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El Chapo Wants To Be Extradited So He Can Get Some Sleep
El Chapo Wants To Be Extradited So He Can Get Some Sleep

A lawyer for Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán says his client has changed his tune and would like to be extradited to the United States. Why the sudden change of heart? The drug kingpin needs his sleep. 

MORE: Was It Unconstitional For Mexico To Leak El Chapo's Texts? 

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Quinceanera Memes
12 Quinceañera Memes That Are Too Accurate

For Latinas, nothing will ever top the most ~incredible~ night of their young lives: their quinceañera. The dress was probably too fluffy, the booze was running a little too freely, and your tia probably danced a little too provocatively. Take a walk down memory lane with these 12 quinceañera memes that are way too real: 

MORE: This Video Perfectly Captures What Happens At Every Quinceañera

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Besame Cosmetics Founder Gabriela Hernandez
Inspiring Latina: Meet Gabriela Hernandez, The Founder Of Bésame Cosmetics

Gabriela Hernandez has always been fascinated and enthralled by vintage beauty — a passion she utilizes daily as the creative mastermind and owner of Bésame Cosmetics. After channeling her passion at the Art Center in Pasadena, California, the Venezuelan immigrant decided to pursue different facets of the industry. She worked as a photographer, an art director and an author before turning her attentions to her true calling: makeup.

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Stacey Dash Reads Mean Tweets After Her Super Awkward Oscars Appearance
Stacey Dash Reads Mean Tweets After Her Cringeworthy Oscars Appearance

"You sucked on the Oscars like you do on Fox News."

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Stacey Dash Explains Oscars Appearance
Stacey Dash Has An Explanation For That Super Awkward Oscars Appearance

In what will probably be remembered as the most awkward award show moment of all time, actress and Fox News' contributor Stacey Dash took the stage at the Academy Awards as the "director of the Academy's minority outreach program."


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Mario Lopez AC Slater Mexican Episode Saved By The Bell
Remember When A.C. Slater Discovered He Was Chicano on 'Saved By The Bell'?

Special thanks for We Are Mitu for discovering an amazing episode of Saved By The Bell: The College Years when A.C. Slater, aka Mario Lopez, discovers his Chicano roots after meeting a fellow Latino, a girl named Theresa, during a class at California University.

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7 Celebrities Sound Off On Female Empowerment
7 Celebrities Sound Off On Female Empowerment

These ladies have worked long and hard for their success, and now, they hope to inspire the next generation of female artists, writers, actors, engineers, businesswoman, leaders and more to push toward their own goals. Read their inspiring, motivation quotes on female empowerment: 
MORE: 22 Feminist Quotes From Latina Celebs

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New York Acknowledges Dominican Heritage Month
New York Formally Acknowledges Dominican Heritage Month

Big news, Dominicanos!

Earlier this week, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo officially announced that the state will celebrate and honor Dominican Heritage Month from January 21 to February 27.

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The month will align with Dominican Independence Day, February 27, and the birthday of founding father Juan Pablo Duarte, which falls on January 26.

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