Atom Araullo interview with Cynthia Villar goes viral.
ATOM ARAULLO – This interview of Atom Araullo with the richest senator in the Philippines, Cynthia Villar, went viral.
One of the most well-loved reporters is Atom Araullo known for programs and shows such as 5 And Up, Studio 23’s Breakfast, Kabataan Express, Kalye: Mga Kwento Ng Lansangan, Umagang Kay Ganda, Red Alert, TV Patrol, Y Speak, and Bandila.
And in an interview, he asked the politician Cynthia Villar about being perceived ad sexist due to his rape jokes and anecdotes that shock people.
She answered, “He was elected president at 71. By that time, miski ako I will not be changing my ways at 71, right?”
He furthered that of the president keeps on doing it, things as such will be normalized to women if continued but the female politician insisted that he’s just joking and even supports the president because only the president can pull off such.
Check out these reactions from Twitter:
In this video, Cynthia okays Duterte’s rape jokes & misogynistic remarks because she doesn’t experience them.
I admire atom’s composure here grabe!! He so badly wants to educate the woman and do it respectfully but it’s falling on deaf ears just because she doesnt experience it !!!!! UGH
props to atom araullo for managing not to throw that table across the room like i would have
the way atom sounds like he’s talking to a kindergartner,,,, but even that is an insult to kindergartners. cynthia utak where?????
In a previous article, Atom has called President Rodrigo Duterte as “Comedian” on his recent post on his Twitter account after the president stated regarding the his anti-drugs campaign being linked to EJK, “You enjoy human rights there in heaven kasi God promised you that lahat ng extra-judicial killing victims will go to heaven. ‘Yan ang hiningi ko sa Diyos.”
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