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Briones: Wrong guy
NO ONE likes to speak ill of the dead. And by no one, I mean no one.Although I can’t imagine people saying nice things about Adolf Hitler or Joseph Stalin.I guess you just have to draw the line somewhere.I mean, ...
Briones: Covid impact on crime
AT LEAST something good has come out of the ongoing coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.According to the Joint Task Force (JTF) Covid Shield on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, crime incidence had dropped 47 percent since the government imposed lockdowns in ...
From 3 days ago
Briones: Court ‘victory’
THERE are no shades of grey when it comes to Maria Victoria “Bambi” Beltran, the Cebu-based writer, artist, filmmaker and entrepreneur–I’m not sure if she accepts laundry but you can always ask her.You either hate her or you love her. ...
From 6 days ago
Briones: Battling ennui
No. The world doesn’t revolve around Cebu, particularly Cebu City. But it does seem that way after being holed up inside my house for more than five months because of the coronavirus disease pandemic.Of course, I exaggerate. I’ve been up ...
From 8 days ago
Briones: Recognizing a good deed
DESPITE everything you read in the papers or hear or watch on the news on the radio or TV, there are many good, selfless, honest individuals out there.They don’t grab the headlines because, well, their deeds don’t necessarily scream exciting, ...
From 10 days ago
I DECIDED not to write about the predicament the Cebu City Government currently finds itself in.I mean, it has been quite busy. You know, trying to wipe the stain of being dubbed the epicenter of the coronavirus disease in the ...
From 13 days ago
Briones: Living in uncertain times
ONE thing is certain about being in the middle of a pandemic and it is that nothing is certain.Yes, there are signs that things are improving. But come on, it has been more than five months since the world as ...
From 14 days ago
Briones: The beginning of the end
I DON’T care what people say, but this race for the vaccine for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) is good for everyone.Without a vaccine, no one can drop their guard against the highly infectious and sometimes fatal Sars-CoV-2, the virus ...
From 17 days ago
Briones: Keeping vigilance
THE whole of Cebu is finally on the same page after more than five months into the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.If you don’t know what I’m talking about, I’m referring to the quarantine status of local government units in ...
From 20 days ago
Briones: Glasnost 2020
THE world’s reaction to the Russian announcement that it had developed a vaccine for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), which had been given regulatory approval after less than two months of testing on humans, was mixed.Actually, it all depended on ...
From 22 days ago