Sotto faces ethics complaint over alleged plagiarism

Senate Majority Floor Leader Vicente Sotto III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines — A complaint against Senate Majority Floor Leader Vicente Sotto III was filed Tuesday by bloggers and a group of professors before the Senate ethics committee regarding the alleged plagiarism he committed.

Sotto had allegedly used parts of a blog post of US blogger Sarah Pope without attribution in his speech during the controversial Reproductive Health Bill debates.

He had also been accused of using a quote from the late US Senator Robert Kennedy which he translated into Tagalog in another speech.

Kerry Kennedy, daughter of Senator Kennedy, demanded that Sotto make a public apology.

Sotto, when asked by reporters Monday about the demand, said “what for?”

Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile said in a separate interview that “[Senators] cannot be questioned anywhere for what we say inside this chamber. Not because we are a special breed but because that is the immunity given by the sovereign people so that we can speak on any subject under the sun,” Enrile told reporters.

Professors from the University of the Philippines, Ateneo De Manila University, and the De La Salle University, joined forces in the filing of the complaint.

Senator Alan Peter Cayetano, chairman of the ethics committee, said in another interview Monday that he was already in the process of finalizing the rules to ensure a fair hearing.

“It … is the prerogative of the citizens to file a complaint against a senator. As long as it falls within the rules of the ethics committee then we will hear it,” Cayetano said.

“Now, whether or not a particular act constitutes a violation or unethical behavior will have to fall under the definitions according to the rules and the consensus of the members. But I can assure everyone of a fair hearing with all of these issues at hand,” he said.

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  • Jack

    “[Senators] cannot be questioned anywhere for what we say inside this chamber. Not because we are a special breed but because that is the immunity given by the sovereign people so that we can speak on any subject under the sun,” Enrile told reporters.
    Case dismissed.

    • marionics

      idagdag mo pa ito-


      • max m

         would he be answerable to the man who would have a gun to his head? , if he thinks he is above the law, then execute this senile old man,
        may satan have mercy on his soul 

  • ever green

    shhhhh….nag hahanap na naman ng mga quotes si sotto para sa defense niya……..

  • Benjamin

    sa pagmumukha pa lang di na kapanipaniwala..parang natatae o nauutot..may lakas pa ng loob na sabihing hinde sya mag-aapology..resign ka na lang  sayang pasweldo  sa yo….

  • Magsasaka

    we are expecting an academic ethics from a comedian, ironic.
    this is a plain sample of what bobotante can do

  • ern

    Mr Sotto, it is not what you think of yourself but what the world thinks about you; Mr Enrile, not being  questioned in the senate does not make one correct. You may have all your rules in your favor, but the complaints of the original authors simply leave bad taste. Think of the filipino people specially those abroad.

    • Jello

      bakit kasi pinapalaki ang maliit na issue??? he already explained na pinasa lang yun sa kanya!!! at sa tingin mo maaapektuhan yung mga nasa abroad?? duh. hindi sila tanga para mag pa apekto sa maliit na issue na patuloy neong pinapalaki

  • TinimbangNgunitKulang

    What can we expect from a third rate, trying hard copycat of a Senator?

  • andresa igbac

    eh di kasuhan na rin lahat ng mga plagiarists sa mga social networking sites like facebook, instagram, twitter, at iba pa? doesn’t matter if the plagiarist is an ordinary internet user or a senator. 

    • Alex

      Ano pang hinihintay mo? File na ng kaso, NOW NA!

  • ellatovara

    Naku Po! Nakakahiya sa buong mundo ano bang klaseng senadores ang mga ito.  Please gising na po tayong mga botante huwag na po nating iboto ang mga kagaya ni Sotto at Enrile and kung sino man ang kanilang mga ini indorso. 

  • Simon Ward

    Sen. Enrile: Immunity may mean that Sen. Sotto is not obligated to respond to questions under Philippine law. It does NOT mean that he “cannot be questioned”. Big difference.

  • jorgecapulejr

    Walang mangyayari dito. Makakapal ang mukha ng mga politiko natin. Anong kalokohan ang pinagsasabi ni Enrile na parliamentary immunity.. Kalokohan.

  • ztefertilizerscam9

    Let us also not forget about Tito Sotto’s involvement in the Pepsi Paloma and Guada Guarin 1982 rape scandal. 

    Enrile’s only son Jackie Enrile was a notorious killer who killed several people including alfie anido.

    • duviz7533

      gumamit naman daw ng contraceptives sa mga kasong yon..enrile laging sinasabi oh my GOD…parang naniniwala sa Diyos ang gurang na ito

  • batangsulpok

    Kasalanan din yan ng mga botante na ibinotong senador si Sotto na ang alam lang ay mag-host sa Eat Bulaga.

  • max m

    if he will not accept that he is wrong. then execute this actor/clown/ man as an example to others. may satan have mercy on his soul

  • Sarkasmos

    UP, Ateneo and La Salle versus Wanbol University.

    • George Lapulapu

      I bet, Escalera will be acquitted— Sotto’s defense will be ACADEMIC FREEDOM bwahahahahaha

  • alner

    Yes Mr. Senate President, you are immune from suit on your speeches but for God’s sake, senators of the land should be honest enough to say that an idea being spoken to is from somebody’s.

  • quirinomayer

    Does the Ethics Committee have jurisdiction over known clowns? 

    Could we shame the shameless?

    The appalling thing about this fellow who unfortunately bears the title of a senator of the Filipino people is that he treats clowning and dishing out corny jokes in a television show and legislative work at the same level. Imagine dismissing the demand of the heir of the respected world statesman he plagiarized for a public apology with a sassy “what for?”! This man does not have shame.

  • Edward Castro

    ganyan na sila ka manhid kaya sabi ni binay wala daw masama sa political dynasty ,,helllo…!?@$&**((

  • ztefertilizerscam9

    Tito Sotto: On Plagiarism and Translation of Robert F. Kennedy’s Speech
    http://www dot filipinobloggersworldwide dot com/2012/09/tito-sotto-on-plagiarism-and.html
    change the dot

    • robrano

       But exactly you will talk abaout? We really have enoughof ztefertilizerskan, no matter #1 or #8.

  • sam_aquino

    “Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile said in a separate interview that “[Senators] cannot be questioned anywhere for what we say inside this chamber. Not because we are a special breed but because that is the immunity given by the sovereign people so that we can speak on any subject under the sun,” Enrile told reporters.

