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Mareng Winnie can’t get how Duterte gets away with dirty mouth while Roxas falls from grace the one time he cursed in public

Aug 5, 2017 @ 16:48

Former Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Winnie Monsod is still baffled why President Rodrigo Duterte has been embraced by the public despite his propensity to lace his speeches with profanities and misogyny.

While former Interior Secretary Mar Roxas was buried for saying “putang ina” just one time in a protest rally at Ayala Avenue in Makati City nine years ago as he let out what he thought was the public’s indignation over the corruption cases hounding then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

“What was the effect of this public outburst of profanity? Almost universal condemnation: Behavior not worthy of a national official. Behavior not worthy of a gentleman. A fall from grace,” Monsod wrote in the Philippine Daily Inquirer.

While that one moment of indiscretion probably costs Roxas the vice presidential race in 2010, Monsod said Duterte’s machine gun fire of “expletives” and rape jokes has been defended by the President’s supporters as a mere reflection of the frustration of Filipinos

“Does this constitute progress—a sea change in our culture in nine years? Or is our sipsip (fawning) mentality dooming us to hearing and wincing at that foul mouth for the next five years? But if that is the case, what will be the impact on our children and our culture?” asked Monsod who still can’t accept what the surveys have shown as the new normal.

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  • atinaujairam

    well,those who love duterte’s “KABASTUSAN” ARE ALL BASTOS TOO. BIRDS OF THE SAME FEATHER LIKE AND SUPPORT EACH OTHER

    • Joseph Ortega

      Ikaw na ang banal pero magnanakaw, ikaw na ang disente pero illegal ang ginagawa. Ang mga tao hindi tumitingin sa bastos o mura kundi sa outcome ng trabaho. Tapat sa serbisyo at walang corruption na hate ng almost pilipino. Kaya kayong mga disente at banal put*ang ina ninyo dahil sa inyo hirap ibangon ng pangulo ang bansa ngaun.

  • niuginicebeer2009

    Nataon kasi na nang pumasok si Duterte sa eksena..usong uso ang jejemon…..kaya yong pagmumura ni Du30…okay lang yun…kasi nga may jejemon fever plus nag hire pa na trolls na kunyari tanggap nila ang pagmumura at joke ni Du30 tungkol sa rape…

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