Rant #12

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The FB post where CDN shared this article is overflowing with misinformed – but laughably overconfident, I might add – antivaxxers who, most probably, voted for either Mike Rama or Gwen Garcia as well as BBM and Sara Duterte.

I just can’t help but wonder: when did the collective intelligence of Cebu start to nosedive? Did the dumbing down of Cebuanos just happen overnight, or was it a slow, agonizing, and painful process?

Either way, to see majority of my fellow Cebuanos – whom I’ve always considered as some of the smartest people in the world, not just in the Philippines – readily swallow fake news and disinformation (and then sow disinformation themselves on their own socmed accounts) is just so sad and frustrating.

Naunsa diay ka, Cebu?

 
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