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So do you think we should still celebrate Cinco De Mayo, even though it's not an American Holiday?

I don't really care. I mean...I love Cinco De Mayo! The food is awsome! But with pepole being soooo touchy about this being "America" and everyone should speak English. Does that mean those who are part-whatever shouldn't celebrate Chinese New Year or Cinco de Mayo too?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:12 PM on May. 4, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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Answers (46)
  • Who the hell cares? Let people celebrate what they want and if you don't want to....DON'T! It's really that simple.

    Anon--I completely understand what you're saying. I will never understand why people refuse to learn a second or third, even fourth language. While learning Spanish, I have learned a lot about my own native language. I also know some French, Italian....would love to know Portuguese and I am starting to study Mandarin Chinese. People just use certain things as an excuse to not use their brain. Sure, people who move here should learn English to make their lives easier, but what do we lose by learning another language? Nothing...we only gain knowledge. Let the narrow minded be.....our children will succeed fruther.

    BridgetC140

    Answer by BridgetC140 at 11:03 PM on May. 4, 2010

  • Grow up and stop asking questions you would know the answer to if you had half a brain
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:13 PM on May. 4, 2010

  • There is no official language in the USA.

    Gailll

    Answer by Gailll at 7:14 PM on May. 4, 2010

  • There is in AZ..............ENGLISH
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:14 PM on May. 4, 2010

  • Yeah cinco de mayo is a good excuse to go drinking, but nobody thinks of the immigrant then.
    older

    Answer by older at 7:14 PM on May. 4, 2010

  • hahaha... shows how much you all know. cinco de mayo is and AMERICAN made holiday...the real day in mexico i believe is may first or something like that. but cinco de mayo was created here..not brought here....
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:17 PM on May. 4, 2010

  • I've never celabrated Cinco de Mayo, but it sounds like fun. I don't see anything wrong with people celebrating something that has to do with their heritage.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:18 PM on May. 4, 2010

  • I thought that in Mexico, it's a national holiday celebrating the defeat of the French at Puebla in 1862.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:20 PM on May. 4, 2010

  • You really should seek help, OP.

    Why should we not celebrate it?
    No different than celebrating Saint Patty day.
    Carpy

    Answer by Carpy at 7:21 PM on May. 4, 2010

  • I'm not the one bitchign about people who don't speak English carpy.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:22 PM on May. 4, 2010

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