G Spot

“Utusan” By Virginia J. Pasalo MY first time in a long time to hear this word, “utusan” (one who takes commands, a slave). Perhaps because it has evolved over time, to “katulong” (househelper) to “kasambahay” (house companion). Google translates kasambahay to “inmate”, which misses the context, but encapsulates the existence of most domestic helpers, because […]

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The North Vista

Brigada Eskwela 2017 by @SiRVis   A travel journal that will give you a pleasant view of people, places, food, culture, history and events from a refreshing perspective ____________________________________________________________ ONE of the most beautiful sights when you travel is seeing the spirit of bayanihan which is still very much alive in these modern times. The […]

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Punchline

Mind the earthquake, not tsunami By Ermin Garcia Jr.   DAGUPAN City residents should rest their minds, self assured that the city government has all preparations in place in case a tsunami occurs, and I underscore “in case.” I say this because the tsunami scare in Dagupan has no scientific basis-in-fact at all! No current […]

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