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.

When everyone takes your flower vases… #latinosbelike #dmvlatinos #salvisbelike Damn we some creative mofos ???

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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.

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