“The rich do not want people who come from poor families to rise to the highest position in the country.” Mr.Clean Binay
"He who mocks the poor shows contempt for their Maker; whoever gloats over disaster will not go unpunished."
"I'm like Robin Hood. I rob the rich to make these projects come alive... not really rob. It's done with a smile." -- Imelda Marcos in Fortune, 1979
Are The Binays really that poor?
If his army of detractors are to be believed, he’s already several billion pesos away from his simple beginnings, but Vice President Jejomar Binay still thinks the rich are the enemy and are out to get him.
In an interview with a Pagadian City radio station here on Friday, Binay said Oplan Nognog 2016, allegedly concocted to remove him from contention in the 2016 presidential election, was actually a “political” war being waged by the rich against the poor of this country.From Inquirer
"The righteous care about justice for the poor, but the wicked have no such concern."
"Do not exploit the poor because they are poor and do not crush the needy in court, for the LORD will take up their case and will plunder those who plunder them."
"I will come up with a project that will wipe out poverty in the Philippines in two years. I want to remove the people from economic crisis by using the Marcos wealth. Long after I'm gone, people will remember me for building them homes and roads and hospitals and giving them food."
"The only rich person is a person who is rich in spirit. I have no money deposit. I have only beauty deposit."
"You evildoers frustrate the plans of the poor, but the Lord is their refuge."
"Some are saying I should resign, some want me impeached, some say I should go on vacation, ... This is my advice They are the ones who should go on vacation. They should come here and be with people who don't have land and witness the poverty here." ERAP
Erap Para Sa Mahirap
"Tawagin n’yo akong bobo, ngunit huwag n’yo akong tawaging ‘corrupt." - Joseph Ejercito Estrada
"This is a moment of sacrifice as it is a moment of truth, when we have to come to terms with the past and present and decide to win back national stability and survival over the long term. I ask our leaders in government and the private sector to find in themselves the moral resources to set the example and take this fight to the finish." - Gloria Arroyo
MIKEY ARROYO ASKED, DO YOU WANT YOUR PRESIDENT TO EAT AT MCDONALDS OR AT SOME TURO-TURO?
WHAT CAN YOU EAT FOR $20000 DINNER AT LE CIRQUE IN NEW YORK?
Wild Golden Osetra Caviar (1 oz.280) @$280.00 Ordered 5 $1400.00 Californian Osetra Caviar @$100.00 Ordered 5 $500.00 Chef’s Seasonal Menu Three Courses @$58.00 Ordered 25 $1450.00 Chef’s Tasting Menu (120+60 wine pairing) @$180.00 Ordered 25 $4500.00 Appetizers Le Cirque Salad @$22.00 Ordered 3$66.00 Lobster Salad @$58.00 Ordered 3 $174.00 Tuna @$21.00 Ordered 3 $63.00 Sauteed Gulf Shrimp @$27.00 Ordered 3 $81.00 Soft Shell Crab Tempura @$22.00 Ordered 3 $66.00 Spring Pea Soup @$24.00 Ordered 3 $72.00 Smoked Ham Hock and Parmesan Consomme @$24.00 Ordered 4 $72.00 Wild Burgundy Escargot @$29.00 Ordered 3 $87.00 Torchon of Foie Gras @$35.00 Ordered 3 $105.00 Main Courses: Paupiette of Black Cod @$49.00 Ordered 2 $98.00 Halibut Poached in Coconut Milk @$40.00 Ordered 2 $80.00 Dover Sole @$7.00 Ordered 2 $150.00 Saddle of Lamb @$52.00 Ordered 2 $104.00 Prime Dry Aged Strip Steak @$60.00 Ordered 2 $120.00 Tableside for Two Whole Roasted Fish @$45.00 Ordered 3 $135.00 Whole Roasted Chicke @$39.00 Ordered 3 $117.00 Champagne (est Krug @$510.00 each) Ordered 11 $5610.00 Total of Bill $15050.00 Tax (12%) $1806.00 Service Charge Tip (20%) $3010.00 Grand Total $19866.00
- “In these challenging economic times, we must tighten our belts and live within our means. At the national level, we have taken the necessary steps and these measures can be replicated by the provincial and local governments.” - Gloria Arroyo
- “I ask our people to spend on the basics first before the luxuries so our children will have enough to eat." - Gloria Arroyo