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Velez: Counting imaginary eggs in Davao
IT SEEMS weird to be in Davao. Because when I read the national headlines, the news is about hundreds losing their jobs in Luzon as multinational firms like Honda, Nokia, and Wells Cargo closed shop. But news here in Davao ...
From 236 days ago
Velez: Histories in February 25
YESTERDAY, February 25, had three historic moments. One in basketball, the other in music, and the last in Philippine history.The recent one happened yesterday, when NBA fans and legends gathered for the memorial of Kobe Bryant one month after his ...
From 238 days ago
Velez: Reasons to close ABS-CBN, really? (Part 2)
WE CONTINUE where we left off in my last column, dissecting how the Duterte diehards explain why ABS-CBN needs to be shutdown. We had three last time, and we have another three here:D) ABS-CBN is an oligarchy, and Duterte is ...
From 242 days ago
Velez: The reasons to close ABS-CBN, really? (Part 1)
ABS-CBN, the nation’s oldest and biggest TV station, home of hit soap operas, talent contests, love teams. Home of Ang Probinsyano who may live forever in this series. Home of that comedian who tops the box office but fails with ...
From 246 days ago
Velez: Loveless in the time of VFA/nCoV
VALENTINE'S Day and the President broke up with the United States over the VFA. "Walang tayo," he says."We're fine with that," US President Donald Trump replies. "We'll save a lot of money." Ouch.And Bato will still not get a visa ...
From 250 days ago
Velez: Of parasites, films and identity
THE American Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, awarded this year's Best Picture to a South Korean film. Goes to show that in America, many good things are outsourced.The South Korean film Parasite, a social satire about class struggles, ...
From 252 days ago
Velez: Of flu, pork, saving lives and farms
JUST when Duterte said there's nothing to worry about nCoV because the reported deaths in the country are "imported" or foreigners, comes the news that three dead pigs in Calinan District are infected with African Swine Fever.There seems to be ...
From 257 days ago
Velez: Government's China syndrome
AFTER days of not appearing in public to make a statement on how the government will address the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), the President finally appeared on Monday, February 3.The President says there is no need to be afraid about nCoV, ...
From 259 days ago
Velez: Other things spreading the nCoV fear
CAN drinking a cup of boiled garlic water protect us from the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)? Which side of the surgical mask makes you protected? Is 2019-nCoV not really deadly compared to the higher death rates in Sars? Those two ...
From 264 days ago
Velez: Disorder at Haran
LAST Saturday was a tense moment in the UCCP Haran. We woke up to the news that some 30 Manobo Lumad stormed into the Haran compound, using bolo knives and wire-cutters to barge their way and causing panic to fellow ...
From 267 days ago