May 5, 2007
• It is illegal for Mexican publications to use the Spanish word for "squalor" in any paragraph in which Mexico City is mentioned.
• In the past 50 years, 19 people have died diving off the famous cliff near Acapulco. Eighteen of them were legally intoxicated when they dove.
• The Spanish Inquisition (unexpectedly) had a branch office in Cancun.
• There are approximately 250,000 Mexicans who trace their lineage to the Conquistadors.
• When he was feeling writer's block Warren Zevon would to rent a cheap hotel room in Tijuana and drink Mescal and wait for inspiration.