Since jueteng is in the limelight again, here are some tell-tale signs of recipients of payola or bribe money:
Purchase or construction of a new home, and acquisition of new vehicle (s), expensive jewelry and top-of-the-line appliances and furniture WITHOUT ANY KNOWN OR VISIBLE source of multi-million earnings
Sudden expansion or total renovation of existing home, again without any known or visible source of funds
Sudden charity work, especially FINANCIAL AID to the poor or to the sick.,
Transfer of kids to known expensive or exclusive schools for the rich
Transfer of residence to a more expensive village
Increasing number of vacations, domestic or foreign
Noticeable and continued change in lifestyle or spending habits, like dining in known expensive restaurants or purchases of luxury items like designer clothes and the latest mobile phone models.
The usual alibis for these are either as gifts or an inheritance from a rich relative or sibling.
But the suspected jueteng bribe recipient has always been known to have come from a poor family or clan, and does not hold any high or influential position at work which attracts gifts from favor-seekers.
Some bribe recipients may not be as VULGAR as their peers. Here are some indicators for them:
Increasing visits to the bank, without any known new source of a bigger income.
Increasing trips abroad, either by the recipient himself or herself or by the children. This is to either deposit the bribe in banks or purchase properties.
Increasing visits to the casinos or other known gambling joints like cockpits
Known stiff resistance to be relieved from current position or place of assignment, especially in publicly known jueteng havens like Central and
Once you notice any of these signs on a person, try to find out as much information as you can. Ask help from or join forces with your friends if necessary.
And the moment you get positive results, let’s EXPOSE these on the Internet and share the information with all our friends and the groups –Facebook or Twitter -- we are a member of.
Let’s also try relaying the results to our senators and congressmen.
Let’s see who is really against corruption and pro-people, and will immediately initiate any action.
Ang hindi kikilos, HINDI NA DAPAT PANG IBOTO KAHIT KAILAN.
Hindi magiging madali, mga kababayan. Pero kung tunay na MAGKAKAISA at MAGTUTULUNGAN tayo, kaya natin ang labang ito.
From our readers:
MALACANANG AND PUNO LOST, NOT MIRIAM!
MARY GRACE SANCHEZ
You got it on the spot, Boyet Antonio!
How could she lose ? She knows the law very well and will not call for a hearing unless there were enough grounds to do so. Public opinion sides with Miriam, not with the paid Noytards
PNOY, PUNO OR DE
IS LYING LIMA
All of them are liars.
All are liars to the bones.
Liars to the mex.
AL RONDINA JR
Lying here and there. 30