    Plagiarism is defined in dictionaries as the
    “wrongful appropriation,” “close imitation,” or
    “purloining and publication” of another author’s
    “language, thoughts, ideas, or expressions,” and the representation
    of them as one’s own original work… (see wikipedia)…

    it is tantamount to  “stealing”…  if these senators (enrile & sotto)  thought they are immune to “steal anything under the sun”, then pinoys are in deep, deep trouble…

  • deadlyshooter

    kailan kaya natin makikita ang mga filipino nagkakaisa at nagtututlungan? ganito lang ka trivial na issue, ang laki na ng pagkakahati, anu pa kayang malaki na di magkaisa ang mga taong ito?..what a nation of people splintered just in every aspect of controversy…di na nga siguro makababangon pa ang bansang ito kung ang mga tao ay mga tulad nito…is there something that these people for once unite and move forward…???? 

  • porksilog

    I say he/they are wasting my/your tax money!

  • ztefertilizerscam9


    • robrano

       Haha, you mean “vote for the party members of the seller of Mindnao to the rebels?”

  • alex_diaz2014

    Nagfile na agad? Di man lang hinintay yung tagalized version ni Sotto ng speech ni Obama?!

  • $25214711

    May immunity naman pala. Pwede palang mangopya ang tanga at b0b0 basta may immunity
    Sya na ng pinaka tangang senator sa history ng bayan.

  • Kiam

    hindi problema masyado ang issue ang plagiarism dito (apology lang naman ang hinihingi e).The bigger problem is on how to make this hambog senator to humble himself and make an apology.

    • Simon Ward

      Exactly! As they say, kahambugan (?) comes before a fall. He could have saved himself so much trouble.

  • sasama

    …magnanakaw itong si Pamboy Escalera…nung nakarating nasa bahay nila eh wala daw cyang ninakaw….

  • joerizal

    Tito – ‘wag kang papa-apekto sa mga nagde-demand na mag-apologize ka. Basta tuloy mo lang ang pag-plagiarize mo…tutal nasa itsura mo naman ang magnakaw ng gawa ng iba.

  • Alex

    Manong Johnny: Gusto ko Copycat! =D

  • George Lapulapu

    Kung ipagbawal ang Sottocopy (plagiarize) e di wala na trabaho si Escalera sa Senate.

    Yun na nga lang ang alam nya gawin ipagbawal pa! Kayo talaga.

  • Kamatis Tomato

    They are immune from suit because they steal while congress is in session.

  • brunogiordano

    “[Senators] cannot be questioned anywhere for what we say inside this
    chamber. Not because we are a special breed but because that is the
    immunity given by the sovereign people so that we can speak on any
    subject under the sun,” Enrile told reporters.


    eh ‘yon mga sagot niyang halang at unethical sa labas ng chamber.

    sa loob ng chamber malaya kayong magbastusan.

    subalit sa labas ng CHAMBER, bilang isang senador ay hindi dapat kayong sumagot ng pahalang at nangbabastos.

    ‘yong mismo speech writer niya inamin nakompya siya dahil bilang abogado ang paniwala niya ay hindi daw labag sa batas ang kanyang ginawa.


  • cali

    Enrile must be nuts! Who says the Senators have full immunity! Its only in his dream. That is why there is what you call ETHICS. Yun nga lang lulusot si Sotto kasi now pa lang sinabi na ni Cayetano their ethics rules are not that clear. Actually its VERY CLEAR taht when it affects one of their colleagues, the rules becomes vague. But when its about other people…ITS MORE CLEAR than the SUN!

    Ganyan ang gobyerno natin! 

  • Pulokoy

    thick faced politicians dont know the meaning of shame, how hard it is to apologised to people? for Tito it’s very very hard 

  • patriot2008

    Fair if its the senators judging themselves and thick faced Sotto out to prove that Filipino politicians lead the way in thick faced law breaking, fair means white wash. Hmmmph

  • brunogiordano


    kung hindi ka na PILIPINO, isa ka lang MIRON sa usapan ito.

    kung dati kang PILIPINO kaeskula ka siguro ni SOTTO at kaugali.

  • patriot2008

    Kung sabagay naman, honest academicians end up working for dirty Senators. People who are good in school end up as staff, while those who were bad boys end up as Senators or millionaires. Who said life was fair?

    • IsipPinoy

       Just wondering kung yung staff ni Sen. Sotto came from those honest academicians you mentioned. Honest academicians would have advised the senator that there is a thing called plagiarism. I suspect his staff were recruited from Wanbol University.

  • arthur1410

    Being a senator is not an excuse to steal from anyone whether dignity, material or ideas. 

    Being a senator is not an excuse to trample upon the rights of others.

    Being a senator is not an excuse to do whatever he wishes to do at the expense of others.

    Sotto did all those moronic things in just one sweep, by an idiotic and arrogant question when a journalist cited that the daughter of a US senator whom he plagiarized wanted him to apologize – “For what?”. 

    My Gosh. what kind of a senator is sotto? Does he think he is still in Eat bulaga clowning his way to elicit laughter and derision at the same time? 

    Is our senate that hopeless? Even this old enrile is showing our senate is badly occupied by dishonorable people when he justified sotto’s action. wow, when he rewrote our history by changing the facts in his biodata, that confirms that indeed, we have a hopeless senate. 
    Time for the senate to remove one of the worst senator in the history of that institution. 

    Sotto’s “For what?” is similar to another senator who few decades ago said-“What are we in power for?” Another case of arrogance of supposedly educated and dignified senator.
    sotto  is clueless about decency and right manners and what a senator should do and what should not do.
    In short, sotto is obob na ang kapal pa. palibhasa, graduate ng wanbol U. bwset.

  • Pulokoy

    Senator Tito it is as simple as saying ” yes i am sorry my incompetent  writers made this up” period baka humanga pa sa iyo mga tao

  • bagombong

    Ano ba yan, talaga bang wala ng magawang matino ang mga tao sa Pinas, pati ba naman yan plagiarism na yan pinapansin na rin nila…ang kikitid talaga ng mga utak itong mga reklamador…hindi naman sila naapektuhan sa sinabi ni Sotto, ano yan pakitang gilas din sila at ano naman ang mapapala nila …may premyo ba sila sa gagawin nila…kikilalanin ba sila ng buong mundo….mga utak biya…ano naman kaya ang ipinaglalaban nila…

    • Kamatis Tomato

      If your brain is bigger than a biya, you won’t copy other people’s work. 

