Filipinos Notable Twitter Reactions for this Year’s SONA

Over 337,000 Tweets for #SONA2017 25 July 2017, PHILIPPINES – Twitter is the place to #seeeveryside of a story happening real time. This includes the second State of the Nation Address (SONA) by President of the Philippines Rodrigo Roa Duterte. Filipinos flocked to Twitter to voice out their thoughts and opinions about the two hour long report of the President. This year’s #SONA2017 generated more than 337,000 Tweets. As expected, there were mixed reactions regarding the President’s speech. Here are some of the top Tweets …

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President Rodrigo Duterte lauds Ted Failon during SONA 2017

President Duterte lauds Ted Failon’s documentary which discussed the effects of mining. President Duterte in his State of the Nation address praised the veteran journalist on his report on mining and said he even watched it twice. In his 2017 State of the Nation Address (SONA) Monday, July 24, 2014, President Rodrigo Duterte lauds Ted Failon and his report on the effects of mining in the countryside. During his speech, he called on Congress for the passage of the National Land Use Act which involved …

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Did ABS-CBN News just made a boo-boo during SONA 2017?

ABS-CBN News has committed another boo-boo (a mistake) on Twitter. Though it was deleted minutes after it posted, a netizen named Allia Acosta was able to screen capture the said tweet. The message was obviously an opinion and we are pretty sure it was intended to be a personal comment for a personal account. Unfortunately, it was posted on ABS-CBN News’ verified Twitter account with more than 5.42 million followers. This is almost the same as GMA News boo-boo during the press conference arranged by …

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ABS-CBN News, all set for immersive multiplatform coverage of President Rodrigo Duterte’s SONA 2017

Wherever they may be, Filipinos can watch, listen, and take part in the second State of the Nation Address (SONA) of Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte on Monday (July 24) through ABS-CBN News’ extensive and immersive special news coverage dubbed “Pangakong Pagbabago: SONA 2017.” Apart from the usual live reports, updates, and interviews over ABS-CBN’s radio, TV, cable, and digital platforms, the country’s largest news organization is adding a few layers to its coverage to give Filipinos a fuller experience of the President’s report on his …

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GMA Public Affairs’ “I Heart Davao,” made to please President Rodrigo Duterte?

GMA Network’s brand new romcom show “I Heart Davao” is gaining negative comments that its purpose is to please the President because he’s a former Mayor of the place Kapuso network proudly brings us another addition to their primetime block, “I Heart Davao”, which features a bittersweet love story shot in the picturesque Davao City. Carla Abellana and Tom Rodriguez will play the leading roles of Hope and Ponce. They will be joined by Benjamin Alves and the supporting cast. There were talk going around …

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Janella Salvador shares observation about President Rodrigo Duterte

Kapamilya teen actress Janella Salvador shared “funny” observation about the President. In her Twitter page, Janella shared how she finds it funny to see President Duterte chewing while making an official speech. “Am I the only one who thinks it’s funny how our president is making an official speech while chewing,” she Tweeted. The tweet has since generated 741 Retweets, 5,166 likes, and 158 replies with mixed reactions from the netizens. While most of those who replied took her tweet lightly. There were those who …

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Mariel Rodriguez defends husband Robin Padilla, says he paid for himself in Russia trip

Mariel Rodriguez clarified that her husband Robin Padilla paid for his own expense during Russia trip with the President She called out the blogger who bashed Robin and those who went with Duterte Mariel Rodriguez couldn’t let people talk about her husband like how this blogger did on a recent article regarding the Russian trip President Rodrigo Duterte had. According to the blogger, they used the taxpayers money and the public funds on their airfares and hotel accommodations. Mariel wrote a Facebook post to address …

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Elizabeth Oropesa is willing to be President Rodrigo Duterte’s third wife

Actress Elizabeth Oropesa is one of the many celebrities known to be a supporter of President Duterte.  She had been defending President Duterte from false accusations on her social media accounts from his detractors. The actress clarified that she’s not seeking any position in public office. She believes it is every Filipino’s duty to support our President in our own way. The actress joked that she’s more willing and interested to become President Duterte’s third wife rather than any government position. Veteran actress Elizabeth Oropesa …

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Robin Padilla appeals to people to support Martial Law

Robin Padilla said through his Instagram account that ISIS is a great threat to our country. The actor also cited showbiz and politics as the main reasons why people are still ‘asleep’ over the happenings in the Philippines. He then encouraged the people to be courageous and to be patriotic. The 47-year-old also called out for unity. In the end, Robin appealed to people to support the Martial Law. Last week, Marawi City was dominated by Maute group that links themselves to the infamous terror …

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Kitty Duterte hits back at netizen on Instagram

Kitty Duterte recently engaged herself in a social media war. The presidential daughter posted a photo of herself which was apparently taken in Russia during President Duterte’s state visit there. A netizen suddenly questioned Kitty’s trip there. Kitty responded with a middle finger emoji. Provoked with Kitty’s response, the netizen stressed that Kitty’s mom is a mistress. Kitty then used vulgar words to defend herself. Netizens’ reaction over Kitty’s responses are mixed. Others praised the 13-year-old for defending her family. Some netizen, however, reminded Kitty to …

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