Tag: Latin America

Ricky Martin Plays At The Central American And Caribbean Games

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November 22, 2014 

The Puerto Rican singer, Ricky Martin performed at the opening XXII Central American and Caribbean games, in Veracruz Mexico. Martin, who is in the midst of a national concert tour of Mexico, was able to be part of the opening ceremonies and played several of his hits including his new single “adios”. The Central American….

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Mexican Clowns Attempt New Laughing Record

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November 17, 2014 

It seems that Latinos love to break records or at least try. This time around more then 500 clowns from Latin America gathered in Mexico City to attempt to laugh non-stop for 15 minutes. Unfortunately they fell short in breaking the record.

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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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The Most Feared Monsters In Latin America: El Vampiro de Moca

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October 24, 2014 

Most of us have heard of the next legendary monster known as El Chupacabra. This phenomenon dates back to the 1970’s with the Puerto Rican legend of El Vampiro de Moca, a livestock-killing vampire in the small town of Moca. Reports of several dead animals with puncture wounds in their necks started to fill the….

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The Most Feared Monsters In Latin America: El Silbón

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October 17, 2014 

El Silbón is a monster found in Colombia and Venezuela. According to legend, El Silbón is the ghost of a young man who killed his father stripping his guts for having killed his wife. Like all legends there are several variations. Those that have seen El Silbón say he sits on a tree trunk picking….

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Aislinn Derbez, The New Image For Calvin Klein

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October 07, 2014 

The Mexican actress and model Aislinn Derbez and Luis Ernesto Franco are part of Calvin Klein’s first campaign in Mexico. Aislinn is the daughter of the Mexican comedian Eugenio Derbez, she posed for the photographer Gonzale Morales, who captured the iconic style of the brand with black and white photos where Aislinn looks natural, wearing….

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Shakira Computer Virus Hits The Internet

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September 10, 2014 

The latest phishing scam that is hitting the Internet involves Shakira. A fake news link from “El Universal” with exclusive images from a car accident Shakira died in is actually a click to a computer virus. So for all those Shakira fans out there don’t be tempted to click on it. Shakira is still alive!

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House Of Horrors In Mexico

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August 31, 2014 

The Mexican military and federal police raided La Gran Familia, a group home serving poor children, most of which have been abandoned or homeless. Police found about 458 children living in vermin-infested conditions. The children were also forced to beg for money on the streets, eat unsanitary food and sleep on hard floors crawling with….

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Houston Bans Children In Country Illegally

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July 21, 2014 

The problem of immigrant children keeps growing, a Houston suburb decided to ban children who enter illegally into the United States. After federal officials looked into Houston suburb’s to tried to find a place to house the immigrant children caught crossing the border, the City council voted 6-2 to adopt the resolution that refuses any….

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¡Que Viva Argentina! Germany vs Argentina In the World Cup Finals

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July 09, 2014 

Latin America is just 90 minutes away from winning the World Cup. The battle of Messi vs Robben turned out to be the battle of the goalies and who can make penalty shots. On a cold rainy night in Belo Horizonte, Argentina and the Netherlands battled with very few chances to score. The only really….

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