Kris Aquino defends Vice Ganda-Imee Marcos photo: 'I didn’t feel it was early campaigning' | Inquirer Entertainment
Close  

Kris Aquino defends Vice Ganda-Imee Marcos photo: ‘I didn’t feel it was early campaigning’

/ 08:02 AM October 24, 2018

Image: Instagram/@krisaquino

Queen of All Media Kris Aquino recently came to the defense of good friend Vice Ganda who was seen last Sunday, Oct. 21, walking alongside Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee Marcos in the airport of Ozamiz city.

Vice Ganda received flak online, but has since clarified to his fans that he wasn’t endorsing the Marcoses—or any other politician, for that matter—and shared that he just happened to be on the same flight as Marcos. Vice Ganda added that he was in Ozamiz to entertain its people. Marcos, based on her social media accounts, was invited as guest of honor in Rep. Henry Oaminal’s state of the district address.

ADVERTISEMENT

READ: Vice Ganda on photo with Imee Marcos: ‘Di ako endorser ng mga Marcos!’ 

Aquino took to social media yesterday, Oct. 23, to give her take regarding Vice Ganda’s photo with Marcos. She shared that she was tagged so many times in the photo, but stayed away from commenting as she’d only add noise.

FEATURED STORIES

“On purpose, I’ve stayed away from political discourse because if I cannot help bring a better understanding of a given situation, and if I’ll only add noise, BEST FOR ME TO STAY QUIET,” Aquino wrote on her Instagram post.

“I’m respectful of a person’s right to choose who they’ll stand with because I was brought up to uphold democracy… I saw the pics & personally didn’t feel it was early campaigning.”

Aquino said Vice Ganda did not need her defense because he has millions of followers on his end. She, however, expressed that she just didn’t want people to make an issue between them.

“Di ko lang trip na intrigahin pa kami; life’s too short para ma stress,” she said, adding that her son Bimby loves his “tito” Vice Ganda. “BIMB wholeheartedly loves his tito vice @praybeytbenjamin… we have FREEDOM of choice in our home. Pag minahal ng mga anak ko, mahal ko rin.”

Vice Ganda, on the other hand, took to Aquino’s post, telling her to just get some rest and that he could handle the matter.

“Sleep na. Rest ka na. Hayaan mo na sila!!!” Vice Ganda assured his friend. “Keri ko na to! Hayabayabayu!!!”  /ra

Image: Instagram/@krisaquino

RELATED STORIES:

ADVERTISEMENT

Vice Ganda on photo with Imee Marcos: ‘Di ako endorser ng mga Marcos’

Teddy Locsin Jr. scolds Kris Aquino for being a workhorse: ‘First duty is to your health’ 

The hottest entertainment news straight to your inbox

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.
Read Next
Follow @CCepedaINQ on Twitter
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: desaparecidos, imee marcos, Kris Aquino, Marcos apologist, Martial Law, Vice Ganda
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our entertainment news

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and
acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2022 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.