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14 Tough Calls Filipino Commuters Make Everyday

Would you rather ride the MRT during rush hour, or literally die?

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1. Go to the gym?

Haha push pang mag gym para sa PE @CezelBE @jeyuuus @Kris_Bondoc @mariaangeliza

jomari villanueva@jomjomvFollow

Haha push pang mag gym para sa PE @CezelBE @jeyuuus @Kris_Bondoc @mariaangeliza

2:29 PM - 05 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Or enjoy the free sauna, courtesy of the jam-packed train?

Murphy's Law: if you think your day can't get worse, think again. #MRTProblems

Ritche F. Baria@TsoinamiFollow

Murphy's Law: if you think your day can't get worse, think again. #MRTProblems

7:08 PM - 25 Nov 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

Or sleep early so you have time to prepare for the commute?

ALARM: 5:00 am šŸ˜­šŸ˜­šŸ˜­šŸ˜­šŸ˜­šŸ’”

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3. Save up for something actually delightful?

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Or give it all up for a cab ride?

4. Dress up nicely for a very important meeting?

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Or don't even bother because the commute will ruin it anyway? Dyahe.

Gusto mo maging black sapatos mo? Gayahin mo ko. Lusong ka sa baha šŸ˜‚ @LPU

Maryendaaa@MRYRSGRTFollow

Gusto mo maging black sapatos mo? Gayahin mo ko. Lusong ka sa baha @LPU

12:34 AM - 13 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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5. Take a little time chilling at home?

Or deal with long queues hanggang sa matubuan ka na ng ugat?

Despite fare hike, commuters still queue for MRT, LRT rides http://t.co/05aTM6GmMH

GMA News@gmanewsFollow

Despite fare hike, commuters still queue for MRT, LRT rides http://t.co/05aTM6GmMH

8:31 PM - 04 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

6. Take the bus?

Pila ng bus sa Tagbak Terminal sa desperas ng New Year #NewYear #Iloilo http://t.co/iEzMH0bToO via Instagram

#ILOILO Tracker@ILOILOTrackerFollow

Pila ng bus sa Tagbak Terminal sa desperas ng New Year #NewYear #Iloilo http://t.co/iEzMH0bToO via Instagram

2:35 AM - 31 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Or the train?

Ung Feeling Malalate Kana Sa School Pero Nakapila ka parin Sa MRT kahit Mahaba ang Pila XD

Jā–²@IamYoursJherrFollow

Ung Feeling Malalate Kana Sa School Pero Nakapila ka parin Sa MRT kahit Mahaba ang Pila XD

5:42 AM - 07 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Or that you get to see your office AT ALL?

8. Make tambay for five hours at SM North Edsa?

Jgh @smnorthedsa 😍 #PraybeytBenjamin2 😍😍

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10. Save your bandwidth for some OPM on Spotify?

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11. Make friends via selfie with other commuters?

@VictoryLinerInc Tunay na Joy ride! Enjoy ka na sa pag sakay, mayroon pang pamigay...Victory Liner Iba ka talaga!

Angelo Gamboa@d21agentFollow

@VictoryLinerInc Tunay na Joy ride! Enjoy ka na sa pag sakay, mayroon pang pamigay...Victory Liner Iba ka talaga!

10:08 AM - 31 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Or is it every Filipino for her/himself?

#strugglesofbeingfilipino eto siksikan sa bus ano sinong sasakay maluwag pa HIYANG-HIYA NMAN AKO SAYO NOH -Mr. Assimo

Cee JhayDiaz@ceejhaydiazkoFollow

#strugglesofbeingfilipino

eto siksikan sa bus ano sinong sasakay maluwag pa HIYANG-HIYA NMAN AKO SAYO NOH -Mr. Assimo

1:04 AM - 10 Feb 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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12. Pick up a refreshing drink for the long ride?

Ang katakam-takam na softdrinks sa plastic. Bow. #childhoodmemories #ItsMoreFunInThePhillipines

Pauline S.@iamsuperpaopaoFollow

Ang katakam-takam na softdrinks sa plastic. Bow. #childhoodmemories #ItsMoreFunInThePhillipines

4:05 AM - 04 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Or worry about holding it in for hours on the commute?

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13. Save your appetite for a real meal at home?

Or buy fish crackers and espasol from the manong bus vendor?

Wag na kayo magpaakyat ng mga tindero sa bus. (1/8 lang yan ng pagkain namin kanina) @martinstacruz @aj_mauhay

Janille@jdlumaliFollow

Wag na kayo magpaakyat ng mga tindero sa bus. (1/8 lang yan ng pagkain namin kanina) @martinstacruz @aj_mauhay

4:41 PM - 25 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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14. Actually get off at your bus stop?

@mabeaajose @ajmiranda_ 364 lang pala, Victory Liner yan hahahaha

Alec Berame āœˆļø@AlecBerameFollow

@mabeaajose @ajmiranda_ 364 lang pala, Victory Liner yan hahahaha

11:31 AM - 01 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Or stay onboard and finish a scene from yet another teleserye?

Yung kasabay mo sa bus na pinalipat yung TV sa ABS-CBN dahil sa Got to Believe.. :)) #G2BLast3days

Joshua Bren Ebrada@hoyohoyhoybelatFollow

Yung kasabay mo sa bus na pinalipat yung TV sa ABS-CBN dahil sa Got to Believe.. :)) #G2BLast3days

7:56 AM - 05 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

15. Appreciate the beautiful Manila sunset outside the bus window?

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Or just pass out and cuddle with your seatmates?

Sarap ng tulog namin nila @mikeesz at @TheAllenReal sa bus habang bumabyahe sa Baliwag!:))

JOSHUA RABANAL@JoshRabanalFollow

Sarap ng tulog namin nila @mikeesz at @TheAllenReal sa bus habang bumabyahe sa Baliwag!:))

9:00 AM - 11 Feb 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

Whatever choices you make, ultimately, you'll just be like, "Jesus take the wheel na nga."

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Ingat!