Marcos redux? Dictator’s son may win Philippine presidency

  • Presidential hopeful, former senator Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr., center, gestures as he greets the crowd during a campaign rally in Quezon City, Philippines on April 13, 2022. Marcos Jr., son of the late dictator and his running mate Sara, who is the daughter of the outgoing President Rodrigo Duterte, are leading pre-election surveys despite his family's history. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

  • Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. gestures as he greets the crowd during a campaign rally in Quezon City, Philippines on April 13, 2022. Marcos Jr., son of the late dictator and his running mate Sara, who is the daughter of the outgoing President Rodrigo Duterte, are leading pre-election surveys despite his family's history. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

MANILA, Philippines — Ferdinand Marcos Jr. and Sara Duterte smile and chat of their love of burgers and mango shakes on the election trail in a carefree YouTube video before breaking into a short rap penned for their campaign for president and vice president of the Philippines by a popular singer.