Life-Changing Hacks All Latinos Have Pretty Much Used For Years Now

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Because Latinos just do everything better. Including making one bottle of dish soap last for 157 years.

Artsy gringos stole the idea of “upcycling” from us. Don’t forget it.

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Watch, you see this shit pop up at a hipster coffee shop next week.

And selfie sticks? Pfft. We’ve been doing that forever.

#selfiestick #mexicaninventions #chihuahua #SelfieStickTaraumara ???? El compa se pasa de vivo ??

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Look at that sweet, sweet MySpace angle.

…Unfortunately, the same technology can also be used for evil.

Found this in Hawaii last week. #MexicanInventions ???

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Behold, the Nalgaburner 3000.

Here’s a classic: Why spend money on Tupperware or bowls?

Cuz that's how we roll lol ???#thingslatinosdo #sofrito #spanishthing

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Tried and true.

And why call a repair person when you can fix *basically* anything yourself?

Resourceful #Mexicans #MexicanosBeLike #MexicanProblems #Resourceful #MexicanInventions #FollowMe @egothecholo

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Spend that money on things that matter, like snacks and also more snacks.

Sometimes we take “a la plancha” literally.

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And did you know that adding air conditioning to your van is actually super easy?

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Yeah, we keep it ~cool.~

You want a drone? Make it yourself, obviously.

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Boom. Dale.

To make dish soap last longer, just add water. And mom magic.

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Mami knows best.

We can make a meal out of anything, really.

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Pan, jamón, el dedo más grande, caca…

And we figure, why walk when you can roll through like the boss you are?

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Literally don’t understand why a third of the tags for this says “problems” when all I see are solutions.

READ: 9 Ways to Use Vaporú to Cure More than Your Stubborn Cold

Gotta any other useful hacks we should know about? Can you make a car out of two paperclips and a battery? Let us know!

We Dare You To Get Through This Diego Luna Video About Moms Without Crying


We Dare You To Get Through This Diego Luna Video About Moms Without Crying

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In a video for the Mexican food brand FUD, Diego Luna tells us that all moms are liars. The video, made to commemorate Mexico’s Mother’s Day, shows all the kinds of lies moms tell us as we grow up. Let’s see if we can get through it without sobbing uncontrollably. Ready? Let’s go:

The video starts off with the little, tiny lies moms tell to make us feel better about ourselves.

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And the lies they tell with their faces.

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To the lies they tell themselves. Like that they really don’t mind getting up a little bit earlier (OK, a lot earlier) to take us to school.

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Or that they feel just fine.

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And that everything will be OK.

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(Wait, pause. Gonna need just a… Hmmphh. Ok. I’m good. We’re good. Moving on.)

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They lie to shield us from problems.

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And they lie so we won’t have to think about a world without them.

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They lie so that we can feel happy. And safe. 

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They lie because they love us.

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READ: 11 Very Important Questions Latinos Still Have For Our Moms

Tells us: did you make it through this without crying? Liar.

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