Quotes of the Week: Angelina Mead King on coming out, Bato on crying + more
The city's most interesting sound bites.
(SPOT.ph) Only one week in and the Duterte administration is already baring its teeth against suspected drug traffickers within the government. High-ranking members of the Philippine National Police were tested for drugs and surprise, surprise, some came out positive.
In other local news, model Joey Mead King’s husband came out as a trans woman this week. Ian King is now Angelina Mead King and the couple is stronger than ever with the support of family and friends, proving once again that #LoveWins.
“[...] that day after talking to my mom, I came here to the house and I asked Joey, 'Ano, rock and roll na?'” – Angelina Mead King on coming out
Love definitely wins.
“I want to cry with them.” – Philippine National Police chief Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa on the generals accused of being involved in illegal drugs
Not so pusong bato, after all. Pun intended.
“There should only be one boss in the PNP.” – Ping Lacson on Bato
Yep. There can only be one.
“If I can win this, if I’m hailed as the sexiest of FHM, lahat tayo pwedeng maging ganun.” – Jessy Mendiola on being hailed as FHM’s sexiest woman for 2016
How to be you po.
“Fulfilled na po ako. Na-reach ko na po ang pangarap ko, nakuha na po, masaya po ako.” – Maine Mendoza on fame
Good for you, Menggay!
“A, ganun ba? Hindi ko alam.” – Jennylyn Mercado on ex Luis Manzano dating Jessy Mendiola
Moving on 100% complete.
We feel you, Kris. We can’t all be Taylor Swift.
“At least pareho kaming may fighter spirit dahil pareho kaming hindi nag give up.” – Baron Geisler on the recently concluded URCC-sponsored fight against Kiko Matos
“For all those women out there who is [sic] going through the same thing, lalaban tayo.” – Sunshine Dizon on separating from her husband over alleged cheating
"Ganun ba yon 'pag may tattoo ka na, may hikaw ka na, ibig sabihin adik ka o rebellious ka na?" – Baste Duterte on how a drug addict supposedly looks
Can we just chill and accept other people's fashion statements?
"Wala kayong pera, pero may pang bayad kayo ng WiFi at pang bili ng computer? Eh di wow!" – Angelica Panganiban on local film piracy
Ayan na. Galit na si Madame.
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.