Sports Eye

by Jesus Garcia

May 27, 2024 in Punchline

PNP and privacy of arrested suspects

By Ermin Garcia Jr.   IN our editorial this week, we called attention to the misguided policy of the PNP that it is its responsibility to protect the privacy of arrested suspects caught in the act of committing a crime. PNP said the names of arrested suspects should not be…
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May 20, 2024 in Punchline

Future dilemma of government, jeepney coops

By Ermin Garcia Jr   THE government’s modernization plan for the jeepneys will likely fail if some major policies are not changed soon. This will be realized in 3-5 years when most, if not all, of the cooperatives will be unable to continue paying their monthly amortizations for their members’…
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May 13, 2024 in Punchline

Documented notoriety

By Ermin Garcia Jr.     ONE cannot but to hand it to the 7 epaLiFes. They consistently, wittingly or unwittingly, manifest their ignorance about parliamentary rules and laws practically every week without fail! The most recent was their decision to cut the 2024 supplementary budget by 73%. They want…
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May 7, 2024 in Punchline

Make our Heat Index frontliners smile

By Ermin Garcia Jr.   THE news about three jeepney drivers losing to heatstroke should remind everyone that the dangerous level of heat index is true and deadly, and should not be taken lightly. We cannot ignore warnings of heat stroke. Truth is, two weeks ago I could not understand…
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April 28, 2024 in Punchline

Plunder vs. rejecting MC Hospital

By Ermin Garcia Jr.   AS expected, the 7 epaLifes at the Dagupan Sanggunian continued to withhold its endorsement of the Mother and Child Hospital project of the DOH for the most ludicrous, ‘non-issue’ reason. It is complete hypocrisy on their part to say that they support the hospital project…
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