Articles by Carlos Guerrero

New Tide sprinter making own waves

Former standout athlete Diondre Batson holds the fastest 100-meter time this year after running a 10.06. University of Alabama junior sprinter Diondre Batson was the…


El Futuro de California

The future of California will be vastly different than what it is now, and I’m not talking about metallic, shiny buildings or flying cars. Those…


So close to Hollywood, yet so far away

Quick, think of a prominent Mexican actor or star. When George Lopez, who barely counts, comes to mind first, there is an issue. There have…


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In Our Heads- Carlos Guerrerro

Book: Zombie Spaceship Wasteland – Patton Oswalt – On top of being a really funny comedian and appearing on TV and in movies, Patton Oswalt shows…


Arizona: a non-Mexican zone

Arizona: where medical marijuana is legal, but Mexicans are not. It’s true, Arizona and Latinos haven’t had the best of relationships, as Arizona sees its…


Mexico: still not as bad as Taco Bell

Mexico has got a bad reputation. Don’t drink the water, be careful of the swine flu. Add the struggles of controlling the high levels of…


Dios Mío, Let’s get a Latin Pope

Pope Benedict XVI gave up being pope for Lent. OK, maybe not, but when news broke that the pope would be retiring, it led everyone…




Most exclusive country in the world

America is like the exclusive nightclub everyone wants to get into, and immigrants, especially Mexicans and Latinos, are near the bottom of the list. When…


¡Viva la Mexican food!

First, we took over California. We’ll soon take the U.S., and now your snack food. That’s right. The last part of the take over is…