Jill Pankow

Latino Sports Daily: Pau Gasol in Danger of Being Traded
Latino Sports Daily: Pau Gasol in Danger of Being Traded And More!

- Pau Gasol’s future with the Los Angeles Lakers is out of his hands as the NBA’s trade deadline, March 15th, approaches. Though he finds it difficult at times to distance himself from thoughts of being traded, fans certainly aren’t seeing the rumors affecting his skills on the court. The Spanish basketball star has averaged 16.8 points, 10.6 rebounds, 3 assists and 1.3 blocks so far this season. “There’s talks and rumors every day.


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Obama Rasies 4 Million for Reelection Campaign in California
Obama Raises $4 Million for Reelection Campaign in California

President Barack Obama had a full schedule recently as he wined and dined with prominent figures in California to raise support, and money, for his re-election campaign. After two days of fundraising with celebrities and business leaders in Southern California Obama was able to raise $4 million, according to The Hollywood Reporter.


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Daddy Yankee
Daddy Yankee's "Lovumba" Tops Charts!

The Big Boss has certainly been making himself known on the charts recently! Daddy Yankee now has the #1 spot on Hot Latin Songs and for the 10th week in a row he's held onto the #1 spot on Latin Urban Chart, as well as the #1 spot on the pop charts, with the smash single “Lovumba.” The hit comes off of his studio album Prestige, which has yet to be released.


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WATCH: Ricky & Nicki
WATCH: Ricky Martin and Nicki Minaj Promote M.A.C Line in the Fight Against AIDS

Ricky Martin, along with the lovely Nicki Minaj, visited the set of Good Morning America to promote their new partnership with M.A.C Cosmetics. The Puerto Rican singer and pop-diva have teamed up as spokesmodels for the make-up line’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign in Latin America.


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Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to Chair Democratic National Convention
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to Chair Democratic National Convention

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has been chosen by the Democratic Party to chair the national convention this summer in Charlotte, North Carolina. Democrats hope that by choosing the Mexican American Mayor as chair Latinos will be encouraged to lend their support to Barack Obama, who the Democrats are expected to nominate for re-election, and other party candidates.


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WATCH: 'Sh*t Latinos Don't Say'
WATCH: 'Sh*t Latinos Don't Say'

Every time we get on the internet there’s a newly posted video entitled “Sh*t [Fill in the Blank]s Say.” BeingLatino took it one step further, though, creating a spoof on the popular YouTube craze. From “Guadalupe? I thought that’s what you dip chips in” to “I only have one cousin,” the YouTube station outlined for our enjoyment “Sh*t Latinos Don’t Say. Watch the video below to check out more utterances you’ll never hear come out of a Latino’s mouth.


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Latino Sports Daily: Knicks Rivals Should Fear Melo's Return, Not Fans
Latino Sports Daily: Knicks Rivals Should Fear Melo's Return

Last night’s Valentine’s Day buzzer beater has propelled Linsanity to its highest level yet. The last minute 3-point shot by break-out star Jeremy Lin gave the New York Knicks the 90-87 win over the Toronto Raptors continuing their 6 game winning streak. The rise of Lin in the absence of Carmelo Anthony, who sat out his 4th game due to a groin injury, seems to have made part-Puerto Rican Anthony into a villain of sorts.


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Selena Gomez & Justin Bieber Pose With Fans
Selena Gomez & Justin Bieber Pose With Fans

Whoever said big names don’t make time for the little people should spend a day with couple Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber. The multi-talented part-Mexican and her famous beau are two celebrity big wigs who take the time to appreciate their devotees. Recently, the lovebirds took time out of their hectic schedules to pause and pose with some fans, according to Hollywood Life.


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Jessica Alba
Jessica Alba's Pregnancy Lawsuit

Jessica Alba’s $1 million lawsuit against the developers of a post-pregnancy product that claims to shrink the waist is just one in a string of issues recently regarding celebrities’ personality rights. The part-Mexican actress argues the company used her likeness to sell their product. The defendant in the case, Caden Companies, is now suing its insurers for not covering them against the Alba lawsuit.


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Guillermo Del Toro Directing 'Beauty & The Beast'
Guillermo Del Toro To Direct 'Beauty & The Beast'

A new take on the classic tale of Beauty and the Beast is in the works and Mexican director Guillermo del Toro is at the helm. The deal for the film, entitled Beauty, began last spring and has since had Emma Watson come on board to play the title character while Andrew Davies was brought on to write the script.


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