[¡Ask a Mexican!] And why do Mexicans make their kids perform at family parties?
The storied L.A. venue announced today that it will officially close in September following a special grand finale concert honoring its history. The full press release is available below...
Contrary to a lot of what we write about our little county, there are times when people in OC are actually funny on purpose. Not typically thought of as a stronghold for stand-up comedy, you'd be surprised at the gloriously irreverent, local and nationally touring comedians that line up to have thei ... More >>
Some might say that Sebastian Maniscalco was given his break on the Wild West Comedy Show, but in reality, he's been in this game bringing the laughs for a while. From stand-up on George Lopez to corresponding for Jay Leno and a Comedy Central special, you could say Sebastian has staying power, s ... More >>
[Locals Only] Clothing store Moonlight Graham transitions to becoming a record label, thanks to an unlikely connection with X's singer
Back in "high" school. Before she was America's sweetheart, was Cameron Diaz LBC's pothead? On Wednesday's Lopez Tonight, Diaz admitted that during her days at Long Beach Polytechnic High School, she's "pretty sure" she bought marijuana from none other than Snoop Dogg, a classmate of hers in t ... More >>
[¡Ask a Mexican!] Happy Independence Day to America's favorite country!
[Mental Notes] . . .Top our list of Reasons We Love the Internet
On Monday, Weezer dropped the news that Jorge Garcia, more recently known Lost's Hurley, was on the cover of their eighth album. Is it weird to have my boyfriend's face on the cover of Weezer's new album titled Hurley? Yes. Is it also awesome? Yes. "I'm excited to know that t ... More >>
[¡Ask a Mexican!] You might not be a pinche racist if . . .
[¡Ask a Mexican!] The Mexican revokes George Lopez's 'Latino Seal of Approval'
Kudos to the former CHiPs actor--who I had a huuuuuuuuuuge crush on growing up. He's seemingly given up on starring in infomercials shilling dodgy swampland and is now the costar (along with Tony Stewart and Carrot Top) of the latest Burger King ad, where he plays on his reputation for having an ... More >>
Dear Mark Sanchez:As a proud UCLA Bruin, I know I'm not to say this, but congrats on an amazing Rose Bowl. Your passes ripped through the Penn State defense like your ethnic cousins continue to do across the United States-Mexico border. Which leads me to the point of this post:Stay in school for Mex ... More >>
Joe Rogan is not the comedian to mess with
"Does the bean dare call the beaner brown?"
More entertaining than the actual movie!
If there's one thing the Anti-Immigrant All-Stars are good at, it's at spinning wild, wacky conspiracies about Mexicans. The latest going around, as I reported last week, was a supposed Mexican shit epidemic plaguing the streets of Dana Point. As the article points out, none of the day laborers inte ... More >>
'If you fight one bean, you fight the whole burrito!'
Nigger Wetback Chink: Slurs with a point
April 19 - April 25
Goddamn it, for the first time ever in this Tick-Talker's weak Weekly memory, a press release rolls in about Edward James Olmos--on the day that the Day Laborer of Print and Radio Journalism, Gustavo Arellano, is off to New Yawk for his much ballyhooed appearance on NBC's Today Show: Special Victims ... More >>
Ranking the new Latino glossies
Howls Moving Castle, Shark Boy and Lava Girl
Independent Latino filmmakers invade Surf City
The rags-to-riches story of Lou E. Perez, Orange County millionaire
Why Frank Eiras will get out of prison 300 years early
Orange County, California: 2001
Prosecutors star witness in Lopez case says he remembers the gun better than the gunman
DAs office still hasnt interviewed man who says he pulled off robbery for which George Lopez was convicted
Arthur Carmonas 10-year sentence was overturned a year ago. Now hes got life
With Carmona and Moore free, George Lopez should be next