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Tip of the iceberg: Manny Villar’s and JV Ejercito’s alleged secret offshore accounts

The recent brouhaha over the linking of Senator Manny Villar and House Representative JV Ejercito to shady offshore corporations based in the British Virgin Islands is timely. The brouhaha surrounds a recent report published by the Philippine Center for Investigative … Continue reading

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Filipinos cannot progress because of anti-elitist mentality

Most Filipinos are anti-elitist. A good proportion of the Philippine population would prefer that they be seen as being one with the common tao rather than be seen as one of the elites. Indeed it is a land full of … Continue reading

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Noynoy Aquino is bad for the economy according to Bloomberg.com

Wouldn’t it be great if there was an election every year? The six year term given to the incumbent president is too long in my opinion. Just think about it. Every six years, the Philippines goes into fiesta mode during … Continue reading

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Do you know who Gibo's, Dick's, and Manny's parents are?

I found out only in the last couple months that Dick Gordon’s parents were also mayors of Olongapo City and that his dad died from an assassin’s bullet. I also googled around and found out that Gibo Teodoro is the … Continue reading

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Noynoy Aquino's supporters: are they anti-intellectual?

It must be hard being an intellectual. Just think of all the names they call people with all the answers to the problems of the world: “nerd”; “geek”; “eccentric”; “weird”; “odd”. That’s not to mention how they get bullied, ostracised … Continue reading

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Why does Noynoy Aquino have a negative attitude?

Oh my God! I just had the biggest epiphany. Noynoy Aquino is the candidate who has the most negative mental attitude among the rest of the presidential candidates! And his negative outlook towards the whole election process is being fuelled … Continue reading

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Engaging in debates: the ultimate expression of a candidate's sincerity

Popular presidential candidate Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III is a real class act. Through his Media mouthpieces (in whatever official or unofficial way they step up to that role) he is now bieng presented to the public as the one who … Continue reading

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