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Bakit mahirap kumita ng pera

As an OFW, you sacrifice a lot just to earn more money. As a businessman, you risk a lot of things just so you can earn more money. Why is it so difficult to earn money? Incoming search terms:chinkee tan ofw (1) Read More »

Our love-hate relationship with elections

I am always amazed at the love-hate relationship Filipinos have with electoral politics. On one hand, we complain about how elections do not change the conditions of our country, or how cheating and violence characterize the process. On the other hand, we love speculating about the elections. We say we do not believe in surveys but we love seeing the rankings of candidates. Do you notice... 

Cebu baby snatcher arrested

CEBU CITY – Due to her love for her live-in partner and her desire to have a baby, a 26-year-old university graduate allegedly stole a two-day old baby inside a government hospital in Cebu City and took home the child as her own. Operatives of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group in Central Visayas (CIDG 7), however, tracked down and arrested the suspect, Melissa Londres, 26,... 

Wish ko lang sa 2016

What do the average Filipinos wish for in 2016? A random survey of my Facebook friends two days before the New Year showed the following wishes and preferences:  Read More »

CBCP discourages ‘personal vows’ in wedding rites

By RAYMUND F. ANTONIO It may have been a practice for couple to exchange personal vows during the liturgy when they tie the knot. The scenes are filled with tears, laughter, and more importantly, it also provides a glimpse of the couple’s palpable love for each other. Incoming search terms:cbcp wedding vow (1)no more wedding vows philippines (1)personal vows cbcp (1)wedding rites in... 

New beginning

Dear Manay Gina, I had a three–year live-in relationship with my college sweetheart. But it ended a few weeks ago. It was so sudden, I was caught off-guard. I knew that we had issues but we were working on them. He reasoned that we both needed space and time. I was devastated. He said he still cares for me but he’s no longer in-love with me. What is that? And is it true that by the... 

Better to give than to receive

In boxing, the motto is most likely “It is better to give rather than to receive.” No boxer would want to receive a knockout punch from any of his opponent. They would rather be the one to deliver the MANNY PACQUIAO knockout punch.  Read More »

Obama meets terror victims’ families

SAN BERNARDINO, California (Reuters) – President Barack Obama met with the families of most of the San Bernardino shooting victims on Friday for nearly three hours, and said he was moved by their emphasis on tolerance following the Dec 2 attacks.  Read More »

Miss World pageant set

The 2015 Miss World beauty pageant will be held tonight at the Crown of Beauty Theater in Sanya, China under a new format that totally eliminates the iconic bikini category after 65 years. 2013 Miss World Megan Lynne Young of the Philippines and Tim Vincent will host the three-hour grand show the second time around. Incoming search terms:miss world 2015 gma (2)miss world 2015 gma news... 

Repeat the ‘drill’

Dear Manay Gina, I have been married for 23 years already. I can say that I and my wife have been happy for the most part of our marriage. However, I discovered that she has been having an internet affair with an old acquaintance for quite a time. I found this out by doing a search of her private messages on Facebook that she forgot to delete. In one exchange, they decided that this should...