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I Am Mexican

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    Proud - Growing-up, I used to be embarrassed to be Latina. I used to be embarrassed when my parents spoke to me in Spanish. I was embarrassed that my parents were very strict...
    SGE3 SGE3 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 10, 2013

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    That's right! I'm a Mexican and proud of it! Why? Because I do the jobs gringos don't want to! They don't want to paint their house a different color on the inside because they are...
    latinounico latinounico 22-25, M 4 Responses Mar 10

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    When I Found Out My Father Wasn't My Real Father - A couple of weeks before i turned 14 my mom had this guy friend that i used to see once in a while , i never really paid much...
    brittany022013 brittany022013 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 8, 2013

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    I am proud to be Mexican and it does not bother me if any judges we are all human beings and we are special in our own unique way
    CESARR7 CESARR7 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 17

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    Mexican Enough For You?? - I am what you would call a "green-eyed mexican". A light skinned chicana that never seems to fit in anywhere within her diverse heritage. ...
    lmj1058 lmj1058 26-30 14 Responses May 31, 2008

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    I Am Mexican , Italian , And White Haha Who's The Same Mix.?(:
    BabyKakez323 BabyKakez323 16-17, F 5 Responses Dec 26, 2013

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    The Difference Between Me And You. - My story, begins in Tijuana Mexico, where i was born, before coming to America. My dad owns 7 banks here in America, which pretty much puts me...
    stacielovesu stacielovesu 22-25, F 7 Responses Jul 7, 2013

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    MEXICANA - MY DAD (REST IN PEACE) AND MY MOM WERE BOTH BOR N IN MEXICO, THEY CAME TO THIS COUNTRY IN 1980 FOR LA CIUDAD DE MEXICO.  A COUPLE OF YEARS LATER MY BROTHERS AND I...
    Marquez Marquez 21-25, F Mar 15, 2008

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    Love Being Mexican - I was born in Mexicali but moved to the US when I was you young. Grew up with mostly white people so you know how that goes. Only a few Mexicans around. But I...
    kap2697 kap2697 18-21, F 15 Responses Nov 12, 2013

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    And proud of it! :). :)
    Lionessalexah Lionessalexah 36-40, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Mexican American, I'm a mutt lol but I don't speak Spanish what so ever
    ocmomof4 ocmomof4 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 14

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    Sangre Mexicana - I am very proud of my heritage. I have Mexican blood traveling through my veins. I was born in California and now reside in Phoenix, AZ. Like most families, I...
    philims philims 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 24, 2008

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    Proud To Be Mexican! - I think I'm about 75% Mexican. My dad is 100% and my mom is 25%. My whole life, I was taught to be proud of my culture. Honestly, I couldn't be more proud of...
    EmylovesBen EmylovesBen 18-21, F 8 Responses Nov 25, 2011

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    DNA Will Always Be There. - I have lived in US for 97% of my life. I am an American. Funny how your DNA keeps reminding you where you came from. I am happy I was born where I was...
    RogieDog77 RogieDog77 36-40, M Sep 2, 2013

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    De Jalisco ;) viva la raza!
    lelianaisawesome lelianaisawesome 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 11

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    I Love Mexicans. The End - I loveeeeeeee Mexicans! Mexican girls, Mexican guys omgggg especially when they speak Spanish in bed hot damn ;) I however am black-white and puerto...
    HislilMeatball HislilMeatball 18-21 2 Responses Jun 12, 2013

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    Yep but I'm rather pale for one:3
    Harbinger96 Harbinger96 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 10

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    Mexican All The Way! - Where them Mexicans at? (;
    beatuifulsoul24 beatuifulsoul24 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 5, 2013

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    .... - I am Mexican, Born and raised in California Both my parents came here illegally when there were young to give my two older brothers and there future kids a better life that...
    kinkyjazmin kinkyjazmin 18-21, F 9 Responses May 20, 2010

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    Real Background - so, all i know is that i was born in Mexico. i wish i knew about my ancestry and stuff. because i don't know if i am fully Mexican. i don't know anything from...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 15, 2013

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    Hola Gente - Oigan quien rayos puso el logo de Hello Kitty? No lo pueden cambiar por no se la bandera de mexico, un aguila, o unos malditos tacos siquiera? Neta me causa problema...
    Sagata Sagata 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 13, 2013

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    Both of my biological parents were Mexican and on my moms side she had Apache. I was adopted by natives and raised Native so i wasn't raised in a Spanish speaking home. I kind of...
    cillasavage cillasavage 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 10, 2013

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    What's that line in Selena? You know, where the dad is saying something like "being Mexican-American is the hardest thing" And he was right. I always feel so "American" when Im in...
    Marisol818 Marisol818 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 3

