Stripping Down and Lightening Up
Have you heard about baseball player Sammy Sosa getting whiter with age? El pobre is getting lots of press and blog space for his face, which is mucho shades lighter than the face he was born with. He says he is doing skin rejuvenation and he has said he was using a bleaching creme to soften his cutis. Heh, whatever, Sammy. George Lopez took a fun crack at Sosa’s new look, with a skit about a Sammy Sosa Light Beer: “Same great Sammy, a third less ethnic.”
Young Latina actress Christian Serratos of the insanely popular Twilight Saga, is the latest celebrity to strip down for the sake of saving the animals. Click over to the PETA page to see a video of why she did it, and caution, there are some sad and scary animal abuse images in the short clip.
And here is someone you probably don’t want to see naked: Lou Dobbs. The CNN anchor quit his show and the news network last night. Latinos and liberals everywhere are celebrating. If you’ve missed it, check out the Chicago Now Chicanisima blog, among several hundred news and blog posts out there. Dobbs used to call himself “Mr. Independent,” but that title just wasn’t working for him lately. We’re wondering if he is going to be a certain former Alaska governor’s future running mate?