7 months [OPINION | Dash of SAS] Applause for death, drugs, sex jokes – that is the State of the Nation Rappler
  Every July for 3 years now, President Rodrigo Duterte drags us down a cesspool of rambling profanity, lasciviousness, and threats that, aided by film directors and creative camera angles , has been passed off as the State of the Nation Address (SONA).   It is easy to say that his speechwriters lack the imagination to ... more