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Dorilocos – Gastro Obscura

At last, a street snack that brings together Doritos, veggies, pickled pig skin, and gummies. Walking through Mexico City’s Bosque de Chapultepec, one of the largest city parks in the Western Hemisphere, you’ll see many vendors with hand-painted signs advertising Dorilocos (“crazy Doritos”), a relatively new Mexican street treat. A snack of …

Mexico finds Flayed god temple; priests wore skins of dead

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican experts have found the first temple of the Flayed Lord, a pre-Hispanic fertility god depicted as a skinned human corpse, authorities said Wednesday. Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History said the find was made during recent excavations of Popoloca Indian ruins in the central …