MARTIAL Arts fighter Kiko Matos is in a fighting mode this time not in the ring but against netizens who criticized him for vocally supporting presidential candidate Panfilo “Ping” Lacson of Partido Reporma.
According to Matos, even his own vlog followers called on him to just keep away from election issues or other political matters. for vocally supporting presidential candidate Panfilo “Ping” Lacson of Partido Reporma.
“Hindi puwede yun. Lahat tayo may karapatan na makisali sa usapang political dahil tayo ay mamamayan ng Pilipinas na isang demokrasya,” he pointed out.
In his vlog, the martial arts fighter said he is picking Lacson as he believed it will be the former top cop and veteran legislator who can address the decades-long problems of the country.
Lacson according to Matos, will “send into submission” all the thieves and the corrupts in the government.
“Uubusin niya ang mga magnanakaw. Sabi ni Ping Lacson ayusin ang gobyerno at aayusin ang buhay mo.. . Saan ka makakahanap ng isang politiko, aaminin na ang problema ay nasa gobyerno,” he said.
Matos also called on the bashers he described as “crying ignorants” that they have no business in going into his personal choices and decisions.
“Hindi ko pwedeng i-please lahat ng tao. Hindi lahat ng tao pareho ang paniniwala at kung hindi mo kayang tanggapin ‘yun, puwes, ang tawag sa’yo ay ignorante. IGNORANTENG IYAKIN,” he stressed.
In the same vlog, the vocal fighter shared how he was impressed by Lacson’s advocacy to rid the streets and government offices from thieves who are making money out of their positions.
“Bato-bato sa langit, ang magnanakaw huwag magagalit. Kung ikaw tinatamaan ka sa mga pinagsasabi ko, aba hindi ko na problema ‘yun. Sinasabi ko lang na merong problema at sinasabi ni Ping.
Merong magnanakaw sa kaban ng bayan kaya tayo naghihirap,” Matos said.
In addressing the netizens, Matos added; “Kaya kung kayo namomroblema sa kandidatong sinusuportahan ko, pwes problema niyo na ‘yun. Kung gusto niyo ako i-unfollow, okay lang karapatan niyo ‘yan dahil nag-iisip kayo, tama ‘yan!”