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POR QUE INFERNO?

Daddy Yankee (Ramon Ayala), a Puerto Rico native and prominent Latin hip-hop ('reggaeton') performer, has publicly endorsed GOP Presidential candidate John McCain, appearing with him at an Phoenix, Arizona high school rally.
http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-mccain26-2008aug26,0,4019667.story
http://newsroom.mtv.com/2008/08/25/daddy-yankee-endorses-john-mccain-too-bad-he-cant-vote-for-him/

Some general insight on Latino voting trends can be found here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hispanic_and_Latino_American_politics

Current U.S. Census statistics identify American Latinos as the largest minority group in the USA (http://www.census.gov/Press-Release/www/releases/archives/population/011910.html). That McCain has been openly attempting to make inroads with American Latinos and youth voters is laudable as it is transparent; but while the much-described "maverick" makes said appeals with star power via Daddy Yankee, it's important to no…

2008 Detroit Caribbean Festival!

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Detroit Caribbean Festival photos 2

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Detroit Caribbean Festival Photos part 1

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Detroit Peace Protest, 8-1-2008

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