The New York Times Spin!


One can understand why the New York Times was bad mouthing President Benigno Simeon Aquino.  He did not bring business to New York.  The crooks did. More crooks in the mold of the Marcoses, stealing from the Filipinos and splurging those stolen millions in this sleepless city, means more  business for New York. “One winter morning…

A U.S. Marine Was No Match To The Machete Culture of the Pinoys!


It is tragic that an unarmed and inactive  U.S. Marine and a husband of U.S. diplomat got beaten up and stabbed to death by  3 Filipino businessmen and a student in an upscale BelAir Makati Village, early Saturday morning.  Major George Anikow, 41, died in a hospital, a victim of Pinoys’  “machete culture,”   a culture which resolves…

A Review of Enrile’s Memoir By Installment…


JPE’s  Memoir, is a narration of  political events that bedevil  the nation beginning  1924, when a poor boy, Juanito Furagganan, JPE’s  childhood name,  was born in  barrio Mission in the town of Gonzaga,  a sandy, coastal, fishing village situated at the mouth of the Mission River, Cagayan, up to the historical impeachment of Chief Justice Renato Corona of…

Enrile’s Memoir, A Misshapen Narrative!


The Enrile Memoir is his resume — it was a narrative addressed to his employer, the Filipino people begging them to look at him in most favored light and consider him as one of the stalwarts of Philippine politics, a statesman,  if you may. Whether he has achieved this purpose is for the people and…

A Marcos Loyalist Makes A Last Hurrah For Marcos!


A Marcos loyalist had wandered into my blog and  called me names: ‘gunggong’ and ‘bakla’ when I tried to compare the late dictator to the departed DILG Secretary.  One is hated, the other is well-loved. He said that the comparison was way off because Marcos had the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant and a Sta.  Barbara nuclear…

Honasan Talking About Bill Of Rights Makes Olalia Twisting In His Grave!


Watching Senator Gringo Honasan interpellating Secretary of Justice Lila De Lima during the impeachment trial of CJ Renato Corona yesterday about affording even a lowly citizen his constitutional rights to life, liberty and property as the very basis  of  the existence of any government gave me goose pimples.  Rolando Olalia must be twisting in  his grave! God Save The Queen…