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A Politician Walks Into King Taco ... A Look At The Political Term 'Hispandering'

It wouldn't be an election without a good, old-fashioned, racially charged pun.

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Lacey Williams (from left), Mary Espinosa, Jaime Villegas, Armando Cruz Martinez and Elisa Benitez talk inside the offices of the Latin American Coalition in Charlotte, N.C. According to a 2011 Pew Hispanic report, the median age of Latinos in North Carolina is 24. Andy McMillan for NPR hide caption

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11-Year-Old Keeps Singing In Face Of Hate

Sebastien de la Cruz sang the national anthem at a second game of the NBA Finals after his first performance spurred a flurry of racist tweets.

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