Tag: Peru

Peru Bans Eating Pussy Cats

October 18, 2013 

I’ll start by saying this: I understand pride in honoring your past. Also, I’m in no real position to judge another culture for doing something “strange” – I’m from a country that puts makeup on five-year-old girls and parades them around in front of southerners. I’m from a culture that has deified the cat, and,….


Mariachi, Others Named To UNESCO’s List Of Intangible Cultural Patrimony

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November 28, 2011 

UNESCO has placed Mariachi music into their list of intangible cultural patrimony, as well as Colombia’s traditional knowledge of the jaguar shamans of Yuruparí, and Peru’s Pilgrimage to the sanctuary of the Lord of Qoyllurit’i.


Tu Vez Blast-From-The-Past Truck: The World Impact of Luch Libre

November 16, 2011 

Marty McFly and Doc Brown had the Delorean to go travel through time; We have the Tu Vez Blast-From-The-Past Truck. Every week, we’ll hop in our time traveling machine, gun it to 88 MPH, and go back in time to bring you the best from the good ol’ days. Will it be a clip from an old telenovela? An old school music video? Stick around and find out!


This Latin Life: Crime Mimes, Don Gato, And Penis Enlargement

October 14, 2011 

Welcome to “This Latin Life,” a recurring feature in which we bring you the news from south of the border in quick, funny nugget form. Mmm, nuggets…


Mother’s Milk: Top 5 Latino Liquors

August 15, 2011 

Last week we gave you a tour of Latin American beers. No list can be comprehensive, especially since we Latinos love us some beer. But sometimes, you want more kick than a brew can give you. Luckily, we Latinos have created a bevy of liquor options for your imbibing pleasure. These liquors are great on….