10 reasons why UP is NOT the BEST in the Philippines

Much has been said about the University of the Philippines. But, the people were never told about the things that some of them might not consider UP, the country’s premier university that has the most number of CHED’s Center of Excellence, as the best school in the country. Below are the reasons. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. … Continue reading

Valedictory Addresses of Summa Cum Laude graduates of UP Diliman, 2005-2014

Since the University of the Philippines System published an article about the speeches given by the guest speakers at the various campuses, it is therefore good to publish the valedictory addresses of the chosen Summa Cum Laude graduates of UP Diliman through the years from 2005 to 2014. Though these valedictory addresses had been posted … Continue reading

3 reasons why I do not offer my seat to woman passengers in MRT

I first rode the MRT 5 years ago and nothing had changed. There are still everyday rushing passengers, crowded train compartments and technical failures on the part of the MRT system maintenance. These things will always be a part of MRT’s operation if the government continues to not do anything. Well, another case to be … Continue reading

Happy 2014!

Another year in our life has come. May we all blessed with prosperous life. Happy New Year! Isang Masaganang Bagong Taon! EAT.PRAY.LOVE

Si Bonifacio at ang kanyang hangaring maitama ang paggamit at pagbigkas sa kanyang pangalan

Ngayon ang ika-150 na kaarawan ni Gat. Andres Bonifacio, ang dakilang ama ng himagsikan at isa sa mga tagapagtatag ng pinakamatagumpay at pinakamalaking organisasyon sa bansa, ang KKK o Katipunan. At dahil kaarawan niya, nararapat lamang na bigyan siya ng pagpupugay para sa kanyang mga nagawa sa lahing Pilipino – ang ipagtanggol ang bayan laban … Continue reading

Bakit walang ibang contestant sa ‘That’s My Tambay’ ng Eat! Bulaga bukod sa mga Lalaki?

Unang-una, ang post na ito, hindi sasagot sa tanong na nasa itaas, at pangalawa, isa lang itong obserbasyon. Maririnig ang palakpakan ng mga tao kasabay ang paglabas ng dalawang host sa barangay na sina Jose at Paolo. Maya-maya’y isisigaw na nila ang pamagat ng segment na, That’s My Tambay, isang pakulo ng Eat! Bulaga na … Continue reading

Break and other Shifts: Sync Here the Contests

Sync Many of my classmates and orgmates were asking a few weeks back whether or not the shift in academic calendar of UP Diliman will be pushed through. I don’t know why they kept on asking about it. Well, it concerns them and us after all. The questions about it were turned into like an … Continue reading

The Professional Heckler: Politicking the Humor, Humoring the Politics

The Professional Heckler is only one of the millions of phenomenal blogs out there. But blogs like the Professional Heckler do not come instantly over the Internet. It is good to know its origin and how it has evolved through time. Blogging “Writing the history of blogs is therefore no easy task.” – Dan Fletcher … Continue reading


Where can your allowance take you?

During the State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Benigno S. Aquino III, he actually hinted that the government is not already that capable of subsidizing the operations of the three fastest and most accessible form of transportation in EDSA and Manila, the MRT and LRT (1 & 2). Based on what he said, … Continue reading

  • Recommended Foreign Films

    C.O.G. starring Jonathan Groff

  • The Words starring Bradley Cooper

  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower starring Logan Lerman, Emma Watson and Ezra Miller

  • Stranger than Fiction starring Will Ferrel

  • Recommended Local Films

    Ang Nawawala starring Dominic and Felix Roco

  • Liars starring Alessandra de Rossi

  • Babagwa (The Spider's Lair) starring Alex Medina

  • Recommended Foreign Novels

    The Spectacular Now by Tim Tharp

  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

  • Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

  • Recommended Local Novels

    El Filibusterismo ni Jose Rizal

  • Dekada '70 ni Lualhati Bautista

  • MacArthur ni Bob Ong


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