Holy sh*t, Juan Gabriel has a secret son — like, for realz

By Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Last night Primer Impacto nearly killed me twice. First, physically; I was eating a bowl of corn chips with Valentina hot sauce and lime — these Mexican habits of mine — and I almost choked on a handful of them when they broadcasted a preview of El hijo secreto de Juan Gabriel, a exclusive interview with a ...

I have always depended on the goodwill of strangers

By Tuesday, September 6, 2016

In the late ‘90s, many years after working as a farmworker, dishwasher, and ice cream peddler, I finally developed the kind of work experience and self-esteem that pushed me to apply for my dream job: Assistant Manager at the local Goodwill. “It’s the perfect job,” I used to think, since the store could easily provide ...