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POCHO’s Lalo Alcaraz and Al Madrigal debut on Latino USA (audio)

by BUSTER BOWLES September 27, 2013 Audio
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It’s POCHO Jefe-in-Chief Lalo Alcaraz and POCHO Migrant Editor Al Madrigal — on the public radio’s Latino USA. Uh oh — they’re talking about Sen. Ted Cruz.

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Don’t ask, don’t yell: Al Madrigal gets gay married (video)

by JERRY MAYA June 27, 2013 El Now
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We were as surprised as Mrs. Madrigal, but here it is on TV, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart but really John Oliver. Al Madrigal got gay married — after all, it’s the law! [Disclosure: For probation purposes, Madrigal is POCHO’s Migrant Editor.]

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Al Madrigal and ex-MSNBC Dylan Ratigan: Cable news blues (video)

by Comic Saenz May 23, 2013 Cultura
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What in the hell is wrong with angry young cable news guy Dylan Ratigan, who quit fame and fortune at MSNBC to become a hydroponic farmer who employs veterans? The Daily Show’s Al Madrigal goes to farmville to find out. [Disclosure: Madrigal is also POCHO’s Migrant Editor.]

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The Daily Show unmasks ‘The Real Cinco de Mayo’ (video)

by GAUCHO MARQUEZ May 8, 2013 El Now
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Jessica Williams goes to Dallas, Tejas, so she can report on the real Cinco de Mayo for Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show.

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Al Madrigal schools Jon Stewart on the George W. Bush Library (video)

by Comic Saenz April 26, 2013 El Now
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The Daily Show’s Senior Latino Correspondent Al Madrigal reports that the new George W. Bush Presidential Library lets you see if you are a better “decider” than the former president. [Disclosure: Al Madrigal is also POCHO’s Migrant Editor.]

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Al Madrigal: Aliens vs Senators – The Path to Presidentship (video)

by Comic Saenz April 17, 2013 El Now
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The Daily Show’s Senior Latino Correspondent Al Madrigal explains to Jon Stewart the tough but fair conditions Latinos will impose on Republicans hoping to one day win back the White House. [Disclosure: Al Madrigal is also POCHO’s Migrant Editor.]

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Al Madrigal: Gun silencer laws are killing America’s hearing (video)

by Comic Saenz March 26, 2013 El Now
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On assignment to explore the dangers of gun ownership in America for The Daily Show, Senior Latino Correspondent Al Madrigal learns how the regulations on gun silencers are ruining America’s hearing. [Disclosure: Madrigal also serves, albeit reluctantly, as POCHO’s Migrant Editor.]

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Should Puerto Rico become our 51st state? Al Madrigal reports (video)

by THOR ICUA March 7, 2013 El Now
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The Daily Show’s Senior Latino Correspondent Al Madrigal goes to Washington, D.C. to meet with demonstrators who want Puerto Rico to become America’s 51st state. [Disclaimer: Al is POCHO’s Migrant Editor.]

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Al Madrigal dives into the Tea Party’s manatee manifesto (video)

by DOLL FINN February 22, 2013 El Now
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President Bronco Bama might have been reelected, but that doesn’t mean the Tea Party is ready to give up. In Florida, they’re trying to keep the Socialist UN-Occupied Federal Government out of their water sports, insisting on their Constitutional Right to Ride Manatees. The Daily Show’s Al Madrigal dives deep into the depths of Florida […]

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Ñewsweek: LOST GOV Jan Brewja, boobs, San Diego billboard

by Comic Saenz December 9, 2012 El Now
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When Jan Brewja, governor of the Hate State of Arizona (photo,right), officially announced her absence from the jurisdiction, concerned Americans began a desperate search for LOST GOV, posting flyers on telephone polls and all over the Internets. Her mysterious disappearance almost overshadowed the shocking revelation of Iowa’s Brian Peterson, who finally had to come to […]

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Al Madrigal uncovers the plot to hook senior citizens on weed (video)

by CHICHI CHONG December 6, 2012 El Now
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The Daily Show’s Al Madrigal goes to Florida to clear the smoke away from the plot to hook our Senior Citizens on the Devil’s Weed. Here is his report for Jon Stewart. RELATED: Connecticut legalizes Medical Menudo What’s smoking in Colorado? Al Madrigal reports (video) [Disclosure: Al Madrigal is also POCHO’s Migrant Editor]

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Al Madrigal goes to Arizona to understand legislative gridlock (video)

by Comic Saenz November 16, 2012 El Now
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The Daily Show’s Senior Latino Correspondent Al Madrigal goes to Arizona to understand how a streamlined legislative process can benefit the country. DISCLOSURE: Madrigal is also POCHO’s Migrant Editor.

