CLAIM: Queen Elizabeth II wore red  and congratulated Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. for winning the 2022 election

RATING: Satire

It’s not true that Queen Elizabeth II wore red and congratulated Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. for winning the 2022 presidential election — a quote card containing the purported message and a red-clad image of the British monarch is satirical.

In the satirical “quote” card, “Queen Elizabeth” also “commented” that oligarchs were out to sabotage Marcos’ name, and that citizens kept on complaining. She then added that the Philippines did not have the “worse (sic) governance,” but the “worst citizens.”

On the upper right hand corner can be seen a watermark of a logo of controversial vlogger Thinking Pinoy.

At the bottom is the fictional website horbpQuirer.net, and the logo HORBP Files. The date stamped was May 11, 2021, a year before the 2022 elections.

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