This is getting crazy!
Univision host Rodner Figueroa was fired for making a statement comparing Michelle Obama to a cast member from Planet of the Apes, but he says that's not why he was fired!
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According to a new lawsuit, Rodner says that the station was looking for a reason to get rid of him because he was trying to unionize the station to help Latinos there. He also claims he was illegally fired for these reasons, and that this is the reason he's being called a
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We were shocked when we heard Univision personality Rodner Figueroa's racist comments about Michelle Obama!
But at least two people weren't all that offended — the two that were right there when the comment was made!
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And Figueroa's El Gordo y La Flaca co-hosts Lili Estefan and Raul de Molina are staying by his side even after his firing.
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Teresita got such a kick out of this!!!
We had Momma Perez on as our special guest for our appearance yesterday on Univision's El Gordy Y La Flaca.
She LOVED it! Ha
How is Perez's Spanish???
Find out… after the jump!
We are so happy to be doing this regularly!
Stay tuned for much more!
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