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11 Things We Think Happen In A Machista Latino Culture, But Don’t – Because Women Run The Show

Men are the ones wearing los pantalones in Latino households, right? Not quite. As much as they love to think so, and even brag about it, there is plenty of proof las mujeres are running it.

Guess who handles the finances?

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Mom – even if daddy is the one bringing home the bacon.

Dad always turns to mom for advice.

Women chose which social engagements they attend as a couple.

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Some men couldn’t decide if their life depended on it.

You always spend major holidays with mom’s side of the family.

She also decides what the family eats.

Novelas > fútbol.

Mom filters who’s allowed in the house.

She’s even the one to approve or disapprove of your significant other.

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Dad no se mete.

Mami sets up curfew.

“Go ask your mom.”

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Because she always has the last word.

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