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Remembering the Great Rockwell Fire of 1973 Remembering the Great Rockwell Fire of 1973

Last October 27, 2014, I was scheduled to have a meeting in Rockwell at 7pm.  On the way to Rockwell, I heard over DZMM that a fire was go...

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Pastor From Bacolod City Bears Uncanny Similarity To Pope Francis Pastor From Bacolod City Bears Uncanny Similarity To Pope Francis

A Pastor from Bacolod City bears an uncanny similarity to Pope Francis.  The pastor is Rev. Emilio Henares of River of Life Christian Ce...

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Remembering Graciano Lopez Jaena Remembering Graciano Lopez Jaena

Graciano López Jaena (December 18, 1856 – January 20, 1896) was a journalist, orator, revolutionary, and national hero from Iloilo, the Ph...

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PNoy's Speechwriter Is Safe After Plane Skids Off Runway PNoy's Speechwriter Is Safe After Plane Skids Off Runway

Following an emotion-filled mass in Tacloban, the Pope flew back to Manila on board Philippine Airlines and arrived safely at Villamor Air...

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Why You Can't Let The Pope Ride In A Pajero Why You Can't Let The Pope Ride In A Pajero

Photo from gmanetwork.com When Pope Francis made his way to Malacanang Palace yesterday, he rode a Volkwagen Touran - a non-ostentatious...

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Missing The Makati Post Office at The Rotary Club Building Missing The Makati Post Office at The Rotary Club Building

European high street brand H&M has now opened at SM Makati.  While most of its shoppers fancy the clothes on display, I cannot help bu...

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Why You Can't Let The Pope Ride A Pajero Why You Can't Let The Pope Ride A Pajero

Upon arriving in the Philippines for a 5 day visit, Pope Francis' first ride was on an Isuzu D-Max - a non-ostentatious alternative in...

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Filipino Delicacy - Biko (Recipe) Filipino Delicacy - Biko (Recipe)

How to make Biko - a favorite Filipino delicacy. Biko Ingredients: 2 kg glutinous rice 1 can condensed milk 4 cups water 1 tbs...

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Why Tony Fernandes of AirAsia Is A Great Airline CEO and Why... Why Tony Fernandes of AirAsia Is A Great Airline CEO and Why...

MANILA, Philippines - Exactly an hour ago, I got an email from Tony Fernandes, the CEO of Air Asia which recently lost its airplane, Flight ...

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Negros Farmers and Planters Insulted by Painting of Pope with Movie Stars Negros Farmers and Planters Insulted by Painting of Pope with Movie Stars

BACOLOD, Philippines - Not too long after an online news item was posted on the internet about a painting created with the image of Pop...

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Some Old But Precious Pics From Ronda, Spain (1992) Some Old But Precious Pics From Ronda, Spain (1992)

In the summer of 1992, while everyone else was making their way to the Barcelona Olympics, I headed out to Andalusia in Spain with churchmat...

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The Popemobile And Why The Jeepney Will Forever Be Here To Stay The Popemobile And Why The Jeepney Will Forever Be Here To Stay

I was reading the Philippine Daily Inquirer's news item on the Popemobile and was amused not by the article but by all the comments on i...

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Bacolod's Masskara Joins Hong Kong's Chinese New Year's Eve Parade Bacolod's Masskara Joins Hong Kong's Chinese New Year's Eve Parade

Every year, tens of thousands line the streets of Tsim Sha Tsui in Hong Kong to witness the International Chinese New Year Night Parade ...

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Official List of Nationwide Holidays in 2015 Official List of Nationwide Holidays in 2015

This is the official list of nationwide holidays for 2015. January 1, 2015, Thursday – New Year’s Day (Regular holiday) January 2, 201...

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Why "Pajero Bishops" Is A Derogatory Term Why "Pajero Bishops" Is A Derogatory Term

Papal Visit fever has already hit Philippine shores with the beloved Pope Francis coming in a week's time. All details concerning lo...

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