Read a Q&A with Varela on the Jamaica Plain Patch site.

Julio Ricardo Varela is considered one of the most creative and influential voices in the "Latinosphere." He's the brains behind Latino Rebels, an online destination covering everything from sports and politics to music and viral video. Varela was born in Puerto Rico and now lives in Milton, MA.

Guest host Marcela Garcia spoke with Varela about starting Latino Rebels.