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Cinco de Mayo: The True Story Is Hilariously Awkward for the MAGA Crowd

Cinco de Mayo celebrates the Mexican victory over the French in the First Battle of Puebla in 1862. The modern-day American celebration of Cinco de Mayo has its roots in a 1980s marketing campaign. The MAGA crowd is hilariously, and awkwardly, unaware of both. On May 5, 1862, more than 6,000 French soldiers faced off…