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A federal judge sentenced Bernard L. Madoff to 150 years in prison for running a...– NYTimes headline. [So, Glo, her cronies, et al should go to prison for how long? What is that thing when we can’t count that high? Oh yes, ∞ ]
Worsening Human-Rights Situation in the... →
Whatever Happened to Two Companions of Melissa... →
Ever pound on your keyboard out of frustration? →
I DO After reading all the ridiculous comments siding with the Philippine gov’t on Melissa Roxas’ case, I’ve used this as an outlet to relax my mind; It’s somewhat therapuetic.
Melissa Roxas speaks at press conference
Government lawyers tried to assail Roxas for crying during her Sunday press...– From this (RP) Inquirer article. [Surprise, surprise… So, I guess all the doctors that evaluated her are all bogus, too?]
References to Melissa Roxas' press conference
Bulatlat - Audio Slideshow: In Emotional Presser, Melissa Roxas Vows to Pursue Justice Arkibong Bayan - Photo stills of live internet TV broadcast by Habi Arts in Los Angeles @HabiArts (Twitter) - Press conference mini-transcript Related links/sources: BAYAN-Philippines, USA Habi Arts - Facebook, Facebook group, Myspace Karapatan
24 hours after the sudden death of Michael Jackson and a handful of articles later, I find myself relearning new things about the U.S. and Michael Jackson as not just a music legend, but a historical figure. After reading this article about his influence on post-Soviet-era Russia, I am reintroduced to that part of history when: “Video culture was not very developed in Russia, [and] there...
king of pop 637
MICHAEL JACKSON <3 1958-2009 I’ll be music video marathoning: The only song I heard on the radio on my way home from work was “Remember the Time,” so I’ll start with that one. To watch it, click the king of pop above.
B is for Bob
Original Bob Marley songs arranged by Tuff Gong. Listen to the whole album here:
Philippines: are or is?
i haven’t read any of these sources yet but this will remind me to do so. =P all i can say now is, to use “is” symbolizes unity. And, as “are” clearly denotes plurality, it gives a sense of just that - quantity. joserizal: mlq3: Over at Twitter, @caffeinesparks and @hotmanila were discussing MS Word and its insistence on pluralizing the Philippines, and so I...
Thank you message from Melissa Roxas
Dear Friends of Melissa Roxas, We are sending this to you on behalf of Melissa Roxas because you either expressed concern over Melissa’s abduction and torture in the Philippines last month or she provided email addresses of her friends she wanted updated now that she is back in Los Angeles. If you are hearing about Melissa’s ordeal for the first time, we provided links after her thank...
cupcake: yes vs. no
bayan bayan ko lyrics
Bayan Bayan Ko TABAK 20uno: Ating h(I)storya by TABAK-Baguio Koro] (Chorus) Bayan bayan ko (my motherland/nation) Gumising ka (wake up) Ang kalayaan mo’y inagaw na (your freedom was take/stolen) Taong bayan (people of the motherland/nation) Kumilos ka at sama-sama (let’s take action and do it together) Sa pag-alsa (for the revolution) Walang magbubulag-bulagan (no one will be...
last night, my friend’s 2 year old son found something that i had lost. he just had it in his hands all of a sudden, playing with a new toy. i think he found it in the sofa cushions…? also, i learned the ilocano word, “baut,” (spank) from my panamanian friend, who learned it from my friend with the 2 year old son. my family is ilocano and my sister screached at me,...
Some things should never happen
when they do, take action.
Last week, a man tripped out over the fact that I like eating avocados with milk and sugar. “You’re the second person I’ve heard that from!” “Ask her (pointing to my auntie), I bet she likes it, too.” “Do you eat avocado with milk and sugar?” “OH YEAH! THAT’S GOOD!” “OHMYGOD!” Okay, seriously? Burst out your...