And it was only a few weeks ago that they were all pretending to be Irish.
For today and tomorrow, Mexican-Americans in cities across the United States will have their own celebrations (like the one in Saint Paul, Minnesota, in the photo above). So what was once a minor holiday is now a really big deal, because it's a great excuse
The same thing happened to Chanukkah, except the Jews manage to keep that for themselves. Well played, sons of Israel, well played.