‘I’m not gay,’ Lacson denies anew

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Senator Panfilo Lacson. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines—Senator Panfilo “Ping” Lacson denied anew Friday that he’s gay as he threatened to tell the “cruel truth” about Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago if the feisty lawmaker spreads “lies” about him.

“If she isn’t crazy, I have cleared many times that I am not gay,” Lacson said in Filipino.

Lacson was reacting to Santiago’s speech at the Manila Hotel this Friday where she repeatedly mentioned about a political foe she described as gay and stupid. She did not name the person whom she even insinuated could have pocketed funds intended for the rent of their Senate offices.

Lacson said he would not take Santiago’s “insults” sitting down and threatened to tell the “cruel truth” about her.

“The thing is, I won’t start a fight with anybody as I did not initiate this quarrel with her; neither will I turn my back,” Lacson said in a text message.

“If she hits me hard, I’ll hit her back harder. If she insults me, I’ll insult her back and more harshly. But I will tell the cruel truth about her if she spreads lies about me,” he said.

He also accused Santiago of misusing funds when she allegedly used Senate money to pay the rent of her extended office in a building owned by her family.

“The issue against her is graft because she used the money of the people to pay for her personal expenses,” Lacson said.

In her speech, Santiago said that the use of funds was approved by the Senate even as she wondered if her unnamed nemesis was the one who actually pocketed the money intended for the same purpose.

Lacson, apparently reacting to Santiago’s tirade, denied any wrongdoing.

“I’m not like her who’s greedy. I have not pocketed any funds in all the time that I have been in government and I don’t accept bribes,” he said.

“And what about her? Perhaps, it will be better for her to answer appropriately and not like some crazy woman with graft cases at the Ombudsman,” Lacson said.

First posted 12:15p.m.

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  • Fulpol

    it is difficult to file cases against “crazy people”.. you never won any arguments..

    Lacson should said: “hindi ako pumipitik sa… like pitik, pitik of Cayetano… ikaw Sen Miriam, anong pinipitik pitik mo?..”

    Sen Miriam: “I rubbed it, idiot”..

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/W6OYQAQ3YNWGE4SIRA4IIQ4Y3Y joshua

      pinitik ni Cayetano ung pondo ng Taguig. Di ba nagrereklamo rin ung mga kalaban ng asawa nya kasi di pantay ung pondo binigay sa kanila tapos kung maka reklamo in aid of reelection

    • WeAry_Bat

      Fulpol for mayor sa Manila!

      • Marlanus

        2nd demotion,

        eh este, the motion pala, he he he

    • JosephNess

      yong dalawang maliit na bola saka batuta…yan ang pinipitik nya…hahahaha…

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_CYDG63W2MVGRU2YOI7HBD23EXQ Adrian

    O sya, di ka gay. Bisexual ka!

  • Sultan Kirat

    I don’t really care what he does with his equipment or his orifices. I am more concerned about the hold he has on the present administration, as well as how ordinary people who cross him end up burned in a ditch. Peace!

  • w4d

    LOL…if he is really not gay, he does not have to be reassuring the public even if he is ridiculed. A straight man who is comfortable with his sexuality won’t have any issues, but one hiding his will keep on yapping.

  • tilamsik

    Miriam is just portraying the general Pinoy culture…. pag nahuli itanggi.. magalit… manira… ipahid ang putik sa iba… CLASSLESS

    • KpTUL

      You know very well this “culture” thing, is it beccoz you are the living example of it as Pinoy as you are. Well, you better start paying your taxes and stop cheating the govnt.

  • JosengSisiw1

    Come on girls we need more of this! Open more of your trashes come onnnnn…

  • magsasakasanayon

    Girl kasi siya. Hindi gay. Mali talaga si Brenda.

  • 2rey3

    Prove it Ping that you are not gay by leading the opposition and do not accept any position from PNoy! Prove it that you are not corrupt by proving that Defensor is corrupt!

    • http://www.facebook.com/danilo.navarro.946 Danilo Navarro

      he already filled a case againts her

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_ELTWKJPUAIB6ANDT4KSL7BSATA Shalani

    patulan ba naman ang babae heheheh hindi nga sya “gay”…aaaaaaaaaayyyy

    • 12JEM

      Matagal nang sinasabi ni Mon Tulfo na GAY si Sen Lacson.

      • Batang Altura

        di retsahan kung sabihin ito ni Tulfo di pumalag si Pinky ksi may nakaraan sila ni Tulfo, pinpalagan nya si Miriam ksi kaya nyang labanan si Miriam pareho lng sila ng gender.

      • indiosbravos2002

        Nagkatikiman na sila siguro dati.

  • KpTUL

    All government officials are corrupt most especially the senators and the congressmen. This is a known fact !

    • Batang Altura

      meron din hindi corrupt , isa na po sa kanila si Dr. Nilo dating opisyal ng pagasa, ang naging kasalanan po nya ay hindi nya na-perdict ng tam ang panahon kahit binigyan sya ng tarot card para hulaan. ni hindi na-finish ang dingding ng kanyang bahay.

  • http://twitter.com/chimp_rex Rolex

    There is wisdom in keeping quiet in the face of accusations, absurd or not, because the more you deny, the public think otherwise.

    • sanjuan683

      Its the same if you will keep quiet, means you did it. So better to defend yourself. Quiet means you accept it also, the public think otherwise.

      • JosephNess

        sabi ni freddie aguilar….tawanan mo ang yong problema!!!!…yan dapat na ginawa nya…tapus sabayan ng kay mike hanopol…laki sa layaaw, laki sa layaw jepay…!

      • Bamm Gabriana

        tama. dapat sinabi lang niya “haha that’s funny” tapos wala nang kasunod. kasi pag ganun ang sagot nya, wala nang mag-iisip na bading sya. pero pag sobrang deny na “i’m not gay!” baka lalong mag-isip ang tao. alam mo naman ang mga pinoy…

      • buttones

        Defending oneself is hardly saying “I am not gay”. Defending oneself is issuing writs of libel, why no writs? What would you do if you had say half a billion peso available to protect you honor and integrity?

