When El Cucuy No Longer Works As a Scare Tactic
Defeat El Cucuy
When Mexican parents want to scare their kids straight, one of the old standbys is El Cucuy, a mysterious, evil boogeyman that is always ready to “get you” if you misbehave. During Eddie G!’s childhood, El Cucuy lurked around every corner, waiting for him to catch him in a “travesura.” Then Eddie G! found out it was all made up. Lame. Now, Eddie G! has a problem: his young nephew sees El Cucuy everywhere he goes. In an attempt to break the cycle of fear, Eddie G! tells his nephew there’s a way to defeat El Cucuy. Will Eddie G!’s nephew free himself of fear or will things only get worse?