By Latina Staff | 02/27/2014 - 14:10
The first time an American meets a Dominican, they may find themselves feeling a little confused by some of their actions. Although, we may not find any of these things to be super out of the ordinary, others might disagree. Here are 10 things Dominican do that Americans might find just a bit weird:
By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 06/28/2013 - 16:40
Countless immigrants become naturalized U.S. citizens on July 4th. Getting a piece of paper is one thing, but to fully become a true American it takes a lot of elbow grease and pent-up rage (like a lot of rage). Here we present 10 Quick Ways to Become an American—it’s easier than making Drake cry.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/12/2011 - 17:17
Tonight on MTV Tr3s’ reality series, Quiero Mi Boda, we meet 25-year-old Lucy and 26-year-old Jorge. The Californian couple met as teenagers and dated for a decade before they tied the knot. For a while, the young couple was chaperoned by Lucy’s nephews and nieces during dates. For Lucy, who was born in Mexico, the date chaperoning was just an expectation placed by her parents, but for Jorge, who is Mexican-American, it took some getting used to.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/29/2011 - 18:00
Tonight on MTV Tr3s’ reality series, Quiero Mi Boda, we meet 28-year-old Michael and 29-year-old Kristopher. The couple met on a study abroad trip but did not officially date until a year and a half later. Since then, several more years passed before this couple decided to take the plunge. The wedding planning proved extremely challenging because Kristopher was in Mexico at the time and Michael was in Texas. Michael found herself planning the wedding mostly alone.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/22/2011 - 16:23
Tonight on MTV Tr3s’ reality series, Quiero Mi Boda, we meet 27-year-old Kendra and 28-year-old Moises. The couple, who live in Texas, met three years ago while Kendra, now a nurse, was studying abroad in Mexico for several months. A musician in a local club, Moises eventually became what Kendra called her ‘computer boyfriend’. The couple spent countless hours communicating via Internet and phone until Moises moved to Texas to be with Kendra.