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Beyond the Booth 014: Marques Wyatt & the ritual of self care

Beyond the Booth is a feature dedicated to the hidden side of artists that exists outside electronic music— a side rarely discussed with those outside their immediate circle. We venture “beyond the booth,” so to speak, and dive into their deepest passions that tie into their unique personalities. After some self-introspection, each participant then returns to […]

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RHA announces lineup as stunning as its location

RHA touched down in the scenic Puta Mita, Mexico in 2017. Soon after the close of its first edition, the nascent destination festival distinguished itself as one of the top of its class when it came to travelling and dance music. Boasting an impressive array of talent across the house and techno spectrum, RHA’s second […]

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A 60-second intro to Oaxacan food

Regional Mexican cuisine is, thankfully, beginning to break free of its overgeneralized reputation. A new set of ambitious, young chefs are calling attention to the regional variations within Mexican cooking, while the hard work of some pioneering U.S. restaurants are finally convincing diners that Mexican food isn’t…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Guillermo del Toro’s Behavior in his Father’s Kidnapping Makes Sam Nunberg Look Like a Wimp

Yesterday as Sam Nunberg made the talk-show rounds with his refusal to obey Robert Mueller’s subpoena to hand over his emails with Trump and various campaign aides, one excuse for his behavior rang out as the lamest of all. Towards the end of his appearance on The Beat with Ari Melber, he mentioned …Continue reading […]

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Mexico’s Volkswagen Beetles Don’t Know When To Quit

It’s been about six years since old-school Volkswagen Beetle taxis were made illegal in Mexico City, it’s been about 15 years since the last air-cooled Beetle rolled off the line, and a staggering 80 years since the basic design of the car was set. These cars shouldn’t still be doing anything, by any conventional,…Read more… […]

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Helicopter Crashes Into Field Killing 13 People On The Ground

A freak helicopter crash in Mexico killed 13 people Friday after they sought safety in a field following a 7.2 earthquake. The Associated Press reports a military helicopter surveying the damage from the earthquake crashed into a field of people who set up camp to avoid being inside should the shaking restart. Overall…Read more… Continue […]

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Ford Denies Your Next Fusion Will Be Made In China [UPDATED]

After Ford announced its new plan to slash costs and dump money into electrification earlier this year, changes are already starting to happen. EV production is moving to Mexico, the Flat Rock assembly plant will become an “AV center of excellence” and, allegedly, Fusion production will soon move to China, though Ford…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Boombox Cartel celebrate Día de los Muertos with heavy mix

Mexico natives Boombox Cartel do their due diligence when it comes to celebrating their country’s holidays.Their latest mix was the second in a new tradition of honoring Día de los Muertos by way of music — one they commenced the year prior when opting to contribute to the festivities in the celebratory way they’re known […]

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Mexico City’s ‘Beetleland’ Is Where The Unlicensed Volkswagen Beetle Cabs Still Thrive

The market, like nature, finds a way. Despite their ancient design, Volkswagen Beetles were famously still made in Mexico until 2003 and incredibly common as Mexico City taxi cabs until 2012. They’re illegal for cab use there now for being too unsafe, but the city’s Cuautepec area is plenty dangerous on its own.Read more… Continue […]

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T-Mobile Dials Back Major ‘Un-carrier’ Perk

After years of floundering, T-Mobile has become a real threat to Verizon and AT&T by offering options that the latter carriers didn’t. One of those options was the Mobile Without Borders plan that provided unlimited LTE data when customers traveled to Canada or Mexico. But now, the “Un-carrier” has announced the end…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Seth Troxler calls upon UMF Mexico headliners to pledge donations to hurricane relief

Good guy Seth Troxler has a request for fellow Ultra Music Festival Mexico headliners.The house and techno tastemaker called upon festival headliners to donate 10% of their artist fee to the earthquake relief efforts ongoing in Mexico, or alternatively, to match the amount that he is contributing to the initiative. He personally pledged $10,000, announcing his […]

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Don’t Get Scammed by Virtual Kidnappers: How 1 Mom’s Horrifying Experience Could Help Others 

When people think of someone being kidnapped and held for ransom, most people picture something out of a movie. A child is picked up off the streets and a phone call is made demanding money. But in this age of social media and internet scams, kidnapping has taken on new meaning. Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Don’t Get Scammed by Virtual Kidnappers: How 1 Mom’s Horrifying Experience Could Help Others 

When people think of someone being kidnapped and held for ransom, most people picture something out of a movie. A child is picked up off the streets and a phone call is made demanding money. But in this age of social media and internet scams, kidnapping has taken on new meaning. Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Don’t Get Scammed by Virtual Kidnappers: How 1 Mom’s Horrifying Experience Could Help Others 

When people think of someone being kidnapped and held for ransom, most people picture something out of a movie. A child is picked up off the streets and a phone call is made demanding money. But in this age of social media and internet scams, kidnapping has taken on new meaning. Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Ultra Mexico announces its inaugural phase one lineup

Ultra Music Festival has released the first lineup phase for its Mexico debut. Taking place October 6-7 in Mexico City’s expansive Foro Pegaso, the inaugural edition of the festival boasts three stages and an expected attendance of over 80,000.Ultra Mexico’s main stage will play host to a prominently Dutch bill, with Afrojack, Armin van Buuren, Dash Berlin, and Martin Garrix performing alongside Swedish superstar, […]

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