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American snapshot: Lynwood


Photo by Leslie Berestein Rojas/KPCC

A bust of a former Mexican president outside a hip-hip store in Plaza Mexico

Perhaps it's a music store somewhere in Michoacán, home state of 1930s Mexican president Lázaro Cárdenas? No, it's in Plaza Mexico, the Mexican-themed, Korean-American-developed and owned shopping and entertainment complex in Lynwood, Calif. Only in Los Yunaites.