In the News Today

My theory on the Batangas “shoot out” proved to be right, afterall.  Today’s news report confirmed findings made by the Commission on Human Rights (CHR).  In the investigation of the brutal killings of the 3 suspects, CHR Chair Leila De Lima was quoted in saying There was no shoot out.  There was reasonable certainty to believe…

Cabuyao Bank Robbery Update

For some reason, the news on the Cabuyao bank robbery and brutal killings didn’t sit well on me. Sprawled all over today’s paper is the headline, BATANGAS COPS KILL 4 IN RCBC FOLLOW-UP OPERATION. An article published in the Phil. Star confirmed reports on the shoot-out: TANAUAN CITY, Batangas – Police have killed four suspects…

Will It Ever Stop?

The country has yet to recover from the brutal killing and robbery that hit RCBC branch In Cabuyao and still another gruesome bloodbath took place in Calamba, a neighboring town in Laguna.  The headlines from this morning’s paper tragically read: Another Laguna massacre: 8 shot dead According to the news, a lone gunman shot dead eight villagers, while…

Sad News

A shroud of  loss and shock greeted us after lunch today as news about one of our provincial branches in Laguna fell victim to robbers this morning.  It wasn’t clear as to how much money was stolen but the tragic incident left a total of 8 people dead.  Police believe that the victims were all…

Playboy Magazine, Pinoy Edition

                                   I admit, Im excited to hear that Playboy magazine has opened its pages for franchise in the Philippines.  But Im also curious and puzzled at the same time.  The news of localizing one of the most sought-after adult publication has raised a few eyebrows, especially from the male poplace.  Imagine, our very own version…WITHOUT…