Author Archives: Que Fregados

About Que Fregados

Que Fregados is a quirky look at little things that strike us funny in Laredo and the unique Latino culture. Suggestions and comments are welcome. You can also email to quefregados@gmail.com.

Trump Visits Laredo and Controversy Ensues

By: The County Reporter Common sense dictated that polarizing Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s visit to Laredo, Texas, on July 23, 2015, would not be void of controversy and the billionaire mogul’s “tour of the border” did not disappoint. Trouble … Continue reading

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Mass Migration (from Central America) and our Fed’s Response

June 4th has come and gone.  That was the date that a few of the Honduran women stated as the deadline for a supposed amnesty or program that they believed would allow them to stay in the United States.  I … Continue reading

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Crazy overcrowding over at Border Patrol and yet…

I’m tired.  As I sit here wondering when Bluehost will be done with my blog migration, I realize that I am thinking of such a minor insignificant nothing.  So yes, I am tired from the minor worries but I’m also … Continue reading

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Undergoing a few changes

Yes, readers (former readers), I am finally going to self-host and am migrating the blog.  A ver como sale.  Wish me luck!

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Mayor and Chief walk downtown

I’m posting in an effort to get Keyrose to keep writing at http://www.LaSanbe.com (because I do hope he keeps writing his blog and that today was really not his last day) – it isn’t just that but that this press release just … Continue reading

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Gringo Barrio Debuts Album

This was a neat little surprised that arrived in my inbox.  Gringo Barrio is introduced in the press release with the following: Gringo Barrio is proud to release their debut album of the same name at the iconic Stubb’s Bar-B-Q … Continue reading

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A tiny look at Voz de Niños

My first introduction for Voz de Niños was through its former director, Edgar Ricalde. His wonderful presentation at a Rotary meeting informed members of the key role played by CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) volunteers across the state. In Laredo, … Continue reading

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