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What’s smoking in Colorado? Al Madrigal reports (video)

by EL BONGO November 9, 2012 El Now
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The Daily Show’s Senior Latino Correspondent (and POCHO Migrant Editor) Al Madrigal tells Jon Stewart all about Colorado’s marijuana legalization referendum despite never having smoked pot himself.

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Al Madrigal in downtown Manhattan for The Daily Show (video)

by NEWTON MENO November 1, 2012 El Now
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The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c Hurricane Sandy’s Aftermath www.thedailyshow.com Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor & Satire Blog The Daily Show on Facebook POCHO Migrant Editor (and Daily Show Senior Latino Correspondent) Al Madrigal reports on the situation in lower Manhattan after Sandy.

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Al Madrigal, Jessica Williams to Jon Stewart: Minorities = lucky (video)

by Comic Saenz September 19, 2012 El Now
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The Daily Show with Jon StewartGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook Mitt Romney wishes he were a Latino because it would bring him advantages he didn’t have as a rich white kid from the suburbs. On The Daily Show, POCHO Migrant Editor Al Madrigal and his minority […]

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Al Madrigal tells Jon Stewart why Republicans love Paul Ryan (video)

by Comic Saenz August 14, 2012 El Now
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The Daily Show with Jon StewartGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook Al Madrigal (POCHO Migrant Editor and The Daily Show’s Senior Latino Correspondent) tells Jon Stewart why Republicans love GOP nominee wannabe Mitt Romey’ choice for running mate — Paul Ryan. RELATED: Al and Jon get to […]

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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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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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Al Madrigal to Jon Stewart: Mexicans lack ‘culture of success’ (video)

by Andalé Mono August 1, 2012 El Now
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POCHO Migrant Editor Al Madrigal reports on GOP nominee wannabe Mitt Romney’s trip to the Middle East and schools The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart on how Israel and America have God on their sides and how Mexico and the Palestinians don’t.

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How Obama’s DREAM Act end run is ruining our democracy (video)

by Lucida Grandé June 21, 2012 El Now
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The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart goes to the tape to expose the shocking Obama plan to stop the deportation of innocent DREAMERs. It’s an Affront to Democracy, the Action of a Dictator and a Threat to Our American Way of Life.

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PochoCast #5: Alcaraz y Madrigal on face-chewing and boobs (NSFW)

by EDUARDO BURRO June 11, 2012 Audio
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POCHO primos Jefe-in-Chief Lalo Alcaraz and Migrant Editor Al Madrigal chop, channel and lower the ñews: Miami munchies and Canadian cannibals Salma Hayek’s boob optimization POCHO web traffic Wisconsin recall Organized labor Lalo’s copyright trouble on Facebook These kids today — Produced by Jefe de Creative Marcelo Ziperovich. (NSFW language.)

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Where is the youth enthusiasm for Obama 2012? (Daily Show video)

by Andalé Mono May 8, 2012 El Now
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These darn kids today with their hoodies and Google Goggles and personal jetpacks — are they as excited about this year’s presidential election as they were in 2008? The Daily Show’s Senior Latino Correspondent Al Madrigal went to Virginia Commonwealth University to investigate.

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PochoCast #3: Alcaraz and Madrigal on tacos and art and identity

by SOLO MIO April 12, 2012 Audio
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POCHO Jefe-in-Chief  Lalo Alcaraz gets Migrant Editor Al Madrigal on Skype to talk about the art and death of Thomas Kinkade and the Pew Hispanic identity survey (Latino? Hispanic? Mexican?) ¡Ask A Mexican! Gustavo Arellano phones in to discuss his delicious new book Taco USA and producer Marcelo Ziperovich wonders if he’s a “white Hispanic” like […]

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Ñewsweek: Tucson school board’s exercise in ignorance and hate

by MIGUEL GUALES April 8, 2012 El Now
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POCHO Migrant Editor Al Madrigal (he commutes coast-to-coast so he can work nights as Senior Latino Correspondent for The Daily Show) went to Tucson AZ to find out why students there aren’t allowed to take classes in Mexican-American history. Cameras running, Al interviewed a school board official who was apparently high on ignorance, stupidity and hate. […]

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