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Spotted and photographed in the wild by Guatemalan-American Facebook friend Carolina E. Barillas, so don’t know if they are discontinued, on sale, or destined to be ON EVERY CORNER.

In the Bed, Bath online store, they come with gummy worm straws and “chopsticks” (!) for $23.99:

We are like, “OK, sure but hold the worms.”

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Tacos y Trifecta’s horse and food lover Jose Contreras notes that tacos are only $1.65 at Tacos El Gavilan in Rialto, but the carne asada is tasteless and dry. On the other hand, there’s agua de pina and killer red salsa!

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A Guide To Understanding The
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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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Check out these yummy looking tacos de atun (tuna) prepared in the style of Baja fish tacos — i.e, deep fried, but with pico de gallo instead of cabbage and (no comment) flour tortillas. [This recipe video was made for the EL ROSAL masa harina people, in Tijuana.]

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“You’re just too good to be true,” sings Frankie Valli. “I can’t take my eyes off of you.” And love is love, in the City of Colima, in the State of Colima, at Tacos El Tigre and their delicious tacos adobada. It’s obvious videographers Atempo Fotographia are in love with these tacos, and why not? Rigoberto y Leo Manzo’s family has been running Tacos El Tigre for 40 years.

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Taqueria El Tio two-for-the-price-of-one carnitas tacos = 7.4 (video)

by Barney Asada August 28, 2017 El Now
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Not worth a schlep from out of town, but if you’re hungry and situated between the Los Alamitos and Santa Anita race tracks, Taqueria El Tio in Bellflower is a solid 7.4, especially on two-for-the-price of-one carnitas tacos Thursday. [Horse and taco lover Jose Contreras reports for Tacos and Trifectas.  He’s @losponies on the Twitter.]

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La Cucaracha: Shark week seems a bit different this year (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz August 21, 2017 Cartoons
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Are these the best places to eat tacos in Mexico City? (video)

by Barney Asada August 17, 2017 Cultura
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Where are the best tacos in Ciudad be Mexico? This video for Unknown Mexican Magazine thinks they know. Are the right?

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Lady Elote lifts her lamp: Send me your hungry, your poor (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz August 15, 2017 Cartoons
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We will not be denied our rights to elotes! Immigrant street vendors are among the most cherished people in our communities. They bring two things we can’t do without: food and culture. [Hey, pochos: This design is available on t-shirts, too! Women’s in baby blue and men’s in black on sale now. Wear this shirt […]

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Tres de Asada at Taqueria La Mexicana in Long Beach (video)

by Barney Asada August 15, 2017 Cultura
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Jose Contreras of Tacos and Trifectas (he likes “the ponies”) stops by Taqueria La Mexicana at 4th and Coronado, Long Beach, Califas, and picks up tres de asada. Spoiler: He likes ’em, he really really really likes ’em! PREVIOUSLY ON TACOS AND TRIFECTAS:

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La Cucaracha: Taco Cart Guy vs Bigfoot and El Chupacabra (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz August 14, 2017 Cartoons
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POCHO History 101: Lalo Guerrero’s ‘Ballad of Pancho Lopez’ (video)

by Soy Capitan August 10, 2017 Audio
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A true life story from the Mexican Revolution and a mojado’s migration from Chihuahua to Califas come alive as our Chicano musical hero Lalo Guerrero shares The Ballad of Pancho Lopez.

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La Cucaracha: Do NOT mess with The Taco Cart Guy (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz August 9, 2017 Cartoons
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Pasadena’s El Taquito Mexicano taco truck: Food and community (video)

by Barney Asada August 1, 2017 Cultura
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Video creator Kyle Scobie loves the El Taquito Mexicano taco truck that’s been parking on Lake Avenue in Pasadena for years. And Scobie is not the only one!

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La Cucaracha’s Taco Cart Guy in ‘Fun with Gentrification’ (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz July 31, 2017 Cartoons
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Fast-talking narrator makes tacos de pollo rapido (video)

by Barney Asada July 26, 2017 Cultura
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Chicken tacos are deliciosa comida rapida y facil de hacer en casa, says Gorka Barredo, the fastest-talking Castillian Spanish narrator ever.

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Campout cooking: Korean carnitas tacos con kimchi (video)

by Barney Asada July 24, 2017 Cultura
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Looks legit — Korean-style carnitas tacos con kimchi. All I ever got on camping trips was mosquito bites and poison ivy.

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Make ‘pineapple and pork’ tacos the New Zealand way (video)

by Barney Asada July 20, 2017 Cultura
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Mexican-style food products maker Tio Pablo, in New Zealand, shows us how to make “pork and pineapple tacos” using their Mayan Gold chile powder and mango salsa picante. PRO TIP: “Coriander” = cilantro.

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And that’s how they make tacos in Tijuana, Baja California (video)

by Chale Knickerbocker July 12, 2017 Cultura
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If this short video featuring the preparation of tortillas and tacos in TJ doesn’t make you hungry, ask your doctor if having Don Jr. jerk your email chain is right for you.

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Preparing tacos de lengua: First, get yourself some veal tongue… (video)

by Barney Asada July 11, 2017 Cultura
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Preparing tacos de lengua (veal tongue) is easy if you have hundreds of dollars of state-of-the-art cooking equipment from Sammic. Still, it’s weird to look at and be sure you peel off the icky “outer membrane”. Also, we notice a distinct lack of chiles, cilantro and lime. And what is up with those mini tortillas?

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Israeli app helps you choose: Sketchy tacos, pad Thai, or pizza? (video)

by Barney Asada July 7, 2017 Cultura
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The Israeli smartphone app 10BIS (Give Me a Bite תן ביס) makes it easy to order food and pay online. Do you want the sketchy Bollywood gold chain tacos, pad Thai, or pizza? ¡Orale, guey!

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