Tag Archive: Cinco de Mayo


High School Erects Fence To Keep America Flags Off Campus

During Cinco de Mayo

 

 

 

 

 

” A Morgan Hill high school has constructed a fence to block protesters from disrupting classes on Cinco de Mayo, after plans were announced by a Tea Party group to protest the school’s 2010 decision to send students home for wearing the American flag on the Spanish holiday.

  Calls for demonstrations and counter-demonstrations, and even suggestions that a group of motorcyclists will arrive prompted authorities to put the fence around the front of Live Oak High.”

 

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MSNBC Celebrates Cinco De Mayo In Worst Possible Way

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

” MSNBC tried its hand at cultural commentary on Monday with a Cinco de Mayo segment featuring a stereotypical portrayal of a stumbling Mexican by a reporter pretending to guzzle tequila straight from the bottle.

  As a visual reading “Mexican Heritage Celebration” appeared on screen, Way Too Early host Thomas Roberts explained the historical background of the holiday. As he spoke, a sombrero-clad Louis Burgdorf wandered around the newsroom shaking a maraca.

” It’s also an excuse to drink tequila on a Monday morning at work for Louis,” Roberts said, adding “you have to drink the whole thing and eat the worm.” “

 

   Read more on MSNBC’s blatantly racist Cinco de Mayo report . Imagine the uproar , had Fox News or Rush Limbaugh done something like this .