Reportedly catching eyes in Barangay Sagpon, Legazpi City, a lone poster proclaims in the Bicolano dialect: “Chiz neglected Bicol. Got P2-billion pork barrel but left the Bicolanos hungry” according to an Inquirer.net report. Amid the raging circus surrounding the fiery romance of Senator Francis ‘Chiz’ Escudero and starlet Heart Evangelista and the ire of Evangelista’s helicopter parents it incites, this is probably the last thing the embattled senator needs…
A worker from a nearby maker of sportswear, who refused to be identified, said he did not notice when the poster was placed on the wall, which is just a few steps away from Bicol University.
According to him, it was the only one he saw in the area. No other similar poster was seen in the main road from downtown Legazpi to the university, which has a distance of around 5 kilometers.
For now, both flak and adulation surrounding the very public romance of Escudero and Evangelista have so far failed to wipe the smile off the handsome couple’s faces. But as wisdom coming from the men and women who turn primal mass emotion into money in the bank dictates:
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