The Philippines is a nation of more than 90 million people while the US has 300 million.
Our country is about 8200 miles away from the Land of the Free.
So what kind of life do Filipinos and Americans live?
Here’s a quick comparison:
It’s loud, but it can be turned off.
If you want to turn off your cock then you have to kill it… and turn it into fried chicken.
American:CBS | The Big Bang Theory
Shoes inside the house!
It’s fine, they have vacuum cleaner to clean dirt they leave.
You better leave your shoes or tsinelas at the door or else, you have to sweep the floor!
Semi-formal, use any utensil you want.
Kinamot lang pag may time!
Air-conditioned taxi, and many Americans have their own car.
Panguros na lang daan!
Americans call it bathroom.
Pinoys call it “CR”.
CRs rarely have tissue paper available. Just use the dipper provided to clean your butt.
American:speedtest.net via reddit
It’s the average download speed in the US, and yet, they still complain about “slow” internet.
Pinoy:speedtest.net via affordablecebu.com
It’s in Asia, get used to it.
They have legal video streaming sites to watch high definition movies on the computer or on TV.
Pirated DVDs lang.
Dili pa jud dakpon sa pulis bisag naa ra sa duol ang tindahan.
Parents and children, it’s rare to have other family members in the household. When you reach the age of 18, you have to be independent and rent your own apartment.
Filipinos are family oriented people. Say hi to Tito Bhoy, Tita Baby. And don’t forget lolo and lola in a house that’s just enough for five people.
Pinoy:WastedProductions facebook page
Buy 1 take 1 ni brad!
The has 500+ stores while…
Though the Mall of America occupies a larger land area than most malls in the Philippines, shopping malls in PH typically has 700+ stores and averages 150,000 people on weekends.
Filipinos really take their shopping seriously.