Quotable Quotes From The News That Sum Up The Week

The first week of July has been a week full of explosive drama.
posted on: Sunday, July 6, 2014
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Arrests and controversies, the first week of July was like a fiesta for the netizens’ ever-violent comments and reactions.

How was this week’s news? These quotable quotes will sum it up:

“Ang Diyos na ang bahala sa inyo. Sisiguruhin na pagbabayaran n’yo iyan. Kung hindi man sa inyo, sa anak n’yo o sa anak ng anak n’yo.”


– , 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.

“Na-convict po siya sa drugs. Na-convict at naparusahan at ang tanong ngayon dito, pag ginawa ba nating National Artist may mensahe ba akong maliwanag na sinasabi sa sambayanan?”


– , on Nora Aunor’s exclusion from National Artist list.

The president’s decision to exclude the veteran actress received nationwide flak but said he was prepared for it. Later, Nora Aunor’s lawyer, Atty. Claire Espina, said the actress was never convicted of any crime, let alone crime involving drugs in Los Angeles.

“Does Jolo Ejercito have Twitter? I was hoping to cyber-bully him.”


– , a famous FM radio personality.

He asked his followers on Twitter about Jolo, senator Jinggoy Estrada’s son who became controversial after posting his lavish lifestyle online.

This tweet would later involve him in a heated altercation with Jolo’s siblings, Julian, a TV actor, and Jel, a San Juan City councilor.

“(Returning to) Malacanang would be a great help.”

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– , 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.

“Now I realize also na my good intentions of showing my appreciation to her can be taken the wrong way.”

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– , apologizing to governor Vilma Santos-Recto.

The governor was bashed by Kris Aquino’s followers on Instagram after the latter posted the governor’s 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.”

“Take care of your mom.”


– , 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.

“Ladies and gentlemen, allow me introduce myself to you as the only senator who has been diagnosed with lung cancer.”

Youtube | Miriam Defensor Santiago channel

– , disclosing that she was diagnosed with stage four cancer of the left lung.

She added, “I  don’t 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.”

 What about you, how is your first week of the second half of the year?