      • Pulokoy

         and if you are civilized, you know how to accept it, yes im wrong and im sorry, instead nagmayabang ba ,, wtf im a senator and I am shielded by the fcking constitution what I say is right and i am right

    • $26606290

      Sana nagpapatawa ka lang kaibigan.   Hindi naman kung sino sino lang itong nakopya.  Isa po siyang Senador.  

      E kung seryoso ka sa sinasabi mo,  pareho kayo ng takbo ng utak ni Sotto…..mabagal at makitid.  

  • Albin

    Kung nag sorry agad si sotto, hindi na lumaki ang gulo. Ngayon, ang baba ng tingin ng RFK foundations sa mga Pinoy senators.

    • IsipPinoy

       Ayan ang napapala ng nagmamagaling pag nabibisto. Ewan ko kung pinagaralan nila Sen Sotto ang pagkatao ni Sen. Robert Kennedy bago nila kinopya ang kanyang speech. Si Sen. Kennedy ay miyembro ng isang pamilya ng mga LIBERAL Democrats. Ang ibig lang sabihin nyan sila ay pabor sa gay rights, family planning, women’s equality rights, racial equality, labor rights, helping the poor, etc. Yan ang mga adhikain ni Sen. Kennedy. Isang paglapastangan sa alaala ng yumaong Sen. Kennedy ang pag gamit sa  portion ng kanyang speech to support Tito Sottos opposition to RH bill, a program that’s in line sa mga adhikain ni Sen. Kennedy.

  • Andres_Bagumbayan

    Dito nakikita kung gaano “kahambog at mapag imbabaw ang isang senador na tulad ni Sotto…Kung ganito lahat ang ugali ng ating mga senador ay ano pa ang kahihinatnan ng ating lipunan??? Akala siguro ng mga taong ito ay walang katapusan kapangyarihan ang kanilang hinahawakan…Nagkakamali sila!!!

  • brunogiordano


    “..talaga bang wala ng magawang matino ang mga tao sa Pinas.”

    hindi ka isang PILIPINO. ISA KA LANG MIRON.

    utak mo pareho ng idol mong si SOTTO.

  • $34244893

    @ bagombong: Palagay ko hindi naman makitid ang utak ng mga nag-rereklamo. Ang plagiarism ay para ring pang-aagaw ng bagay (in this case intellectual property) na hindi sa kanila. Kung kasalanan at may moral na pananagutan ang pang-aagaw ng lupa, ganoon din ang plagiarism. Kaya may basehan ang mga taong yun na mag-reklamo.

  • KapitanBagwis

    Macho daw siya…mababawasan daw ang pagka lalake niya kapag nag sorry siya…hambog at arogante itong si Sotto. Hindi nahihiya. Kung may delicadeza itong taong ito ay matagal ng nag resign sa kahihiyan.

  • bagombong

     ano naman ang ikinasasama ng mga loob nyo kung yun sinabi ni Tito an may nauna ng nagsabi..o kaya nagaya..ang dami yatang nanggagaya mga salitang nauuso sa lansangan di ba ginagagaya rin… ahh mga buwisit kayo..

    • Pulokoy

       ikaw ba bagombong kung meron kang naimbento tapos meron isang senador na kumuha ng inimbento mo at sabihin sya ang may ari nito inde ka ba magagalit?

    • Mike_1974

      sa pananalita mo halatang wala kang pinag-aralan!!

      • IsipPinoy

         Meron naman, graduate din ng Wambol University.

    • $26606290

      Ang mali, kahit marami ang gumagawa, ay hindi nagiging tama.  Kaya mahirap ang bansa natin dahil ang dami ng tulad mong magisip Bagombong. 
      Nakakaawa ka…at nakakainis na rin.

    • Jiggy

      tawag sa ýo: “di sibilisado”

    • Bagwis

      walang problema kung gayahin, ang problema ang sabi nya sa kanya daw yon, pagnanakaw yon yan ang problemaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!

    • ThePattern

      malamang di mo alam ibig sabihin ng attribution

    • Edwin Edwin

      Bagombong, isa kang alamat. Isa kang alamat sa kab0b0han kagaya ni Tito Sen mo…

    • 56del_11

      bagombong, ikaw si sotto noh. wag pikon, totoo nman sinasabi d2 sa forum eh

  • $34244893

    Ang ginawa ni Sotto ay isang pagwalang-respeto sa intellectual property. At ang kanyang pagka-arrogante ay hindi dapat tularan. Magiging masamang impluwensiya ito kung pababayaan. Kaya, may utak ang mga nagrereklamo kasi may basehan sila.

    • ThePattern

      paano rerespetuhin ni Sotto ang intellectual property eh ang intellect nga niya questinable.

  • KapitanBagwis

    This is a test to all the senators. This suit will show what kind of person each and everyone of them. This is a blatant violation of social acceptable behavior by the plagiarist comedian.

    We will soon find out who are worthy to be called Honorable Senator.

  • parengtony

    I am looking forward to seeing how Senator Allan Peter will conduct this ethics committee hearings. Good Luck, Mr. Senator. Many are behind you.

  • nizgoda

    Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile said in a separate interview that “[Senators] cannot be questioned anywhere for what we say inside this chamber. Not because we are a special breed but because that is the immunity given by the sovereign people so that we can speak on any subject under the sun,”

    But mr senator… What you spoke inside that chamber got out of your chamber and into the NET.

  • jajabeltran

    kalimutan na ninyo yan playjarizm ek ek na yan. mas maraming ibang problema bansa natin. 

    • Jiggy

      Sen. Vic, ikaw ba yan?

    • Bagwis

      di nga uunlad ang bansa sa taong tulad mo

    • $26606290

      Marami na tayong kinalimutan at pinalusot. Malalaking problema ang maidudulot pa kung hayaan na lang ang isang katulod ni Sotto na manatili sa kanyang makapangyarihang posisyon.

  • geminimind

    What does it takes to impeach a senator?ethics wont do much. should I direct this question to sen.miriam?she’s the expert you know

  • JK1000

    Sabi Enrile, ” Happy si Tito Sotto,Happy ako”  Sabi Instik, ” Happy ka, Lungkot Tao bayan”  Ito dalawa lagi dala malas sa bayan. Sila-Sila yaman , pero bayan palubi.

  • robrano

    to George Lapulapu

    Academic freedom is not a defense for Sotto. Exactly academic rules prohibit plagiarism. Sotto can only say “I wnte to show my worldwide knowledge” and even that should be declared as not out of his brain.

