Saturday, December 04, 2010

Chicana-Boriqua Super Heroine! Araña, aka SPIDER-GIRL

hit here for the rest of the story...

Ilan Stavans on the New Norton Anthology of Latino/a Literature

New Logo for the Holidays: Rita Cansino, aka Rita Hayworth





old logo



Breaking News: Latina Starlet Coupled with Sexual Metaphorics.... #1,793,242 in a Series | Eva Mendes

original posting 8/8/08 | updated (video fix), 12/04/10



The fusion of Tex[t]-Mextian and eyegienic forces at work in Mendes's latest career move are noteworthy. Pushing the envelope of U.S. prudery, Mendes's natural assets coupled with designer Fabian Bond's camera nets viewers a next-generation meditation on the nature and consumption of desire.

Here's the banned ad; click the image above for one of the many postings on the story!

Friday, December 03, 2010

Lalo Alcaraz! Sunday Funnies...

I get SO tired of the San Diego Union-Tribune's ongoing effort to shrink the Sunday comics (out of existence, almost), that I've decided to scan one of Lalo Alcaraz's weekend efforts and blow it up to the Windsor McCay-proportions it deserves.  The scan messed up the color, but it's nice to admire Lalo's wit on the 'big screen'.

click to enlarge...

Here's how it looks online...

Thursday, December 02, 2010