Bored with a “plain white bread” life? Looking for something with pizazz? Why not pass yourself off as a Pinoy (Filipino)?
So what if your complexion is that of a piece of chalk? I know some folks like that who I consider Pinoy…culturally. Because if you talk Pinoy, behave Pinoy, then….quack! quack!
So how do you learn to pass as Pinoy? Lucky for you, generosity is in Pinoy DNA. (If I had just one bite of balut left, it’s yours!) That’s why it’s no surprise that some Pinoys have created Youtube videos to help you discover your inner Pinoy.
Let’s begin with learning the proper Pinoy accent:
Then, your first Tagalog lesson. (Since I’m “old school”, I do in fact say “huy!” and “pare” despite what that young Filipina suggests.)
Food is a very important aspect of Pinoy culture:
Pinoys are great singers:
And great comedians:
Huy…pass the balut, pare! Pinoy na ikaw!