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One Cheer for De Luna

Our annual self-parody, the DeLuna Festival, never fails to bring a smile. One thing you have to give them: with the (mostly) all-white celebration of a failed conquistador and the pairing of a middle-aged DeLuna with a pretty young queen, … Continue reading

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“de Loony”

We mark each year here with private drinking parties reenacting the landing of Don Tristan Deluna.  We make no mention of his many failures nor the fact of bringing along 100 black slaves, spreading disease and fostering starvation while gold … Continue reading

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