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Tacos y Trifecta‘s official horse and taco lover Jose Contreras stops by one of the famous King Taco restaurants and says the carne asada is a solid 8.4. And the red salsa? Aiyee!

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Sing along with the music that celebrates the ordinary working people who keep this country — and the world — in business: Look for the Union Label, Workin’ in a Coal Mine, This Land Is Your Land, and a stunning Leonard Cohen version of Solidarity Forever. [Mas…]

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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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Jose Contreras — the horse racing fan and So Cal taco lover known as Tacos and Trifectas — stops by the Tacos Leo truck, parked at the carwash at Temple Street and Glendale Boulevard. He rates it at 9.4 out of 10. Contreras is @losponies on the Twitter.

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Mangos cut into flowers and served with lime and Tajin. How do they do that?

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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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Jamaican jerk-seasoned elotes will make you say ‘BRUH!’ (video)

by Barney Asada July 29, 2017 Cultura
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YouTuber BrownBelle prepares yummy-looking grilled “Mexican street corn” — aka ELOTES — spiced up with Jamaican jerk seasoning and her own chimichurri. We like the way she braids the corn husks as handles for the cornsicles. And the way she says “BRUH!” Click here for the jerk recipe. BrownBelle is on the Feisbuk tambien.

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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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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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Argentina’s Fernando Livschitz has a new ‘Perspective’ (video)

by CGI JOE July 11, 2017 Cultura
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Argentine film magician Fernando Livschitz reports that “one day I woke up and I saw everything in perspective.” PREVIOUSLY ON FERNANDO LIVSCHITZ:

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ZZ Top fan ZZ Tom recreates, eats LP cover Mexican dinner (video)

by BARNEY ASADA Y QUESO QUESEM June 19, 2017 Cultura
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Greatest LP food photo of all time? The Mexican food porn from ZZ Top’s 1973 Tres Hombres album. Austin chef Thomas ZZ Tom Micklethwait recreated this dinner for the cameras and then ate it. Online commenter KublaConn added these deets:

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Dance your space suits off: ‘Pachanga en la Luna’ (video)

by Soy Capitan June 19, 2017 Cartoons
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We like the cover art even more than the tune: It’s Los Autenticos, dancing their Moon landing spacesuits off in Pachanga en la Luna.

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How to make ‘Mexican Chicken’ (Welsh recipe video)

by Barney Asada June 9, 2017 Cultura
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As we consider the ramifications of the United Kingdom’s election yesterday, let us not lose sight of the fact that the U.K. is comprised of three separate entities — England, Scotland, and Wales. In Wales, they speak and write Welsh, with all those long words and weird consonants, and also make taco casseroles.

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Can this burrito get to Super Burrito in Rockaway Beach? (video)

by Barney Asada May 16, 2017 Cultura
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As near as we can tell from this minute-long video, Super Burrito is coming soon to Rockaway Beach, Queens, on the south shore of Lon Gisland. Rockaway Beach? That’s where the Ramones used to party:

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So you want to turn avocados into guacamole? Watch this video!

by EresNerd May 10, 2017 Cultura
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Hey kids! Here’s a video about how to make guacamole, with your host and chef Tio Choko.

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POCHO Personals M4F: Single Mexican male available now (video)

by Especial Correspondents April 26, 2017 Cultura
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Hey, girl! Here is your chance to hook up with an available Mexican male. Robert is drinking a beer and is a knight in shining armor who stands by his woman. He’s a good listener, too.

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This is a how-to-make-tacos video from Chile. Huh?

by Barney Asada April 4, 2017 Cultura
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The folks from Chile’s Mundos Jumbo want you to make tacos this way, with a can of their Mexican style red beans, lettuce, ground meat, tomatoes, purple cebolla, salt and pepper, but no lime, no cilantro, no spices, and no chiles. Ya think?

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Half-minute video: How to roll a burrito

by Barney Asada March 31, 2017 Cultura
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How to Roll a Burrito by Adam Blufarb cleverly demonstrates how to prepare and roll a burrito in just a few simple steps.

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Fake News Video: One Pot Cooking for Men: ‘Rosarito Beach Tacos’

by Barney Asada March 15, 2017 Cultura
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FAKE NEWS! We don’t think this is how they make tacos in Baja’s Rosarito Beach. And while there may be just one pot in the headline, there is also a pan in the video. ALTERNATIVE FACTS? We also notice a distinct lack of Salsa Cebolla Cilantro. Ground turkey? K what? And where did the beans […]

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We’ve got your basic 2-hour-long mariachi music video right here

by Soy Capitan February 24, 2017 Audio
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Why, we asked ourselves, would these RelaxMusic people upload scores of allegedly ethnic or national background music videos to YouTube? If people play them as background audio, they will not be looking at — and clicking on — ads, so the uploaders will not make money. Is it a public service? Some kind alternative facts […]

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Fat foodaholic gabacho drinks Corona and makes corn tortillas (video)

by Barney Asada February 20, 2017 Cultura
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Chris Donovan of FatFoodaolics shows us How to Make Corn Tortillas the Wrong Way. Huh? He explains: Tortillas! One of my favorite foods on the planet. Nothing better then a Taco or Burrito smothered with cheese, sour cream, pico de gallo, etc. One thing, I can never replicate what I get in a good Mexican […]

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How-to Recipe Video: Korean pork belly bulgogi tacos with peanuts

by Barney Asada February 16, 2017 Cultura
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Gabiekook shows us how to make Korean pork belly bulgogi tacos with peanuts. But first you need to answer her question: [[우리집에왜왔니?]] 국가비의 코리안 타코편 (Why did you come to my house?) Aside from the religious issues we have regarding wheat vs corn tortillas, the marinade and saucing stuff look muy rico! Oh, and nice […]

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