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Finally, Supreme Court is legally & morally upright By Al S. Mendoza    BONGBONG Marcos is in the news again. Good for him? In a sense, yes.  For his political career. All news is good.  Why, because the subject of the news gets free publicity. It may be bad news, but still,…

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Sen. Go needed in Pacquiao’s off-the-ring fight By Al S. Mendoza   IT was unfair that the World Boxing Association (WBA) removed Manny Pacquiao as its world super welterweight champion. That was more than a knockout blow. It was immoral.  It was unfair.  It was against the grain of sports itself. The…

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Nobody’s indispensable, not even Magalong By Al S. Mendoza     WE are, indeed, a rare breed. We do things in a different way—almost, if not, all of the time. Nobody in the world can explain this yet another Filipino phenomenon. Take the case of Mayor Benjie Magalong of Baguio…

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Fiba Asia basketball yields to COVID-19 By Al S. Mendoza   THE virus strikes again. Downing so many sporting events already the last 11 months or so, the COVID-19 pandemic has claimed the Fiba Asia Cup as its latest victim. Supposed to be held Feb. 18-22 in Clark Pampanga, the…

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My doctor’s perfect advice versus COVID-19 By Al S. Mendoza   MAN is the hardest to understand. Even God acknowledges this. Did He not call Adam to explain why Eve ate the forbidden fruit? Well, there’s a more profound justification for the summons. God that He already is, He still…

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People have the right to be choosy By Al S. Medoza   VACCINE or virus? Trust or tomorrow? Efficacy or emergency? Those are three questions that come to mind amid debates on vaccine issues. The government wants a Chinese vaccine but others prefer another. The solution? Skip the government’s offer…

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The seeming unending saga of Trump By Al S. Mendoza   THE Trump truck of tricks keeps on rolling.  It’s getting even worse. Only last Wednesday, January 6, Trump’s trumpeters stormed the Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., America’s capital. You know what Capitol Hill represents? It houses both America’s Senate and…

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Be happy when none is received in return By Al S. Mendoza   NEW Year.  New life.  New approach. There is always a New Year but there will never be a New God. Our God is forever. Now to simply forget the just-ended year could send us repeating the same mistakes again….

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Choose to be healthy, happy and good in 2021 By Al S. Mendoza   LIFE is choices. That’s an adage as old as gambling. Gambling is that old? Of course. Didn’t Eve gamble in the Garden of Eden? As the book said, Eve was seduced by the snake up an…

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A David in Gatchalian giving Goliath hell By Al S. Mendoza    PUBLIC service is a public trust. That’s the backbone of democracy. That’s looking at someone entrusted with power from the people. That’s a saying as old as lightning and thunder. But is that being followed to the letter…

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