The Top Guns

Magical is how to describe the ascendancy of Mar Roxas. The endorsement by President Noy happened on July 31st, a blue moon at that. Once in a blue moon, one would say. This blue moon is a powerful one and it is signalling that it is time for us to take control and take the…

PNoy’s SONA

Well, I just hope it is not the last.  But it is.  Would that we could have a second term for the best President the Philippines ever had.     Enough said.

Immigration, Citizenship, and Grace Poe

Originally posted on Laws and Men:
Whether or not a foundling can be considered a Filipino citizen is something only the Supreme Court can clarify. Both sides have merit, but since we have a liberal Supreme Court, let’s assume that it declares Grace Poe a natural-born Filipino citizen. She still has another problem – the…

TEAM ROCK FOR 2016

All this hullabaloo about Grace Poe and Chiz Escudero ought to be thrown in the trash can.  For one thing, we have a creeping Chinese invasion, and we can’t afford a faint of heart in the high echelons of government, much less neophytes who are just full of themselves and bereft of patriotism. I just…

A Moment with Nikola Tesla

NOTE: I am an eternal fan of Nikola Tesla’s–he who harnessed life and his inventions from Spirit. July 10, 1856 was Tesla’s birthday in Smiljan, Croatia. Nikola Tesla was a Serbian American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, physicist, and futurist best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current electricity supply…

How an Italian Feels About Filipino Food

Originally posted on Tropicalissimo – Philippines:
Like many Italians, I have an issue with food. It is not just about liking food, but it is part of our culture to choose the best ingredients (like using only natural and fresh choices) and to (sometimes even roughly) discuss for hours about recipes. My relatives would  have…

Ready to Debut

We are proud to announce that the new San Pascual Baylon Han Guinarona is just about ready to debut. The image is a masterpiece by Leandro Z. Baldemor of Paete, Laguna, Philippines. Thank you all, who donated to the cause. We wish to commend the Chinese merchants in Tacloban and elsewhere, who, despite being Buddhists,…