      • Sultan Kirat

        Well, she does keep waving her parliamentary immunity in his face, as well as the fast-approaching end of his term. Maybe that has something to do with it.

      • leomar101

        Hi There, it’s getting interesting again when the lady takes the floor.I’d like to be intertained just to keep me warm. I don’t expect anything anyway from these honorable senators. So take a shot of jim beam and let it dance through and through to savor the old malt whiskey.

      • buttones

        Hello Leo, how are you? ‘Honorable senators?’ You have a remarkable sense of humor .. Seems to me the upper House has become some sort of soap opera, a bit like Dallas but not a drop of oil, a bit like the Waltons but with angst…It’s bit early here for what you suggest- 3:30 pm, but come 5 pm , I might take your good advice….

      • Gordo Viejo

        More like “Twilight:” bloodsucking, heavy eye make-up, lightly layered with epal cuteness.

      • leomar101

        Forget about Dallas, forget about Waltons, just focus on these “honorable senators” that’s what they like to be called upon.They are a unique kind of mamals that sucks the taxpayers money with heads high up. cheaters but profess the path of righteousness, killers but profess the value of human rights. hahaha,

      • ARIKUTIK

        Lacson states, she’s not Gay and will never “Turn he’s back”. The denial aided by actions reveals it all. Gays always do it with the final act of “turn your back”. She denied it to the max……. weeeeeee >>>>>>>>>>>>

    • http://www.facebook.com/danilo.navarro.946 Danilo Navarro

      and if you keeps quiet if goes the same so its better you answer in front of tv and newsmen/women..and my i ask you whos wisdom is that

  • http://www.yellowmythbusters.gov.ph/ Weder-Weder Lang

    Pinky Lacson? He’s also the powerful man behind Marantan. Pinky is behind Vic Siman’s death.

  • joerizal

    The more you deny it, the more people will believe it’s true.

  • ever green

    I’m not gay…….I just like them………….

  • carlorocci

    Sinabi rin yan ni Rustom Padilla dati.

  • ddano

    “I’m not gay”, Lacson clears again, “I’m a gal” he adds.

    • Magsasaka

      nice hehehe

    • YndaYamY

      wagi!

  • billy gunner

    he’s not gay. he just likes men.

  • Sweet Disguised

    Hey GAY guy. If you’re going to “SET UP” Miriam, do it to someone who is “STUPID” like Joseph Estrada. You made a bad move in the Chess Game. “Miram” (the “Queen”) she’ll attack your every move until you are exhausted. “The King” is her LAW BOOKS. And you have managed to Fail again to see the basics of where she devoted herself into. Do not mess around with someone who isn’t afraid to die especially if that person is equipped with devotions to destroy anyone who gets in her way.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/ZYJLDPFZXW3GZVHSY5TOQZX6D4 SojuSaki

    “I have cleared many times that I’m not gay” Lacson said.

    Fine, you are not gay…for now. But be prepared to come up with a better name when you finally decided to come out.

    Rustom Padilla also cleared many times that he’s not gay, before he became Miss BB Gandanghari.

    • Fulpol

      Mag-usap muna sila ni BS Aquino-Makapili III kung sabay ba silang aamin…

      • jgl414567

        Baka bakla kang nakatago fulpol kasi galit ka sa bakla wala namang masama sa pagiging bakla. Bibilib pa nga ang tao sayo kung ipaglalaban mo kung ano pagkatao mo. Ang masama ay yung kawatan ka tulad ng mga amo mo sa UNA!

      • patrickinca

        I’m not surprise kung mga taga UNA ay mga badingerzi din hahahaha

      • maysayako

        si maceda at honasan…

    • Alexander Barreda Young

      he will be Queen Pinky!!!

      • jack_bagbaga2011

        maybe Pingky Tanggal-ari

      • http://www.facebook.com/erick.labandia Erick Labandia

        IKAW DIN JACK BAKLA KA?

      • blowcoldblowhot

        Your comment kinda reminds me of one of the best graffiti I’ve seen. While sitting on a public toilet I saw very small writing near the bottom of the door. I had to lean forward to read it—->”You are now sh*tting at a 45 degree angle”.

      • http://www.facebook.com/erick.labandia Erick Labandia

        IKAW ALEXANDER BAKLA KA????

    • JosengSisiw1

      Filla Lacson…

    • Gordo Viejo

      Panty-Low Curtis

      • Exo

        Si Lacson nakatira sa Ayala Alabang. Pano kaya sya nakabili ng bahay dun?

      • Angry Bird

        i think he has this construction business “Aggregates Construction”, manufacturing pre-cast building materials said my civil engr. sister…im not sure though..

      • http://www.facebook.com/erick.labandia Erick Labandia

        ANONG PAKI MO KONG NAKATERA SA AYALA ALABANG?D BA PWEDE MAYAMAN NAMAN SI LACSON????

      • http://www.facebook.com/erick.labandia Erick Labandia

        IKAW HWAG KANG MAPANGHUSGA MAGAGALIT SI LORD?????

      • ordinaryo

        hi erika…

    • MNLFoodcritic

      Pinky Gandangreyna

    • http://www.facebook.com/erick.labandia Erick Labandia

      IKAW BAKLA KABA?

    • boybakal

      The issue is not Lacson being Gay, he can deny that. You can’t see it.
      The issue is Lacson Being Rich….he can’t deny that. You can see it.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UYCOAGIL35OAIRH2T6QH3IZUMY Ike

      Hehehe nice one! Yan ang napala nya! He was able to get away, with Kuratong Baleleng & Dacer COrbito, ewan ko lang kung dito e makalusot sya. Sabagay mas mahirap aminin ito kaysa Kuratong and Dacer Corbito combined. Isipin mo from Rub-out King to Rub-out Queen!!

  • brunogiordano

    MIRIAM vs PING

    Sige lang ituloy ninyo ang inyong AWAY.

  • JosephNess

    why react??? mataray lang ang nagrereact sa usapang babaeng palengke…at ang katarayan ay di gawain ng isang lalaki…di pumapatol sa ganitong palengkeng usapan…what does this prove?…you’re guess…8′-).

