In this June 22, 2014 file photo, Rodner Figueroa accepts the award for outstanding daytime talent in Spanish for “El Gordo y la Flaca” at the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Figueroa was fired from Univision after saying that Michelle Obama looks like someone from the cast of "Planet of the Apes."
In this June 22, 2014 file photo, Rodner Figueroa accepts the award for outstanding daytime talent in Spanish for “El Gordo y la Flaca” at the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Figueroa was fired from Univision after saying that Michelle Obama looks like someone from the cast of "Planet of the Apes." Chris Pizzello Invision/Associated Press
In this June 22, 2014 file photo, Rodner Figueroa accepts the award for outstanding daytime talent in Spanish for “El Gordo y la Flaca” at the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Figueroa was fired from Univision after saying that Michelle Obama looks like someone from the cast of "Planet of the Apes." Chris Pizzello Invision/Associated Press

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