Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto’s father Vic Sotto was once accused of raping Pepsi Paloma – #MeToo

Since people insist on making sons accountable for the sins of their fathers, let’s recall an often forgotten incident surrounding the father of Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto. Recall the short life of 1980s starlet Pepsi Paloma whose life took a tragic turn after an unfortunate alleged crossing of paths with comedy stars and noontime […]

Vico Sotto’s fans are ruining his political career

The whole trouble with Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto is that his supporters treat him more like a showbiz celebrity and not much like the professional public servant that he supposedly is. Actually, to describe the people who gush about his every media blitz as “supporters” is erroneous to begin with. What he really has […]

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The show must go on for Kim Chiu even after a near-death experience!

The Philippines’ showbiz fandom is abuzz over yesterday’s ambush of ABS-CBN mega-star Kim Chiu. Fortunately no one was hurt and it was business as usual for Chiu and her staff for the rest of the day. Some debate around the circumstances surrounding the incident, however, raised some interesting things about the latest Kapamilya drama. The […]

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Senate “inquiry” headed by Grace Poe gave ABS-CBN a platform for emotional blackmail

It was like letting lose a cat in a cage full of mice. No less than Senator Bong Go was moved by the Atenista English and grace of ABS-CBN President and CEO Carlo Katigbak to “appeal to President Rodrigo Duterte” to renew the network’s franchise “for the sake of its 11,000 workers”. ABS-CBN, after all, […]

Grace Poe is not fit to head the Senate inquiry on ABS-CBN because she is in bed with them!

The mother of all conflicts-of-interest undermines the impending Senate inquiry on the renewal of the ABS-CBN franchide. Senator Grace Poe who will head the inquiry claims it is all “in aid of legislation”. It seems, however, that it is all in aid of her side hustle. Poe comes from a family of showbiz stars and […]

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Did ABS-CBN ban Piolo Pascual from endorsing Duterte in 2016?

According to a 2016 PEP report, Filipino mega-celebrity Piolo Pascual may have been banned by ABS-CBN from endorsing his preferred candidate for the 2016 presidential elections. Pascual who is a member of the ABS-CBN-branded Kapamilya clique of performers said that he was an avid supporter of then presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte but was not allowed […]

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Manila leg of U2 #TheJoshuaTreeTour2019 made Maria Ressa famous for the wrong reasons

Rappler CEO Maria Ressa finally got her wish to “take back the Internet”. We may never know what was engineered behind the scenes to get her mug splashed on those big screens that backdropped U2 on stage at the Philippine Arena as they sang “Ultraviolet”, but one thing’s for sure, Ressa got what she asked […]

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Yellowtard hijack of #TheJoshuaTreeTourMNL U2 concert will fail to convert VOTERS

As expected, the Yellowtard-led Philippine Opposition managed to hijack substantial eyeball space in the Manila leg of U2’s The Joshua Tree tour. As reported by one of their “thought leaders” Inday Espina Varona who is evidently ecstatic… Bono called out @mariaressa ‘s name before launching into “Ultra-Violet,” as a tribute to women. Among those on […]

Whatever U2’s Bono Vox has to say about Philippine politics does not matter

What’s up with all the brouhaha surrounding what Bono, lead singer of Irish hit band U2, has to say about “human rights”? People don’t come to see him for his politics. They come to see him for his music. So Duterte supporters should chill and not make a big deal about his “human rights” parinigs. […]

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