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Apparently not content with his new-found expat life in Spain, Filipino “influencer” and self-styled “activist” Carlos Celdran continues to keep tabs on Philippine politics. However he continues to go about it the wrong way this time getting into trouble once again after inviting his followers to effect violence upon no less than Facebook CEO Mark…

Read More Damaso activist @CarlosCeldran banned from Facebook after inviting people to “shoot” Mark Zuckerberg!
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Singer and Apo Hiking Society alumnus Jim Paredes confirmed that he is the man in that video. In a statement posted on his personal blog today, Paredes admitted that “[the] video was real. It was private, and not meant for public consumption. I do not know how it became public.” Paredes further writes… I have…

Read More Jim Paredes owns up to the video that went viral
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The Net is abuzz with reports that a Jim Paredes sex video had been released online. Some Netizens have reached out directly to Paredes to seek clarification on the matter. To this one, he merely responded “Fake”. One of the first mainstream news outlets that have picked up the story so far is PEP.ph in…

Read More Jim Paredes “sex video”: real or fake??
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According to this Inquirer report, “Bayan Muna on Saturday called on the government to protest the increasing presence of Chinese vessels circling the Pag-asa Island (Thitu Island), which it said may lead to heightened Chinese aggression.” Now ain’t that rich? On one hand, commies would routinely demonise the Philippine government and Filipino soldiers as their…

Read More The curious case of COMMUNISTS calling for “gov’t action vs Chinese presence” in the Spratlys
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“Influencer” is so last year’s hipster lingo and “curated” is so ten years ago old school. Yet social media “content creator” Lance de Ocampo seemingly manages to make a living bandying around those terms. De Ocampo is seemingly one such Internet parasite of late slighted by statements from business owners who’ve had enough of such…

Read More Instagrammer @LanceDeOcampo #cancelledt after dipping into Siargao “influencer” row!

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Invited to speak at the Ministerial Segment of the UNODC’s Commission on Narcotic Drugs, Opposition candidate Chel Diokno expressed his goal of subjecting the Philippines to more international pressure… We do hope that the international community will continue to put pressure on the Philippine government to adhere to its commitments under international human rights instruments.…

Read More SHOCKING! Opposition candidate Chel Diokno invites “more international pressure” to be applied to the Philippines!
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Perhaps finally recognising her utter lack of any wit to apply to the art of social media warfare, the Philippines’ “vice president” has decided to take the easy self-entitled route and suggest that it be censored instead. In a statement given to the media the other day, Leni Robredo reportedly called for legislation to be…

Read More Leni Robredo calls for control and regulation of social media!
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Jover Laurio can’t seem to issue a valid counterargument if her life depended on it. She seems to take pride in being able to type the word “kangaroo” in her tweets as evident in this recent one… Taking that logic and running with it, here would be the equivalent response to that. “Back to regular…

Read More According to her own logic, Jover Laurio (a.k.a. @PinoyAkoBlog) is a female carabao!
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The International Criminal Court (ICC) is, well, a criminal court as its name implies. As such, by presuming to be an authority on what is “just” in the Philippines, it is, in effect, competing with Philippine courts for authority. But, see, there is nothing in the Philippine Constitution that allows any entity beyond a Philippine…

Read More The International Criminal Court should butt out of the Philippines’ internal affairs
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Rappler CEO Maria Ressa is on a rampage following Bobi Tiglao’s explosive series of exposés on her dishonesty and hypocrisy. Tiglao points out that Ressa is an American, bashing the Philippines and that as part of her commitment to American citizenship, she is sworn to “absolutely and entirely renounce and abjure all allegiance and fidelity…

Read More Maria Ressa TOO SCARED to file libel charges against Bobi Tiglao!