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A middle class Anglo family, tired of Mom’s home cooking, join la revolución with the help of an electric tortilla toaster. [Mas…]


Or maybe not doomed. If we must have robot overlords, maybe we can all agree on this one.

Because the alternative is desolate and dark: [Mas…]

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[Dan McClintock is an artist, animator and illustrator.]

elreycoverThe 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 (so-called self portrait, above).

We’ve secured especial permission to share four of El Rey’s droppings here: [Mas…]

Meet @BurritoPatents, the burrito-oriented bot with a Twitter account

by Comic Saenz February 10, 2015 Cultura
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Meet @BurritoPatents (aka Burrito Inventions), a bot by @JoeMFox, which reports hourly on developments on the cutting edge of burrito-related patents. This is why Al Gore invented the Internets.

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Breaking: U.S. perverted peaceful Mexi-Drone robot plan

by Comic Saenz November 17, 2014 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from LOS ANGELES) Newly-uncovered video confirms allegations that the U.S. Government stole and perverted POCHO Jefe-in-Chief Lalo Alcaraz’s 1998 plan to use remote-controlled robots (now called drones) for peaceful purposes. The short informational piece, which Alcaraz made for the United States Department of Labor, aired only once — on local access cable TV […]

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Advanced Mexican leaf blower powers new Pentagon/Google robot

by EDUARDO BURRO December 16, 2013 El Now
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(PNS reporting from GUANAJUATO, MX) State-of-the-art leaf blower technology developed in Mexico’s Silicon Barrio is at the heart the Pentagon’s latest robot warrior, PNS has learned. The PopoPotencia leaf blower engine powers the WildCat, a Boston Dynamics combat robot (video) built for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).

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Spanish-speaking ‘holobot’ greets you at Long Beach Airport (video)

by GUILLERMO ROBINSON December 14, 2012 Doomsday Countdown
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Apocalyptic manifestations are occurring at accelerating rates and spreading all across the country as we approach The End of the World as We Know it on December 21. [SYNCHRONIZE YOUR DEVICES WITH POCHO’S MAYAN APOCALYPSE DOOMSDAY COUNTDOWN CLOCK IN THE RIGHT COLUMN.] Close to our headquarters in Rancho Pocho, CA, municipal officials just installed a […]

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Things were simpler then: Convenience food ad from the 50s (video)

by JEFE BOYARDEE October 16, 2012 Cartoons
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Things were simpler then, when you didn’t have to worry about stuff like cholesterol and vegetables and carbs and gluten — the good old 1950s when a foil-wrapped TV Dinner meant a party for your mouth — a mouth party in vivid black and white! It was the Age of Tang for Pete’s sake! How […]

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Burrito robot[✓] Taco copter[✓] Next: Margaritas by Siri (video)

by JAI TEX September 10, 2012 Cultura
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The kids are all right with their burrito-making bots and taco-delivering copters. All we need now is a way for Siri to phone in a margarita on the way home from work. ¡Mira!

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Pocho Ocho suggested names for new Nogales MIGRA robot

by Especial Correspondents August 15, 2012 Doomsday Countdown
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He’s artificially intelligent, muy guapo with dark hair and blue eyes, plus he speaks and understands Spanish and English. He also has a new, high-profile job with Tio Sam’s U.S. Customs and Border Protection Service interviewing people crossing into Los United Estates at Nogales, AZ (photo, above.) What’s he missing aside from a body and […]

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Kinky: In ‘Despues Del After’ a robot does the Chinese dougie (video)

by IDORU ZINGA July 25, 2012 Cultura
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Monterrey technorock superstars Kinky and an illuminated robot amigo shot this new video in Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong. (Despues Del After = After the After.) And we love this older (possibly NSFW: side boobs) English-language Kinky production with an eight-bit video game look, the band’s tribute to Those Girls:

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Mayan Apocalypse 2012: Meet the word’s first burrito-making robot

by Jefe Boyardee June 13, 2012 Cultura
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Yes, we know the TacoCopter, the food-delivering unmanned aerial vehicle, was a gosh darn internet hoax, but this new Burritob0t with a web page and tech specs and photos filled with truthiness is the real thing. We swear! TechCrunch reports: So this guy at NYU made something special. Are you listening? Put down your phone. Listen. […]

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Sabado Pochonte Video: The Robot vs. The Aztec Mummy (en Inglés)

by Comic Saenz January 7, 2012 Cultura
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The Robot vs. The Aztec Mummy (La Momia Azteca Contro El Robot Humano): The walking Aztec mummy Popoca has returned, and this time he is pitted against a mad scientist and his creation, the Human Robot, a cyborg with a mechanical body, steel claws and a human head! Enjoy one hour of cheesy Mexican horror […]

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