Christopher Lao "Floating Car" Video

Christopher Lao is trending locally after GMA-7 reported about his “floating car.”

Netizens on social networking sites Facebook and Twitter as well as on YouTube have criticized Lao for driving through flood and then complained that nobody informed him that the flood water was already deep. What really happened?

Watch this video:

Update on Christopher Lao:
  • He is from the UP College of Law, confirms former UP College of Law Dean Marvic Leonen in a Facebook post;
  • Reports say he will be taking the November 2011 Bar Exam;
  • He became the No. 1 trending topic on Twitter on Thursday, August 4, 2011, much more discussed in the internet than newly-resigned senator Migz Zubiri and contender Koko Pimentel;
  • The “Christopher Lao (ang bobong sinugod ang kotse sa baha)” Facebook fan page, which was obviously put up to criticize him, got more than 31,000 likes within just ten (10) minutes from creation;
  • Netizens make Lao's line “I should have been informed” the most-popular quote of the day.