before Swine: Meet Raul, my new Mexican friend (toon)

by Stephan Pastis November 14, 2016 Cartoons
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[Via @StephanPastis on the Twitter] But what term is “correct”? POCHO Jefe-in-Chief Lalo Alcaraz explained it all to NBC Latino

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Veterans Day La Cucaracha: Know Your Latino War Heroes (2012 toons)

by Lalo Alcaraz November 11, 2016 Cartoons
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