Enrile takes time off from Senate probe to play ‘Bejeweled’ on tablet


Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce-Enrile plays “Bejeweled” during the Senate investigation on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, into the so-called “sex-for-flight” scheme. Photo courtesy of Ruel Otieco, Radyo 5 reporter.

MANILA, Philippines – Even Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce-Enrile isn’t exempt from having fun. And he seems to be having lots of it as he momentarily shifts his focus from the Senate investigation into the alleged sex exploitation of overseas Filipino workers to “Bejeweled” on his tablet.

The 89-year-old Enrile was photographed by a Senate reporter playing the popular computer game while listening to the hearing by the blue ribbon and labor committees.

Enrile, however, still managed to participate in the discussions.

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  • ronrav3n

    masasabi ko lang eh, multi-tasking tawag dyan.

  • walang pakundangan

    That is tantamount to stealing kasi binabayaran ka bilang mambabatas?? Hindi ka binabayaran ng gobyerno para maglaro ng TAB:

    …….binayaran ka upang Lustayin ay ibulsa ang 60 to 85% ng pork barrel mo at ipadaan kay Napoles.

  • koolkid_inthehouse

    Don’t open this PDI ‘Hot Reads’ item #10.

    Enrile story goes viral: ‘The audacity,’ that’s our money!

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    Salot sa bayan si Enrile dapat sunogin ng buhay

    • Sun Tzu

      dami mong susunugin niyan? kasi super dami ang mga bahay ng trapo na yan

  • trader1nb

    there is nothing wrong with playing computer games. It is a way of sharpening the decision making skills in your brain. It is a way of relaxing the brain.

    • koolkid_inthehouse

      dumb donkey mentality

      • trader1nb

        all animals that do not think are dumb. ikaw? horse ka siguro?

    • Putakte Naman

      bobo! that’s not the right time to play!

      • trader1nb

        ano ba ang right time to play? Ang mga bobo yung all work and no play.

      • Putakte Naman

        Hoy senador yan, dapat model sa lahat! Ang “not the right time to play” ay di sa oras ng trabaho. so beyond that, alang paki alam kung maglaro man magdamag. Sila’y halal at sila ring nagsabi na public servant, sinusueldohan ng gobyerno galing sa buwis. Eh dapat sulit kasi sayang lang yon buwis na binabayad!

  • Ronald

    masyado naman kayong serious….

  • fernan107

    sana hwag ka ng bumalik para pagbigyan mo naman ang bagong senador at di ka naman nakakatulong perwisyo ka nga…

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