  • KonsensyaNgBayan

    Ma’m Miriam maawa na po kayo at tumigil na sa panunukso, hindi po raw siya bakla, hindi siya bakla, kaya tama na, tama na at baka mapa-iyak nyo pa siya!…at magsabunutan pa kayo sa Senado!!

    • MNLFoodcritic

      hahahaha

  • $16638896

    imbyerna na si pingky nyahahha! defensive mode hihihihi

  • tra6Gpeche

    I would give Senator Lacson the benefit of the doubt when it comes to not being corrupt. As to my understanding, he and Senator Joker Arroyo are the only two Senators who refuse to receive their pork barrel. But as to being criminal or accomplice in the Dacer-Corbito and kuratong baleleng cases, it would be difficult for me to think otherwise. President Aquino should not appoint him to be one of his cabinet members. “Daang matuwid” will definitely become “daang sinungaling” and “daang mabaho.”

    • MNLFoodcritic

      If he is not corrupt, how was he able to buy a really big and expensive house in exclusive Ayala Alabang back when he was still in the PNP with his policeman’s pay? Isip isip.

      • tarikan

        I read in the news during that Kuratong issue that his house (mansion) was in South Woods (Sta. Rosa ba?) worth (hold your breath) P80M. This he (Lacson) said was owned by a corporation wherein he and friends were the officers. Bahay mo pag-aari mo at ng mga kaibigan mo? Weird.

      • batangsulpok

        May balita na dalawang duffle bag na puno ng DOLLARS ang nakuha sa Kuratong Baleleng nang mapatay sila, isa pa, meron siyang oriental store dito sa California kaya isip-isip.

      • tra6Gpeche

        If you have a proof of that kabayan, then my seeing him as not corrupt is wrong. My only basis was his refusal to take his pork barrel. If you are correct, then he is corrupt, as well! Anybody who lives beyond his government pay is definitely corrupt.

    • http://www.facebook.com/danilo.navarro.946 Danilo Navarro

      he has been cleared on all of what you but still you cannot accept it ha..i think he is the rigth choice on position that pnoy will offered on him

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/ZYJLDPFZXW3GZVHSY5TOQZX6D4 SojuSaki

        Right choice for position that Pnoy will offer?
        Which one?
        Front or Behind?

      • Gordo Viejo

        Sundin ang proseso …. oral arguments first haha.

      • Sandy Bulet

        hahahaha

      • patrickinca

        paano kung ayaw niya ng oral baka mag BEHIND the scene na lang siya

      • Gordo Viejo

        Back channel negotiator … parang ang hirap ng trabahong yun hahaha.

      • noyab

        YES KC PAREHO SILANG SHOKLA….SIGURO GAYA MO SILA….APPEAR

      • tra6Gpeche

        That’s how you see it. As I said, to me, he is either the mastermind or the accomplice in the Dacer-Corbito murder case!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_GZZ67F7G4MHK2K5SJHN4EJKN3M erica

    Am not Gay! sabi nya hehehe pero mamayang gabi, sasabihin nya, “am the queen of the night” hahahah. Sabihin mo kay Ray Belloria at Mon Tulfo yan, gahgah!

  • maysayako

    matagal nang open secret yang pagiging bading ni lacson! mga male starlets ang madalas i-book nyan! kung si rustom naging bb, si lacson magiging PINKY GANDANGLASON! aminin, ayayyay..

    • http://www.facebook.com/danilo.navarro.946 Danilo Navarro

      bakit di mo puntahan si lacson at pa aminin mo na bakla nga siya kaya ninyo harapin siya

      • Sandy Bulet

        naku, hindi nga daw sya gay, hindi sya gay!

  • maysayako

    di ako bakla kla kla kla kla kla
    di ako syokla kla kla kla kla kla
    nililinlang ko lang ang yong paningin
    babae pow akow… umamin ka na pinky gandanglason!

    • jgl414567

      Maysayad talaga utak mo di naman isyu ang pagkabakla ng tao! Ang isyu ay ang makitid mong utak!

      • http://www.facebook.com/erick.labandia Erick Labandia

        TAMA KA DYAN TOL?MANGHUSGA D NILA ALAM ANG TAO HEKHEKHEKHEK

      • koolkid_inthehouse

        tama ka. eh ano naman kung talagang bakla sya. Hindi mahirap aminin yun. Mahirap ang magpalit ng bagong pangalan. Sen. Gandang Pink Rubout?

  • wakats

    Fight Ping – the more disclosures, the merrier for the people…..

  • UrHONOR

    >>>‘I’m not gay,’ Lacson denies anew<<<

    IF you stare at his shot long and hard enough, you'd note that he is not really GAY…..I believe he is SAD. :(

    • Sultan Kirat

      Angry, resentful, afraid of losing his perks, but not very happy. :-P

      • UrHONOR

        Ergo, he’s not really GAY! :)

  • i_am_filipino

    In UK, politicians are not shy if they are gay or bi and it does not affect their duties as a politicians unless someone accused lacson of paedophile who had sex with children previously. I am sure that is unacceptable and shall be punished accordingly.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/ELGS2BPKJKG5PDWJAOOCF7K5KI Albert

    HaHa, I’m not gay. I’m just a woman in a mans body…People just don’t understand me…boohoo

  • http://www.facebook.com/kalim.khaiser Kalim Khaiser

    confirmed!! bading nga. bakit mo kasi pinapatulan ang babae. dapat nga suyuin mo pa para mahulog loob sayo.

  • Jesse_Bruce_Pinkman

    May tsinupa na ba si Ping Lacson?

  • AJ Giorgio

    sige nga, halikan mo nga si Miriam…

    • boypalaban

      ngek…sige bakla na lang….

      • MNLFoodcritic

        hahahaha

  • JaePablo

    Eto talaga si Pinky Lacson, este Ping LAcson hahahha!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_DOQTOEQERXNTOR2PZK2JQMLVGU utmostphear

    If you’re not gay then you must be a lesbian

  • siegfeil

    siguro kung hindi kilalang figure si Miriam matagal na sa ditch iyan hehehe….tingnan natin next na kabanata ….

