The noontime variety show, It’s Showtime, is currently facing criticisms when the girltrends’ Erin has made a foul joke about orphans and adopted children during a segment of “PUROKKatatawanan”. A lot of netizens has shared their sentiments about the joke, even the non-profit organization NORFIL, has emphasized the beauty in adoption and how the show should be responsible of its viewers.
The show later on made a public apology, lead by Amy Perez. The mother figure of the cast asked for pardon for the damage that they have done to concerned netizens and also for their mistake. T’yang Amy then promised that they will be more responsible and sensitive to make sure that the incident will not re-occur.