VIDEO: ¡Ask a Mexican! on Why Mexicans Should Give Cinco de Mayo to the Americans

Maybe if all May 5ths were like this...
Maybe if all May 5ths were like this...
Photo by Christopher Victorio

Today, millions of gabachos and Mexicans alike will celebrate Cinco de Mayo in grand borracho fashion. I have written in the past about why I think May 5 is a bullshit Mexican holiday. But, hey: if people want to celebrate a bullshit holiday, Chicano yaktivists should just give it to the ultimate bullshitters when it comes to Mexican culture: gabachos!

This marks the return of my weekly ¡Ask a Mexican! video columns, which I used to do in 2008 and stopped for reasons you'll find out in the video. Enjoy!

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