A double-edged sword for local politicians, these online fads can either make or break them.
Recently, right smack in the middle of the heated exchange between Mar and Digong, another brilliant mind from the Internet created a new Roxas parody.
Philippines, bros, meet Iron Mar:
Facebook user Excl Lionside uploaded the cringeworthy "teaser" yesterday (December 17) and it has already amassed 92,353 views and 3,446 shares as of this writing. When asked by a commenter why he did it, Lionside simply replied, "It needs to be done."
Meanwhile, as the two presidentiables still go at it, the little dude around the corner is quietly celebrating: