Arrests and controversies, the first week of July was like a fiesta for the netizens ever-violent comments and reactions.
How was this weeks news? These quotable quotes will sum it up:
– , father of hazing victim Guillo Servando.
Guillo Servando was a student of DLSU College of St. Benilde who was declared dead on arrival after receiving traumatic injuries from being subjected to hazing.
– , on Nora Aunors exclusion from National Artist list.
The presidents decision to exclude the veteran actress received nationwide flak but said he was prepared for it. Later, Nora Aunors lawyer, Atty. Claire Espina, said the actress was never convicted of any crime, let alone crime involving drugs in Los Angeles.
– , a famous FM radio personality.
He asked his followers on Twitter about Jolo, senator Jinggoy Estradas son who became controversial after posting his lavish lifestyle online.
This tweet would later involve him in a heated altercation with Jolos siblings, Julian, a TV actor, and Jel, a San Juan City councilor.
– , during her 85th birthday.
The former first lady insisted that Ferdinand Marcos Jr., her senator son and namesake of her late husband, was “qualified” to contest the presidency in May 2016.
– , apologizing to governor Vilma Santos-Recto.
The governor was bashed by Kris Aquinos followers on Instagram after the latter posted the governors dedication card filled with spelling mistakes.
After apologizing, Kris later added, And uulitin ko ngayon, sana sa 2016, bibigyan mo ako ng oportunidad na maboto kita dahil sana national office na talaga’ng itatakbo mo.
– , telling his daughter before being escorted to the PNP hospital.
Senator Juan Ponce Enrile turned himself in to the Philippine National Police on Friday afternoon after the Sandiganbayan Third Division ordered his arrest.
His coaccused and former chief of staff, Jessica Lucila Gigi Reyes, surrendered to the Sandiganbayan, which ordered her detention in the basement of the antigraft court until Monday.
– , disclosing that she was diagnosed with stage four cancer of the left lung.
She added, I dont know what the reactions of my enemies are. Maybe they will be happy because on one hand I might die and then they could get rid of me. But on the other hand I might survive and then I will get rid of them.