#mitúVOICE

Here’s a Breakdown of Every Type of Tío Latino that Exists

No family is complete with out these crazy tíos.

El Borracho

RMF!! #tioborracho

A photo posted by ♥LaLa♥ (@oddd_ball) on

Credit: @oddd_ball / Instagram

He’s also the one who sings rancheras with the mariachi.

The One Who’s Overly Nice

Te extrañaba tantoo tioo gracias por tu vicita #tio #de #rio #gallegos

A photo posted by anto (@ciraudoantonela) on

Credit: @ciraudoantonela / Instagram

He gives the creepiest hugs.

The Cool One

Los polentas! Feliz cumple Tio querido! #Tio #sobrino #LosPolentas #Pacin #Pompa

A photo posted by Valentin Pompa (@valentinpompa) on

Credit: @valentinpaloma / Instagram

He’s more like an older brother.

READ: Here’s a Breakdown of Every Type of Tía Latina That Exists

And the Not So-Cool One

tumblr_mipgn11dY31qlhqe5o1_250
Credit: George Lopez Show / ABC / msquartermaine / Tumblr

He gives you sh*t for everything… because he had beef with your dad.

The Eternal Bachelor

tumblr_nupuabO4971sbgz4yo1_500
Credit: gasp0ne / Tumblr

He’s always trying to see what’s up with your friends. Creep.

The One Who’s Only Said Three Words to You Your Whole Life

Con el gran Tuca Ferreti…. #throwbackthursday #tbt #tuca #ferreti #futbol #soccer #pasion #bigoton

A photo posted by Luisyto (@luisyto83) on

Credit: @luisyto83 / Instagram

Mij0, feliz cumpleaños.

Then There’s the Funny One

#Tio #Barriguitas #pregnant #28semanas #weekend

A photo posted by Dani'Inc (@daniielainciiarte) on

Credit: @daniielainciiarte / Instagram

His jokes are worse than your dad’s.

READ: If You’re Latina, You Have These 14 Types of Primas

Your Second Dad

https://www.instagram.com/p/-JwlvfL603/?tagged=tio

Credit: @ocampocatalina / Instagram

He’s had your back since day one.

The One Who Thinks He’s a Financial Advisor

tumblr_nrjoosBC9Y1qz5q5oo6_r1_400
Credit: mudwerks / Tumblr

Always nagging to your parents about why they spent so much money on their house, car and even your tuition. Chill out tío, it ain’t your money.

The One Who Looks Nothing Like the Rest of Your Uncles

Credit: @renan_shida / Instagram

Y esos ojazos, ¿de dónde salieron?

El Rancherito

tumblr_npkam2O2yl1u7099qo6_1280
Credit: javiertorresmx / Tumblr

He’s so in touch with his roots.

READ: 7 Rancheras that Bring Out Your Tío’s Inner Chente at Family Parties

The One Who Scares All Your Boyfriends

tumblr_nd3vo7y1V81rcj5teo1_500
Credit: valerievee2323 / Tumblr

But he only wants what’s best for you.

The One Who Inspires You

Parabéns Meu Tio ! Mister Fashion Sergipe 2016 , Representou, Sucesso ! #MisterFashionSergipe2016 #Tio #Tmj

A photo posted by Adrian Paixão (@adrian_paaixao) on

Credit: @adrian_paaixao / Instagram

He’s always pushing you to do your best by setting the example.

Which type of tío is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below and don’t forget to click the share button below!

Notice any needed corrections? Please email us at corrections@wearemitu.com

A Doorbell Camera Captured The Terrifying Moment A Neighbor Saved A Family From Their burning home

Things That Matter

A Doorbell Camera Captured The Terrifying Moment A Neighbor Saved A Family From Their burning home

braclark / Getty

A family from Arizona has tragically been without a home since New Year’s Day. Fortunately, however, thanks to the swift efforts of a neighbor, they still have each other.