  • speak_only_the_truth

    LMAO, well, only a bading will fight with a woman

  • $23257130

    ang vakla deny to death. bwahahahaha

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000923389289 David Bobir

    they should sort it out in the ring…miriam with her mouth and lacson with his gun….would be a fair fight

  • resortman

    Thats what Philippine senators are well known at; mudslinging and accusing each other while the pinoys remain poor. That is where our taxes go. That shows the political immaturity of this “holier-than-thous”, the culture of ignorant voting populace…Nakakasuka na kayo!!

  • gronimo10

    to shut mds up, lacson should have said “i’m not gay my boyfriend is.”

  • ernievictory

    ‘I am not gay’ , said Lacson. Then he adds ‘ I am a woman ‘ . Ayus…

  • buttones

    I would have thought that had somebody accused me of being something I was not, in other words libelous comment I would have gathered my legal team of hot shot lawyers, kept my mouth shut and sued the accusers for every penny he/ she was worth .. Not happened- Why? I mean the boy has the cash- why?

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_GDLJBVQKYUSWJAK6ICQITGFTUU Toni

      To win a libel case, one has to prove that he is not what he is being called e.g. gay. If one files a libel case after being called a gay, one has to prove that he is NOT gay and it is secondary to prove that he is a ‘man.’ How do you that? (Having no proof that one is gay does not mean he is not) Also, by filing a libel case for being rumored to be a gay is tantamount to implying that it is wrong to be gay and he might get the ire of gay groups. This is a lose-lose situation for Phwing. Perhaps, he is better off sticking to the issues and not doing as she does (as he said he would do). Better for him not to stoop to her level.

      • MNLFoodcritic

        Madali lang yan: In front of a judge, magdala na exhibit A na hunk. Ipakita ni hunk yung puwit niya kay Pinky, tapos magreact kunwari si Pinky na “YUCK KADIRI!!!” YUN! That’s proof na di ka gay!

      • buttones

        Good point- rock and a hard place really. To deny something that is perfectly acceptable and indeed encouraged is an odd thing to do, and certainly will invoke the ire of the rainbow community which are essentially voters anyway. A key element in all of this. I guess it’s the same as being accused of being heterosexual, a bit of an odd accusation, given the fact that most of us are…..It might be case that ‘she’ is rather more a traditionalist when it comes to matters of procreation. Anyway, all very interesting, [not the right word] this endless public squabbling of the members of the Senate, washing their dirty laundry in public…….

  • OleSapra aka ARGUS

    Masaya, masayang-masaya kami (Ana/Lisa/Cion) sa isyung ito, Yeheheyyy!!!

  • ernievictory

    Dapat itigil na ni Mirriam ang pagtawag kay Lacson na gay . Sige , pag nainis si Ping mangungurot iyan ! Chos…

    • boypalaban

      ikaw naman…ano ang feeling ng gaya ni tsupinky?

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/JOSZ2TW24FKJLQA6R3D24RZ24Y freemystic

    “Anobeh?” “Shoshompalin ko na kayo! So malisyoso!”

  • ruben_bush

    being gay is not the issue. eh ano kung gay??? basta may alam, di corrupt, di trapo, di mamamatay tao at di human rights violator.

  • certainshadeofgreen

    Hearing news about our senators is such a comic relief after all that news about Sabah.

    Having to release a public statement about not being gay is just about the gayest thing Lacson could have done, just saying. :))

  • pubringjuandelacruz

    the senator is in a tough corner. he can I either defend himself by issuing press statement or he could file libel case against the madam. either both, what madam did will surely make people think about lacson’s sexual preference. it just like the former first gentleman’s moves when he was accused of being corrupt. we all know the history of that story. :)

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_LJQZNP2INB2MDJNJSIE2ZSY2AM garapata

    If we will analyze the attitude of the senators, they are all not qualified to be a public servant, instead they should be a tv host for a talk show. Puro siraan ng siraan as what Lim and Estrda did in their debate.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_GDLJBVQKYUSWJAK6ICQITGFTUU Toni

    I am not gay… at papatulan kita kasi lalaki ka…hahaha

  • Ari Putan

    Magsabunutan na kaya itong dalawa na ito, para sa ganoon matapos na.
    O kaya magchorvahan nalang !

  • mabuhay_si_marKy

    what a waste of time. who cares?

  • honkgoy

    Baka naman si Lacson ay likas na masayahing tao. In English, He’s a gay person..

  • tolits63

    Bakit hindi mo pa sabihin gusto mong sabihin tungkol kay santiago,,,takot ka ba kay santiago

    • http://www.facebook.com/danilo.navarro.946 Danilo Navarro

      di nga ba sinampahan na nga kaso ..pag nag sampa ng isang kaso hinde na sinasabi sa harap ng mga tao mamahayag ..sa loob ng korte don sasabibihin

  • Duke Dux Ducis

    uy Bibi me Tres Marias daw dyan sa Senado…koko, migz, & pinky being accused as gays…ano sa tingin mo Bibi baby???…

  • Benjamin Vallejo Jr

    So Mr Senator.. What’s wrong in being gay?

  • Mattino2011

    pag defensive like that statement ” i am not gay” it means he is gay

  • http://www.facebook.com/danilo.navarro.946 Danilo Navarro

    si santiago walang pakialam kasi sa isip niya siya ang pinakamatalino malinis wala siyang paki alam kita ninyo naman kung mang alipusta noon sa inpeachment tapos panakot ma aatakihin taas ng blood pressure..gusto igalang siya di naman marunong gumalang sa kapuwa..balik tayo kay lacson noon di niya sinasagot ang sinasabi ninyo ay totoo dahil di sumasagot ng sumasagot naman at ipag tanggol ang sarili pinipilit ninyo umamin talaga naman sa galit ninyo kay lacson ayaw ninyo tanggapin ang kahit anong sabihin niya kayo sa inyong mga sarili sasabihin sa tv radyo at pahayagan mananahimik lang kayo kung sabihin bakla kayo lalo nat may asawa at anak kayo

  • MNLFoodcritic

    Reading this news suddenly I can hear in my head Michael V’s song ‘Di ako bakla’. LSS!

