Buzz·Posted on Nov 10, 201427 Realities Of Growing Up With A Mexican DadYep, they watch novelas too.by Omar VillegasBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. They may not admit it, but they love watching telenovelas. H @hanniehanna My dad likes watching novelas when there's no soccer to watch 11:50 PM - 28 Mar 2013 Reply Retweet Favorite 2. They complain about how terrible Mexico's soccer team is doing. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com But they watch EVERY GAME. 3. They will adamantly refuse help when they set up a piñata at a party. Sophie @yeahhitssophie My dad doin the most for a pi༚ta 01:13 AM - 17 Nov 2013 Reply Retweet Favorite 4. They'll wear any T-shirt regardless of what brand it is or what logo is on it. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 5. They'll consider picking up stuff that people leave on the curb. jasoneppink / Creative Commons "Nomas necesita una limpiadita." 6. No boxer will ever compare to this guy: The Ring Magazine / Getty Images "No, ese Canelo no sirve 'pa nada." 7. They've got one of these in their closet: caballobronco.com 8. Or these: View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 9. Or these: jrpwesternproducts.com 10. Even if they're goofballs, they get super serious when their daughters bring a boy home. 7/5 @_ItsEsmeralda "@nakiachyanne: crying😂😂😂😂 “@princessstacy_: #MexicanDadsBeLike 😂😂 ”" AKA my dad  03:28 PM - 28 Sep 2013 Reply Retweet Favorite 11. Don't even think about getting close to the grill when they're grilling carne asada. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 12. They don't believe in taking a six-pack to a party. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 13. They've got a stash of chiles de arbol ready for every meal. Gloria Cabada-Leman 14. They're not into showing much emotion... View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 15. ... Until a Chente song comes on. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Then the tears begin to flow. 16. They will NOT let go of their mustaches... View this photo on Instagram instagram.com ... and if they did shave it off, they mourned for days. 17. They'll tell you not to waste money on a mechanic because they can fix anything. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com 18. This is their idea of a fast food restaurant: mmm-yoso / Creative Commons 19. When they come back from Mexico, they bring back nothing but cheese. Omar Villegas / Buzzfeed That's only gonna last a month. 20. They gave you a little taste of beer when you were a kid. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 21. They've also got a stash of '80s "sexicomedias." Frontera Films Frontera Films Frontera Films 22. They're not up on the fact that there are more underwear options than "tighty whities." forum.bodybuilding.com 23. They still believe this is the #1 hangover cure. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 24. They're born in Mexico but love wearing USA socks. socks4life.com 25. Their wallets were made for more than just cash. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 26. They'll tell you to tuck in your shirt because otherwise you'll "look like a cholo." Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com "Adónde vas en esas fachas?" 27. They've sacrificed a lot so you wouldn't have to... View this photo on Instagram instagram.com And that's why you love and appreciate your dad for everything they've done.