As we all know Saint Patrick's Day is a huge event in the United States (of course, so is Cinco de Mayo but curiously not so much Bastille Day) and throughout the country revelers will be storming any semblance of an "Irish Pub" to quaff Guinness and incorrectly pronounce "Slàinte" at the top of their lungs. Show More Summary
Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill, Calif., set out to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in 2010 in a “spirit of cultural appreciation.” It didn’t work out that way. Some students decided they wanted to celebrate by wearing shirts with the American flag. Show More Summary
A federal court upheld a ruling that school officials acted correctly in requiring students to remove clothing featuring U.S. flag designs on Cinco de Mayo.
A Northern California high school's order for students to turn their U.S. flag T-shirts inside out during a Cinco de Mayo celebration was legal, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday. The court said that concerns over racial violence outweighed students' freedom of speech rights. Show More Summary
There is an interesting ruling out of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit over a ban at a California high school from students wearing tee-shirts with American flag on during the Mexican heritage celebration Cinco de Mayo. The court ruled in favor of the school out of concern for potential racial […]
In May 2010, four students at Live Oak High School in the San Francisco area were sent home for wearing American flag shirts on Cinco de Mayo. The administration said the T-shirts were “incendiary.” The students went on FOX News … Continue reading ?
Today in "It's all about meeeee and I don't care how racially intolerant this makes me seem" teenager news, a mess of teenagers all have their tighty whiteys (and I mean WHITEYS) in a bunch because they didn't get to wear their American...Show More Summary
A high school in Northern California wasn’t doing anything wrong when it asked students to turn their T-shirts with American flags inside out on Cinco de Mayo, the Mexican heritage celebration, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday. Show More Summary
A history of violence between white and Latino students justified a California high school's decision to ban the wearing of American flag T-shirts on Cinco de Mayo, a federal appeals court has decided. "Our role is not to second-guess the decision to have a Cinco de Mayo celebration or the...
A federal appeals court said a California did the right thing when it asked students to wear their American flag shirts inside-out during a Cinco de Mayo celebration. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the officials’ concerns of racial violence outweighed students’ freedom of expression rights. Administrators feared the American-flag shirts would enflame […]
It's cold, snowy and miserable, and Cinco de Mayo is just too far away. So what are NYC hotels to do to cheer us all up? Why, celebrate National Margarita Day, of course. (Yes, that really is a thing). It's officially tomorrow, but,Show More Summary
The California Avocado Commission is highlighting Cinco de Mayo-themed recipes for foodservice.
"Netflix is kinda like my fag hag, the kind that wraps you up in a warm rainbow blanket with a bowl of soup when you’re recovering from a Cinco de Mayo hangover."
A 2010 case that featured three Northern California high school students forced to turn their American flag T-shirts inside out or go home because it was Cinco de Mayo has now reached a three-judge federal appeals court in San Francisco. Show More Summary
A federal appeals court in San Francisco will consider a lawsuit Thursday alleging that a California high school violated students’ free speech when they were not allowed to wear American flag t-shirts on Cinco de Mayo. The suit stems...Show More Summary
I totally missed this (it must be the exhaustion from working extra hours doing nothing) but the almighty Kobe Bryant finally released the $110 Mexican Blanket Nike shoes, which -as everybody knows- are as cozy and sporty as a real … Continue reading ?
Cinco de Mayo has already passed for the year, and if you happen to be of Mexican descent, you might have celebrated. Even if you aren’t, Cinco de Mayo is always a great excuse to get together with friends and … More » The post Cinco de Mayo: La Batalla DVD release appeared first on EveryJoe.
Cinco de Mayo happens to be one of my favorite holidays (who can resist the fun-filled festivities and yummy cuisine?), so when I read that this darling duo decided to throw their Big Day bash amongst those May 5th celebrations, I knew I was going to LOVE their wedding. A wedding that was not only…
Seahawks QB Josh Portis was waived on Tuesday, after the news of his Cinco de Mayo DUI arrest was revealed to the public on Monday. New details of the circumstance of the backup quarterback’s impaired driving arrest have emerged — and fans are beginning to complain about player antics on the troubled Seattle Seahawks team. [...]Show More Summary