  • http://www.yellowmythbusters.gov.ph/ Weder-Weder Lang

    “I am not gay. At least naiintindihan ako ni PNoy.” —— Pinky Lacson

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/YO4QYV7TG6VV5TSKPZXNKQHKUE Brando

    May sakit na matindi sila

  • Beguine

    Isn’t this an old story? Why must Lacson keep saying he’s not gay?
    The more he denies the more people think he’s gay.

    Why does he not just show up at the Senate floor in drag without
    saying anything?

    Everybody senators, audience and all will have a good laugh and
    just dismiss it all as good entertainment. Otherwise, nothing’s changed,
    right? The combatants, both Lacson and Miriam Santiago have lots
    of skeletons in their closets. That’s no secret because both have been
    trading insults and accusations that we already presume to be true.

    • Mattino2011

      thats what i said too

  • tsismoso

    I’m not gay? hmmmm put him in pinoy big brother and we will see

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/BV6DWTSUHKJGFANJJ5P3WPPTQM Paul

    e di hindi. chura mo atih.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_HPGUIIJ44DMCSONOPI4JAEMUZM lex

    you’re not gay? then quit dilly dallying, speak up! ano gusto mo i-blackmail si Sen. Santiago? gawaing gay yan!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/BV6DWTSUHKJGFANJJ5P3WPPTQM Paul

    e di hindi…ang kulit ni atih.

  • mamamia

    Tama yan lady gaga mag batuhan kayo ng putik sa mukha

  • Kapitanbagwis

    Miriam Santiago is sick in mind and a Bi-Polar. Whoever believe in what she says is a fool.

  • Putakte Naman

    anak ng putakte, parehas kayong kurap!!!!!

  • rolando

    This is Miriam’s bait to trick Lacson. When addressing the public, her sense of humor is so terrific that it can move her audience to a roaring frenzy. Lacson entered into the fray and if Miriam has nothing inside her to fear about as Lacson’s threat insinuates, the (hair pulling) spectacle will go on as expected. Ang saya saya.

  • Meow Ming

    “Sinabi nang hindi ako GAY !! Sabunutan kita dyan eh!”

  • regd

    I’m not gay, I’m just happy.

  • Fulpol

    are gays love to engage in “war of words”?

  • Kenjie Hasaki

    If he is indeed gay, then he is one of the most powerful of us all. I would be very proud of him cause he was able to make it through the top of the food chain. But I think he is not gay. So give the guy a break. Let us focus more on valid issues such as corruption.

  • doncleo

    hindi ako bakla,lalakwe akwooo!!! so what kung bakla ka? e di aminin mo lang..no big deal..si Pinky talaga pinagtatagal pa ang isyu…at sabihin mo na kung ano alam mo kay Miriam puro ka banta lalo ka tuloy pinagdududahan… o nagpolbo ka na ba sa mukha? hahaha!!

  • Alexander Barreda Young

    LACSON: im not gay!!! God made man and woman only…so therefore there`s no such thing as “gay”….im a GIRL

  • Spicy Noodles

    “Lacson said he would not take Santiago’s “insults” sitting down and threatened to tell the “cruel truth” about her.”

    Well Senator Lacson Sir, if you got something then say it! Don’t just issue threats like a PUSSYcat. Otherwise, people would think that you are indeed batting for the other team. :p

  • AJ Giorgio

    halikan mo na kasi.. para tumahimik na..

  • http://twitter.com/Negastarr NegaStarr

    Di nga! Apir!

  • Taiko_Kauna

    why not prove it – post a photo with a woman in bed he he he

  • tarikan

    You have been insulted already. You have been hit already. So what’s taking you so long to insult her back harshly, to hit her back harder? “I have cleared many times that I’m not gay”. Ano, ikaw laang ang nag-clear sa sarile mo? Pero marami ang nagsasabi na bading ka nga, isa na si Monn. Baka ang pagiging berdugo mo nung martial law era hanggang ngayon eh diversion laang yun para sabihing macho. I saw you once personally and closely during a pass & review in Camp Crame, oh boy…you swayed like a sexy lady. More than a few people around noticed it.

  • http://www.facebook.com/neptali.flores.31 Neptali Flores

    I only believed one thing, Mr. Ping Lacson isn’t a gay. When Mr. Ping Lacson worked here in Cebu, my family tells a brilliant good deeds that Lacson contributed in Cebu and to us. He a good man. For Madame Miriam, I still like her even though she acts like that. Both Miriam and Lacson are my top picks in Senate. Its just a matter of time, both of them will reconcile. Remember, theres no permanent foe in our government politics. ^_^

  • josesantos318

    Come out and declare yourself. There is nothing wrong with a gay senator. Hindi Lang ikaw ang bakla ngayon sa senado.

  • Levi Cordel

    anu ba yan!.. si miriam nga tomboy din eh. sabi nya suntukin daw niya si lacson. eh di t bots sya. sa hitsura lang nya eh mukha na siyang sanggano eh. di naman mukhang anak ni eva.

  • Levi Cordel

    ang magnanakaw daw eh galit sa kapwa magnanakaw. pareho silang gay, pareho din silang magna….

  • Levi Cordel

    wa hahahahahha wa hahahahhahh, mga pulitico puro bastos. wala ng matino. di sila dapat bansagan ng “honorable”.

  • Levi Cordel

    proven na nga na baliw si miriam

  • Levi Cordel

    wala naman cguro masama kung gay sila. ang masama , bastos sila at mga magna…

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_CRBW2RJR4WNWVIDZVSCLFQK4KQ Spike

    “Pingky” Lacson

  • revitor

    I am reminded of the song “Hindi Ako Bakla …… Babae ako”.

  • JasminCubacub

    why should Lacson be too defensive? he is sure that Mirriam referred to him only when she spoke of a foe who is gay and stupid. but Lacson is not denying that he is stupid. Anyway, I feel that Mirriam referred to Noynoy Aquino when she said that the foe is gay and stupid.

