Illegal immigration is a pretty thorny issue right now, so the billboard above, done for a LA Spanish-language newscast, has some people really ticked off, as the “CA” has been intentionally crossed out and replaced with “Mexico.” The idea is meant to emphasize the newscast’s equal devotion to local news as well as news from Mexico. But some people see it as another sign (literally) that illegal immigrants are taking over America, and that breaking the law is being openly encouraged.
The line at the bottom reads “Your City. Your Team.”
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A Billboard That’s Getting Folks Muy Caliente
April 28, 2005 By