It's a holiday that many already thought was appropriated by breweries, liquor companies and bars. So does that mean Duhamel is trying his own thing with the Cinco de Mayo lime drop? He also described the Battle of Puebla - the Mexican victory over the French which the holiday celebrates - as "a day defined by courage and sacrifice in the defense of freedom".
Yazmin Irazoqui Ruiz of Albuquerque, New Mexico, says participants may eat Mexican food for a day but aren't helping immigrants who feel under attack.
According to Grubhub, certain types of tacos enjoy a bigger Cinco de Mayo surge than others, with barbacoa soft tacos orders in the lead, seeing a 954 percent spike in orders across America on Cinco de Mayo.
Many Mexican-American leaders took note of downgraded celebration.
In lieu of a celebration hosted by the President, Vice President Mike Pence hosted an intimate get-together on Thursday in the Indian Treaty Room, where he spoke glowingly of Mexico and Mexican-Americans. "The president has made the Latino community a priority and we always will".
Today, Cinco de Mayo has become more of an American holiday than a Mexican one.
Last year, then candidate Trump celebrated Cinco de Mayo rather characteristically: through social media and with a dash of self-promotion.
Alex Hider is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk.
In the fourth quarter the core PCE rose at just a 1.3 percent rate, so the year-over-year change is still just 1.7 percent. Meanwhile, business investment got a jolt from a record increase in spending on oil and gas exploration.
In 2010, Israel announced its intent to build homes in East Jerusalem during a visit by then-US Vice President Joe Biden. Jerusalem Day, which celebrates the reunification of the city 50 years ago, will begin the evening of May 23.
Ramos-Vinolas eliminated Murray in the third round in Monte Carlo despite trailing 4-0 in the deciding set. Murray was originally going to skip the Barcelona Open but chose to play after that loss to Ramos-Vinolas.
Jody Hice, R-Monroe, derided the Johnson amendment Thursday in a speech before the Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Baylor called that "sort of self-evident", rather than the kind of shift in policy his organization is advocating.
The listing suggested that Darksiders 3 was a real thing and that an official announcement might come soon. The game's lead is a character named Fury, who is one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.
Also, as the documentary features Prince Harry and Prince William , fans of the British monarchy will especially want to watch. The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry have spoken openly about their mother and her influence in a new ITV documentary .
Both Labour and the Conservatives had five councillors elected, with the result for the Tories up four on five years ago. Votes will be tallied at count centres across Scotland on Friday, with results expected from around lunchtime onwards.
Klitschko regained his feet on wobbly legs, but he was on the canvas again within seconds after taking a four punch combination. Joshua stopped Klitschko in the 11th round after both boxers suffered knock-downs during the Wembley thriller.
They have been behind in games for 20 hours and 20 minutes this season, more than any other Premier League side. Sunderland have not won at home since 17 December, and I can not see that run ending against Bournemouth .
An earlier leak claimed that the OnePlus 5 will feature 8 GB of RAM , which is unprecedented in the smartphone industry's history. A supposed screenshot posted on Slashleaks shows specs that include 128GB of storage alongside not 6GB of RAM , but 8GB of RAM .
Perhaps more impressive, he has failed to hit safely in just two of the Orioles' 17 games. "That's not how you do that, man. There's a four-game set starting May 1 between these two at Fenway Park, and the reset button should be hit before then.
What ruined Toronto last season was Cleveland's small ball line up which caused issues for the Raptors on both ends of the floor. James notched another 30-point, 10-rebound performance and played to the crowd during one of the Cavaliers third quarter runs.
Puerto Rico hit with 1st lawsuit from bondholders
Supplementing the Petition is a "Statement of Oversight Board In Connection with PROMESA Title III Petition" (the "Statement"). The crisis has prompted almost 450,000 Puerto Ricans to leave the island for the US mainland in the past decade.
New DotA2 Battle Pass Adds Game's First Co-Op Campaign
The missions are part of a campaign called Siltbreaker , which is broken into two acts and will be released separately this year. Shedding away its hard player vs. player exterior, Dota 2 is opening up an entirely new avenue of gameplay for Dota players.
Memorial Service, March To Honor Fallen Police Officers
In Harrisburg, a ceremony was held for 23-year-old Trooper Landon Weaver, who was shot and killed in the line of duty December 30. The ceremony allows active and retired troopers to remember those before them who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty.
The Division's free weekend starts today
If you've been wanting to try Tom Clancy's The Division before you buy, this weekend is your best chance. For more info on the free weekend, check out this news post .
Samsung Galaxy S8+ sales to outperform Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung has said preorder sales for the highly anticipated smartphone were higher than those of its earlier model, the Galaxy S7. In this Samsung support thread , various users noted that their S8 won't charge wirelessly with older wireless charging pads.
At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider
Trump made it abundantly clear that he was relieved to miss the White House Correspondents' Dinner throughout his speech. Trump listed what he said were some of his key early accomplishments, including the successful confirmation to the U.S.
Blue Jays Activate Aaron Sanchez
Both Tulowitzki and Donaldson, will head to the Blue Jays practice facility in Florida to continue their rehab. Severino has looked good and if falters I prefer the NY bats and hopefully both are at their best...
'Happy Days' Star Erin Moran Cause of Death Confirmed
The sheriff's department that covers her hometown of New Salisbury, Ind. issued a statement about the cancer determination. Moran also jumped on the reality TV bandwagon, doing a season of VH1's weight-loss show Celebrity Fit Club in 2008.
Jabrill Peppers selected by Cleveland Browns at No. 25
The Chiefs traded up 17 spots to No. 10 to get Patrick Mahomes II, who had 5,052 yards and 41 touchdowns a year ago at Texas Tech. It's nearly a tradition now to have NFL draft picks throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Major League Baseball games.
Microsoft's quarterly Surface sales sink
Questions about Microsoft Azure and associated cloud services dominated Microsoft's financial results call yesterday afternoon. It now amounts to $6.8 billion as compared to $6.1 billion revenue it reported in the same quarter previous year.