Quotes of the Week: Richard Gordon on noise, Teddyboy Locsin on critics + more
The city's most interesting sound bites.
(SPOT.ph) After worldwide headlines of Rodrigo Duterte likening himself to Adolf Hitler, politicians are now starting to get fed up with the president's potty mouth. A few showbiz personalities also found themselves in the news this week, not for any upcoming movies or TV shows, but for getting involved in drugs.
Here are the week's top stories, in quotes!
“Maingay ang pangulo, sobrang ingay ng pangulo." — Sen. Richard Gordon on Duterte’s tirades against drug users and pushers.
Dick won’t stand for this.
“Para iyang toothpaste na lumabas sa tube. Kapag nasabi mo na, mahirap nang bawiin.” – Sen. Panfilo Lacson on getting fed up with "interpreting" controversial public pronouncements of President Rodrigo Duterte.
“Mr. Obama, you can go to hell.” – Rodrigo Duterte on U.S. and EU’s criticisms about his war on drugs.
After the Hitler comment from last week, this one’s pretty tame, actually.
“To the brave patriots fighting the good fight online, f*** you…” – Teddy Locsin Jr. to critics who called him out for his controversial tweets.
Ladies and gentlemen, our representative to the United Nations.
"Nalulungkot lang ako. Di ko naman kasalanan na Senador at may sariling paninindigan ang asawa ko, at sa maniwala kayo at hindi, sang-ayon man kayo sa kanya o hindi, matino siyang tao." - Sharon Cuneta addressing critics of her husband, Sen. Francis Pangilinan.
The Megastar has spoken.
“There is no darkness in this world that our light cannot overcome.” – Miss Philippines World 2016 Catriona Gray on charitable work and advocacies.
Confidently beautiful with a big heart!
“Gamot ko po 'yon, pangontra cancer.” – Mark Anthony Fernandez on being arrested for possession of marijuana.
“Today he would've turned 52. But I'm sure he still wouldn't have looked it!” – Maxene Magalona on Francis Magalona’s birthday.
We all still remember the king of Filipino rap.
“You will always be my princess and I, your first love.” – Jake Ejercito on Ellie Eigenmann.
“When a person (who is gay) arrives before Jesus, Jesus certainly will not say, 'Go away because you are homosexual.’” – Pope Francis on homosexuals.
Love all around.
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.