Coffee & Headlines • August 1, 2020


Jalisco remains in the red zone, according to the federal stoplight (Vallarta Independiente)

Governor Enrique Alfaro along with other governors demand Hugo López-Gatell’s replacement for a ‘competent’ health authority (Heraldo de México)

López-Gatell acknowledges the demand respectfully, hoping to continue collaborating with them (Excelsior)

This opinion piece provides context about the kerfuffle between López-Gatell and the governors (El Universal)

Puerto Vallarta joins state-wide “we are together and we wear it properly” face mask campaign (Contralinea)

Jalisco’s Tourism Secretary hopes for better occupancy at local hotels during the month of August (Contralinea)

San Luis Potosí, another city that hopes to make face masks mandatory (Heraldo de México)

One of the YouTube influencers hired to promote Puerto Vallarta, was hired by the state of Guanajuato as well, but he won’t wear a face mask… (Excelsior)


Trump vs. TikTok, explained (Vox)

Do we really need a face mask with Bluetooth and its own app?

How about one with LEDs for the illegal parties we cannot attend?

Alan Parker, director of ‘Midnight Express,’ dies at 76 (PBS)

There is such a thing as a Tortilla Foundation!

I went back to Cha’ in Versalles and loved it, again! Here’s my original write-up.

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