DLSUD Launches relief operations for the victims of typhoon Ondoy

There’s little need for me to tell what has happened in the aftermath of Ondoy’s rampage through Luzon and Metro Manila. The mainstream media, social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter, blogs and online forums are flooded (no pun intended) with news, stories, videos, photos and commentaries about the ravages of Ondoy. A quick round-up … Read more

Raptorex – T. Rex’s ancestor in ‘Mini-Me’ size

We all know how massive and gigantic the Tyrannosaurus Rex is, but I bet many would be surprised to know that it’s ancestor was 100 times smaller than the alleged ‘King of Dinosaurs’. T. Rex was about 40 feet long, 20 feet tall and weighing around 7 tons and lived some 90 million years ago. … Read more

Trapos and Star power – Vilma Santos or Willie Revillame for Vice-President?

This afternoon, my classmates in Retorika class met to plan for our simulated seminar for our Finals exam come October. The chosen main topic is about the 2010 elections. A sub-topic would be a run down of all the aspiring presidential candidates namely: Noynoy Aquino Gilbert “Gibo” Teodoro Manny Villar Joseph Estrada Chiz Escudero/Loren Legarda … Read more

Sony Ericsson’s MH907 – world’s first “Motion Activated” headphones

I’ve been waiting for new phone offerings from Sony Ericsson now since the Christmas season is fast approaching. Its rivals have already started to roll out new models that are indeed attractive and price competitive, so Sony Ericsson must really come out with the good stuff real soon otherwise they could be in trouble again. … Read more

Sen Jinggoy Estrada’s Privilege Speech in response to Sen Lacson

I would finally be debating in our Debate class this coming Thursday and with the right timing, the topic that we would be debating about would be the latest “bangayan” quarrel between Sen Panfilo Lacson and former President Joseph Estrada, represented in the Senate by his own son, Sen Jinggoy Estrada. “Only in the Philippines” … Read more

Ang Dalawang Mukha ng Sining – privilege speech of Sen Panfilo Lacson

Here in full text, is the bombshell of a speech dropped by Sen Panfilo Lacson against former President Joseph Estrada. It’s election time here in the Philippines so privilege speeches like these are common fare in national television and media. It’s like a free election campaign for politicians, at the expense of the people’s hard-earned … Read more