Television personality Kim Atienza maintained that he will never return to politics, but promised fans that he will always be their “Kuya Kim” no matter what happens to ABS-CBN.
Atienza, who previously served as councilor of Manila’s 5th district for three terms, shared his stance after a fan asked him to run for Congress should ABS-CBN’s franchise not be renewed, “para naman mapasahan mo sila ng katalinuhan mo po (so that you can pass your intelligence onto them).”
“I will always be your kuya kim. I’ve long said no to politics. With or without ABS, [I’ll] always be your kuya never your cong. #kuyakimtrivia,” Atienza posted on Twitter yesterday, July 9.
— kim atienza (@kuyakim_atienza) July 9, 2020
Atienza has been using “#kuyakimtrivia” to answer ABS-CBN’s bashers on Twitter for the past few days, earning him praise from netizens for his creativity and intelligence.
In one of his trivia yesterday, Atienza called out a “troll” who replied to his tweet in which he prayed for ABS-CBN’s fate: “Lord we are in despair. We pray that you soften their hearts. We pray for a miracle. Our company is on its knees. We worship you in the light and we worship you in the dark. You are sovereign.”
“Kung ung legit na Lord ung sasagot sigurado denied kayo (If the real Lord will answer you, he will surely deny your request),” the said “troll” with the handle @RemyAndres1 replied.
Then came Atienza with his trivia after looking up the Twitter account’s following: “Alam mo ba pag 5 lang ang followers malamang ito ay isang troll account. Ang troll