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Saturday, August 22, 2015

Yaya Dub : The MAINE Event



 
Yaya Dub, or Maine Mendoza in real life, is one of the most talked about Filipino personalities as of late. Thanks to her character in Eat Bulaga’s Kalye-Serye as nanny or yaya to Lola Nidora (played by Wally Bayola).

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Are We Still Friends Outside of Facebook?





As of this writing, this status update of yours truly has already garnered a total of eighty six likes and counting:


“The challenge is how to bring a relationship outside
of FB, IG, and Messenger.”

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Health is Wealth : Pure Grapeseed Extract





Grapeseed supplements have long been in the market shelves. But it was only recently that I became interested in it. In all honesty, this awareness and interest at the same time are due largely to some friends who are multi-level businessmen who pursued me before.

And so I did a simple research about how beneficial to one’s health oil derived from grapeseed could be (www.seedguides.info/grapeseed-oil/). 

And here are some of the many outstanding health benefits:

Sunday, July 19, 2015

PBB 737 and MTRCB: My Two Cents





























PBB 737 is one of the controversial editions of Pinoy Big Brother, what with the issues that it has spawned courtesy of the teen housemates themselves which has led to the intervention of the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) as of late. 

Allow me to give my two cents on the proposed measures to even out the program, which was badly shaken by recent controversies.

Sunday, May 17, 2015

DILEMMA: Mahal Ko o Mahal Ako?






I delivered my final lecture for the semester yesterday, and one of the topics I discussed was the concept of dilemma. So what is a dilemma you might ask?

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

LESSONS I LEARNED FROM THE THE FIGHT OF THE CENTURY

























1. Not all that glitters is gold

The Fight of the Century was several years in the making. And when Floyd and Manny finally sealed the deal, the boxing world rejoiced to the heavens! As boxing superstars in their own right, their recently concluded fight generated a tremendous amount of hype and publicity. 

Saturday, May 2, 2015

MARY JANE VELOSO'S FAMILY IS ON THE VERGE OF LOSING SYMPATHY FROM FILIPINOS



Mrs. Celia Veloso


We all had a sigh of relief when Mary Jane Veloso was not called to face the gruesome Indonesian firing squad a few nights ago. Her plight in a foreign land and her pending execution for alleged drug trafficking moved us, and captured our sympathetic hearts. 
 

But not for long…..

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Some Facts About Ariel's Commercial Jingle FINALLY






It cannot be denied that Ariel’s latest jingle “Finally” for its newest commercial is a big hit among Filipinos. It is actually just a plain commercial that features several women doing their laundry singing, yes, “Finally” alternately. 

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Yaya's Meal at Balesin Island Club : Discriminatory or Not?






























Balesin Island Club is in hot water nowadays due to its now famous “yaya’s meal,” courtesy of a former beauty queen’s rants pertaining to it on her social media account. I didn’t know anything about this hullabaloo until a friend sent me a link to an article about it through a private message. 

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Why I Fear Holy Week





That time of the year that I dread the most has come – holy week.

My pronouncement I know sounds off-key to many ears, since why on earth I am saying this when you and the rest of the Christians out there look forward to it? The answer is very simple: I am one person who dislikes too many rituals. And my religion, in my own perception, overwhelms me with too many rituals, most especially during Lent.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

WINNING IN THE HUDDLE by Stauro Punongbayan



          I had the privilege to be invited to the book launching of WINNING IN THE HUDDLE, by the author himself no less, and my high school batchmate Stauro Punongbayan. The book launching took place last Saturday (February 28) at Right Start Center, 2nd West Crame St. in San Juan City.

        Regrettably, my frenzied schedule even on a Saturday prevented me from attending it. To make up for it, I am promoting his book here in my humble blog:



The Road Back To Love.......














I’ll go straight to the point: the road back to love is a long and winding one.


It takes a great deal of time to be on track again. Most especially when for several years your thoughts and emotions have been conditioned by the heart to aim at just one thing, or one person.