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Cooley High inspired this Question

The thought of what if...?

What if we knew that today's technology would bring back memories so real we could almost touch them all over again?   The other night I was watching a well known African American Classic "Cooley High."  I remembered when the movie first appeared in the theaters, the story of two friends,  one destined for glory and the other intelligent but living for the day.  For the teens of my generation, having lived in a big city in Los Angeles we related to their good times and their struggles.  Mostly, the story was about a memory written, documented and shared.  When one of the main characters was killed, we empathized, felt the pain, relived the memory with the author.

Fortunately, in real life the main characters are still alive and well. Using today's technology, I wiki'd on my tablet Cooley High to see what happened to the actor who played Cochise (Lawrence Hilton Jacobs).  Like all things in movies, he went on to appear in many more roles. …

Alberto's Tamales & We went back for more...

Picadillo picadillo
Elote corn

Res Con Salsa Roja beef with red sauceChepil chepil Tamales Mexicanos $1.30 Each Verdes chicken w/ green sauceRojos pork w/ red sauceQueso C/ Jalapeno cheese w/ jalapenomole con pollo mole w/ chickenPina pineappleFresa strawberry

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