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  • jbadge

    Yes, as a Senator, he enjoys certain privileges in his speeches within the chamber. By the same token, people look up to Senators as individuals who possess certain traits, such as competency, honesty, dignity, and even humility. If Sotto does not acknowledge that he plagiarized, he is either incompetent or ignorant for failing to recognize such known phrases. He could also be perceived as someone who does not possess an intellect worthy of his position. Either way, there really is no upside for Sotto to be indignant. It would be a lot easier for him to accept that he erred and then go on with his business. 

  • mangtom

    Pagsamahin ninyo itong dalawang clowns sa senate sa imbestigation:

    1. Titi S-otot – plagiarism complaint

    2. Enrile – psychological evaluation

  • denzel_alfonso

    Maraming matutuwa pag nag HARAKIRI KA!

  • JS

    Hayan halatang ipinagtatanggol na ni JPE ang knyang anak anakan sa Senate… Birds of the same feathers… Are birds. :D

  • ThePattern

    The ethics committee is headed by Alan Pater Cayetano, the guy who justified/defended political dynasty.  Ethics my a s s!

  • deadlyshooter

    maybe, he thinks he’s the reincarnate of RFK, why not give him this illusion when he’s still capable of an ape, let him be…after all, he’s one comedy actor…this is his kind of entertainment, let’s just all laugh it out, brush this aside and move on…

  • Ricgwapo

    As one of the highest representatives of the country, a senator has to act with the highest degree of ethics and manner befitting that position. If that is the argument of Sen. Sotto, then his level of ethical behavior is so low that make it very embarrassing for the Senate, as a whole, to even support such behavior.

    Shall lawmakers keep on quoting other people’s verses, esp. the popular one, even translated into local dialects, without quoting the sources of that verses.

    I don’t want to be led by government officials esp. lawmakers who are only good at copying others’ popular verses, expressions of quotations.

    Nakakahiya ito! 

    If Sen. Sotto is not ashamed of plagiarism, I am as a citizen of the Republic of the Philippines. Come one Sen. Sotto, have some originality, and if you can’t please acknowledge the sources. You can’t hide being a Senator or under our Constitution. 

    Even thesis dissertation needs to quote the source to avoid plagiarism, so much so as when one speak to the nation on certain issues or things that affect the lives of the majority of the people.

    Be sensible Sen. Sotto. I have the feeling that you have embarrassed the Filipino people, and if you don’t have that feeling, you need to reflect who and what kind of representation you are making on behalf of the Filipino people.

    We don’t want fake or borrowed quotations that are being represented as one’s elocution to make it strong statements, without quoting the original source. That is plain plagiarism and if that is not well understood by Sen. Sotto and some of those in the Senate, then it is time for the people of this country to clean up the Senate of people of high repute, and not those that embarrass that institution. 

  • Amboy123

    This clown is definitely guilty for unethically plagiarizing other’s literary work, sottobobo will be punished to write:  ” I will not plagiarize any work of others again and will apologize publicly.”    1,000 times. 

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  • Amboy123

    Senator Robert Kennedy, highly educated, highly respected.   vic sotto, high, laging high…

  • Stephen

    My goodness! Sotto? Walan alam yan…. puro pogi points lang and so proud… that will bring you down. BIG TIME!

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  • robrano

    to alner
    Senators and other higher ranks like judges in RP are entitled to “your honor” but not “your honest”.
    Honor comes from honorable, means here maybe honorarium or salary. The higher
    the honorarium, the more honorable. It has nothing to do ith honesty.
    a president is entitled to “your excellency”, no matter how excellent
    or lousy he may be. Funny that in RP the same title is given to the main
    mouthpiece of the president, very unique since all secretaries are just

    • nakawan

      the title “your honor” applies to lawmakers only when they act as senator-judges. the title is really reserved for justices and mayors

  • Wild_Savage

    Tomorrow, we file a case against Pia Cayetano for plagiarism. Hope her brother would gave us a fair trial.

    • Drachir Metal

      nag apologize naman si pia cayetano dba? si sotto, nag apologize ba?

  • Benjamin

    Sino ang pinakahambog,, pinakapalalong Senador sa kasaysayan ng Senado ng Pilipinas ? 

    • Pulokoy

       pinakabo… fill in the blanks

      • Benjamin

        pinkabongga ?

      • Brahman

        lero, bo, lsetero, lok, gok, lakbol (skul bukol), kol, lol, pol, dolbodol,

      • Edwin Edwin


  • deadlyshooter

    kalimutan na itong issue na ito…wala namang mangyayari…wag na lang muling iboto ang taong ito sa susunod na tumakbong muli ito sa anupamang position sa gobyerno…let’s move on…lika na…!!!!

  • Pulokoy

    Senator Lapid is much better than Sotto lol , kahit na mejo walang alam mejo merong humility 

    • anton kinuton

      less talk, less mistake. no talk, no mistake. wise talaga si lapid. he he

    • Jello

      kapag si sotto nanahimik sa issue sasabihin guilty pero pag ibang tao ok lang,, ano to? tanga tangahan?? gamit gamit din ng utak 

      • Melchor

        tama ka dyan! ayaw nilang intindihin kung ano yung talagang tama! masyadong close minded yung ibang tao. kaya ang labas tanga. haha.

  • alex_diaz2014

    Bakit nagfile ng complaint kay Sotto? Dapat pa nga maging proud tayo kasi nag-improve na si Sotto, sila Sarah Pope at JFK na yung ginagaya, dati dati mga nursery rhymes lang yung mga pinagbabasehan nya ng kanyang mga speeches eh, hehe…

    • Pulokoy

       this one totally made my day

    • nakawan

      onga naman, nakawan lang nakawan forever!

    • isidro c. valencia

      You double check some privileges speeches of politicians (Congressmen and Senators) and you will read a lot of copied materials without proper acknowledgement.

      You read Sen. Miriam Santiago’s privilege speech about RH and you will read some plagiarized statements and no one seemed to question her.It appeared Sarah Pope (who accused Sen. Tito Sotto as plagiarist) copied her materials from a certain medical journal without attributing her source. Sarah Pope is the original plagiarist.

      Those bloggers, in connivance with politicians (who are like crocodiles whose mouth are wide open for billions of RH budget), foreign medicine manufacturers, US and United Nations, pro RH groups are derailing the real issue by focusing on plagiarism, a diversionary tactic.

