[29 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]
Sin Tax Law

The Philippines’ Senate and Congress on the third and final reading the controversial “Sin Tax Law” is believed to be almost done. This law is believed to bring more positive things in the country as a whole. The government can generate more revenues for the government through tax. To minimize consumption of cigarettes among people who smoke because of the possible increase of prices, we anticipate a decrease of lung cancer cases and other related diseases caused by smoking. We can also attract more investments from imported cigars like perdomo …

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[20 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

A young female volunteer died after the Pope mass in Tacloban. Although it was an accident, we hope there will be a thorough investigation as to who will be responsible for the said accident. Strong wind, even with the speaker or even instrument stands by manhasset was used. The question is, can it stand the strong wind brought about by the typhoon? Yesterday 11 construction workers died after the collapse of the building. These are construction’s preliminary investigation saying that the materials used were sub-standard and they are putting all …

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[20 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

My friends from abroad once told us, that the best time to go shopping is the time when the holidays and special events have already passed. As we all know the prices of some items are really high especially if you are in Europe. They told us that they usually buy winter jacket during the summer, dog halloween costumes in December, and school supplies in the middle of the school year. But for me, the best time to buy something is when you badly need it. I do not buy …

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[8 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

With the latest typhoon reported to hit the Visayas region, I have been worried because the upcoming vacation I plan to spend is going to be in this region. How can we have a total rest if power lines will be damaged and if there will be total black out in the province? How can we lie down and listen to some provincial FM and radio stations which we  have missed so much?
 I remember that it took more than a month before the electricity went back during the last typhoon …

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[26 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

I am sure one of us has something in mind if asked on what we like as a gift. With those things in our minds especially today, when almost all things to buy, you will have found it  online. This is unlike before, when we were so bound by the limited information we have.
 Canon 24-105 lens for my DSLR first came to my mind especially  when I am doing some jobs as contributing photographer for a magazine. As what many said, it is pro photographer or at least a semi pro …

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[21 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

There is something about the sound of a violin that makes me relax every time I hear someone playing it. I sometimes wonder how this instrument can produce relaxing music that it can take away a stressful feeling from someone’s day. The sight of a violinist with his head leaning on the violin chin rest will make you feel that he really feels the music he is playing. It can bring deep peace and relaxation. But I wonder if those who are playing are getting fewer in number by now? …