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Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Submitted by on May 2, 2008 – 9:36 am14 Comments

This weekend will see lots of partying for Monday’s Cinco de Mayo (“5th of May” in English) celebration.

A day of Mexican heritage and pride, Cinco de Mayo commemorates an initial victory of Mexican forces led by General Ignacio Zaragoza Seguín over French forces in the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.

Show your solidarity and enjoy the festivities!

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  • Rick Lexington says:

    WOOOOOOOOOTTTTT!!!! Time to get drunk!!

  • there aint even nothing to celebrate on that day. im mexican american and i can tell u pretty much that that holiday is played out. plus, they got independence only to fall back into corruption. but like Rick said, time to get drunk…now that works for me. peace.

  • Wickked says:

    viva mexico cabronez!!!sheeaa

  • Hernandez says:

    Cinco de Mayo aint a real Mexican holiday.Its another American made bull$h!t holiday that supposed to celebrate independence.The real mexican independence is in September.

  • Rick Lexington says:

    We all know that but hell it’s good to just kickback for something. And yeah i’m mixed lol. black/hispanic/chinese in this peace

  • Lopez says:

    Cino de Mayo is a real Mexican holiday!!! It’s the independence of
    a STATE in Mexico. The STATE is called PUEBLA, they got there
    independence form the French on that day. So get your Facts
    Straight homies!

  • Rick Lexington says:

    Okay look there’s going to be mexicans that consider it a real mexican holiday and those that don’t. But all shall drink… which is what i’m going to do peace. Hell I celebrate st patrick day cause everyone is happy and drunk. Get your alchi on.

  • true. it is one of the 2 independences that Mexico gained. i dont really celebrate Mexico that much since its all corruption. trust me, i live right next to the border and i’ve seen the crime spill over here. yea im Mexican American….and phuck it. i drank on cinco de mayo still.. SO MUTHAF_CKIN WHAT??!!

  • Spanishmosca says:

    Cinco de mayo was a good day for the state of Puebla…but a year later the french came back and whooped that a$$ and ruled over Puebla for 5 years. WOW lets celebrate the fact that we held the FRENCH from taking over for a year…the FRENCH..you have got to be kidding me but go ahead and celebrate your americanized mexican holiday. is it cool that we are getting recognition as a race? YES but come on people know what you are celebrating. Yes it is a holiday in PUEBLA..so a state holiday not a NATIONAL MEXICAN HOLIDAY like the 16th of September. This day is virtually ignored in Mexico besides in Puebla and a couple other places.

  • Viva mexico!

  • lei says:

    Cinco de mayo es mi cumpelanos!

  • DaNiTrA says:

    I celebrate Kwanzaa. Dont Hate lol!

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