Quotes of the Week: Tim Yap on the party scene, Iya Villania on giving birth + more
The city's most interesting sound bites.
(SPOT.ph) And just like that, it's Friday again. While this week's news still had people talking about drugs and Marcos, the SK and barangay elections was also a hot topic. Some people couldn't help but notice one of GMA's new shows and how it supposedly resembles an American series. Meanwhile, one star gives birth while another is expecting!
Here are the rest of the week's highlights, in quotes!
"Hindi po porke't nandoon ako sa party scene, hindi porke't nasa bars ako at sa events, e, ako po'y nagsu-supply. Hindi po totoo ito." - Tim Yap denying allegations that he's involved in drugs.
"We are just trying to instill in the people the love but also the fear of the law." - Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano's answer to Christiane Amanpour asking if the war on drugs will work.
Loving is a bit harder to do.
“The excesses, atrocities and plunder committed during Martial Law under Marcos, this cardinal sin of the late president, nullifies his status as a soldier and a president.” - Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman speaking at the Supreme Court against Marcos's burial at the Libingan ng mga Bayani.
Where will this story end?
“Kasi 'yong SK, kung pilitin mo yan na magtrabaho bilang SK, hindi yan papasok sa eskwelahan. At kung pilitin mo yan na pumasok sa eskwelahan hindi rin yan magtatrabaho bilang SK. So, sumusweldo yan na wala namang ginagawa." - House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on a proposal to abolish the Sangguniang Kabataan.
And this has been going on for how long now?
“I know the killings are a big issue now. Guilty or not, life should be taken care of and respected." - Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle speaking about the sanctity of life.
We all need to be extra careful these days.
"Di pwede sabihin na porke't may bow and arrow at hood ay kinopya sa Arrow. Hindi original idea ang bow and arrow at hood. Dahil sila ay halaw din sa Robin Hood just like Alyas Robin Hood." - Alyas Robin Hood concept developer and creative consultant Suzette Doctolero on accusations that the show copied the American TV series, Arrow.
And then the Internet had a lot of fun.
"I'm expecting and it's such a surprise, I can't even emphasize enough how much of a shock it was for me because I found out a few weeks ago that I was four months pregnant." - Georgina Wilson announcing her pregnancy.
Babies popping out everywhere!
“Ang hirap pala manganak!" - Iya Villania on giving birth to her son, Antonio Primo.
We can only imagine.
“We would want nothing more than to show an AlDub soap opera in primetime. That is our priority and that is what we [have been] continuously working on since July." - GMA Films President Annette Gozon-Abrogar on their plans for the love team.
The fans are definitely excited.
“She’s someone I’ve been in love with since I was 22 years old...She’s one of my best friends in the world.” - Drake introducing Rihanna at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Love and music!
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.