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A gift to Filipinos

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As far as I know, the “Noli” and “Fili,” nicknames Filipinos have given to the two classic novels by national hero Dr. Jose Rizal, are still required reading among high school and college students in this country.

Posted: September 14th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Funny women

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Say what you will, but I didn’t expect to be as affected by the death of Joan Rivers as I was. Maybe it’s because it came so close on the heels of Robin Williams’ passing, as well as about the same time that news of Betty White’s “dyeing” became the latest Internet hoax.

Posted: September 7th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Bursting our balloon

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This region of Turkey, which translates to “Land of Beautiful Horses,” is by consensus the most popular tourist destination in this country.

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Bridging cultures, time and sensibility

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To many, albeit religious Catholic, Filipinos, this city is most famous for the shrine that was built on the site believed to be where the Blessed Mother spent her last years and died.

Posted: August 31st, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

When something happens

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“May nangyari na (Something has already happened)” is the terse explanation given by a Filipino parent when queried why she (more frequently it is the mother) is marrying off her daughter. That “something” is usually sex, usually after the daughter “elopes” with her boyfriend or comes home after an unauthorized night out.

Posted: August 17th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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