'Apo': Catty Pinoys react to Aguilar's love life
MANILA -- OPM icon Freddie Aguilar has become fodder for the conversations of Filipinos both online and off, setting tongues wagging and fingers a-typing about his relationship with a 16-year-old woman.
In interviews with the media, Aguilar has professed love for his girlfriend, and said that what they have between them is not a crime.
He also emphasized that he did not know her age when they met, and that he has good intentions towards her.
They got the approval of the woman’s parents, he added.
While some offered explanations or expressed acceptance of the May-December relationship, and said that Aguilar's love life is no laughing matter, it also tickled the funny bones of Pinoys, triggering the spread of catty memes on social media.
Here are a few choice memes from the fertile minds of Filipino jokesters.