In case you missed it, LA and its surroundings got their undies in a bunch this week after the New York Times published a Hungry City column declaring that NYC could go "mano a mano" with the City of Angels when it comes to tacos.
One of the greatest stories I ever worked on involved neo-Nazis and burritos
California expats find themselves a clubhouse in NYC
Our favorite columnist takes to the stage
Every summer, Coney Island gets taken over for a Saturday by a mass of incredible music, and the mass of fans who hop on the F or the Q to get to one of the furthest edges of Brooklyn to hear them. The best part? It's free, and it's ours: The Siren Fest is here again. This year's headliner? Mod-r ... More >>
Some hot hate from a fellow brownskin
Regional slurs can be so tasty!
An anguished Dad wonders
No one is catered to overseas like the Yanks
The Know-Nothings have been holding out on the Mexican
Throw off your chains, gabacho workers!
There's something about a hemispheric love connection
The Mexican responds to a crisis of faith
Last week, Village Voice writer Gustavo Arellano, who writes our 'Ask a Mexican!' weekly column from our sister paper, OC Weekly, announced that he'd had "enough with Lou Dobbs" and it was time CNN's anti-Mexican pendejo took a hike. Well, look who was listening! Tonight, Dobbs shocked ever ... More >>
Time for Lou to say, adiós!
The Mexican deals with an accident victim
A Heritage of Lameness
Questions from the Great White North
Mexican parents apply full-court pressure
But don't spare the eyebrow plucking
Questions from our readers in Space City, U.S.A.
The Deutsche Bank fire is Mayor Bloomberg's "defining debacle," says Wayne Barrett, "a failure of leadership, accountability, and transparency, revealed in one law enforcement report or news story after another." But with the help of a complaisant press, the Mayor's getting off the hook. Asked why ... More >>
Missed connections and racist rants
Stop sending Mexico your worst, USA
Maybe you've heard of "snowflake babies" but never really known what they were. They're not really babies -- just frozen embryos about the size of a comma. But because they can be implanted in women and gestated into children, conservative Christians say the frosted 'flakes are people. And they're r ... More >>
Hands off the wife, you scoundrel
An East Coast Chicano suffers
Piracy is heavy on bothsides of the border
Name this flu after a real swine!
Watering the grass becomes an immigration issue
We all love our rough cops
And a pat on the back for college mojaditos
Naturally, Know-Nothings consider Arizona'sArpaio a hero
So how is Watchmen, you ask? "Although the ending has been somewhat modified from the novel's, let it be said that Watchmen doesn't lack for self-confidence or even entertainment value." But... well, let J. Hoberman tell it. Brooklyn Republican state senator Marty Golden "represents the flip sid ... More >>
More definitions, and credit given to Matt Groening for his Mexican love
What part of 'illegal' don't you understand?
Don't like Mexican drug cartels? Stop smoking their shit!
Ask a real live Mexican
Legal or illegal: Either way the IRS wins