Wednesday, June 19, 2019
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Padilla: Rare’s Fish Forever
IT IS an oft-repeated tale that the poorest among the poor would be the fisherman or to be politically correct, the fisher folk. Unlike the land, the sea cannot be coaxed to produce more like a farmer would tease the ...
From 232 days ago
A YEAR after I was introduced to Cortes and it is only this year that I finally understand its rallying cry ‘kujaw’. ‘Kujaw’ is the Kamayo of the Cebuano word ‘kuyaw’ which, in this case, means awesome.Cortes is a municipality ...
From 240 days ago
Padilla: Done with Mocha
I AM done with Mocha. Whether she takes on Leni in a kilay match or grinds herself “pababa” to the core of the earth, I do not care anymore. The relief comes from the thought that public funds (read OUR ...
From 253 days ago
Padilla: Seducing ghosts of martial law past
I DO not instantly go Christmassy when the Ber months step in. November is Halloween, October is Mama’s death month, and September is all about Martial Law, make that Marcos’ martial law. My childhood was shaped by martial law and ...
From 268 days ago
Padilla: Learning patience
WHEN someone tells me “Let us just WAIT” my mental riposte is “... FOR GODOT”.“Waiting for Godot” is a Samuel Beckett play where the main characters, Vladimir and Estragon wait for their friend, Godot. Godot never comes. Repeat, NEVER comes. ...
From 274 days ago
Padilla: Hello, kaong
WHEN you get to be a dinosaur like me you get conscious about food especially if the most evident bequest from your genealogy is diabetes milletus.I have friends and mentors who recently substituted sugar with sachets of stevia. Derived from ...
From 281 days ago
Padilla: Burying my head again
I HAVE learned how to parry the gutter loquaciousness of Digong because the last time I stayed at the concrete jungle of Metro Manila several things were really working the MRT, lesser tambays at Kyusi, Makati, and Mandaluyong, improved ...
From 288 days ago
Padilla: Ligaya’s call
THE first time she appeared on national television, she looked like she was doused with icy cold water. Clumps of damp hair framed her pale, sullen, pretty face. When Ligaya faced the cameras she stared right through the lens and ...
From 295 days ago
Padilla: On HIV and teenage pregnancies
THE recent increase in teenage pregnancies and HIV incidences show that there is an urgent need for a more aggressive campaign on reproductive health in Davao City. Why? Let me count the ways.The 2017 NDHS (National Demographic Health Survey) showed ...
From 309 days ago