Spanishlanguage

Of Course Lucas The "Whaboom" Was On A Spanish-Language Dating Show

Lest you thought he was actually on the show to woo Rachel Lindsay in earnest, allow me to blow your mind: <i>The Bachelorette</i> 's Lucas Yancey has a history of being kooky on reality television shows. Yancey has an IMDb profile, as Perez Hilton pointed out, and the page indicates he was on a …

Language

Univision Says It Will Promote Diversity; Rejects View Of “Shift” To Telemundo

Univision Communications used its upfront presentation to advertisers today to spotlight a new effort to promote diversity on its Fusion pay TV …

Advertising

Justin Bieber’s ‘Despacito’ Remix Is Breaking Chart Records, So Here’s A Breakdown Of What He’s Saying

Justin Bieber’s appearance on the remix of Daddy Yankee and Luis Fonsi’s “Despacito” breathed new live into the hit song, breaking it out of the realm of the Latin charts and into more general pop world of the Hot 100. But how many of those new fans who are coming to the track via the pull of …

Music

A Young Poet Powerfully Shuts Down Criticism of Spanish-Speaking Latinxs

You better listen up, because this bilingual Latina poet isn't playing any games. Forget about the song of the moment; Anacristina Chapas's thought-provoking spoken poem "On Being Bilingual," posted to Write About Now Poetry's YouTube channel, is what we have on repeat right now.<p>"For the sensitive …

Language

This Bilingual Latina Poet Is Not Here For English-Only B.S.

“My bilingual tongue says, ‘F**k your wall.'"<p>There are numerous benefits to being bilingual, and one Latina spoken word artist is adding “writing bomb-ass poetry” to the list.<p>Anacristina Chapa’s poem “On Being Bilingual,” posted via YouTube on Friday, is an ode to the beauty of knowing two …

Language

Learn Spanish with Audio: 30 Awesome Audio Resources for Constant Spanish Input

Is there an auditory equivalent of hindsight—hindhearing, maybe?<p>If so, I suppose it’s also 20/20.<p>Audio was my best Spanish learning tool, and I …

Language Learning

Three trinitarian scriptures?

COGwriter The Continuing Church of God is pleased to announce the following video on our Bible News Prophecy YouTube channel: 19:28 Three trinitarian …

Theology

Millennials And Gen Z Are The Hispanic Market

There is a big reason why marketers have spent the last five years obsessed with Millennials — the numbers. Millennials total 75.4 million and have …

Demographics

Is Marketing In Spanish Still Relevant To Hispanics?

By now, we know all about the dangers of “fake news,” but there’s another form of false information, the concept of “fake trends,” that marketers should be aware of since these can have a negative impact on business strategies. We are witnessing one of them right now when it comes to Hispanic …

Marketing

Mami, My Way: My Failure in Raising Bilingual Children

I grew up in a small, predominantly Latino town in New Jersey. In my ‘hood, all the bodegas, or any store for that matter, were most likely owned or employed by a Spanish-speaking immigrant, so getting around was always easier when you spoke Spanish. Being surrounded by so much Latino culture and …

Parenting

The PC Term ‘Latinx’ May Get Ditched—Partly Because It’s Too Hard to Pronounce

Thirteen years ago, feminists and LGBT activists online came up with the word “Latinx” as a work-around for the Spanish language’s supposedly …

Conservative POV

Comcast planning nationwide streaming TV service

US broadcasting and cable giant Comcast is planning to rebrand and expand a streaming video option for broadband subscribers who do not wish to pay …

Televisions

California politics updates: Gov. Brown takes his transportation plan on the road, 'sanctuary state' bill amended

This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now:<p>Gov. Jerry Brown and Democratic legislators went to Concord Thursday to tout their transportation package, which they unveiled Wednesday at the state Capitol.<br>• Senate President …

Government

Amazon.com is rolling out a Spanish language option

In the 20 plus years since it launched, Amazon.com has been available in just one language: English. But over the next few weeks, the US site is …

Amazon

Amazon.com is getting a Spanish language option

Since its inception, Amazon.com has only been available in English. But that’s now about to change: <i>CNET</i> reports that Amazon is adding a Spanish language option that should be appearing to customers in the near future.<p>“We will continue to roll out the shopping experience over the coming weeks,” an …

Amazon

Spanish language golf commentator goes bonkers after player's hole-in-one

Mar 05,2017<p>Justin Thomas made a hole-in-one on Saturday at the WGC-Mexico Championship, and it was a rather good one. Not that there’s really such thing as a <i>bad</i> hole-in-one, but this one was from 232 yards, which means he deserves a few more extra props.<p>But to make it <i>even</i> better, now we watch it …

Golf

Dreamer delivers democrat's Spanish language response to Trump's address to Congress (In Spanish)

The Conservative Political Action Conference, or CPAC, was chock full of “Trumpeters” this year. McClatchy sought their thoughts on some of President …

CPAC

How to Transform your Spanish class with Minecraft: An Interview with Glen Irvin

<b>Game based learning</b> is a huge movement in the education community and with the right tools and strategy – there’s no turning back once you’ve started …

Game Design

6 Mistakes That Can Ruin Hispanic Advertising Measurement

With 59 million Hispanic consumers in the U.S. possessing purchasing power of $1.5 trillion annually, winning over this valuable segment is integral …

Advertising

10+ Hilarious Reasons Why The Spanish Language Is The Worst

Spanish is a direct descendant of Latin, just like Italian and French, and thus has the familiar charm of its relatives. It's the second most common …

Language

Venezuela pulls Spanish language CNN from airwaves for 'distorting truth'

President Nicolas Maduro's government ordered the suspension of CNN's Spanish-language service from Venezuela's airwaves on Wednesday, accusing it of …

Venezuela

16 Horrible Crimes Committed Against The Spanish Language

"Our house" ≠ "Nuestra caca"<p>Posted on February 15, 2017, 22:01 GMT<p>1. This item that was apparently made inside a living, breathing turkey:<p>2. This gas station that wasn't very ~anal~ about the "ñ":<p>"Win free gasoline for one anus."<p>3. These cell phone chargers that are probably a little …

Language

Amazon is adding a Spanish language option to its website

Amazon’s website will soon be offered with a Spanish language option, making it a more appealing destination for Spanish speakers in the United …

Amazon

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Library Studies

Two New Spanish Language Publishers Launching This Year

Two new publishers have sprung up looking to fulfill what they see as a growing demand for books by Latino authors that are more varied than those …

Publishing

‘Moonlight’, ‘Orphan Black’, ‘Shameless’ Among GLAAD Media Award Noms

Nominations for the 28th annual GLAAD media awards were announced today and in the list that counts 156, only two were named in the outstanding film …

Entertainment

Univision Warns: Charter Customers May Lose Broadcasts Due To Contract Impasse

<b>EXCLUSIVE:</b> Univision’s long-running battle over carriage terms with Charter Communications is about to affect the No. 2 cable company’s customers, …

Time Warner

Jennifer Lopez's New Spanish Language Album Is Coming Soon

Fact: Jennifer Lopez never slows down. She's been teasing both a new romance and new music with Drake, but it seems that's not the only tune she has in the works. The star revealed that her new Spanish language album is coming soon on none other than Instagram.<p>"Miami agrees with me," is how J.Lo …

Jennifer Lopez

Recommended Travel Books For Every Reader

New year, new books, new travelsBooks are one of my favorite ways to travel, without physically going anywhere.It’s even better if the books are …

Books