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“People power” is nothing more than mob rule. It is an expression of the will of a crowd. But unlike a real election that is governed by rules, there is no way of determining at a reliable level of precision whether the outcome of a “people power” circus actually reflects the general will of an…

Read More Is “people power” democracy? No it isn’t!

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Inflation is an economic phenomenon that is an outcome of cause-and-effect. And, unfortunately, it contributes to the expense line of the poverty equation — higher prices result in weaker purchasing power. What this means for the average consumer is that she will simply need to find ways to make more money to make ends meet.…

Read More You need to understand economics to discuss “inflation” intelligently

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It is quite unbelievable that the Yellowtards are calling for yet another “people power” circus. It is even more bizarre that they’d call it to support the plight of embattled “senator” Antonio Trillanes who remains holed up in the Senate building. Gone are the days when the term “people power” evoked romantic images of people…

Read More Filipinos don’t need ANOTHER “people power revolution”!

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Here we go. It was only a matter of time before embattled “senator” Antonio Trillanes started using Catholic idols and icons and surrounding himself with nuns to bolster his cause. It is the traditionally pathetic way Filipino politicians appeal to the Philippines’ religious masses. These are the sorts of stunts that keep the Philippines’ poltical…

Read More Trillanes uses the Sto Nino to prove he is one of the “good guys”! 😮

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A 2011 photo of “senator” Antonio Trillanes was posted by Yellowtard blogger Jover Laurio on Twitter where she trumpeted it as “evidence” that the serial mutineer had, indeed, filed an application for amnesty. As can be clearly seen on the above image, what seems to be the application form is not even signed. For that…

Read More Much-touted “evidence” of Trillanes application for amnesty exhibited by @PinoyAkoBlog a dud!