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The teacher’s cross

When the k-12 was implemented years ago, the government promised that everything has been well-thought off and there is enough budget for the materials needed. That was five years ago. Fast forward to this moment, the materials for the implementation of k-12 curriculum for grade 5 and grade 6 is still not available. The reason? […]

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The “na-ano lang” statement

The statement of Senator Tito Sotto during the dialogue with the DSWD appointee draw flak from netizens this week. Well, I for one am not surprised. For a person who was a comedian actor with no educational background whatsoever in politics and his educational background is from “Iskul Bukol”, it is expected that he’d be […]

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8 Ways to Win in the Philippine Politics (a satirical analysis )

Politics in the Philippines is the most entertaining, idiotic, horrendous, and best way to make (dirty) money rolled into one. Whether the Barangay elections will push through this year on not, I’m going to give you tips that I have gathered from my observation on how you’ll win the game in the political arena. This […]

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Riding and Life

I love driving motorcycle. In fact I like it better than driving a car. If you use motorcycle in the city, traffic is no big deal for you. If you are going to other places, riding a motorcycle offers a better view and ecstatic feeling than riding in a car. Riding a motorcycle, though it’s […]

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Fake Courage from Anonymity

In the field of print media, blogging, and social media, anonymity is more than common. Some use code names or pen names, and most people use other’s name and or fake name. The reason for doing this varies from person to person. With the growing rate of media killings in our country nobody can blame […]

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How to Deal with Success

What we hear a lot from inspirational speakers to authors, pastors and priest. And oh even teachers is the how of becoming a successful person. If we are to count the advices they gave it would be more than the population of the people in the World. What was left out is the lesson on […]

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What Graduation Means to Me

March, a month of marching. Marching for the graduation. This will be the time when we here clichés such as, graduation is not the end, it is the beginning; Graduation signifies your start in your journey to the real life; and Welcome to the real world. I am not going to add more clichés for […]

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TurnYour Compassion into Action

In this time where social media is a part of life. People seemed to be very much concerned in having a million views, likes, and share. This has led to creating a lot of bizarre things just to be recognized even for just a minute in the world of billion users. We’ve seen things like […]

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That Thing Sharper than Blade

Words are sharper than a double edge sword. It cuts deep and the wounds won’t heal easily. This saying is often heard but always forgotten. This is due to the fact that we were trained or conditioned to say anything we want every time we want. What we often forget is that with every word […]