Bb. Pilipinas Intercontinental Katarina Rodriguez Shuts Down False Reports

  • May 2, 2017

Rumors are spreading around social media that Bb. Pilipinas Intercontinental 2017 Katarina Rodriguez (Candidate #31) allegedly expressed that she will not accept the crown.Katarina Rodriguez The model and former contestant in Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 2 (AsNTM) was crowned as the newest Bb. Pilipinas Intercontinental on Sunday, April 30, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

The day after the coronation, Katarina retweeted a joke posted by a netizen that says she’s “The Miss Universe the Philippines never had.” The said post garnered different opinions from the people. Some are saying that Katarina should have won Bb. Pilipinas Universe, while others say that the beauty queen shows dissatisfaction for laughing at the joke. Katarina Rodriguez

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Two days after her win, the Facebook page The Philippine Pageantry and CNN Philippines made shocking announcements pertaining to Katarina.Bb PilipiasCNN Philippines Katarina, on the other hand, immediately took to social media to explain her side after netizens react to CNN Philippines and The Philippine Pageantry’s posts. She exclaimed on Twitter that people should refrain from making assumptions. Katarina Rodriguez

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The Philippine Pageantry has taken down their post on Facebook regarding the ‘shake-up,’ and reposted Katarina’s Instagram post with the caption: “From the other side of the fence (Katarina Rodriguez).”