  • padrefaura

    “Im not gay. I just like guys” Ping lacson

  • Juan Delacruz

    kiss her iff your not gay.. thats what men do.

  • Billy Reyes

    While other countries are busy for the innovation of the 21st century to provide descent job for their people & for Filipino who want to go abroad to find descent job too.
    We are in the Philippines wasting our time arguing who’s gay & who’s not gay. Who cares about sexuality, what’s wrong being gay, it doesn’t matter.
    What is wrong with Filipino mentality way it is so shallow… We are very talented people but very stupid with lack of common sense.
    Common people someone’s been to the moon 40 years ago. Just imagine if our race is the most superior in the world were probably still arguing that the world is round or flat.
    Common man… how does this possible.

  • http://twitter.com/Olibo2 Olibo

    Sino bang nagsabing bading si Pinky?

  • matalino matalino

    Magaling talaga itong si Mirriam. She knows how to think many moves ahead. Obviously, it is a checkmate and a lose-lose situation for super kurakot, super sinungaling, super manloloko, super self-serving and super bloodthirsty Enrile and Lacson. (Believe it or not, magkasama sila sa isang very powerful, well-connected, very bloodthirsty mafia. Hopefully, walang mangyayari kay Mirriam or to any of her loved ones. These animals are so garapal and they don’t care about the consequences when they decide to strike. P-Noy would really be so stupid if he would appoint Lacson as a Cabinet Secretary.)

    • speaksoftlylove

      “PNoy would be so stupid…”?

      Hindi pa nga ba?

  • txtman SUPOTiful Bading

    AHAHAHAY!

    TYPE!

  • To_Be_Continued

    this brenda is really a genuine blabbermouth. I pay her salary as a senator with my tax money and all she does is get into nonsense trouble

  • Marx Louis Wang

    Dito!!!! dito tayo magagaling!!! Sa intriga!!! Sa halip na ang pag-usapan ay ang pagpapalakas ng sandatahan natin para hindi tayo pinagtatawanan ng mga Malas-yans, Dito nasasayang ang panahon para di tayo umunlad. Kung magsabunutan na lang kaya silang dalawa (sorry Ping) at tingnan natin kung sino panalo, di tapos ang usapang walang halaga!!!

  • noyab

    AM NOT GAY…..BAKLA LANG…..KAPAL NG MAKEUP MO PINKY…MAGLADLAD KA NA USO NAMAN YUN NGAYON……..ANONG SAY MO COL BERROYA..LALAKWE BA SYA

  • Denzel Boksingero

    “Di ako bakla, gaga!” Peace, Senator!

  • Denzel Boksingero

    Miriam’s foul language makes me feel ashamed we have a Senator like her! Hanggang dito na lang ba tayo, mga kababayan!

  • Simplify1

    nandito pa yang si tililing? Matagal nang dinideport yan sa HAGUE ah!!

  • JosengSisiw1

    Hindi na talaga kayo nahiya pare-pareho pa naman kayong mga senador.
    Will you please stop it GIRLS!!!

    • Sandy Bulet

      hahaha

  • imongredneck

    He is wasting people’s money just to explain his sexual preference

  • speaksoftlylove

    In answer to Santiago:

    Lacson: I’m not gay, I’m sad. Lintek lang ang walang ganti brenda.

  • Marx Louis Wang

    Ping: “Mahina ang panlaban mo!”
    Miriam: “Ano’ng mahina! May ibidinsiya ako!”
    Ping: “Wala ka’ng ebidensiya! May affair noong kadete ako sa PMA kaya nagsuot babae ako.”
    Miriam: “A, basta! Hindi ko papalitan ang panlaban ko sa iyo!”
    Ping: “Kung gayon, hindi ko iaatras ang panlaban ko. Ang panlolokong ginawa mo sa mamayan sa pamamagitan ng pagwawaldas ng pondo!”
    Miriam: “Bahala ka, walang matibay na ibidinsiya ang panlaban mo!”

  • boybakal

    ‘I’m not gay,’ Lacson denies anew….

    I believe Lacson.
    He is what we call not Openly Gay.
    Medyo nahihiya pa.

    • Sandy Bulet

      hahahaha

  • speaksoftlylove

    The predicament of Pinky is:

    The more he engages in heated war of words with women like Santiago, the more he is proving Santiago’s point that he is gay.

    Tingnan nyo yan, he is threathening Santiago “to expose the cruel truth” if Santiago will continue spreading more lies about him. See, why would you threathen such things to a woman who you believe is “crazy” (Pinky’s own words) if you are not gay? If you shoot, shoot. Don’t talk Pinky

  • Vertumnus

    Eh ano ngayon kung hindi sya bakla? How is that relevant to the rule of law? Lacson was the one who started all the accusation about graft just after Peter Cayetano’s privilege speech against Gigi and her sugar daddy Enrile. I wish they would just provide any and all evidence of graft and corruption instead of just insinuating them in their speeches. Hash it all out and let the court sort out the truth.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UYCOAGIL35OAIRH2T6QH3IZUMY Ike

    Yan ang napala mo, nakalusot ka sa Kuratong baleleng at Dacer Corbito, dito ewan ko kung makalusot ka. Sabagay mas mahirap aminin to kaysa Kuratong at Dacer corbito combined. Isipin mo from rub-out king to rub-out queen.
    A real man would just say” thats ridiculous” and would laugh about it. Denying and counter threathening would just make you sink deeper.

  • jgl414567

    Anyone making sexual orientation an issue is ignorant and uncivilized and is a bigot and has no place in a civilized society!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UYCOAGIL35OAIRH2T6QH3IZUMY Ike

    hehehe yan ang napala mo. Nakalusot ka sa Kuratong baleleng at Dacer Corbito, ewan ko lang kung makalusot ka dito. Sabagay mas mahirap aminin ito kaysa Kuratong at Dacer Corbito combined. Isipin mo from Rub-out King to Rub-out Queen.
    A real mean would just laugh at it and say” That ridicoulous”. The more you deny and counter threat the more you would sink deeper.

