all the more reason to love glee: charice pempengco. this Filipino has really come a long, glitzy way. her being on the cast (season 2) makes me again proud to be pinoy. i sure can't wait for it to air and the songs... well, im sure they'll be awesome. i guess i have to update … Continue reading mad about glee
when i first heard that one of my childhood favorite street food has made a comeback, i was skeptical. i thought that there was no way! i haven't seen a wooden-huge ice crusher cart being peddled by a masular manong in decades. let alone the oh so familiar hot pink glob, that in my mind, … Continue reading blast from the past
for several years now, i'd like to call myself an apolitical person. my fondest and relevant memories of me participating and exercising my sovereignty was during my college days. a time when i looked at the world, not to mention the government thru rose-colored glasses. as life took its toll on me and harsh reality … Continue reading sona
senator benigno "noynoy" aquino III has been proclaimed the country's 15th president. he is set to start his term on june 30th, succeeding former president gloria macapagal-arroyo,whose nine year term has been wracked by several scandals--coup attempts, impeachment cases, corruption and human rights violations. the philippines, once again will be hailed as another first in … Continue reading new president, new hope
Known for its virgin forest hills, exotic beaches, undisturbed wildlife and striking scenery, the island of Caramoan (in Camarines Sur) is set to play host once again to the reality TV series, Survivor. Like the French and the Bulgarians that camped in the island last year, this season's Survivor is said to be an Israeli version. … Continue reading Caramoan Marks the Spot (again)
The world came to temporary halt again and everyone is glued on the tv (or the theather) watching the most popular Filipino athlete, Manny Pacquiao beat David Diaz. Im no fan of boxing but I must admit, if its PacMan on the ring, the match is definitely worth watching. As usual, Filipinos and the rest of … Continue reading Pacquiao Wins Again!
Once again, the Philippines is in the spotlight. But for a change, the news is far from the bad, negative side. This time something good, positive, and beautiful has been featured from our country. Four of our scenic spots are being nominated for the "New 7 Wonders of Nature". In case you're wondering about these … Continue reading The New 7 Wonders of the World