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Ask an old gringo about knife sharpening, a new college, Trump and things to like about Mexico

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There is a better way to sharpen your knife. Education can be expensive - for investors. The USA Presidential nomination process crosses the border - Not. How to gain wealth without working too hard. 'Tis the season to be juicy - Mangos and all the local drippings about a new hospital. Marvin West

Ask an old gringo about knife sharpening, a new college, Trump and things to like about Mexico Marvin West

There is a better way to sharpen your knife. Education can be expensive - for investors. The USA Presidential nomination proce... read more

Something for Nothing - A novel by Robert Richter Reviewed by James Tipton

Robert Richter’s new novel, Something for Nothing, is his third featuring Cotton Waters, ‘not your ordinary roving gringo... read more

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Swimming with whale sharks in Cancun: An underwater safari Pamela Dittmer McKuen

About 25 miles off Cancun's northeastern coast, past Isla Mujeres and far into the Caribbean waters, some of the largest known... read more

Mexico beauty and genius Marvin West

It has been said that beauty is where you see it and genius is all around, waiting to be identified. Beauty — Quinta Tesoro ... read more

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Mexico this month - July Tony Burton

Read about Mexico's important historical events that have occurred during the month of July.... read more

Mexico this month - June Tony Burton

Read about Mexico's important historical events that have occurred during the month of June.... read more

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Mexico finds new gold - with 4 wheels Marvin West

Mexico is now the North American leader in car assembly and export. The Mexico auto industry is booming, a stunning developmen... read more

Mexico berries are the "in" thing Marvin West

Corn was the crop of choice 17 years ago when we landed in Mexico, on the shores of Lake Chapala. Everybody who had a patch of... read more

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I Love Baja! Reviewed by James Tipton

The title of Mikel Miller's new book, I Love Baja!, was inspired by locals who again and again told him, "I love Baja!". These... read more

Easter in Mexico, Semana Santa and Pascua: a Mexican holiday resource page Index Page

For Mexico, the Easter holidays are a combination of Semana Santa (Holy Week — Palm Sunday to Easter Saturday) and Pascua (R... read more

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