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As California prepares to open some retail stores , the racoon has been named the official mascot of 2020: washes hands insanely, always wears a mask, and when you rearrange the letters of its name… Leave it to Cinco de Mayo to fall on Taco Tuesday, which is now messed up due to a virus with the same name as a Mexican beer! Keep in mind that today celebrates Mexico’s victory over France in the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. It was a relatively minor battle (the French reclaimed Puebla a year later) but a symbolic one because a small Mexican army defeated a larger occupying force. By 1867, Mexican troops had driven France from the country. Cinco de Mayo is not Mexico’s Independence Day . That holiday falls on September 16 and commemorates the Grito de Dolores, a priest’s ringing of…(read more)

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