“For any Olympic athlete, it’s a tremendous honor to be selected as a your country’s flag-bearer – but sometimes being thrust into the national spotlight can have unintended consequences. In the case of Puerto Rican wrestler and Olympic silver medalist Jaime Espinal, it was his status as a Dominican-born immigrant that caused for some unfortunate […]
“Anybody who thinks tennis players don’t care about Olympic medals did not see Miami’s Monica Puig hunched over on her knees Saturday night, sobbing on the court after upsetting Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber of Germany 6-4, 4-6, 6-1 to win the first gold medal in any sport for her native Puerto Rico.” (story via […]
Meet the Badass 16-Year-Old Boriqua rapping the U.S at the Olympics! She is the first U.S latina to make the team since 1984.Learn more about her HERE! (via Carolina Moreno @ Huffington post) And on top of it all she winked at the judges before the start of her routine! That’s when america truly felling […]
Meli talks to the Three Amigos of RIO 2 , Jamie Foxx, George Lopez, Tracy Morgan, as well as the always wonderful Rodrigo Santoro, Jemaine Clement & Kristin Chenoweth. This is star packed and very fun!
Mel has the inside scoop on RIO 2. The world premiere was in Miami and Mel was there to chat with the cast of the movie…. This week will be the week of RIO 2 on gen ñ and we are starting with this little tease…. Tomorrow Rodrigo Santoro to kick off the week…