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The Mexican Curling Team that will be going for gold at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang 2018 is training hard. Your modest cash contribution can help these brave young vatos as they go to SWEEP THE GOLD!

How did they get started with this less-than-mainstream sport? Consuela, of course: [Mas…]

Brazil team preps for next Winter Olympics (video)

by Moctezuma Cortés March 6, 2014 Cultura
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While the rest of the world focuses on Carnaval in Brazil, and the upcoming World Cup, dedicated Brazilian athletes have begun training for the next Winter Games.

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Breaking: Hundreds expected Friday at Mexico’s Xochitl Games

by Especial Correspondents February 6, 2014 El Now
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(PNS reporting from GUANAJUATO, MX) Hundreds of competitors and an equal number of spectators are expected for the opening of the first Xochitl Games here tomorrow. The so-called “Indigenous Olympics,” organized by the Nahuatl Athletic Council Organization (NACO), hopes to share some of the buzz from the regular Winter Olympics, in Sochi. NACO is especially […]

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Somehow, during the Olympics, we missed the ‘Siesta Cup’ (video)

by NIKE CORTEZ August 14, 2012 Cultura
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This German TV network news report covers the grueling Siesta World Cup competition, which always seems to be always won by Latinos. Thanks to our friends at LatinoRebels.com for the news tip!

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Ñewsweek: Crip-walkin’, boner-stalkin’, white-talkin’ and Irish stuff

by Comic Saenz August 12, 2012 El Now
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POCHO caught Olympic fever this week as the ñews from London captivated the Internets. Who could ever forget the magic of Serena William’s Crip-walking victory dance, complemented by our astutely-curated contextualizing rich media augmentation — a C-walk video from España? And when a bronze-winning American rower brandished a boner at the medal ceremony, only Jon […]

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Mexico wins soccer goooooooold! and sends message to Brazil (video)

by Victor Payan August 11, 2012 El Now
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Mexico went all Montezuma’s Revenge on Brazil in today’s Olympic soccer bout and is bringing some Aztec Gold back to Tenochtitlan! Mexico scored a savage goal in the first minute of the game and set the tone for this mythic battle between the Tryannosaurus Rex and Stegosaurus of world soccer. It was brutal. It was epic. […]

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Special Sports Video: The Olympics NBC won’t let you see (NSFW)

by JIM THORPE August 10, 2012 El Now
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As the 2012 Olympics head towards their conclusion, Americans continue to complain about NBC‘s broadcast coverage — missed events, stupid commentary, crazy time delays and worse. We snagged this sailing video from the Irish Broadcasting Authority (IBA) to show you what other folks around the world see. (NSFW language.) RELATED: Serena Williams Crip Walk and […]

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Al Madrigal, Jon Stewart and the case of the Olympic stiffy (video)

by Comic Saenz August 9, 2012 El Now
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POCHO Migrant Editor and Daily Show Senior Latino Correspondent Al Madrigal joins Jon Stewart to get to the root of rower Henrik Rummel’s apparent Olympic erection in this segment from The Daily Show. Al works hard for the money. RELATED: Somehow, during the Olympics, we missed this coverage of the Siesta World Cup.

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Peep a phresh Crip Walk vid right here – from Spain

by QUESO QUESEM August 4, 2012 Cultura
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Serena Williams stunned TV-land by Crip Walking at the Olympics! For comparison purposes, check out how ThaBlueRagMovement C-Walks with a dancing cholos video apparently shot in Spain (music by Khavel X.)

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Pocho Ocho things that are wrong with Londres, Inglaterra

by Barney Asada July 31, 2012 Cultura
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8. Went to see Parliament and George Clinton wasn’t in session. 7. Buckingham Palace #FAIL: No ham, no bucking. 6. Your Tio Nono has more teeth than half the town combined.

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Great Pochos in Sports: 1968 Olympic Bronze Medalist John Carlos

by Victor Payan July 30, 2012 Cultura
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While the non-violent “Black Power Salute” by U.S. medalists at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics was a defining moment in the Civil Rights movement, it is not often recognized that one of the medalists, John Carlos, was a Cuban-American pocho! Sabor Afro-Latino en el Movimiento! We salute all Olympic athletes who stand up for human […]

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Ñewsweek: Mea maxima culpa, Anaheim and RIP Lupe Ontiveros

by Comic Saenz July 29, 2012 El Now
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The death of beloved actress Lupe Ontiveros, the Pocho Ocho top Chicano sins and death and protest in Klanaheim topped the ñews this week on POCHO, and we’ve got links: Mea maxima culpa: The Pocho Ocho top Chicano sins Lupe Ontiveros (1942-2012) RIP Anaheim: The Tragic Kingdom (toon) Anaheim PD’s Pocho Ocho excuses for shooting […]

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POCHO Olympics Especial Video: Basketball brains vs brawn in “3X3”

by JIM THORPE July 27, 2012 Cultura
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POCHO Olympics Especial Presentation of Nuno Rocha’s 3X3: Making that basketball long shot requires a special kind of sportsman. Or does it? (Comedy short; Portugal.)

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Mexican Mitt Romney: My Pocho Ocho top Tweets from England

by MEXICAN MITT ROMNEY July 26, 2012 El Now
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Ann is having having trouble taking dictation (her Blackberries are on the wrong side of the estreet or something) so here are my personal Pocho Ocho Top Tweets from England for ustedes: 8. Mexican Mitt Romney: DAMN THERE’S A LOT OF MUSLIMS HERE 7. Mexican Mitt Romney: WE’RE GOING TO KICK YOUR ASS IN DRESSAGE, […]

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