The ‘son of whore’ story is about so much more than Duterte’s dirty mouth

September 6, 2016 10:42 AM

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The ‘son of whore’ story is about so much more than Duterte’s dirty mouth

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is sorry he insulted President Obama — sort of. He now "regrets" that calling Obama "son of a whore" caused so much controversy.

On Monday, Duterte lashed out at the U.S. for raising questions about a "drug war" that's left 2,400 Filipinos dead. The U.S. responded by cancelling a meeting. Today, Duterte tried to walk the comment back. "Not personal," he said.

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