Coffee & Headlines • January 16, 2023

From today’s broadcast:


New federal laws governing tobacco smoking come into effect.

Smoking is no longer allowed on the beach.

Stores can no longer display cigarettes or other tobacco products.

Needless to say, CANIRAC—the restaurant association—is not having it.

Basilio Badillo is closed to vehicular traffic.

Beach vendors, unhappy with new permit renewal procedures.


Is your favorite non-profit organization properly registered with the Mexican government?

Mexican wine gets an official commemorative day.

LISTEN: Can you believe they turned this popular American movie theme into a cumbia?

The cat’s out of the bag! My ‘Adventures in Vernacular Spanish’ lecture is coming up.

REMINDER: Our Winter Meet & Greet will be on January 20 at Whiskey Kitchen, and the wonderful Amy Armstrong will be playing live!

REMINDER: We’re going to enjoy Amy Armstrong’s ‘Ouid’ ode to cannabis on Saturday, January 21! Get your tickets soon!


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