  • riza888

    “I’m not gay.”
    I never thought you were.
    But since you DENY it….

  • Noel

    Assuming Lacson is gay, so what? If Miriam runs for election today, she will not get a single vote from gays whose numbers are growing.

  • $4612959

    Habang dinedeny mo yan, Ping, lalo kang pinanghihinalaan. Advice lang, kung hindi ka man, ignore mo na lang.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/G2UFL7BAIFFUU6TIW4FFAPTVV4 Ghost

    Im more troubled by the fact that our Senate has become this cheap.
    .

  • okabato

    How does one prove he is not gay? Perhaps challenge anyone to produce proofs like boyfriends or a video or photo in the company of a handsome young man. Swerte lang siguro si Miriam at naging babae siya eh kung naging lalaki siya baka sinapak na siya ni Ping. Sa tingin ko kay Ping binabae lang kumilos pero hindi bakla.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_Q3QGG5QHBLRMZTIYWUFURY6J2E Night

    SI GMA ME KASALANAN KAYA BAKLA KA PINKY

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/BLLMDTEDB63SB5UGTZNT2DEX6Q Willie

    paano na si migz zubiri???

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_CRBW2RJR4WNWVIDZVSCLFQK4KQ Spike

    What a waste of the tax payer’s money – spending time on the senate to defend your woman hood – i mean manhood.

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/My_two_cents

    Miriam is a bigot if she thinks it is appropriate to attack someone on their supposed sexual orientation. Let her try this attitude at the ICJ – she would be on the next plane home.

  • fache

    Sound like couple of childish behavior of two lawmakers, instead of taking care of their constituents social problems, they are busy busting each other’s guts! Shame on you, Senators!!

  • txtman SUPOTiful Bading

    I’M NOT GAY – LACSON

    OH BUT I AM – TXTMAN

    OPO AKO AY BADING NA

    PITIFUL

  • leomar101

    I am what I am not. “Latet enim veritas, sed nihil pretiosius veritate” hahaha.

  • leomar101

    I am what I am not.hahaha! “Latet enim veritas, sed nihil pretiosius veritate”.

  • leomar101

    I am what Iam not.

  • leomar101

    I am what I am not.

  • Philcruz

    “Gunfight at OK Corral”. Coming soon. And tagal. Now na.

  • leomar101

    Well, ping be man enough to tell the truth

  • $23455908

    No matter what Miriam says about Lacson…still Miriam needs to be very careful about what she says especially in the media. Miriam is not clean..although Lacson is cleaner. But wait…Lacson has the last card…the cruel truth about Miriam..Is it about the alleged suicide incident involving Miriam’s adopted son? That it’s Miriam who allegedly poke a gun to the boy’s head and fired it? That’s the nearest thing that came to my mind . That Miriam allegedly killed her adopted son? Is that the cruel truth that Lacson is saying…We’ll wait and see if Miriam will not stop. If she will …good for her.

  • $23455908

    IS LACSON’S CRUEL TRUTH ABOUT MIRIAM IS THE ALLEGED SUICIDE OF MIRIAM’S ADOPTED SON? THAT ALLEGEDLY MIRIAM POKED A GUN TO THE BOY AND FIRED THE GUN. THAT UP TO THIS DATE WAS TAGGED AS SUICIDE. THAT MIRIAM ALLEGEDLY KILLED HER SON BECAUSE OF HER SHAMEFUL ACTS THE SON DOESN’T WANT TO PURSUE HIS LAW EDUCATION? IT’S SCARY IF MIRIAM WILL NOT STOP HITTING LACSON PERSONALLY. IF THIS STORY IS TRUE THEN MIRIAM’S PEDESTAL WILL FALL RIGHT INTO HER FACE. SO BEHAVE MIRIAM, BEHAVE SINCE YOU ARE BOTH SENATORS. TALKED ABOUT HOW WE ORDINARY FILI[PINOS WILL HAVE A DECENT LIVES. INSTEAD OF LYING ABOUT YOUR BEING CORRUPT.

    • blowcoldblowhot

      People involved in the investigation say so. Yes you are right. Paraffin test results on her son were negative.

  • diamond_digger

    Can salivating while looking at the macho bodies of his fellow cadets inthe PMA and the young police trainees while he was head of the PNP, already make or qualify Ping as gay? Also, he is not a known (at least not in the news) corrupt official in the government. He just robbed the robbers of their lots as in the Kuratong’s case. In fact, he is the ‘idolized figure’ of hansel marantan of the infamous Atimonan rubout. Merriam should be aware of the kindness of Ping in dealing with women, as he did to the ladies and a child related to the leader of the Red Scorpion Group which Ping has given a free ride in a chopper and kicked out of it over Manila bay and into ‘eternity.’ If only Sgt. Mateo could come back to life and testify before Ping takes the helm at DILG as his launching pad in his bid for his ultimate obsession of the presidency and the palace. GOD forbids!

  • doublecross

    aba’y kaya pala pati anak niyang tumalikod kay jodi, may lahi talaga!
    ma’am….ilabas lang po ninyo ang corrupt practices ni enrile, nsa likod mo kami!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_TNASVGXZ23VCJWV7KO7WPDIKKI George

    “…threatened to tell the cruel truth about ……”

    ilan na ba ang na “threatened ng cruel truth” ng malanding ito, wala na mang nangyari from gloria to mirriam puro salitang bakla naman. kuy may ebidensya ba ‘tong tsismosong pinkie na ‘to iladlad mo na, di ‘yong pabakla bakla na salita.

  • victor1052

    Homosexuality causes moral degradation. That is why they are persecuted by hitler, islam and China. Ban these gossipy and shrieking perverts from TV and the government, and we will have a semblance of a decent society. After all, GOD created Adam and Eve. Not Adam and Steve.

  • $14523613

    i believe senator lacson’s ORAL defense…

  • talagalangha

    Oo nga hindi naman bakla….chooossss!

