I have had several "offline" reactions to my post about “presidentiables” (is that even a word?) so I decided to give a sequel. This time, my post will be in two segments. In the first, I will focus on just two candidates and my musings behind their decision to run and, in the case of... Continue Reading →
This site is currently under active maintenance, for the nth time. Stay tuned.
PS. Doc Brown will arrive tonight. that's right. Fans of the blockbuster movie series, Back to the Future, have been eagerly awaiting this day. If all goes well, Doc Brown and Marty McFly will be arriving in a few hours' time. Ooh-la-la! (Only fans of the movie will get that last exclamation.) ******************************* In other... Continue Reading →
"That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we looked upon and have touched with our hands, concerning the word of life-the life was made manifest, and we have seen it, and testify to it and proclaim to you the eternal life, which was with... Continue Reading →
(The title is an allusion to the so-called last words of Julius Caesar. So-called because it is unclear whether or not he actually said those words prior to his death by assassination.) So we come again to one of the most contested, if not the most colorful, events in Philippine local history. I am not... Continue Reading →
It's near the end of another term at the college and that means, after all the brouhaha regarding the students' grades, as well as preparation for next term, I shall be able to reintroduce myself to my personal library and read or re-read a few tomes. My beloved and I have recently agreed not to... Continue Reading →