30 Greatest Sauced Up Cinco De Mayo Mexican Soccer Fans [Photos]
From our friends at Wikipedia:
Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for “fifth of May”) is a holiday held on May 5. It is celebrated nationwide in the United States and regionally in Mexico, primarily in the state of Puebla.The date is observed in the United States as a celebration of Mexican heritage and pride,and to commemorate the cause of freedom and democracy during the first years of the American Civil War.In the state of Puebla, the date is observed to commemorate the Mexican army’s unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza Seguín.Contrary to widespread popular belief, Cinco de Mayo is not Mexico’s Independence Day,the most important national patriotic holiday in Mexico, which occurs on September 16th.
Now that you’ve learned some knowledge to drop on the boys at the bar have fun perusing our gallery dedicated to this day of drinking tequila, eating chips & salsa and impressing your Mexican waitress with come on lines learned during high school Spanish.