Carlos Miller


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  • 16 years ago

    With roasting temperatures, food items containing chile peppers are usually a hard sell. But throw in some fresh fruit and a little ice, and people will beat a path to your door. At least that's been the experience of Jaqueline and Alfonso Carrizo...

  • 16 years ago

    Clad in a tight white tank top, his wiry body adorned with tattoos, Jesus "Chuy" Chavez looks every bit of the gangbanger he claims to be -- except for the fresas con crema the 19-year-old Phoenician is spooning into his mouth. Even the Valley's m...

  • 16 years ago

    It is bad enough when your male peers disrespect your music because you're female. But when your audience begins requesting Tupac Shakur and Busta Rhymes, that is not only dissing the music. That's disrespecting the Mexican culture. Fortunately, t...

  • 16 years ago | News

    For six years, hot dog vendor Hernan Rivera played hide-and-seek with county health inspectors. Sometimes the Maricopa County Environmental Services Department inspectors would pop up unannounced at one of the three hot dog carts Rivera has statio...

  • 16 years ago

    Salsa music conjures images of virile men spinning graceful women on the dance floor, a sexual pantomime of a man trying to seduce a woman while she pushes him away, only to encourage him to try again. It depicts unresolved sexual tension between ...

  • 16 years ago

    What better way to kick off the weekend than by dangling upside down while a barmaid pours a kamikaze shot down your throat? How about standing before a chanting crowd, while your significant other pushes a lime through one pants hole and out the ...

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