What is, for you, the news of the year? During these last twelve months we have told thousands of stories. All this through endless articles, interviews and reports in a year marked by COVID-19, the La Palma volcano and sporting events such as the European Championship or the Olympic Games in Japan. For that same reason, we wanted to summarize the year in the articles that most interested you in 2021. Did you know which was the most successful news of the month of February?
Mónica Carrillo: “Before each newscast, I look at a spotlight and think about it”
Mara Torres’ interview with Mónica Carrillo in The lighthouse It was, without a doubt, one of the highlights of last February. Under the pseudonym Gala, the journalist and writer recalled on Cadena SER some of the most important moments and people in her life. Among them his grandmother, whom he considers the great beacon of his life. In fact, the journalist admits that she remembers a lot about her every day before each newscast.
The Valencian Community dawns under a layer of reddish sand due to a dry storm
The Valencian Community woke up last February lowor a layer of reddish dust that has been seen in the main cities of the community. All this as a result of a dry storm that occurred the previous morning, generating an unprecedented stamp in the history of the community. In statements to the SER, the delegate of the State Meteorological Agency in the Valencian Community, Jorge Tamayo, acknowledged that it was something “very extraordinary” of which there are no records by the agency. Although it is relatively common for mud storms to occur (there are at least two every year), it is not as common for dust to fall without being accompanied by rain, which is what has happened this time.
“What is the name of the presenter who looks like the corpse bride in choni?”: Mónica Carrillo returns the zasca
Anything can happen on Twitter. Once a message is published, it is at the mercy of the network and it is impossible to know who it will reach. That happened to the @aykrmela account, which on Saturday night asked on this social network for the name of “the presenter is from Antenna 3 that looks like the corpse bride in choni “. Tjust a minute after it was posted, the Twitter user had her answer. But not from just any person, but from your own Monica Carrillo,
“Is it official? I think I’ve messed it up”: Nadal’s slip at a press conference about his rival in the quarterfinals
The Spanish tennis player Rafa Nadal starred last February in an anecdote at a press conference that would later become one of the most outstanding moments of the tournament. After easily beating Fabio Fognini at the Australian Open, the Spaniard commented ahead of time that the Italian Matteo Berrettini was not going to play his match against the Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas due to injury. Something that had not been communicated by the organization itself, thus causing a highly commented moment. “Is it official that Berrettini has retired? I think I messed it up. “
Historic traffic jam on Mars: three spacecraft will land this week to explore the red planet
Every time we know more details about Mars. All this thanks to the roving robots that have landed on the surface of the red planet in recent years, who have helped us discover never-before-seen details about our neighbors. Last February there was an anecdotal event to say the least. And it is that, for the first time since there are records, three missions went to Mars in a space of just ten days apart.
George Holan is chief editor at Plainsmen Post and has articles published in many notable publications in the last decade.