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This is the video all the POCHODORES watch every Thanksgiving. It features WKRP’s Les Nessman reporting:

I can see it now -- the WKRP Holiday Helicopter is coming in low over Cincinnati!

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Before World War II, the American government cranked up the propaganda machine to WELCOME immigrants with a Sunday afternoon radio program from the INS called I’m An American. Sara Laskow reports for NPR’s All Things Considered.

Here’s the show with immigration posterboy and refugee from the Nazis Albert Einstein: [Mas…]

She just wants to prepare some home made flour tortillas with her baby girl just like she did with her own mom. What’s the big deal?

NPR’s LatinoUSA explains:

April Salazar longs to make her Grandma Alice’s tortillas with her daughter. It is the same tortilla recipe her grandmother’s mother made in Baja California and later in Tucson, Arizona, after she fled the Mexican Revolution. There’s just one problem: she needs the stars to align… and the cooperation of her two-year-old daughter.

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gusradioDear POCHO Associate Naranjero Gustavo ¡Ask A Mexican! Arellano:

Why do Mexicans play the pinche radio so damn loud? [Mas…]

vatosartSmiley and Chuy of Hey Vato! hop on the webcam to share their many feels about the apparent end of LA radio DJ Art Laboe’s famed oldies but goodies show – and the romantic dedications that helped “seal with deal” with many a hyna. [Mas…]

DJ for Juárez Catholic radio massages migrants’ feet (audio)

by Lucida Grandé January 5, 2015 Audio
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Migrants seeking a better life in El Norte often pause on the border across from El Paso — in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua — before they cross to El Otro Lado. Jorge Gutierrez, a host on Radio Guadalupana, a religious station run by the Catholic Diocese of Juárez, is there for them. More than just a […]

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WKRP’s Happiest Thanksgiving: ‘OMG! I thought turkeys could fly!’

by JUAN E. FEVER, MD November 26, 2014 Cultura
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This is the video the entire POCHO family watches every Thanksgiving. It features WKRP’s Les Nessman reporting: I can see it now — the WKRP Holiday Helicopter is coming in low over Cincinnati!

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Felipe Esparza: The Seven Spanish Cuss Words (LatinoUSA audio)

by CHING AH September 29, 2014 Audio
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“There are some words, not many, just a few — that we decided, we won’t use them all the time,” said the late comedian George Carlin in his famous routine about the “seven dirty words.” If you aren’t familiar with it –– the skit tries to pinpoint a definitive list of words you can never […]

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WKRP’s Happy Thanksgiving: ‘OMG I thought turkeys could fly!’ (video)

by JUAN E. FEVER, MD November 27, 2013 Cultura
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Les Nessman reporting, live! I can see it now — the WKRP Holiday Helicopter is coming in low over Cincinnati!

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Area couple survives loud radio station promo van at grocery store

by EresNerd November 21, 2013 El Now
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(PNS reporting from EDINBURG, TX)  They just about went deaf, but Alcario and Isela Garza braved a radio station’s sonic assault and managed to safely enter the Rancho Sinaloa grocery store here yesterday. The Garzas — who had just left their yoga class — entered the relatively-quiet food market after surviving 150 decibels of banda […]

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Lalo Alcaraz and Al Madrigal: Dia de los Muertos on Latino USA (audio)

by Comic Saenz November 1, 2013 Audio
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POCHO Jefe-in-Chief Lalo Alcaraz and POCHO Migrant Editor Al Madrigal discuss the Day of the Dead on NPR’s Latino USA. LALO’S ORIGINAL MUERTO MOUSE TOON IS HERE

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Car-to-car video: Mexican chair-dances to music, shakes maracas

by Verdana Bold August 8, 2013 Cultura
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Twitter/Vine user YoungGod was driving along and he looked to the car on his left and found a vato who knows how to party! Is this Maracas Man you, or someone you know? [With these Vine videos, you need to click on the speaker icon in the top left corner to hear the sound.]

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She replaced Feliz Navidad with ‘Feliz Hanukkah’ (audio)

by LATKA TAQUITO December 12, 2012 Audio
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When Austin resident Trina Hernandez (photo) found out her family had Jewish roots, it allowed her to ditch the commercial aspects of Christmas she had long disliked and connect to a tradition she found more meaningful for her and her son. From NPR’s Latino USA with Maria Hinojosa. RELATED: The Hip Hop Hoodios light ‘Ocho […]

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Happy T-Day from WKRP: ‘OMG I thought turkeys could fly!’ (video)

by JUAN E. FEVER November 22, 2012 Cultura
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“I can see it now — the WKRP Holiday Helicopter is coming in low over Cincinnati!” Les Nessman reports.

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Gangster Computer God Worldwide Secret Containment Policy (video)

by RON PABLO September 27, 2012 Cultura
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Don’t say we didn’t tell you – especially the part about the brain bank cities on the dark side of the Moon! (NSFW language.) RELATED: SCHWA the Video: Dear ‘Stick People’ – Your Alien Overlords are here

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Xican@ Space Odyssey: Lance Liberty reports for 101.3 Honest Radio

by Juaquin Murrieta July 23, 2012 Cultura
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It is sometime in the near future. Laws have been set in motion to protect the American Homeland. Your freedom and sanity are at stake. Oh, and your jobs. I forgot about your jobs. And your beautifully domesticated wives and children. You pay your taxes, yet you feel one-upped. Lied to. I know. I have […]

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Sababo Pochonte Thriller Theater: ‘La Hora de la Muerte’ (video)

by CISCO YBERRA May 26, 2012 Cultura
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In Tijuana, a washed-up late night radio talk show host mocks his callers’ tales of the supernatural until one man phones in his story…from the other side. La Hora de la Muerte (24 mins.) Spanish with English subtitles.

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NPR Cinco de Mayo show taps Gustavo Arellano, La Santa Cecilia

by MYRA GLASS May 3, 2012 Audio
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Coming from the East Coast and all, the National Public Radio Alt.Latino peeps needed to come here to get the real California deal on Cinco de Mayo. They called on two local treasures:  Gustavo Arellano, editor of OCWeekly.com, and East Los rockers La Santa Cecilia: This week we bring ourselves to that most bicultural of […]

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Video: Strange noises terrify TX and OK, Popocatepetl rumbling

by NALGA HYDE April 17, 2012 Cultura
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Every day brings us closer to Mayan Doomsday — Mother Earth will not rest. Terrified reports of strange, unearthly noises have moved from the Upper Midwest and Canada to the Southwest, scaring the crap out of people in Amarillo, TX and rural Rogers County, OK. South of the border, Mexican authorities just raised the alert level at […]

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KPCC radio billboard ‘Occupied’ by KPFK radio listener

by Lalo Alcaraz March 9, 2012 Cultura
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Much L.A. radio hay was made over the placing of a KPCC 89.3 FM billboard advertising its “Ideas not ideology” slogan practically on top my radio station’s studios at KPFK 90.7 FM, where I host the Pocho Hour of Power every Friday at 4 PM. As I walked in today, I was alerted that someone […]

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Rush Limbaugh’s Pocho Ocho excuses for being a douchebag

by Lalo Alcaraz March 6, 2012 El Now
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Bloated talk show host and leader of the Republican party Rush Limbaugh has been abusing his broadcast microphone by viciously attacking, well, everyone, but most recently 30-year-old law student Sandra Fluke, calling her a “slut” and a “prostitute.” He has since issued a weak apology, but his show continues to bleed sponsors and radio stations. […]

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