As a recent New York Times article
notes: "Mexicans, despite their reputation in Latin America for ultrapoliteness and formality, curse like sailors, a recent survey found. They use profanity when speaking with their friends, with their co-workers, with their spouses and even with their bosses and parents."
This then: Effective Swearing in D.F.: Towards a Manual of Communication for English Speakers visiting Mexico City
Because, remember: Hablar español sin caló es de hueva.
The Breakfast of Champions!
Drinking too much lately? Menudo (tripe) (not these guys
) has been touted as one of the best hangover cures
known to mankind (mefi'ers agree
). Not to be confused with its kinder
gentler cousin Posole
, Menudo is part of the canon of authentic Mexican food
(what mexicans eat).