      Sen. Tito Sotto has parliamentary immunity, thus, the legal and ethical complaints will not prosper.

      • alex_diaz2014

        I do totally agree. Besides, what can you expect from Sen. Sotto? Clearly, he was elected not because of his political wits, but purely because of his popularity. Ano nga naman ang karapatan nating magcomplain ngayon kung ipakita ni Sen. Sotto ang kanyang karurukan ng kabobohan? Tama ka!

      • Jello

        hindi kabobohan ang pagtatranslate ng english satagalog! bobo!

      • alex_diaz2014

        hahaha… anyway, you missed the point, won’t argue with a matalino like you hahahaha… ang talitalino mo, para kang si Sen. Sotto! nagtapos ka rin siguro sa wanbol u…hahaha

  • mad_as_Hamlet

    If there is anything that can convince the majority in Congress to restore the death penalty with the full support of the CBCP, this is it!  From Plagiarism, the next rung is out-and-out Blasphemy.  Soon, we shall hear Mr. Sen. Sotto—-under claim of full and original authorship—- declare, “Before Abraham, I am. . . .I and the Father are one. . .In the beginning I created . . . .” 

  • ricardo

    Dapat ang mga senador seryosohin ito at huwag lang ibasura. Unfair sa mga may integridad at talagang nag-iisip at nagtratrabaho, hindi lang nangongopya. Sangkatutak ang kinikita at kinukulimbat ng mga taong ito. The least we expect from them is magtrabaho naman, hindi magpa-cute at other people’s expense!

  • ricardo

    Ang Simbahang Katoliko dapat manindigan din dito. Tahimik sila dahil sila ang nakikinabang sa pangongopya ni Sotto? HIndi ba ang pagsisinungaling at pagnanakaw ay mas malaking kasalanan kaysa sa pagsuporta sa RH bill? Asan kayo ngayon, mga obispo?

    • Jello

      e ang panghuhusga ng tao??diba malaking kasalanan din?? sa ginagawa mo ngayon, ang pangdadamay sa siimbahang katoliko na nananahimik… bro nasusunog kana!

  • Fulpol

    Professors from the University of the Philippines, Ateneo De Manila University, and the De La Salle University, joined forces in the filing of the complaint.

    where was UST?

    • Sarcee

      they are anti RH allies

    • muddygoose

      Figuring out how to give doctorate degrees to influential lawyers hoping to become Chief Justice…

    • indiosbravos2002

      Why need UST when you have the 3 top schools represented. Di naman sinabi Top 20. Hehehe.

  • Kamatis Tomato

    Senador Sotto mahirap bang sabihing ayon kay JFK or Sarah Pope or Nietzsche, or Kierkegaard, or Jose Rizal, at iba pang intellectuals? Siguradong mapapabilib mo kami at lahat ng kritiko ng eat bulaga at skul bukol dahil sa iyong erudition. 

  • $3741640

    Come on guys…lets leave sotto alone. This is what his brain can do! He has alredy exerted all effort…but to noavail! Studies have shown that people who has limited brain power suffers Alzeihmers disease very early.

  • tabitabi

    A senate president that supports plagiarism just becaase they can do it. What a shame.
    You add more stinks to a stingky senate. 

  • Rap88

    Cayetano, rules ba? o Ethics? mahirap bang espelengin yan, tama na ang mga palusot, tama na, tigil na, ang mga kayabangan nitong sila Enrile at Sotto. Malinaw naman na Sotto committed plagiarism. 

  • virgoyap

    Sotto’s attitude for what he has done inside the senate only shows his incompetence as senator. A thing which the Filipino people should be ashamed of. He is only competent to play the role of a comedian.

  • MonMayuga

    People of the Philippines vs. Senator Vicente Sotto III.

    Being a lawyer yourself, Mr. Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile, you must know the aforementioned phrase very well.

    It is the sovereign people of this country who are filing a complaint against one of their elected officials. Senator Sotto cannot hide behind immmunity which only the “sovereign people” can give or take back. That immunity is therefore not absolute.

    That is common sense.

  • MonMayuga

    Being a clown, Senator Sotto should himself be called “Joker.” He makes slap stick jokes by poking fun at himself.

    • $3741640

      Therefore there will be 2 “joker” in the senate! The 1st joker is very respectable…but the 2nd “joker” is really a JOKE!

  • franklyn flores

    A school bukul will always be a school bukul and worst

  • wgd82

    Sotto Resign!!!

  • ztefertilizerscam9

    Mula Aparri Hanggang Jolo
    Saan ka man ay halina tayo
    Isang libo’t Isang tuwa
    Buong bansa… SENATE  Bulaga

    Sina Tito, BONG AT JINGGOY 
    Kasama pati si ENRILE
    Silang apat ay nagbibigay
    Ligaya sa ating buhay

    Buong bansa ay nagkakaisa
    Sa tuwa’t saya na aming dala
    Isang libo’t isang tuwa
    Buong bansa… SENATE Bulaga!

  • Jim De Garman

    mr. sotto just apologize and move will not fall to your neck if you just say sorry..that’s all we need.

  • bukidonline

    I believe this senator is just plain stupid, I bet his not even thinking about the worse case scenario of this issue, This is a blessing in disguise for all of us, why? because election time is coming and this is a no brainer if we are going to vote him or not.

  • anton kinuton

    sen cayetano, your re-election is on the line. netizens will closely watch on how you will handle this issue.

    • CheapJ

      I will not vote for Cayetano anyway. No more to political dynasties!

  • Fulpol

    after Cayetano finished his ethical inquiry, I doubt if Sen. Sotto will not  file a counter to the group who filed the complaint…

    by intention and being fair, I think Sen. Sotto might file a libel suit against the professors of UP, AdMU and DLSU.

    1. there is no copyright infringement
    2. the author like Sarah Pope will also take the pill because she also plagiarized
    3. the plagiarized text intended to inform the public, a serious issue of RH Bll, not for personal gain.

    as one legal mind says, “plagiarism is not in itself illegal, it is only illegal if it also breaches an established legal right, such as copyright, or offends against the law of misrepresentation or other legal rules.”

    I expect a battle in the near future, when Sen Sotto will file a libel case.

