Well, it looks like the new president of the Philippines will be Duterte.
Of course, the U.S. will be cautious. There are concerns about his foreign policy.
I am concerned that he was actually elected in the first place.
Because my first thought was,”If he could be elected then is there also the possibility that Trump could be the next U.S. president?
Duterte is appealing to the people who want and need to see change.
Playing on people’s fears and taking the tough guy stance.
He has promised to dump the corpses of 100,000 gangsters into the Bay. Some talk of vigilante killings.
People seemed to really like this type of talk. Dirty Harry is his nickname.
Nothing like referencing an old American vigilante film to get people’s juices flowing.
He has also called the Pope the son of a whore.
This current Pope. The one most people like!
I sort of chuckled when I read an article saying he was going to the Vatican to apologize.
I thought, “Well, he (Pope) is probably the only person in the world that would forgive him for talking ’bout someone’s Mama.”
Because I certainly wouldn’t.
But the reason I am really concerned about him is that he says anything he wants and the response seems to fuel him. The crazies keep him going and his crazy lets them.
Just like Mr. Trump.
In 1989, Jacqueline Hamill, a thirty-six year old Australian missionary, was working in a Filipino jail.
Ms. Hamill was taken hostage (along with fifteen others) then brutally gang raped by the prisoners. And murdered.
Duterte’s remarks on his campaign trail about this could make anyone shiver.
According to Filthy, I mean, Dirty, his comments were said out of anger and not meant as a joke.
Although if you listen to it on “youtube” the audience’s response was filled with laughs, chuckles and whoo-hees. And he didn’t look angry.
This is what he recounted about the hostage situation when he was the mayor.
All the women were raped so during the first assault, because they retreated, the bodies they used as a cover, one of them was the corpse of the Australian woman lay minister. Tsk, this is a problem. When the bodies were brought out, they were wrapped. I looked at her face, son of a bitch, she looks like a beautiful American actress. Son of a bitch, what a waste. What came to mind was, they raped her, they lined up. I was angry because she was raped, that’s one thing. But she was so beautiful, the mayor should have been first. What a waste.
This is their new president. He should have been first.
Here he is not willing to apologize.
Then there was this guy back in 2013 vying for a Supreme Court position in Indonesia.
You do not get to joke about rape and victims liking it. NEVER! About a woman being violated in the worst possible, disgusting manner. This is unacceptable.
Maybe makes Donald Trump pale in comparison.
Mr. Trump has said his fair share of nasty things against women.
Just google “Trump” along with “Sexist Comments” and you’ll get a mother lode of information.
Here’s one link.
And the worst. “If I weren’t happily married and she wasn’t my daughter…”
There is absolutely no place for a man like this in the role of a U.S. president.
Any woman, daughter, mother, niece, aunt, sister or grandmother will tell you that.
You do not have the right to govern a country filled with women.
And in case you’ve forgotten?
Women do have the right to vote and there is not a sane woman out there that would vote for you.
Because we are not just a sorry piece of A$$ or a sorry piece of S%&T.
No matter what you think.