Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Below is a video by ROCKETBOOM that explains the history behind Cinco de Mayo. As with any historical account, there are aspects missing and some bias, but this is about as good a video explanation as any that I could find on YouTube.

Enjoy the video and your Cinco de Mayo!

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3 responses to “Happy Cinco de Mayo!

  1. Pingback: Cinco De Mayo: Spanish For “Terrible Day”* « The Life and Times of Nathan Badley…

  2. Thanks for digging up that video! You inspired me to have my wife write about her Daddy for Cinco de Mayo. Keep doing great things!

    http://readheavily.com/2011/05/05/a-latin-american-daughter-reflects-on-meaning-of-cinco-de-mayo/

    • I am glad I was able to inspire you. Thank you for visiting my blog.

      I loved your wife’s post. It was really great to read something so inspiring and personal.

      Also, I love your blog and will be adding you to my blogroll! I look forward to reading future posts.

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