    • xmb458

      That most famous speech of The Late Sen Robert Kennedy was addressed to the world for peace particularly to Eastern Europe,  Berlin Wall and growing problems of Africa. This was plagiarized by this idiot Philippine senator by emphasizing it with the use and ill effects of contraceptives. Now I ask you Mr. Polpol, what can you say about what Ms. Kerry Kennedy feel about this diversion of the noble ideas of the speech into condoms and contraceptives by this stupid guy Sotto? If you are Ms. Kerry Kennedy, do you feel happy about it? 

      • Fulpol

        did Sotto gain something from using the translated speech of Kennedy?

        if the words were taken out of context, that is wrong. because the words of Kennedy is universal..

        the daughter of Kennedy should be flattered because the speech of her father was used for different context, become universal, become classic.

  • Consumers Power

    Even when they’re caught flat footed still they refused to apologize. These are the kind of political leaders we have. Kapal muks ! Let’s get rid of them next election.

    • Jello

      hindi naman magsosorry ang tao kapag walang ginwang mali tanga!

  • boykomentaryo

    iSkul Bukol. 

  • boykomentaryo

    i rather choose Leon Guerero over Sen Sotto. 

  • Darwin

    Kaya bear in mind next election: TRANSFORMATION does not happen overnight. Don’t vote for personalities without good track record.

  • Darwin

    He should at least fire Villacorta and other incompetent staff.

    • xmb458

       It is the stupidity of Sotto in question here not of Villacorta’s. Villacorta purportedly briefed this Wanbul cretin before he delivered the speech that the lines were that of Sen Kennedy. This Sotto is simply an idiot!

    • Rap88

      Sotto must resign for hiring incompetent staff, baka hindi naman alam ni Sotto that we the people ang nag papasweldo sa kanila. 

  • RyanE

    Great! Now start the ball rolling. I suggest Sen. Pres. Enrile to act as lead defense counsel for Sen. Sotto. Ex-CJ Corona could be tapped also for the defense, so with Atty Topacio.

  • xmb458

    Willie Revillame must have been smiling from ear to ear right now because of Sotto’s sheer stupidity!

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  • Cal_Reznick

    Philippines is still suffering from poverty and its only getting worse.

    What else would you expect from a country who’s lead by actors such as this and a President who was essentially elected due to sympathy vote and his last name.

    • akongednamzug

      Kung ikaw ay isang bayaran para sumali sa balitaktakang ito, ikaw ay aking naiintindihan. Lahat ng mga sinasabi mo dito ay laging nagwawakas sa pagbatikos sa pangulo. Pero kung iyang mga pinagsasabi mo ay sarili mong opinyon, ako ay labis na naaawa sa iyo.

      • Cal_Reznick

        Its sad but its true. The Philippines is being run by actors and a President who was essentially elected due to sympathy vote and his last name. If that’s not true then please convince me otherwise. I do hope they do good for the country though because their success is good for the country.

      • akongednamzug

        Isa lang tanong ko sa iyo, kailan ba maganda ang kalagayan ng Pilipinas,noong panahon ni Gloria o ngayon?

      • Cal_Reznick

        Let’s compare.

        Previous Administration had questions of corruption following them.

        Current Administration also has questions of corruption following them.

        Previous Administration help build up and set up the economy, just like the BPO/IT, which the fruits of its labor is still showing today.

        Current Administration is allowing the fruits of the previous Administration’s labor to ripen during their term…but they have yet to add much to it.

  • Sonny Boy Madayag

    Sotto should just stick to hosting…

    • Rap88

      Patay tayo dyan, marami na naman maloloko yan…

  • straightalks

    Sotto is the worst possible Senator this country could ever have.

  • Wowie Sg

    senator enrile, the sovereign people did not give the senators immunity. it is you, the senators, who gave yourselves this immunity. kaya ang mga criminals sa atin gustong maging politiko!
    ang dapat jan kay BOBONG TITO SOTTO, i-expel from the senate dahil hindi lang pangalan niya ang binibigyan nya ng kahihiyan mundi ang mismong sovereign people of the philippines.
    wala na namang kahihiyan ang BOBONG SENADOR SOTTO na yan kaya wala siyang pakialam. pakapalan lang ng mukha, pang-wanbol university lang talaga ang utak nyan!

    • Mau

      talino mo ah. ikaw ba may nagawang matino sa bayan mo  makapagsalita ka parang may nailimbag kana sa barangay mo tapos lakas ng loob mong magsabi sabi ng ganyan.

    • Reps

      Ikaw ang Bobo,madaling maniwala sa mga maling bintang ng iba or should I say isa ka sa mga pinapalabas na mali Senator Sotto para mabawasan ang kalaban against Rh bill.

  • Mabuhay

    Hindi raw niya inangkin yung lines nya sa speech at hindi raw niya sinabi na kanya iyon…kumbinsido na ako na engot nga itong si Sotto, . The mere fact that he did not cite his sources nor put  quotation marks on those lines indicates that he presented them as his. These are the Senators that we have today……who are to be blamed?

    • Rap88

      Do not blame those who vote for Sotto, kasi napasakay lang naman ang karamihan sa kanila ng isang payaso na kagaya ni Sotto, bwisit talaga, na Escalera ang karamihan…

      • Reps

        Do not blame also Sotto for defending against Rh bill.Pinapalabas lang nila na mali ang kanyang ginagawa.

    • Mau

      dapat sisihin sino? yung taong pumuna sa pag kakamali ng isang tao. taong humingi na ng sorry pero patuloy parin ang pag akusa nila sa kanya. walang masamang mag bigay ng idea.

      • Reps

        Dapat ang sisishin ang mga taong pinapalabas na may malaking pagkakamali syang nagawa kahit wala naman.

    • Reps

      Ano bang mahirap sa paliwanag ni Senator Sotto na wala sayang inangkin na gawa ng iba? Ilang beses nya ng sinabi na kumuha sya ng source sa iba para sa kanyang speech.

  • isidro c. valencia

    You double check some privileges speeches of politicians (Congressmen and Senators) and you will read a lot of copied materials without proper acknowledgement. You read Sen. Miriam Santiago’s privilege speech about RH and you will read some plagiarized statements and no one seemed to question her.

    It appeared Sarah Pope (who accused Sen. Tito Sotto as plagiarist) copied her materials from a certain medical journal without attributing her source. Sarah Pope is the original plagiarist. 

    Those bloggers, in connivance with politicians (who are like crocodiles whose mouth are wide open for billions of RH budget), foreign medicine manufacturers, US and United Nations, pro RH groups are derailing the real issue by focusing on plagiarism, a diversionary tactic.

