By Mariela Rosario | 08/16/2011 - 13:30
We've officially gone viral! There are a ton of YouTube stars out there waiting to be discovered ala Justin Bieber, but only of a few of them really captured our imagination over the years. From Shane Mercado's breakout "Single Ladies" dance video that inspired hundreds of thousands of copycats, to Jorge & Alexa Narvaez's sweet covers of indie rock—here are the YouTube stars who made us laugh, cry and everything in between!
By Mariela Rosario | 08/10/2011 - 09:30
In this hilarious video produced by the Fine Brothers, kids talk about Selena Gomez and react to the video that she posted on her Youtube page of meeting Shia Leboef for the first time.
Of course, their reactions are hysterical! And in the bonus videos, the children even weigh in on her relationship with Justin Bieber. Our favorite, "Girls shouldn't date boys that are shorter than them." Here's to starting off the day with some good LOL's:
By Mariela Rosario | 08/01/2011 - 16:00
Last week we polled our faithful Facebook followers to find out what some of your favorite Spanglish words and phrases are for a new series we're going to be working on every week. Check in every Monday for a new Spanglish word, Spanish phrase, special dicho and funny idiosyncrasies we find living la vida Latina here in the United States.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/29/2011 - 15:30
Warning: Cuteness overload! Check out these ridiculously adorable baby twins singing and dancing almost completely in sync with Bruno Mars’s hit song “The Lazy Song.” In matching shirts and pants, twins Justin and Jeremy sing along with all the attitude and swagger necessary to fully embody the Puerto Rican singer's lazy day anthem.
Watch them in action below.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/26/2011 - 08:06
Mariah Carey has stayed out of the spotlight since giving birth to twins Monroe and Moroccan back in May (on her third wedding anniversarywith hubby Nick Cannon, no less), but she was back in full force over the weekend, shilling for her new fashion and fragrance lines on the Home Shopping Network.
By Latina Staff | 07/05/2011 - 16:30
Recently on Facebook, we posted our story “Why Do So Many Latino Celebs Go By More Than One Name?” and asked you, “What’s the funniest Latino nickname in your family?” Check out some of the comments here:
Noemi LeNette: My aunt is CUSA.... my uncle KILO..... and my brother JEDI..... yep!, Oh, original names are Gladys, Jose, and Jedidiah... :)
Christa Cecilia Parra: I have a cousin names Chiva! And trust me she acts like an untrainable animal
By Mariela Rosario | 06/29/2011 - 08:15
You may have thought that Eva Mendes's singing ambitions ended with her hysterical rendition of "Pimps Don't Cry" with Cee-Lo for her hit comedy The Other Guys, but you'd be wrong!
Apparently, the new face of Thierry Mugler's Angel fragrance decided to personalize the television spots one step further by performing the song for the commercial as well.
By Smriti Mundhra | 06/23/2011 - 13:05
If ever you need proof that blondes have more fun, just take a good look at Cameron Diaz. While most actresses her age are collecting Oscars, husbands and babies, Cameron seems more interested in dancing on tables and making younger women jealous of her bikini body. Her bubbly attitude certainly spills over into her movie roles, where Cam has made a name for herself as a bombshell comedienne.
By Mariela Rosario | 05/18/2011 - 16:30
There’s a new guy on the Daily Show and we have to admit, we're shocked it took Jon Stewart this long to hire a "Senior Latino Correspondent"!
Mexican-American stand-up comedian Al Madrigal made his debut Tuesday night, immediately correcting the host, "It’s actually pronounced 'Señior' Jon, but thank you, good to be here,” he joked.