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'Taxna nila!

The Department of Finance is reportedly considering an increase on taxes on text messaging. We in TXTPower vehemently reject this proposal. Should this be implemented, Globe and Smart would definitely pass on the cost to us. As TXTPower spokesperson Tonyo Cruz said, this is ironic. Remember how the Generation Txt helped in ousting Erap Estrada […]

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Ok lang ako!

Got the ECG and X-Ray results this morning. The doctor said there’s no indication of any heart or lung problem. These chest and back pains and the shortness of breath could only be due to muscular fatigue, she said. She just adviced me to continue taking my medicine, and see to it that I rest […]

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Jose Velarde @ 65

As I write this, Jose Velarde, err, Joseph Estrada and friends are partying at the Veteran’s Memorial Medical Center. Erap turns 65 tomorrow. Senator Loi Ejercito, his one and only, was shown on TV news today distributing food packages to an urban poor community. For the deposed president’s camp, the estimated 2,000 loyalists who queued […]

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Friendly visits

This afternoon, I visited for the first time the FriendlyCare Clinic in Mandaluyong City for a medical check up. (FriendlyCare was founded by civic leaders to initiate private sector participation in the delivery of low-cost basic health and family planning services.) I have been complaining of difficiculty in breathing and chest pain, among other discomforts, […]

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As Rico Yan Goes Home

IT APPEARS that most of us who believe in life after death agree where Ricardo Carlos Castro Yan, popularly known as Rico Yan, one of the role models of the Filipino Generation Txt, has gone at the end of his journey in this world. In the postings that I contributed to my favorite online message […]

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02022002

One of my Tinig.com friends, walangdila, today wrote in his PinoyExchange wireless journal: “ei nice date 2day.. 02022002 never will it happen again in my lifetime.. gotta do something special…” I could only wonder what interesting thing did he do as I remain on duty here at the office. (Well, if you could consider going […]

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Edsa 4 ba kamo?

Below is the latest article in my Tembtation column in Peyups.com: Matapos akong ma-confine ng tatlong araw sa UP Infirmary isang linggo matapos ang pagpapakabayani sa Edsa’t Mendiola, akala ninyo’y mapapasama pa ninyo ako sa isa na namang pag-aalsa? Hah, ano kayo, sinusuwerte?

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My web host was down

My web host was down the whole day yesterday. I felt bad to find out my site visitors — are there any? — were unable to access my site after I spent a big part of my weekend on it. Good thing it’s now running again. However, My PC was attacked by a not-so-harmful virus. […]

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Harry Potter

I watched “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” on its first showing day.