By Matthew Stieglitz This past holiday season was one of great difficulty for my family. Two weeks before Christmas, our matriarch, my Abuela, fell and broke her hip, marking the second time in four years this has happened to her. Despite being in excellent physical condition for an eighty-one year old, her surgery and subsequent [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Telemundo'
January 31st, 2011 · 8 Comments
November 27th, 2009 · 9 Comments
Yesterday, I read this article on Lou Dobbs and his new Latino outreach effort since he has left CNN. A week ago Dobbs went to Telemundo for an interview with Maria Celeste and indicated that he now supports a plan to legalize millions of undocumented workers. He also told Latinos that he is one of [...]
April 22nd, 2008 · 4 Comments
Mirthala Salinas, Mayor Villaraigosa’s ex-girlfriend and former Telemundo reporter, sure doesn’t waste time hooking it up, as she has now told the press that she is engaged to an Israeli-born real estate agent, Yanni Raz. Last summer’s drama with the mayor still lingers in the minds of many. She also expressed regret for hurting the [...]
August 4th, 2007 · 4 Comments
Well, it has been about a month since Mayor Villaraigosa revealed to us his affair with Mirthala Salinas, and he still faces an onslaught of questions from the media wherever he goes. The latest happened yesterday at an event at the Port of Los Angeles, where he was to speak about Target’s cleaner burning trucks. A [...]
July 27th, 2007 · 5 Comments
The Los Angeles Times reports that NBC Universal is moving forward with a development plan that the City of Los Angeles must approve. As most of you know, NBC is the parent company of Telemundo, Mirthala’s employer. Villaraigosa has been supporting the project that will bring new homes and commercial space to the Universal City [...]
Telemundo narrows in on a decision regarding the position of Mirthala Salinas… where’s The Donald when you need him?
July 21st, 2007 · 3 Comments
The L.A. Times is reporting that the executives at Telemundo KVEA Channel 52 are close to deciding the fate of Mirthala Salinas as an anchor on their station. I think that they should just go ahead and fire her. She has lost her credibility to fairly represent herself and the stories that she reports. Her [...]
July 5th, 2007 · 8 Comments
Well, it looks as if Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has lived up to the Latin-lover stereotype and his old reputation by revealing to the public this week that he is involved in a relationship with Telemundo television anchor Mirthala Salinas. Raising issues of ethics in the media and questions of character, it seems that [...]