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    I Hope There's More People That Are Proud - I live in a small town in Tennessee. You don't see very many Mexicans here, and when you do, they're not proud of it. There's a Mexican...
    TheIndieKid TheIndieKid 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 22, 2012

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    Proud To Be Mexican - I was born Mexican and I will die Mexican. There are times people confuse me for other races based on my appearance. My mom and dad are true Mexicans than I...
    fun279 fun279 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 15, 2013

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    I hate it when my people think they're better than others. I mean everybody is in the same level. Just because they know something better than others, doesn't mean they're stupid...
    jeidy jeidy 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 20

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    I'm mexican and I love eating :p
    Silverlights2 Silverlights2 13-15, M Jan 25

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    I am mexican but look white but the logo looks pretty chunti thoe with that hello kitty ****
    fredo354 fredo354 18-21, M Feb 6

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    Proud Latina - i feel proud to see on blogs wen ppl say "IM MEXICAN N IDC WHO KNOWS IT " "I AM PROUD LATINA DONT EVER DISGRACE UR RACE FROM HIDING WHO U TRULY ARE YES UR BROWN YES...
    write4voice write4voice 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 3, 2012

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    Why is the picture for ' I am Mexican' a picture of hello kitty?!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 8

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    Proud Chicana! - I'm actually half white and half Mexican. My dad is from Muzquiz, Coahuila in Mexico. My mom is white, but on her side of the family there is a mixture of Irish...
    ConfusedLittleGirl ConfusedLittleGirl 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 13, 2013

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    I'm Mexican and proud but I hate it when people think that all Mexicans are the same. Everyone is so surprised when I tell them when I don't like hot sauce that much xD They ask if...
    hopesanddreams14 hopesanddreams14 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 1

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    Being A Mexican. - I was raised around Mexicans. My parents spoke Spanish along with my brothers, my cousins, my aunts, my uncles, almost everyone except for my nephews and nieces...
    latinounico latinounico 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 26, 2013

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    I'm Mexican I'm 14 years old
    Wendyx3 Wendyx3 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 6

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    My Story - I am mexican. born in mexico, guadalajara mx. to be exact.. came to the US when i was about 1 year old. Dont remember too much but do remember the yearly trips our...
    hopeimfree hopeimfree 36-40, M 5 Responses Feb 2, 2012

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    I Am A Mexican In Mexico. - I am a Mexican living in Mexico for 55 years. I lived in the center of the mexican territory and was born in the border with the US. I have been in the...
    caladude caladude 51-55, M 5 Responses Oct 8, 2010

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    Full Mexican ! - I consider myslef mexican because both my parents are mexican my mons from colima,Mansanillo & my dads from Michoacan . Love being mexican & proud of it!
    cyndyarcia1 cyndyarcia1 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 8, 2013

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    Stereotypers of Mexicans - When people hear that I am Mexican, they look at me with surprise. In their minds, they are realizing that their stereotypes that the media in the US...
    realitychallenged realitychallenged 16-17, F 13 Responses Mar 21, 2008

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    Mexican is not a race. Mexicans are Native American, A mix of Native American and Spanish. A mix of Spanish and other European races and Sometimes French. The Spanish themselves...
    unAmigo unAmigo 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 27

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    Summers In Mexico - I'm half Mexican but I don't speak Spanish (my dad's choice) and I don't really look it. I was born and raised in California, although when I was younger and...
    salaciouslyyours salaciouslyyours 26-30, F 6 Responses Sep 29, 2013

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    It's just something about my culture that I love. I love the music and most importantly the food ❤️. Speaking Spanish,being bilingual, and multicultural in America is a...
    alexandra2014 alexandra2014 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 7, 2013

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    100% - Both of my parents emigrated from Mexico, and I was born here when they got married young. I'm very proud of my heritage, though I'm not so crazy about really spicy salsa...
    PuckishRogue PuckishRogue 18-21, F Sep 27, 2013

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    Being mexican doesn't mean being illegal. Most white people look at Mexican Americans and think we are all lazy or are in a gang while we abuse the government. If anyone has half a...
    alynnaprice alynnaprice 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 12

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    Please Give Me Insight - How do you feel Americans treat you?
    Lenina1 Lenina1 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 27, 2012

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    I go crazy for Latinos!!! The food the language and the parties I'm gonna marry one!!!!
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    Lupita is a real inspiration to me, a beautiful, bright, well mannered African queen. Can't get enough of her. But it's funny how many Mexicans all of a sudden are so wrapped up...
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    An Irishman, a Mexican and a blonde guy were doing construction work on scaffolding on the 20th floor of a building. They were eating lunch and the Irishman said: "Corned beef and...
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