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Cinco de Mayo is the new St. Patrick’s Day

And Mexicans are the new Irish. Growing up in Texas I always had trouble keeping Cinco de Mayo and Diez y Seis straight. To my mind the former was in commemoration of a colonial event, the defeat of Spain maybe, and the latter marked the date of the Mexican Revolution. Or maybe I had it [...]
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5 Recipes for your School’s Cinco de Mayo Fiesta!

Academics : Edu in Review Blog (6 years ago)

If you are taking a Spanish class, you know that Cinco de Mayo is coming up! For some, it’s a commemoration of the Battle of Puebla in 1862 when the Mexican army defeated French forces. For others, it’s a great excuse to stuff yours... Read Post

The Ultimate Tequila Playlist For Cinco De Mayo

Entertainment / Humor : Huffington Post: Comedy (8 months ago)

Happy Cinco de Mayo! The holiday that celebrates freedom and democracy commemorates the Mexican army's defeat over the French in the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. It's also a day to dominate your local bar's Mexican karaoke compe... Read Post

Busy Phillips really loves Cinco de Mayo

Entertainment : The Marquee Blog (4 years ago)

Growing up in the Southwest, Busy Phillips says celebrating Cinco de Mayo was as natural as the Irish going green for St. Patrick's Day. "I grew up in Arizona and [Cinco de Mayo] was something that was always celebrated," the "Couga... Read Post


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