The first wave of major changes to Telemundo came on August 11, 1997, when the network revamped its prime time schedule by cutting an hour of its prime time telenovela lineup; concurrently, local newscasts on the network's owned-and-operated and affiliate stations were moved an hour earlier to p.m.
These stations joined KVEA (channel 52) in Los Angeles, run by its general manager and part-owner Joe Wallach, in 1985.
Once we moved past the condescending hug and pat on the head—the “it’s understandable because you’re only a woman” routine, as a culture we sort of stopped validating feelings altogether.
When we know we are not alone, that we aren’t failing at life because we’re upset, that our feelings don’t signify some deficiency, that we’re not stupid or wrong for feeling, emotions are much easier to cope with.
Telemundo is headquartered in the Miami suburb of Hialeah, Florida, and has 1,900 employees worldwide.
The Telemundo brand traces back to the sign-on of WKAQ-TV (channel 2) in San Juan, Puerto Rico on March 28, 1954, which was founded by Ángel Ramos – owner of Puerto Rico's main newspaper at the time, El Mundo, and the U.
When the man offers his observation and suggested solution, he is not validating the way the woman feels, but trying to change her feelings to solve the problem.
Historically women have been better at recognizing and expressing their feelings, but validation has never been easy.
This ironically made Ninoy a “hero” and Marcos a “knave” especially to the Malaysians, the British and so many naive and unthinking Filipinos, who had no appreciation of the paramount national interest involved.
Marcos warning Marcos, through his Defense Secretary, Juan Ponce Enrile, had tried to dissuade him from coming home, citing a reported security threat, which the government was apparently still trying to ascertain.
There are various levels of validation to be used depending on the situation.
The man in the video says, “that must be hard,” which is an appropriate level of validation for the situation.