35 Filipino fishermen rescued, 261 still missing

Dec 12, 2012 Full story: Bellingham Herald 8

In this photo released by the Philippine Navy, navy personnel carry donated coffins on Philippine Navy ship BRP Laguna at the Sangley Point Naval Base, Cavite province, southern Philippines on Tuesday, Dec.

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amc

San Juan, Philippines

#1 Dec 12, 2012
everyone had a weeks warning that this storm was coming.

what were so many fisherman doing so far out?

stupid question i guess.

Since: Jun 11

Bedford, UK

#2 Dec 12, 2012
amc wrote:
everyone had a weeks warning that this storm was coming.
what were so many fisherman doing so far out?
stupid question i guess.
Only a stupid question to a Filipino. The same thoughts running through my mind.
amc

San Juan, Philippines

#3 Dec 12, 2012
Best view wrote:
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Only a stupid question to a Filipino. The same thoughts running through my mind.
i have to wonder were they always like this? 100s of years ago theyd just watch the water rise and take them away?

the news says they tried to evacuate, but didnt know where to go?

high ground maybe away from the logging and the mines?

even here they remained in their shacks on the sea and waited. not one left to get away from it.

are all the filipinos just sacrificial lambs for stolen emergency aid?

Since: Apr 09

Olongapo City, Philippines

#4 Dec 12, 2012
amc wrote:
<quoted text>
i have to wonder were they always like this? 100s of years ago theyd just watch the water rise and take them away?
the news says they tried to evacuate, but didnt know where to go?
high ground maybe away from the logging and the mines?
even here they remained in their shacks on the sea and waited. not one left to get away from it.
are all the filipinos just sacrificial lambs for stolen emergency aid?
Seeing how Filipino's in general don't have any sense God gives a piss ant it's not surprising they go out to sea with a monster typhoon coming. Not surprising either they stay on or near the beach with a 20 foot storm surge coming.
amc

Quezon City, Philippines

#5 Dec 12, 2012
Don the American wrote:
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Seeing how Filipino's in general don't have any sense God gives a piss ant it's not surprising they go out to sea with a monster typhoon coming. Not surprising either they stay on or near the beach with a 20 foot storm surge coming.
why do you insult the lowly piss ant ?

i believe he will inherit the earth.

Since: Jun 11

Bedford, UK

#6 Dec 12, 2012
amc wrote:
<quoted text>
i have to wonder were they always like this? 100s of years ago theyd just watch the water rise and take them away?
the news says they tried to evacuate, but didnt know where to go?
high ground maybe away from the logging and the mines?
even here they remained in their shacks on the sea and waited. not one left to get away from it.
are all the filipinos just sacrificial lambs for stolen emergency aid?
Perhaps the word "evacuate" confused them. Not enough toilets for all those people to shite LOL!! Maybe the news should just say run away to the mountains. We know the reason none of them left.......as soon as they left through the front door then their neighbours would enter through the back door and loot.
amc

Quezon City, Philippines

#7 Dec 12, 2012
Best view wrote:
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Perhaps the word "evacuate" confused them. Not enough toilets for all those people to shite LOL!! Maybe the news should just say run away to the mountains. We know the reason none of them left.......as soon as they left through the front door then their neighbours would enter through the back door and loot.
yeah, but loot what? if you left youve got your p150 in your pocket.

i suppose the ones that got buried in the mud ARE the neighbors that stayed and looted.

looters were also drowned in NY CITY.

Since: Apr 09

Olongapo City, Philippines

#8 Dec 12, 2012
amc wrote:
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yeah, but loot what? if you left youve got your p150 in your pocket.
i suppose the ones that got buried in the mud ARE the neighbors that stayed and looted.
looters were also drowned in NY CITY.
Protect those videoke machines with their lives!!!!!LOLOL!!!!!

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