:
Sorry, no results were found for

WATCH: Miss Philippines Earth Candidate's Scene-Stealing Q&A

We weren't sure if she was just joking or serious
by Andrei Medina | Jun 13, 2016
Post a Comment

The Miss Philippines-Earth 2016 pageant concluded over the weekend with Filipino-German beauty Imelda Schweighart being crowned as this year's winner.

However, netizens seemed to be more interested in the pageant's question and answer portion, where candidates were asked to explain how certain trending topics affect the nation.

During the Q&A, Miss Zamboanga Bellatrix Tan drew hashtags "ElNiño" and "LaNiña," which are two extreme weather phenomena the country experiences.

"El Niño is what we are facing right now. If we do...uhm simple things like planting trees then we can, we will not experience drought, right? So if we start now we will achieve La Niña," she said.

Her answer came as a surprise to everyone, including one of the judges who said it was "Nakakaloka."

But the whole audience seemed like they were entertained at Tan's answer and applauded while laughing it off.

The video clip uploaded on Facebook by Eddie Fernandez has garnered nearly three million views and over 53,000 shares as of this posting.

 

View other articles about:
Latest Stories
Catriona Grey, Michele Gumabao, and Vickie Rushton are some of the big names in this year’s batch of stunners
Super slow-mo seems to be their latest gimmick
'One Piece' and 'Gundam' are the latest titles to join 'Dragon Ball Z' in receiving an epic shoe tribute
They have 15 days to contest the decision
Name a better local actor to play Hagrid than Jimmy Santos
After all, there’s no better time to start good habits than the beginning of a new year
Your division of chores could be a one-way ticket to resentment-ville
TV
This coming-of-age tale is not your typical YA love story
The future is looking bright for these young, talented musicians