Category Archives: culture and politics

‘The Kindness of Strangers’

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Mag-iisang taon na nang huli akong nag-post sa Pilipino. Bihira ako magsulat sa Tagalog, kaya parating na ang nosebleed lol. Samantala, may ibabahagi akong sitwasyon na naganap kahapon. Pumunta ako sa silid aralan upang kunin yung pina-hold kong libro. Ikatlong … Continue reading

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State of Origin

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  I wouldn’t call myself a big league fan. I don’t usually watch fixtures on telly, let alone go to the games. Two years ago, I hopped to ANZ stadium to witness State of Origin in person. The rugby league … Continue reading

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World Cup stories

The action starts at 10pm on TV. There is live streaming of course, and a whole lot of drama straight from host, Russia. Since blasting off a week ago, the 2018 FIFA World Cup has been the hottest ticket in … Continue reading

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Ang ‘Finals’

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This is not a post of the unfolding NBA Finals (Quick aside: Dubs in 5). There are enough articles, memes, forums, and blogs, not to mention TV analysts, dedicated to that juggernaut. Instead, I want to discuss one of the … Continue reading

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10 things in 10 years

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What did you want in 2008? If this were a bank ad, a cute little kiddo would answer, ‘A bike with pedals!’ When asked about what we really want, we’d all be stumped. No matter how much you maximise the … Continue reading

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‘The 100’

May 2018. This week marks post number one hundred on my site. On this month five years past, I started blogging. Once I regained my voice in August 2016, I tried my best to stick with a weekly posting schedule. … Continue reading

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Mr Robot reviewed

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Just this Easter long weekend, I ‘discovered’ a gem of a show. Titled Mr. Robot, the series features the tech exploits of systems engineer Elliot (Rami Malek) as he hacks his way into prisons, big corporations, crime bosses, and even … Continue reading

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