The good news is that a BUNCH of big Mexican food chains are giving away free tacos today. Except for Taco Bell . . . their Taco Day promotion is that they’re selling “gift sets” where you can pay $5 to buy four tacos for a friend.
Anyway, to keep you entertained from now until you start mainlining free tacos, here are some stats in honor of the holiday . . .
1. More than 95% of Americans say they like tacos . . . and 71% prefer tacos over burritos.
2. Three-quarters of us eat tacos at least once a month.
3. And the most popular taco meats are, in order: Carne asada . . . barbacoa . . . chicken . . . pork . . . and chorizo. The least popular meat? Lengua . . . also known as COW TONGUE.