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Archive for May 2008

Meeting da pakirs

May 29, 2008

Mao ni among pobreng simbahan sa pinamungajan. wa ko kaila sa mga bata, apan giingnan ko sa nagtira niining hulagway nga ako kuno ning mga anak sa lain-laing babaye sa among lungsod, may nagsulti niya. hmmm… basin tinuod. dili imposible. 

Skin deep

May 26, 2008

— If you think this column is about you, you’re so vain. One advantage of writing a weekly column is that you have an entire week of possible topics to choose from. No sooner had you submitted your article for editing than another incident popped up on the television screen. So you go, “Shouldn’t I […]

Get radical!

May 25, 2008

Radical simply means “grasping things at the root” — Angela Davis ang makahatag nako aning libroha akong higugmaon sa tibuok kong kinabuhi.

Pabukid ta, mga bai

May 25, 2008

If only for the thrill of it, join us.

‘Mga rebelde mo dong?’

May 22, 2008

We had to clown around to help a patient survive the ordeal.

Fuck you!

May 19, 2008

Perhaps one of the most interesting words in the English language today is the word “fuck.” Out of all the English words that begin with the letter F, fuck is the only word referred to as the “F” word. It’s the one magical word that just by its sound can describe pain, pleasure, hate and […]


May 15, 2008


Weird news from around the world

May 12, 2008

Tuhog sa Ihi. Check this story out at superman’s urine dot com. I’M STARTING TO SERIOUSLY DOUBT if this column is contributing anything to the betterment of society. This column’s blog version has been attracting readers whose idea of a life well lived is collecting weird stories from across the globe and emailing them to […]

On this site will rise, in this mountain will live

May 11, 2008

This has kept me busy the past weeks. Tsinelas is finalizing a proposal for the construction of a Community Resource Center in one of Cebu City’s remotest barangays – where children go to school on empty stomachs, where classes stop when there’s fog because it grows dark and there’s no electricity and it’s impossible to […]

‘If you want to serve the age, betray it’

May 9, 2008

I first read this in Pambie’s blog. It’s an old piece. It’s a Commencement Address by Bono, co-founder of DATA (Debt AIDS Trade Africa), and lead singer of U2, at the University of Pennsylvania, May 17, 2004. Our new graduates – and you who have chosen to forget what education is for – might want […]