I came across this video today – a Costa Rican sideline reporter named Viviana Angulo at a soccer game getting a little…less than professional. It’s a faux-pas at the best of times for a reporter to ask an athlete for an autograph. But asking for one on her bare ass? That’s…unusual.
This reminds me a lot of Mexican TV sideline reporter Ines Sainz, who was famously “harrassed” by players while working the sidelines at a New York Jets practice. (I say “harrassed” in quotation marks because the complaint was filed not by Sainz herself, but by some other lady who happened to be in the vicinity.) Sainz showed up to the Jets practice dressed like this:
So that’s what the Spanish-language sideline reporters are up to. Now, here’s what their English-language, North American counterparts are doing:
Their sideline reporters are in tube tops and tight jeans, and sometimes even less than that! Ours are in windbreakers and parkas. What gives, North America?