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Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on FIFA Ballon D’Or List

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November 03, 2014 

Cristiano Ronaldo and four-time winner Lionel Messi are among the 23 players that made FIFA’s list of contenders for the Ballon D’Or. FIFA Football Committee and a French magazine, France Football, compiled the list of contenders. Messi has won the award four straight years from 2009-2012, while Ronaldo won it in 2008 and 2013. The….

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Celebrating Día De Los Muertos

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November 01, 2014 

With Halloween over, now its time to celebrate Día de Los Muertos. For those that do not know, Día de Los Muertos is a Mexican celebration that dates back to the Aztec festival dedicated to the goddess Mictecacihuatl. Not to be confused with Halloween, Día de Los Muertos is not a day you dress up….

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Our Most Feared Latino Monster Of All Time Is…

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October 31, 2014 

Our final Latino monster is probably the most feared by practically all Latino kids. This monster is mostly found in Mexican homes but can also be found throughout Latin America. Compared to the other monsters we have talked about, this monster makes them all look like made up fairy tales. You may be asking what….

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What Is Halloween: The History of Halloween

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October 31, 2014 

The origins of Halloween evolved from the ancient Celtic holiday of Samhain. The Celt farmers used the day to mark the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter, and also believed that this transition between the seasons was a bridge to the world of the dead. Over the millennia the Halloween has….

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The Legend of Guanajuato’s Mummies

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October 30, 2014 

This Mexican animated movie will premier on October 31 in more than 600 movie theaters in Mexico. Las Momias de Guanajuato are one of the main attractions of the city of Guanajuato. The leyend has it that a great plague hit the city of Guanajuato in 1833. In order to prevent the plague from spreading,….

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Jose Canseco Injured In Shooting Accident

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October 29, 2014 

Baseball legend Jose Canseco seriously injured his left hand when he accidentally shot himself while cleaning his gun. Apparently, Jose was doing some firearm maintenance in the kitchen, like you do, and didn’t follow the first rule of gun safety: make sure the gun isn’t loaded. Canseco had emergency surgery to save his finger but….

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Justin Bieber Imitating Canelo Alvarez?

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October 29, 2014 

Looks like Justin Bieber is either trying to imitate the Mexican boxer Canelo Alvarez or he wants to be a Mexican. In his recent boxing video that he posted on Instagram you can see him trying to box in the Mexican flag boxing shorts. We all know that Bieber is part of The Money Team….

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Sonia Sotomayor Says “Never Dance With A Cuban”

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October 28, 2014 

I want to start off by saying that I have a tremendous amount of respect for Sonia Sotomayor. She is a wise and kind judge that’s made the Supreme Court better with her presence. As the first Latina on the court, she is a true trailblazer. I’ve heard her speak and she’s truly inspiring. But….

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Shakira to Release Baby Toys With Fisher-Price

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October 28, 2014 

Shakira has teamed up with Mattel and is co-developing six toy products, including a bouncer that plays music, alphabet blocks and a musical soccer ball. Looks like the soccer ball is in honor of his boyfriend Gerard Pique who plays for FC Barcelona. All the proceeds will benefit her Barefoot Foundation, which provides education and….

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Immigrants Flock to See Statue of Beloved Saint

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October 27, 2014 

Immigrants are flocking to churches in Southern California to see a wooden statue and relics of Santo Toribio Romo Gonzalez, a saint cherished by border-crossers who make the perilous journey to the United States. The 4 foot tall statue of Santo Toribio Romo Gonzalez was flown in from the Mexican state of Jalisco, and making….

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