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Happy Cinco de Mayo! Cinco de Mayo is an American holiday, not Mexican.

Happy Cinco de Mayo! This is basically an American holiday, not Mexican. It commemorates the Mexicans winning a battle against the French in Puebla in 1862. It began as a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage in California. In the … Continue reading

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Happy Cinco de Mayo! A toast to bats! ¡A murciélagos, Salud!

Long-nosed bat that pollinates Agave that give us tequila Today while you celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a margarita or a shot of tequila, you should probably make a toast to bats. Why toast bats? Long-nosed bats specifically the Genus … Continue reading

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