new year

New Year means new veladoras with Saint Miley of Twerk (toons)

by HABLO PICASSO December 31, 2013 Cartoons
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On New Year, don’t curse the darkness, homies. Instead, light up a candle with the images of Saint Christopher Walken and/or Saint Miley Cyrus of Twerk. The Saint Nicholas Cage matched pair is perfect for the Christmas season we think:

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Have a chill 2014! (video)

by OLD ACQUAINTANCE December 31, 2013 Cultura
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Have a chill 2014, and and may the only ICE you encounter be the ice in your adult beverages. PREVIOUSLY ON ICE:

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Who will you kiss at the stroke of midnight? (video)

by Verdana Bold December 31, 2013 Cultura
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Happy New Year? Ring out the old, ring in the new — who will you be kissing when the clock strikes 12?

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La Cucaracha: Happy New Year! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz December 30, 2013 Cartoons
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A Very Merry Mexican New Year from Sesame Street (video)

by PENN YADA December 30, 2013 Cultura
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Hitting a piñata until the goodies inside fall out is hard work, but somebody’s got to do it. Happy New Year from Sesame Street!

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‘Happy New Year Baby’ from The Sisters (East Los 1965)

by Comic Saenz December 30, 2013 Cultura
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It’s 1965 and big hair and girl groups are all the rage. In East LA, sisters Rosella, Ersi and Mary Arvizu, who had been singing and playing music together all their lives, thought they had the right stuff to be the next Supremes — even before there were Supremes. They call themselves The Sisters.

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¡Wachale! POCHO Public Service New Year 2014 Punctuation Alert

by María Purísima December 28, 2013 Cartoons
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The tilde — don’t leave home without it! Please share! PREVIOUSLY ON HOLIDAY CULTURE ALERTS:

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News Blooper of the Year: Sabrina Rodriguez, baboon friend (video)

by CHAKA MON KEE December 27, 2013 El Now
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Fox 40 (Sacramento) reporter Sabrina Rodriguez made a friendly baboon’s day at the Lodi Grape Festival. Could be worse — she coulda been Gustavo Aldomovar:

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NASA 2013 Highlights: From Earth to Deep Espace (video)

by ROD ESTERLING December 26, 2013 Outer Espace
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Oh my God — it’s full of stars!

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Local man blames Obama after ‘get up and go’ got up and went

by Comic Saenz January 3, 2013 El Now
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(PNS reporting from EL PASO) Jason Morales finally figured out why his “get up and go” got up and went, he told friends at Hoopy Frood’s on New Year’s Eve, and all clues point to President Barack Obama. “President Afrika Hussein Bambata is the worst president in this country’s history,” he announced to the teeming […]

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Mexclusive! POCHO Public Service New Year Punctuation Advisory

by María Purísima December 31, 2012 Cartoons
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The tilde — don’t leave home without it! Happy New Year from all the Pochodores!

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La Cucaracha: Happy New Year 2013 (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz December 31, 2012 Cartoons
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Blow that funky shofar, bot boy (Happy Rosh HaShanah video)

by HIP HOP JUDIO September 16, 2012 Cultura
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A musical shoutout (and Hebrew/Spanish pun) to all our friends at Temple Beth Pocho who, at sundown tonight, are celebrating Rosh HaShanah, which marks 5773 years since the creation of the world. What is that on the Mayan Calendar? (Tekiah? One of the traditional four blasts on the ram’s horn, or shofar, on the Jewish […]

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Lalo’s Pocho Ocho New Year’s resolutions

by Lalo Alcaraz December 30, 2011 Cartoons
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8. Wear more slimming clothes 7. Get a new job to supplement income from five other jobs 6. Take a vacation at one of those nice FEMA camps 5. Quit drinking alcohol that doesn’t get me fucked up really fast 4. Reduce financial stress by picking up a hobby, like bank robbing, or writing a […]

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