• March 1, 2021

Patricia Martinez

I’ve been the co-host of the Mike and Tricia Mornings for the past 8 years, the longest running of Mike’s on-air wives! My day starts with a muttered curse word when the alarm goes off at 3 a.m., FULL BIO

Tricia’s Take: Scary Movie Date…No Thanks!

Stephen King is a weirdo. He thinks up stories about scary-ass hotels, murderous dogs, and little kids who bring their pets back to life. He needs some Jesus in his life. The 1980 classic movie of ‘The Shining’ written by this oddball is coming back to El Paso theaters this month. You can check it […]Read More

Tricia’s Take: Take a minute and be prepared

The attacks on Paris have called an ‘act of war’ by the French president. We like to think that this kind of thing will never happen in the United States. Tell that to the survivors of 9/11, of the Oklahoma bombing, the Boston Marathon bombings, school shootings, and theater shootings. Acts of terrorism happen all the […]Read More

Tricia’s Take: Is the true meaning Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, has become very popular in the United States because it falls right after Halloween. Americans have taken the spiritual, religious holiday and blended it in with the ghosts and ghouls common to American Halloween, and it has a lot of people bemoaning the ‘cultural appropriation’ of yet […]Read More

Tricia’s Take: Why won’t El Paso turn out for Miner

There has been a lot of talk about this season about the UTEP football team. “What is up with this season’s schedule?” “Who decided to schedule Immaculate Who? for the home opener?” “Why can’t we be in a real conference like we were in the past?” But most importantly, why won’t El Paso fans support […]Read More

Patricia Martinez: El Paso is…

El Paso Is… El Paso is a true melting pot. Mexican, Middle Eastern, Chinese, German, Black, Jewish, Catholic, Yankee, Southern, Spanish, Indian – all those qualifiers have roiled around in this region for hundreds of years, baking in the desert sun and becoming what we are today. We are a town of family, tradition, and […]Read More

Patricia Martinez

I’ve been the co-host of the Mike and Tricia Mornings for the past 8 years, the longest running of Mike’s on-air wives! My day starts with a muttered curse word when the alarm goes off at 3 a.m., but once that first morning pot of coffee kicks in, I’m raring to go and entertain our […]Read More