    Sen. Tito Sotto has parliamentary immunity, thus, the legal and ethical complaints will not prosper.

    • Karabukov

      You’re wrong to defend Senator Sotto on his proven plagiarism Isidro. You – and Senator Sotto the more so – do no justice to his cause by denying the undeniable. All Senator Sotto had to do was apologize for his plagiarism – great men have done so and moved on to more successful endeavors – and he can go on to fight for his cause. But by denying something that he is so blatantly obviously guilty of, he will never leave this stupid issue and that’s what he will always be known for, perhaps his whole life. The sooner he gets it the surer he gets over it.

      The funny thing is, he can’t apologize for it, because he denies having done it, because he doesn’t know what it is he did. He needs to go back to Vocabulary 101.

      • Reps

        He denies having done it bec. he really did not done it. Why to apologize if there’s nothing to apologize?

    • Rap88

      Anti RH po ako, but that is not the issue sir, You said that it appeared that Sarah Pope copied her materials therefore she is a plagiarist, then if Sen Sotto copied a material, what do you call him?. If Sotto has parliamentary immunity, no complain shall prosper against him on plagiarism, therefore calling all senators you may plagiarize, its free in the senate, wala na kaming pakialam sa inyo, bahala na lang kayo sa sarili ninyo, ituloy ninyo ang kahihiyan ninyo sa ating mga estudyante at mga foreign students, if you think you are not commiting an intellectual crime. NAKAKAHIYA KAYO MGA “HONORABLE” SENADORES NG PILIPINAS, BAHALA KAYO SA BUHAY NYO 

      • Mau

        lahat ng usaping ito nag mula sa rh. kaso ang tinignan nilang mali ung pag kopya.

      • Reps

        Di nya naman kinopya ng buo ang mga message ni Sarah Pope para sabihin na sya ay nag plagiarism and besides nagpapagamit lang si Sarah sa mga pro Rh para gawing mali si Senator Sotto.

    • akongednamzug

      Ibig mong sabihin hindi alam ni Allan Cayetano na walang mangyayari sa reklamo ng mga academicians mula sa tatlong unibersidad at ito ay tinanggap pa rin niya. At ibig mo rin sabihin ang mga academicians na ito ay mga sangkatutak na tanga. Ibig mo rin sabihin na ang Ateneo de Manila, De la Salle at UP ay mga walang kuwentang unibersidad sa kadahilanan na ang kanilang mga faculty members ay mga tanga.

    • Nenita Dumaran

      definitely! kung iimbestigahan ang ginawa ni Sotto imbestigahan na din ang lahat ng speeches na ginawa ng mga senador at congressmen. hindi nagkataon na ang mga nag-hahabla kay Sotto ay mga pro-RH at pro birth control kaya aminin man nila o hindi ang galit nila sa pagtuligsa ni Sotto sa naturang Bill ang pinagmulan ng isyung to!

      • Mau

        sigurado! dahil alam nilang wala na silang laban kay tito sen kaya sila pumuna ng speech ni tito sen. kumbaga yun na ung alas na ginamit nila para lumaki tong issue na to at ilihis ang lahat ng usapin rh. at mapunta sa usapang plagiaris. di na rin kasi nila kayang ilaban ung sa rh kaya ayan ng resulta.

    • Rex

      haha ang dami kasing nagmamalinis lalo na yang Sarah Pope na yan. wag nya sabihing own words nya ang mga medical terms na ginamit nya sa blog nya? oh c’mon! nagpagamit lang sya sa mga maling tao.

    • Jaja

      haha..mas nakakahiya yang Sarah Pope na yan..makapag accused kala mo hindi sya nangopya..hahaha

    • Camila

      HAHA! Ang galing lang nilang magAkusa eh nu. di nila tingnan muna yung ginagawa nila!!

  • akimaxx

    Sen. Enrile depended Sen. Sotto’s position on plagiarism that TitoSen is entitled to ‘immunity’  given by the sovereign Filipinos. This is not a national issue anymore but involves international law on plagiarism. Complaint and reactions came from the foreigners themselves. Our laws should catch-up with the proper ethics on ‘copying or translating’ words of wisdom around the global community.  

  • CheapJ

    Sotto resign!

    • Mau

      resign mo mukha mo. wala kang kwentang mamamayan.

    • Jaja

      ASA KA!!!! hindi sya magreresign para sa mga walang kwentang mamamayang katulad ninyo..masyadong judgemental.

    • Camila

      waw. gandang suggestion. PATAPON.

  • hopelovefaith

    your reasoning is the lowest level of moral development.  justifying plagiarism because everyone is doing it anyway does not make it right. 
    you have to be schooled again where they teach you new applications of ethical behavior.  about a year ago,  i took a writing course and in the first day of class, the students were asked to sign a legal document that we would not attempt to submit the works of others.  doing so will give the school the right to expel us. 
    why would sotto be allowed to plagiarize when students are reprimanded from submitting any hint of copying the works of others

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    • Reps

      Anong klaseng pag iisip meron ka? ito ba ay galing sa demonyo? halata kasing wala kang takot sa Diyos dahil di mo alam ang pag gamit ng mga salita ng maayos at kung makapanghusga ka akala mo tinalikuran ka na nga Diyos.Sana matauhan ka at maisipang nasa mali kang landas.

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  • Rafael

    Sigurado ba kayo na wala kayong salita na hindi niyo kinopya at sure na ba kayo na walang katulad yan. This is a moral issue that will not have a good ending. You want to crucify Sotto for the same mistake that all of us committed one way or another. Let’s be realistic masyong self-righteous mga tao sa mundo ngayon.

    • William

      dahil nga hindi nila maamin sa sarili nila na nagkamali sila. mas madaling magmalinis at siraan ang iba kesa manindigan sa tama. ewan ko ba kung bakit andaming ganyang Pilipino na ngayon

    • Juancho

      ayan dyan nga magaling ang ibang tao. Kasi naman kala mo si Sen. Sotto lang ang nangopya. Huwag kayong magmalinis. Nagdaan din kayo dyan.

      • Reps

        They are making as a big issue ang pangongopya daw ni Senator Sotto para mapalabas nilang mali ang pinaglalaban nya. Pero they don’t know na kayang harapin sila ni Senator Sotto kasi alam nyang sya ay tama.

      • Camila

        TRUE!! Ayaw naman kase nilang tanggapin yung Side ni Sen Sotto.

