Pizza Patrón Offers Free Pizza to Spanish-Speakers. Sounds Bueno to Us!
Yesterday, Pizza Patrón announced a new pizza promotion ... And it's already working. Do English-speaking customers who don't know Spanish feel discriminated against by the promotion? Maybe just a little, but they should get over it.
What Will the Democrats Do?
Cats cannot be made to do anything useful. Cats are mean for the fun of it. In fact, cats possess so many of the same qualities as some people (expensive girlfriends, for instance) that it's often hard to tell the people and the cats apart.
Misadventures with translator apps
Embarrassed at how my Spanish had deteriorated over the years, I recently decided to download a few translator apps for iPad and iPod Touch before a trip to Spain. I browsed around the App Store, downloading English ... con leche, por favor,” to the ...
Hugo Chavez: What King Juan Carlos Really Said
And as we joke amongst ourselves, in Spanish, we have ‘five versions of yes that mean no,’ and ‘three versions of no, that mean yes.’ So, when a person with the diplomatic skills of a man like King Juan Carlos ... as in English, such a phrase ...
How to Be Polite In Spanish and Win Friends In Mexican Restaurants
Mexicans are polite. Mexicans are polite to the point at which even the gallant Spaniards stare at the florid turns of phrase common in Mexican society ... most work just as well in English as in Spanish, though it's considered polite to speak Spanish ...