BlowHotBlowCold    

  From South of the Border-Mainstream Media (MSM) spreads fake news again If the mainstream media could devote just one-tenth the energy to fact-checking that they do to wailing indignantly about President Trump’s accusing them of spreading “fake news,” maybe they wouldn’t be spreading so much fake news.  This past week brought such a silo of fake news,… Read More »

THANKS TO GLOBAL VIEWERS A Million Milestones in News Video Coverage

  ~  The numbers keep adding up. In the holiday excitement, the counting took a leap unnoticed. Visiting the news channels once settled back in Toronto, the figures stared unequivocally. A million milestones right on my face, notched by the flagship channel for mainstream news – Currents & Breaking News Channel, also known as The Gotcha Journalist. To… Read More »

How did EJKs become an achievement?

MANILA Only someone with a mental condition would call the killings of thousands of people an achievement. And yet, that is one of the “achievements” claimed by the Duterte administration here in their year-end report. And if we Filipinos just keep quiet and accept that as a fact, then there’s something wrong with us, too. Even before the… Read More »

Do we really need cha-cha?

  Here we go again.   Every administration since the time of President Fidel V. Ramos has tried to amend the 1987 Constitution for various reasons. The people have consistently rejected the idea of amending the Philippine constitution in surveys after surveys, and yet the move to amend that sacred document, in what is commonly called “cha-cha,” surfaces… Read More »

PHENOMENAL VERGEL CLAN

Trivia: Having constant communication with actress-director Beverly Vergel, this writer can’t help but recount anew her family background. It’s worth to say a phenomenal Vergel clan in showbiz. Her late mom Alicia Vergel was considered the most versatile actress of her generatton. She excelled be in drama, comedy or action as well. That time, for her looks she… Read More »

2018: WHAT AWAITS SHOWBIZ WORLD?

  The advent of 2018 enthralls with anticipation people who assiduously patronize the movies and boob tube programs. Of course, these include the media men, critics as well who have their own predictions this New Year. Let us start with the famous love teams. Who among the Nadine Lustre-James Reid, Enrique Gil-Liza Soberano, Daniel Padilla-Kathryn Bernardo or even… Read More »

PAGLIPAT NG TITULO NG CO-OWNERSHIP SA LUPA

HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL!!! Hi Atty,  I just want to check. Currently ang titulo ng bahay ay nasa name ko and my father. Gusto ko pa sana mailipat sa name ko and sa mother ko lang kasi may first family yung father and anytime na (knock on wood) mamatay sya kasi   he is sick now, iniiwasan naming… Read More »

2018: WHAT AWAITS SHOWBIZ WORLD?

  The advent of 2018 enthralls with anticipation people who assiduously patronize the movies and boob tube programs. Of course, these include the media men, critics as well who have their own predictions this New Year. Let us start with the famous love teams. Who among the Nadine Lustre-James Reid, Enrique Gil-Liza Soberano, Daniel Padilla-Kathryn Bernardo or even… Read More »