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Laiter vs. Encendedor

October 13, 2012
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Today’s Spanglish word of the day is laiter. It’s crazy to think how many people continue to smoke cigarettes even after they see all those crazy cancer images on the boxes.  What’s even crazier is that even after they try to bum a cigarette off of you and you tell them you don’t smoke, they…

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President Barack Obama Spanish Ad

October 11, 2012
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I don’t care where you come from, what you believe, and whether or not you’re in favor of pro-immigration policies. The fact of the matter is that our President did something with the following message that no other president or presidential candidate has done. He…

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Taco Bell Carne Asada Commercial

October 8, 2012
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There is no way I can have a blog about Spanglish and not have the famous Taco Bell carne asada commercial with the two lions trying to roll the sexy double “r” sound. This commercial killed it with reviews when it came out during the…

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Chevrolet Spanglish Troca Commercial

October 6, 2012
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I was minding my own business running on the treadmill when this Chevy commercial totally happened in front of me on the gym’s TV hanging on the wall. I could not believe it. You know somewhere in Chevy’s marketing headquarters, some paisa was like, “Cabrones,…

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Candi vs. Dulce

August 1, 2011
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Today’s Spanglish word of the day is candi. We all know that kids love candies and sweets. Nothing spells out Pocho more than a Mexican immigrant kid who speaks very little English but is screaming out for his “candi” on Halloween. Which as a side…

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Troca vs. Camioneta

July 28, 2011
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Today’s Spanglish word of the day is troca. During those ridiculous hot summer days, there is nothing I love more than riding in the back of a troca and letting the breeze cool off my Latino Heat. I don’t own a Spanglish dictionary, but I’m…

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Bloque vs. Cuadra

July 24, 2011
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Today’s Spanglish word of the day is bloque. For the most part, I think we are all victims of the Spanglish word “bloque”. Wherever you go, people are always guiding and giving directions of where to go and how many “bloques” to take. Seriously though,…

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Barberchop vs. Peluquería

July 16, 2011
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Today’s Spanglish word of the day is barberchop. Today’s Spanglish word of the day is a fun one to say. Bar-ber-chop…makes me smile. I think somewhere out there was a prankster that made this word up in order to satisfy his thirst to hurt people.…

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Corna vs. Esquina

July 12, 2011
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Today’s Spanglish word of the day is corna. Don’t let its spelling and pronunciation fool ya. At first, this may sound like a word a rapper or person from the south would say, but it is alive and well in the Spanglish speaking community. If…

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