THE NORMALIZATION & DEBASEMENT OF CINCO DE MAYO: Please post and share and think about a coordinated strategy for next year. I thought the problem was with college students, but as can be seen in the following stories and clips, it is worse than shameful. Much local coverage nationwide followed the same theme... going to bars for this story. I start with mine in which I argue we need to take back Cinco:
Here's the college story from the Daily Wildcat which assumes that May 5 is Cinco de Drink-o and that it is a holiday dedicated to tequila drinking: http://www.wildcat.arizona.edu/.../kick-off-cinco-de...
This from CNN where story repeats the same -- while "admonishing" people to celebrate it right: http://www.cnn.com/.../cinco-de-mayo-etiquette/index.html
This is from Good Morning America: Good Morning America: http://www.latinorebels.com/.../besides-msnbcs-cinco-de.../
And here’s CNN Story re MSNBC: