Netizens talked about “Kay Leni” on Twitter
The phrase “Kay Leni” became one of the top trending topics on Twitter on the afternoon of November 16 due to this question of Senator Imee Marcos.
It is a known fact that Vice President Leni Robredo was the opponent of Imee’s brother Bongbong Marcos during the national election in 2016. Until now, Marcos is still disputing against VP Leni for the result of the election four years ago.
On Monday afternoon, the name of the Vice President once again trended on the micro-blogging social media platform. These past few days, netizens have been talking about her due to her relief efforts and her office were doing amid the typhoon Ulysses.
Just recently, her name once again caught the attention of the Twitter world. It is because of the video of Sen. Imee Marcos. Based on the Twitter post of writer Kurt Adrian Dela Pena, the lawmaker handed some relief items to the government of Isabela on Monday.
Talking to the provincial executives, she saw a pile of bed foams and asked if those items were the ones she donated. The executives answered, “‘Di. Kay Leni ‘yan. Kay Leni ‘yan.” Then, Imee Marcos asked, “kay Leni?”
Because of this, the question of the lawmaker became a trending topic on Twitter. Here are some fo the comment from netizens regarding this recent incident that involved Robredo and Marcos.
“The guy who said ‘KayLeni yan’ in front of Imee Marcos is my hero” – Twitter user @gio_giomezza
“Did anyone else hear the embarrassment in her voice when she asked “kayLeni?” – Twitter user @theycallmejae
“KAYLENI IS TRENDING at the expense of Imee. Imelda Marcos is trending for being mocked on The Crown. I don’t know if they’re loving or hating the attention” – Twitter user @GabrielDivina2
Early on Monday, the name of Imelda Marcos, Imee’s mother, also trended on Twitter. It is because of the mocking that Netflix’s The Crown featured in one of its scenes in its fourth season.
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