[Education Secretary Armin] Luistro refused to be drawn into the debate and in remarks that media people described as "tactless" said: "Alam niyo, yung media, hindi nakakatulong … pag-aawayawayin at saka hindi napapag-usupan ng maayos, mahinahon."Wow. I'm well aware that translating from Filipino to English or vice versa isn't an exact science, and that it's vital for the segment of a paper's readership that isn't literate in Filipino, but man! Talk about some shoddy translation that does a disservice to a public official and, more importantly, the readers.
In short, he said journalists weren’t very helpful, were simply out to provoke fighting and were preventing a dispassionate and orderly discussion of issues.
Wait, did I just become an apologist for a La Sallian brother? Forgive me, O good Jesuits.