Don’t dumb down viewers, TV urged – INQUIRER.net, Philippine News for Filipinos.
Respected theater actress Monique Wilson sounds off with regards to the ongoing scandal involving Willie Revillame. In her Facebook post dated March 30, 2011, Ms. Wilson has labeled Willie as “a callous, insensitive individual who preys on the needs of poor, uneducated Filipinos” and criticized local television content for “news reports that are horrifyingly biased and sensationalist…noon-time variety shows that exploit women and insult our intelligence…(and) talk shows that are intrusive, subjective and tasteless” She suggests that TV, as an instrument of mass media, be able to EDUCATE, EMPOWER, INSPIRE (and) AWAKEN (emphasis hers) the masses it caters to.
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In the aftermath of the child-abuse scandal that has recently rocked Philippine prime-time TV, I just need to share this meaningful post that has managed to encapsule best the factors which have led to that fateful telecast last March 12.
Originally posted by ChinoF at Get Real Philippines, April 3, 2011
Many were outraged when Willie Revillame goaded a child named Jan-Jan to dance in a macho dancer style. Even while he was already crying, he was still goaded to dance. Needless to say, it already caused a Net Rage and it revived initiatives to permanently censure the long-notorious Revillame, who had smears on his name after the MTB incident and the Wowowee stampede, plus more. Magpatuloy sa pagbasa
Katulad ni…WILLIE REVILLAME?
Ayun naman sa isa kong kaibigan sa Facebook, Willie R-Evil–Lame. ‘Di lang evil, lame pa!!!
Kita mo naman ang track record na damuhong ito:
February 4, 2006 – doon mismo sa ULTRA gumanap ang “Wowowee Stampede” na naging sanhi ang pagpapabuwis na buhay na humugit-kumulang na 71 na tao habang 1,125 ang nasaktan. Magpatuloy sa pagbasa