More Desperate Housewifes Commentary
The other predominant line is to say our schools tolerate cheating, we deserve such comments. NOOOOOOOOOOOOO! Don't send me into a rage, please!
Most people (especially, ahem, bloggers) who comment are reading too much into the snippet from the show. Treat it as a thoughtless comment from a (fictional) callous woman who does not like what her doctor said and no more than that.
There is no deep social meaning in the statement either con America or con Philippines.