Boxing eight time division champion and Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao, is facing his toughest opponent of his life, but this time it’s outside the boxing ring.
The boxing icon, recently commented on a controversial interview taken by a local TV network in the Philippines, the interview was about his view on “same sex marriage”.
Pacquiao, commented that he is against with “same sex marriage”, he also compared human to an animals. Where animals are much better to distinguish their own sex rather than human. “If we approve male on male, female on female marriage, then man are worse than animal”. He said.
Netizens, quickly uproar their sentiments, insulting Manny Pacquiao on his statement and even his mother, father, wife and even innocent son are now involved on the rage of some basher.
Even celebrity like Comedian Vice Ganda, TV host Boy Abunda and Singer/Actress Aiza Seguerra, also express their disappointment on Manny’s statement.
Manny Pacquiao, has already ask for forgiveness on what he said about comparing homosexuals to animals. Pacquiao, also stand on his belief that he is against “same sex marriage’.
Manny Pacquiao, is running for a higher position in the government. He will run for Senator this coming 2016 National Election. But he’s chance of winning might affect the controversy that he is facing now?
And On April 9, Manny Pacquiao will face Timothy Bradley for the 3rd time. With this controversy hopefully Manny Pacquiao will not be affected on his last fight.
Meanwhile Boxing greatest foe Floyd Mayweather Jr, also advice Manny Pacquiao that “We should stay positive. We should let people live their lives the way they want to live their lives, in an interview on TMZ.