Quotes of the Week: Juan Ponce Enrile challenges P-Noy to a debate, Harry Styles on his birthday + more
The city's most interesting sound bites.
(SPOT.ph) This week, lawmakers are wrapping up their duties as the offcial start of the election season draws nearer. While the church sends out its message for voters, the COMELEC is saying they'll come after those candidates who insist on plastering their names around the city...even if we don't really need to see them. Meanwhile, the wedding of Pauleen Luna and Vic Sotto caught many people's attention over the weekend, and Kate Winslet talked about floating away sans Jack in Titanic.
“I don't know about you, but I'm feeling 22.” — Harry Styles quoting ex Taylor Swift’s song on his birthday this week.
So. Many. Feels.
"Not voting for a particular position when there is no one fitted for it is also a valid Christian political choice. Voting for the ‘lesser evil’ is still voting for evil." — CBCP President Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas on the church's message for voters.
So who do we vote for now, then?
"If you wish to debate the Mamasapano case, just tell me when, and I’ll debate with you—especially if you’re the President." — Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile challenging P-Noy to a debate on the Mamasapano clash.
Sometimes, it really feels like we're all still in high school.
“Kakaiba siya. May katok eh...Minumura yung Pope. Nagmumura sa harap ng kabataan sa telebisyon. Masamang impluwensiya yan sa kabataan. Akala tama 'yong ginagawa niya.” — Liberal Party (LP) political affairs chairman and Caloocan City Rep. Edgar Erice on Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte.
Right and wrong in the world of politics is...hazy.
“We want the public to take photos of violators and then provide us with details. We will act on them.” — COMELEC Chairman Andres Bautista on the new citizen watch campaign against epal candidates.
We sense a flood of e-mails and FB posts coming your way, so good luck!
“It is dead for now. But, with the anti-dynasty provisions of the SK law, susunod na din ito. This is the first serious step since 1987. We will pursue the approval of this bill next Congress.” — House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. on the “death” of the anti-dynasty bill in Congress.
Twenty-nine years seems like a long time, don't you think?
"We've been through a lot. It's been two years...'Di ba parang ang weird naman kung hindi kayo magiging close?" — Nadine Lustre on her closeness to love team partner, James Reid.
Let's just let them be and enjoy the show. Fictional or otherwise.
“Standout beauty talaga. 'Yong ganda niya ay 'yong parang maiilang ka o mahihiya ka.” — Gerald Anderson on his new love team partner, Arci Munoz.
We wonder what Mariah Carey would think of their new film, Always Be My Maybe.
“They can say what they want to say about my family but I will keep on loving them and will forever be grateful that I have them in my life.” — Danica Sotto-Pingris on critics of the relationship between Vic Sotto and Pauleen Luna-Sotto.
It's one big happy family.
"I think he could have actually fitted on that bit of door." — Kate Winslet answering Jimmy Kimmel about Jack (played by Leonardo DiCaprio) in Titanic.
We were all thinking the same thing, all this time!
Art by Warren Espejo, with photos from PEP.ph, screenshots from Facebook fan pages, various TV show videos, news clips, and images used by fans in YouTube slideshow videos.