Desperation Of Sorts: Sensitivity & Respect, Please…
These messages came through my email for the past day. Yes, we do have a sense of humor. Though another’s (like the writers of Desperate Housewives, perhaps?) insecurities should not be on another’s (like the Filipinos, for one?) expense. Anyhow, I thought I should just post it for all the reactions, non-reactions and overreactions out there.
What follows is a segment of Desperate Housewives Season Premiere:
What the network thought was funny for the show is not at all funny for the subject of their humor line:
If you are interested to sign the petition, you may click on the photo-document above or here.
Update: 10-04-2007, 8:07 am Central
Related post by Dr. Emer detailing some reasons why Filipinos (the Filipino medical community in particular) expressed offense at the said remark.