  • amelius23

    Calling Comelec chair S. Brillantes Jr. Do we need to proclaim the 13th senator in the mid
    term election in May since sen. M. Defensor Santiago will be transferring to the ICC any time? Baka magamit young christmas gift para sa kanya para sa additional MOOE ng ibang senators?.

  • kokak

    Ganito na ba kabababaw sina Miriam at Panfilo? Their kind of cheap tirades and accusations in the senate is what disturbs me.

  • Adam_d_langgam

    totoo naman talaga na hindi “gay” si lacson. hindi sya masayahin … pero ang totoo ay ‘yong di nya nasabi —- bakla.

    akala ko ba eh handa syang sagupain si miriam. ang report sa kabilang diyaryo ay ilalabas daw nya ang baho ni miriam pag hindi tumigil. eh ano pa hinihintay … sigue tita finky kurutin mo na o di kaya sabunutan mo na si miriam.

    sarap talaga ng senado ng pinas …”honorable” ang mga tawag sa kanila …. ilan kaya ang totong honorable sa senado ….

  • Sandy Bulet

    Anong masama sa pagiging bakla? let the people judge kung totoo o hindi. Bakit di sya gumaya sa mga totoong lalake na pinapadaan lang sa kabilang tenga ang mga ganitong issue. Sa tigas ng pagtanggi ni Lacson na parang isang sakit ang pagiging bakla eh malamang na mas maraming tao ang maniwalang bakla nga sya. So, welcome to the group!

  • m1600

    BADING NA BERDUGO !

  • kilabot

    pinky is one of those rare gays who are ashamed to admit they are.
    miriam can ask him to undergo gay detector test thru the anus integrity check.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WC2VPZRJETRO5KOU4VOZCJXEDY Tamarindwalk

    Who cares anyway?

  • http://twitter.com/gfarishta gibreel farishta

    why not tell the cruel truth about her even without her spreading lies about you, that is, why wait?

  • patrickinca

    Kaya pala dun kinuha ang pangalang Koratong Baleleng as korakot na tong ng mga bakleng?

  • http://www.yahoo.com JOSE RIZAL

    He will be defensive against this issue all his life…
    Indeed, he has not pocketed anything from PORKS, he has his own means of generating the money. Look at the case of the wire tapping of Yuchengco’s son and the consequent blackmail to sell the significant voting PLDT stocks of the the latter.
    This is an act of a criminal, but our courts are bound to follow the process (i.e. The Yuchengcos didn’t file any complaint about it, because of so many reasons).
    Hahahahahahahahaha!

  • danielmondejar

    the more he will react the “pinkier” his tendency towards mareng meriam’s assertion. tama si SojuSaki, it’s getting clearer and clearer along the way!

  • buttones

    “neither will I turn my back,” Lacson said in a
    text message.

    Interesting. It was not so long ago the boy Lacson turned his back on
    all of us and went AWOL with a Interpol arrest warrant on his name…..he deserted
    the Senate actually…

    • http://www.yahoo.com JOSE RIZAL

      True!
      I like the sense of humour.
      Hahahahahahaha!

      • buttones

        The awful terrible irony of what I said is just that,
        it was actually the truth, and just how ironic can truth really be?

      • buttones

        There is a saying, which I thinkis actually part of a song “A gentleman will walk but never run” Lacson ran like a scalded cat, along with his SM wardrobe as well, it’s quite amazing is it not that over so many months of absence
        the poor kid was hardly missed, and on a fateful day he popped up and said “HereI am!” And was welcomed back into the arms of the Palace and the Senate to take his rightful place.. no questions asked,,, Is the boy a ‘Nancy’ some sort of ‘Back Door Doris?” It hardly matters……

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_4Q5EHNRA6LXAHGXPSMAXBGJ4ME isidro

    Pero ang pag kakaalam ko si Miriam ay “one inch na lang at lalake na.”
    Well, dahil siguro sa tapang maaring may “balls” sia. Maaring isa lang o isa at kalahati.
    Puede rin siyang tawagin na Harem Kikiam Miriam, Carnival Burlesk Queen.

  • http://www.facebook.com/erick.labandia Erick Labandia

    KAYO NO?KONG MANGHUSGA KAYO PARA KAYONG MGA MALINIS?BKIT KAYO D MGA BAKLA?BAKLA DIN KAYO DHIL SOBRA PA KAYO KAY MERIAM MAMNGLAIT EH?TAHIMIK NALANMG KAYO KONG TUNAY KAYONG MGA LALAKWI????MALIWANAG????D BAKLA SI IDOL PING??? SI MERIAM ANG BAKLA JEJEJEJEJE….

  • http://www.facebook.com/erick.labandia Erick Labandia

    HWAG NYONG SESERAAN ANG MGA TAONG NAGMAMALASAKIT NG BAYAN NATIN?????SANA MAGKAKA ISA TYONG LAHAT PARA UUNLAD ANG ATING BANSA D TYO MAG AAWAY AWAY SANA MAGMAMAHALAN TYO LAHAT PARA SA GANON MASAYA ANG BANSANG PILIPINAS.

  • http://www.facebook.com/erick.labandia Erick Labandia

    AY NAKO WALA TALAGA KAYONG MAGAWA SA BUHAY TRABAHO ANG INTINDIHIN NYO D YONG MAG AAWAY AWAY KAYO?????PAPAANO NG ATING BANSA KONG GANYAN KAYO?????NAGSESERAAN BATUHAN NG PUTIK TAMA NAYAN BANGAYAN NYO?????

  • maysayako

    panty lo gandanglason it is!

  • indiosbravos2002

    Napakadefensive ni Tita Panfi, siguro tutuo nga. BADING!

  • indiosbravos2002

    Bading ang pumapatol sa babae. Mas bading kapag pumatol sa lukaret.

  • boybakal

    If Lacson is not Gay….then Miriam is Gay.
    Miriam looks like a woman.

  • jerwax

    maging Bb gandanghari Jr. si Pinky ayyyy. amininnnnn.

  • eesthuryahee

    Penny Lacson. Fanny, Pinky. All of these

  • doublecross

    i’m not gay, but can i give you a new hairdo…..hehehehe….pareho lang yan!

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