The recent suspension of TV-radio host and entertainment columnist
Cristy Fermin for her statements that "went beyond the bounds of decency" has
the potential of creating a new face in entertainment reporting.
Powerful, popular and nanay-nanayan to some of the big stars
in showbiz, Cristy Fermin, before the suspension, seemed invincible and had the
license to dictate the flow and the image of entertainment programming. ABS-CBN slamming a two-month contract
suspension slams that notion. If
anything, the suspension could be construed as a public scolding of Cristy.
Has she overstepped her boundaries this time? Has she done a disservice to the profession for
which she claims unique understanding?
"Sa isang mundo na puro kaplastikan at pagpapanggap ang
namamayani, ang isang totoong manunulat ay hindi welcome," claimed Cristy
View THIS STORY to find out more about the embattled
Cristy Fermin, and judge whether she follows the Filipino Journalist's Code of
Ethics, or not.