Archive for July, 2006

Philippine idol

I like ABC-5’s Philippine Idol. I like it that the judges -Ryan Cayabyab, Pilita Corrales, and Francis Magalona are natural. None of them try to be Simon Cowell which is what other judges in other reality shows try hard to be. They know their business and they are all credible. Especially Ryan. Their comments are […]

July 31, 2006   Posted in: General  156 Comments

Suspicious website

The military is bringing the battle for the Filipino people’s hearts and minds into cyberspace. Last week, the Sundalo website debuted in cyberspace ( The site’s title is “Sundalo:Tagapagtaggol (sic) ng Pilipino”.

July 31, 2006   Posted in: Malaya  376 Comments


Neri Colmenares, Codal convenor and spokesperson and Tonyo Cruz,media officer of Counsel for the Defense of Liberties bring to the public’s attention another disturbing trend as documented in FROM FACTS TO ACTION,(click here) a report of the International Fact-Finding Mission on Attacks Against Filipino Lawyers which was undertaken by the Dutch Lawyers for Lawyers Foundation […]

July 30, 2006   Posted in: General  1,331 Comments


Itong tula ay gawa ni Bienvenido Lumbera, National Artist . Binasa niya ito sa rally sa labas ng Batasan Pambansa habang ginu-glorya ni Gloria Arroyo ang taumbayan na pinalakpakan naman ng mga tsonggo sa Kongreso. Tunay na National Artist si Bien dahil dama niya ang naramdaman ng taumbayan at hindi siya nangingiming ilabas sa pamamagitan […]

July 30, 2006   Posted in: Web Links  1,277 Comments

Cervical cancer information campaign

I’m in the board of the PGH Cancer Institute Foundation and one of our programs is to disseminate information about cancer because just like in any endeavor, education helps in prevention. On Aug. 5, from 8 a.m. to 12 noon there will be a “Cervical Cancer Prevention Network Program” at the Asian Hospital and Medical […]

July 29, 2006   Posted in: Health  339 Comments

Roldan’s friend

Anti-crime crusader Tessie Ang-See was angry when I saw her on TV last Wednesday. Ang-See, spokesperson for Citizens Against Crime, finds it incomprehensible that Judge Agnes Reyes-Carpio didn’t see the role of actor and former Quezon City representative Dennis Roldan (real name: Mitchell Y. Gumabao) as mastermind in the kidnapping of three-year old Kenshi Yu […]

July 28, 2006   Posted in: Malaya  189 Comments


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July 28, 2006   Posted in: General  287 Comments

Gloria Arroyo rushed to hospital

Breaking news: Gloria Arroyo was rushed to St. Luke’s hospital at about 5 p.m. due to fever, running nose, body ache, all symptoms of flu. She was advised by her doctor to rest. Presidential Chief of Staff Mike Defensor said it could be due to her exposure to the rain when she met the returning […]

July 27, 2006   Posted in: General  1,793 Comments


Takot raw si Joc-joc Bolante, dating undersecretary ng agriculture at matalik na kaibigan ni Mike Arroyo, sa New People’s Army kaya siya humihingi ngayon ng asylum sa Amerika. Ang asylum ay binibigay ng isang bayan sa national ng ibang bansa na namimiligro ang buhay sa kanyang bansa dahil sa kalupitan ng ginagawa sa kanya. Dapat […]

July 27, 2006   Posted in: Web Links  2,037 Comments

Fist of Fury

Uniffors presents Jackie Chan Arroyo in “Gloria Palabandera”

July 26, 2006   Posted in: General  62 Comments