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‘Nosotros Los Nobles’ Movie Shows Another Side of Mexico, the Fresa (aka Yuppie) Side

The literal translation of the Spanish word fresa is strawberry, but in Mexico it’s used to describe rich kids who wear fancy clothes and go to prep schools, basically the equivalent of a yuppie. Fresas have a very specific manner of expressing themselves. Imagine a Valley girl speaking Spanish and switch the word “like” with “osea” — that’s exactly how they sound.