- “Eat Bulaga” earns ire from netizens for their segment ‘Boom’
In the November 3 episode of “Eat Bulaga’s” segment, “Boom”, the contestant was asked to identify who among the male group is a true man. The recent episode caught the attention of a netizen who shared his insights about the aired episode.
“Hey eat bulaga whats this Homophobic bullshit?Equating masculinity with heterosexuality? Hot dudes being macho gwapito? Ano to? Featuring a gay guy whose boyfriend just died and making a fucking death joke @ the gay guy beside him? Its 2018. And this shit needs to be called the FUCK out”
Some netizens voiced out their point of view on the said incident.
“This is so toxic that making comments about non-necessary things and replying a non-sensible response is drastically rampant nowadays. If you don’t understand the context and the idea of what they’re doing, then don’t fckin watch. First of all, they sent their deepest condolences to that person. I just cannot see the point of you saying they’re homophobic when in fact they have Allan K and Paolo B as their regular hosts.” -Donny Cherreguine
“Excuse me, but eatbulaga has been supporting lgbt up until now. Actually isa nga ang eatbulaga ang nagsusulong ng equality for LGBTQ, and yet here you are saying EB is homophobic? Fvckyou. What homophobic r u saying u ignorant. Makapag rant ka lang eh no.” -Reyn Dela Cruz
As of today, thousands of netizens reacted to the post and have mixed emotions about the said episode. What can you say about the incident? Share your thoughts below.