On New Year’s Day, the Salgado family was asleep in their home in Avondale, Arizona when they heard a frantic knock at their door. Nicole Salgado’s husband, who lived in the home with their children, opened the front door to find her neighbor shouting at her to get her family out of the house. It was on fire.

The Salgado family woke up New Year’s Day to find their house in flames.

nicolenevarez5 / TikTok

“We were all asleep,” Salgado explained to CNN in an interview. “Then all of the sudden around 7:30 in the morning, we hear banging on our door and our doorbell is going off and we kind of get scared.”

Their neighbor, Carolyn Palisch, was there telling them to get out of the house. Footage from the family’s home security video shows their neighbor running past flames to get to the home.

“He opened the door and all I heard was our neighbor Carolyn saying your house is on fire you have to get out,” said Salgado.

Salgado, who is a mother to four children, hurried to gather her children. Together, all of them escaped the burning home safely. “It was just kind of frantic at first, making sure we got everyone out and the dogs out,” she explained. “Then once we realized the full extent of it we were just in shock as we watched our home burn.”

Sadly, the Salgado family lost all their belongings in the fire

Salgado explained that the roof of her house collapsed moments after they escaped. According to CNN, firefighters at the scene claimed that if the family had still been sleeping at the time the roof had collapsed they would have inhaled the smoke and likely passed out immediately.

We are so thankful to just be alive,” Salgado explained in a post to her TikTook page. She also included doorbell camera footage of the moment their neighbor came to the rescue.

Salgado’s video has been liked nearly 7 million times on TikTok.

“Never did we think it was going to blow up the way it did. But we are so grateful,” Salgado explained. “We are so glad it did for Carol, to show how amazing she is. If it wasn’t for her it’d be a totally different story. We feel so thankful to her. We’re always going to consider her family. She not only saved us, she saved our kids.”

Salgado says that the cause of the fire is still under investigation and shared that her family has created a Go Fund Me account to help them rebuild their lives.

Notice any needed corrections? Please email us at corrections@wearemitu.com

Man Records His Mother’s Vile Anti-Gay Religious Rant After He Tells Her He Is Engaged

Culture

Man Records His Mother’s Vile Anti-Gay Religious Rant After He Tells Her He Is Engaged

henrit0 / Instagram

Henry Jimenez wanted to share the news with his mother that he was finally engaged to his boyfriend. Instead of her being kind to him she launched into a vile and hateful anti-gay rant she disguised as a religious matter. The video of the encounter will break your heart and the son breaks down in tears over her angry words.

Henry Jimenez broke hearts when he posted a video of his mother’s anti-gay, religious rant.

Jimenez shared the news with his mother that he was engaged. The influencer, as so many Latinos, wanted to share in the moment with his mother. He knew what would happen but still wanted to give his mother a chance to know. What followed was a hateful rant that would leave any child in tears.

At one point in the video, the mother says that her son being gay and engaged is going to kill her faster. You can see Jimenez’s heart break when his mother continued her verbal assault about how he is a sinner.

People are stunned that the mother could speak that way to her child.

Credit: _fanyluu / Instagram

“How sad that she is so blind,” wrote _fanyluu. “And how ugly that she is such a blackmailer telling you that you are going to kill her…very bad on her part.”

Seeing moments like this are heartbreaking but create a stronger community of support.

Credit: andrewtorpie / Instagram

Being gay is one of the scariest things. The moment someone realizes that they are gay they immediately become different and have a secret from everyone else. It can be alienating and terrifying to navigate alone. Fortunately, social media created a safe space for LGBTQ+ people to connect and continues to be a valuable resource for LGBTQ+ people.

Despite the video, Jimenez’s love for his fiance is real and enduring.

Congratulations on your engagement, Henry! Love is love is love. We love to see two people happy and in love. May your marriage be filled with all of the happiness and love you two clearly deserve.

READ: A Gay Single Father Of 3 Is Using TikTok To Share His Family’s Love With The World

Notice any needed corrections? Please email us at corrections@wearemitu.com