      • Jaja

        right,.e halos lahat naman ng tao sa Philippines nangopya na..sus yung mga galit kat sotto makapagsallita ng nangongopya if i know ginawa din nila yun.

    • Nenita Dumaran

      oo, yang moral issue na yan ang pinaglalaban ng mga kritiko ni Sotto dahil mali daw ang pangongopya ng gawa ng iba at isa syang senador. pero kahit senador siya kung moral issue ang usapan walang mataas walang mababa so bakit hindi matanggap ng mga kritiko niya na minsan din silang nagkamali at nangopya? at mas maraming beses pa. wala namang pag-uusapang legal dito dahil in the first place walang law ng plagiarism sa pilipinas!

      • William

        pero kahit hindi morality ang issue dito, kahit batas ang pag-usapan hindi pa rin accountable si Sotto dahil WALANG PLAGIARISM LAW SA PILIPINAS AT MAPAPATUNAYANG HINDI NAGNAKAW NG GAWA NG IBA SI SEN. SOTTO TAPOS!

      • Reps

        They are talking about the morality issues. Eh sa ginagawa nilang personal na pambabatikos kay Senator Sotto sa tingin ba nila pasok sa morality ang ginagawa nila?

      • Camila

        OO nga naman! Moral issue daw, eh kung laitin, kutyain at batikusin nga nila si Sen Sotto wagas eh! gumagamit pa sila ng mga pambabastos na salita. Asan ang morality na sinasabi nila?

    • Benito

      Tama walang law na PLAGIARISM sa bansa kahit ano pa ang ipaglaban ng mga kritiko ni Sotto wala din kayong mapapala. 

    • Maicca

      kasuhan na ang lahat ng tao para masaya!!! Cgurado sanggol na lang ang maiiwang malaya d2 sa bansang perpekto!!! Tsk tsk!

    • Lyka mae

      Lahat na lang ba kinopya nya??? Mraming estudyante ang nangongopya!!!! Bkit ayun nde natin kasuhan….mapa-elementary, high school o college man… magisip isip naman kau!!!

    • Ramiel

      Shut up na!!!! Oo nga naman…kung pangonopya pala ang issue dito!! E magpagawa kayo ng maraming selda dahil maraming Filipino ang dapat ipakulong…nde sapat ang selda nyo para sa kaso ng PLAGIARISM!!

      • Camila

        haha. tama ka jan. Galing magmalinis ng mga naninira kay Sen Sotto xD

    • Dencio

      AY SUS GINOO,,, kung ganyan lang din naman pala ang paguusapan ee lulubog tlga ang Pilipinas sa mga katulad nilang tao n walang alam kundi manira.. Maawa naman kayo sa bayan imbis n nkakatulong kayo,, kayo pa nagpapapalala sa sitwayon!!!!!!!!!!!

      • Camila

        Kaya nga eh.Di na sila nagsawa sa paninirang ginagawa nila!

    • Sherwin

      Oo nga naman, nde naman yun inangkin ni Sotto..diba diba sinabi naman nya kung saan nya nakuha?? Ano ba yang mga pagiisip nyo?? Bulok nba yan katulad ng pagkatao nyo????

      • Camila

        TAMA! Wala naman syang sinabing kanya yun. Daming alam ng mga naninira sakanya.

    • Nhicca

      Ang mga tao tlga wlang ginwa kundi manira ng tao..nde na lang magpayaman para naman guminhawa ang buhay,,,puro buhay ng iba inaatupag.. Hay naku!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • Rex

      Eh alam mo naman yung iba akala mo walang ginagawang mali sana lang perpekto. Ang laki kasi ng tiwala sa sarili ng mga taong kumukutya kay Sen. Sotto eh.

      • Camila

        Kaya. mga One sided kase eh, sarado na ang utak sa mga sinasabe ni Sen Sotto.

    • Charles

      Batikos ng batikos nde nmn nakakatulong sa problema ang mga taong umuusig kay Sen. Sotto sana kung nakakatulong sila. Kawawa naman walang magawa sa buhay.

    • Camila

      Agree. Super duper naman magmalinis yung mga tao, especially yung mga patagong pinapabagsak sya.

    • Melchor

      tama! kala mo naman hindi sila nangopya! masyadong nagmamalinis mga tao kala mo naman hindi nila ginawa dati yan. tsk.

    • Vincent

      yung iba naman na senador nangongopya rin yan hindi lang napapansin kasi si Sotto lang yung pinapansin niyo kahit hindi naman talaga nangopya.

    • Kris

      maganda kasi yung binahagi ni sotto. kaya ayun kinuyog siya. tan*a kasi yung ibang pinoy makikitid ang utak!

    • Leonora

      haaay. wag niyo na pilitin yung mga makikitid na tao para lang maniwalang walang kasalanan si Tito sen. basta maraming sumosoporta sa kanya at naniniwala. Go Tito Sen!

  • Benito

    Tama walang law na PLAGIARISM sa bansa kahit ano pa ang ipaglaban ng mga kritiko ni Sotto wala din kayong mapapala. 

    • Mau

      tama tama kahit na anong uri pa ng pang huhusga ang isulong nila kay Sotto wala rin silang magagawa. bagkus lalo lang silang napipikon sa mga ginagawa nila dahil wala e. wala na silang magagawa tungkol sa issue na to,

    • Jaja

      tama,.at kung may plagiarism man dati pa e di sana marami ng nakulong..uso kaya yan sa mga students.

    • Camila

      Kaya nga, nagOopen lang sila ng issue para mapabagsak si Sen Sotto eh!

  • Reps

    Against kayo sa plagiarism eh samantalang di nyo nga alam ibig sabihin nyan. Kung talagang alam nyo ang meaning ng plagiarism ibig sabhin alam nyo din na di ng plagiarist si Senator Sotto.

    • Jaja

      tama,.duh???FYI lang po ha!! hindi si Sen. Sotto ang gumawa ng speech nya so hindi po sya ang may kasalanan.

    • Jello

      tama!!!! malinaw naman na sinabi ni tito sen na pinasa lang yun sa kanya hindi nea intensyon kunin yun! nauunawaan neo ba yan! 

    • Camila

      TRUE! kaya nga eh. Ayaw kase nilang intindihin yung side ni Sen Sotto, panu sarado na utak nila para skanya.

  • Jello

    kabobohan na agad?? kabobohan ba yung ginawa nea???  natranslate nea sa tagalog yung speech kabobohan ba yun??? baka ikaw ang bobo

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