01 Oct '16, 12pm

Throwback: 3 things holding the Philippines back from becoming another Singapore

I just recently watched Pixar’s “Inside Out” and the show tell how important it is to express the right emotion in a given situation. Anger, Disgust, Fear and Sadness are as important as Joy. You’ll find the girl in the movie “thinking happy thoughts” and “being positive” although she’s disappointed with her new environment. She simply accept what’s presented in front of her even though that’s not what she wanted, that’s far from what she envisioned things to be and, so as not to dampen the happy spirit of their new life, she just think everything’s going to be alright, it will pass, she can cope. Joy, as much as she can, prohibits Sadness, Fear, Anger, and Disgust to set in. So when Joy got removed and finally the rest of the emotions got in charge, the girl’s behavior got worse to the point that she wanted to escape her school and home. To relate with that, Filipinos in ...

Full article: http://www.getrealphilippines.com/blog/2015/08/3-things-h...

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