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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for July 28, 2016!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for July 28, 2016!

Thursday, July 28, 2016  |  Staff

On this week's extra-Trumpy weekly Independent comics page: Red Meat enjoys the beach; Jen Sorenson helps keep America safe; The K Chronicles shares yet more of life's little victories; and This Modern World offers an in-depth Republican National Convention recap.

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Know Your Neighbors: Meet Nikhil Mehta, a Business Veteran and Desert Newcomer Who Wants to Make a Difference

Know Your Neighbors: Meet Nikhil Mehta, a Business Veteran and Desert Newcomer Who Wants to Make a Difference

Wednesday, July 27, 2016  |  Anita Rufus

Imagine coming to the desert to start a new small business, put down roots and make a mark—with no existing ties to the community.

That is the story of Nikhil Mehta, a native of New Delhi, India, who relocated to Rancho Mirage last year to start Home Care Assistance , supplying trained caregivers who o...

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Ask a Mexican: What Does the Word 'Cholo' Mean?

Ask a Mexican: What Does the Word 'Cholo' Mean?

Wednesday, July 27, 2016  |  Gustavo Arellano

Dear Mexican: The word “cholo” means “mixed race” or “mestizo.” So isn’t using “cholo” to refer to gangbangers or other delinquents racist?

I’m Cuban, but please don’t group me with idiots like Ted Cruz or Marco Rubio.

Cubiche Chula

Dear Pocha: There are multiple meanings of “cholo” we’re dealing with ...

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A Note From the Editor: Despite All of the Bad News, Many Things Are Actually Getting Better

A Note From the Editor: Despite All of the Bad News, Many Things Are Actually Getting Better

Tuesday, July 26, 2016  |  Jimmy Boegle

When we decided to put a story about police-involved killings on the cover of our July print edition , we had no idea that the month would be dominated by news about police-involved killings—and the killings of police.

Yet that’s exactly what happened. The deaths of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, La., ...

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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for July 21, 2016!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for July 21, 2016!

Thursday, July 21, 2016  |  Staff

On this week's completely non-plagiarized weekly Independent comics page: This Modern World looks at the Donald Trump news cycle; Jen Sorenson is relieved at what she sees regarding the new Ghostbusters ; The K Chronicles has an encounter with a friendly kitty; and Red Meat talks politics.

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Ask a Mexican: Do Mexican Doctors Play Cat Stevens Before Prostate Exams?

Ask a Mexican: Do Mexican Doctors Play Cat Stevens Before Prostate Exams?

Wednesday, July 20, 2016  |  Gustavo Arellano

Dear Mexican: Over the years, I’ve had several different American doctors digitally violate me to examine my old prostate. Before they examine me, they always play Cat Stevens music. It explains why old American men uniformly hate Cat Stevens.

I’m moving to Mexico soon, and I assume that my next annu...

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