1. Chocolate Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via taylorsaurusrexy.tumblr.com Thank you for discovering cocoa beans ancient Mesoamericans. There would be no chocolate cake without you. 2. Day Of The Dead David Sorich / Via Flickr: dsorich Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, is a national holiday celebrated in Mexico to celebrate the spirits of the deceased. There's lots of eating, partying, and sugar skulls! Who wouldn't want to join in? 3. Mariachi Bands Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via gabberpicnic.tumblr.com This dolphin loves the catchy music, and so should you. And c'mon! You gotta love their stylish uniforms. 4. Louis CK Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images Yes, he was born in Mexico and has dual citizenship there too. 5. Tacos David Roseborough / Via Flickr: d_space Need I say more? They're great for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snack time! 6. Color TVs Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via raffaroffa.tumblr.com Guillermo González Camarena was just 23 years old in 1940 when he submitted a patent for his color TV. Thank you for allowing us to watch reality shows in living color! 7. Mural Art Franco Folini / Via Flickr: livenature Diego Rivera was one of the leaders in the Mexican Mural Movement of the 1920s. This mural right here is a tribute to him, his wife Frida Kahlo, and other prominent people in Mexican history.Mural Artist: Hector Hescarraman, 1995 8. The Dollar Sign Symbol ($) Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via blog.mainstreethost.com Thank goodness, because we need more musician names like Ke$ha and A$AP Rocky. 9. Cinco de Mayo Paul Stein / Via Flickr: kapkap Everybody loves a good celebration, especially if it includes tacos! 10. Chihuahuas Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via andymcfierce.tumblr.com These adorable little pups were favored by the Toltec civilization in Mexico. It's probably because they are excellent dancers. 11. Botas Picudas Mexicanas obedms / Via Flickr: 14049132@N06 Otherwise known as Mexican Pointy Boots. Yes, these are all the rage in Mexico! The boots are closely associated to "tribal guarachero" music, and there are even dance troops that use the shoes in their uniform. 12. The Concept Of Zero Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via geofoberhaus.com The concept of zero was most likely devised by the Olmec, the first major civilization in Mexico. 13. And of course, Jarritos soda! View this video on YouTube Not only does Jarritos comes in all the colors of the rainbow, it tastes great too. Sweet!