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Why You Should Eat at an Authentic Mexican Restaurant

A few weeks ago, I interviewed 25 Rowan students and asked them, “what is your favorite authentic Mexican restaurant and why?” Many of them could not answer the question simply because they never had been to one, or they asked if Don Pablo’s or Chipotle counts. 425 more words

Mexican Food

Historic Photo of the Day: José Feliciano and Feliz Navidad

“Feliz Navidad” is a Christmas song, written and performed in 1970, by José Feliciano.

For the past 45 years, the song has been recorded countless times, adapted to many languages, and released as remixes. 110 more words


El Vez

I’ve been dying to go to El Vez for a while now but they’re always completely booked and their walk-in list is always super long! But Juan and I happened to be in the area and stopped for lunch and I’m so glad that I finally got to go. 65 more words

Foodie In Philly


The Zeros are an American punk rock band, formed in 1976 in Chula Vista, California. The band were originally composed of Javier Escovedo (younger brother of Alejandro Escovedo, older brother of Mario Escovedo of The Dragons) on vocals/guitar and… 365 more words

Fuck 'n Right

El Vez, Philadelphia

I occasionally wake up in a cold sweat, craving fish tacos. Sometimes chicken. With guacamole. I moved to London from California five years ago and it’s an anomaly anywhere in Europe to eat at a restaurant with actual Mexicans in the kitchen. 633 more words


It's just not Christmas without ... Los Straitjackets!

Listen to a live rendition of Los Straitjackets‘ version of The Ventures‘ version of “Sleigh Ride”

Los Straitjackets is a Mexican wresting mask-wearing instrumental rock band from Nashville, TN that, at its core, is… 134 more words

Joy To The World!

The First Glimpe of Fall

I know it’s Tuesday and I’m on the late train to be recapping my weekend, but it’s my blog and I’ll do what I want! So, take that. 434 more words