Leni Robredo’s Taal volcano #LugawLeni PR stunts make her look like garden-variety Instagram “influencers”

Back in the day, there was an “activist” campaign billed “EpalWatch”. Under this banner, politicians who make public works about themselves get called out. One wonders nowadays where the Old Guard of EpalWatch are seeing that, in recent days, “vice president” Leni Robredo has been making her office’s so-called “relief” effort all about herself. One […]

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Leni Robredo should consider firing her PR team after tone-deaf Taal volcano photos go viral

There’s really no need for Leni Robredo, supposedly no less than the Philippines’ presumptive “vice president”, to be making a photo opportunity out of every so-called “service” she delivers to Filipinos. In this latest instance, she uses relief goods meant for evacuees fleeing the aftermath of this week’s Taal volcano eruption to score PR points […]

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Atty Ferdie Topacio (@YesYesYo13) puts up 100k pesos in prize money for anyone who could show Magnitsky BANNED list!

Yellowtards have recently been cheering the signing of a law in the United States that contains a provision that bans Philippine government officials involved in the “persecution” of jailed Philippine Senator Leila De Lima. Already, they are asserting that a list of the banned already exists. This has made esteemed lawyer Ferdinand Topacio so curious […]

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Rappler “curates” tweets to incite hatred for Senator Imee Marcos

Rappler has long been known for its sloppy and lazy journalism. They are the most consistent practitioners of “social media curation” as a means to harvest free content to populate their dishonest articles with. The most recent set of “curated tweets” published by Rappler is their report “‘Nakiki-angkas lang’: Imee Marcos’ presence at Angkas rally […]

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The real reason Sass Rogando Sasot quit political blogging

Take it from us at GRP who have persisted in our mission to deliver top-notch insights on the Philippines and a variety of topics. The formula to longevity in the blogosphere is quite simple. The exit from this space of top pro-Duterte blogger and social media personality Sass Rogando Sasot is a case study on […]

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Revelations that Jover Laurio suffered a stroke raises questions: WHO is writing for @PinoyAkoBlog?

In a Facebook post, social media personality Krizette Laureta Chu reveals that the face of iconic Opposition channel Pinoy Ako Blog, Jover Laurio, had suffered a stroke “in late October” that seemingly left her right arm significantly weakened. According to Chu, Laurio is currently undergoing rehabilitation to strengthen the arm. Chu then raises some interesting […]

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Data criminally MISUSED by Rappler “report” on social media activity surrounding #2019SEAGames

Another one of those whiney research “reports” about “troll armies” and government-backed “conspiracies” that supposedly “undermine mainstream media” was published today by “social news network” Rappler. A certain Don Kevin Hapal who authored the report “Government offensive: Info operations attack media to manage SEA Games PR crisis” cites some names of social media personalities that […]

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Maria Ressa has NOT responded to allegations that she LIED about her war reporting experience

It’s been several weeks since Manila Times columnist Bobi Tiglao wrote about the lies Rappler CEO Maria Ressa told about her so-called experience as a “war correspondent”. In his 13th November 2019 piece “Ressa was never a war correspondent; she just watched CNN’s video tapes”, Tiglao points out… For somebody who pontificates in detail how […]

Philippine media in a CRISIS after suffering a massive loss of TRUST due to misreporting of the #2019SEAGames

Media editors are scrambling to control the damage to their reputations in the aftermath of a spike in the number of flawed reporting on the conduct of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games. No less than communist front media organisation, the National UNION of Journalists of the Philippines issued a statement to defend its embattled members. […]

Spread of DISINFORMATION during #SEAGames2019 final NAIL on the coffin of mainstream media

Outrage continues to grow over the astounding breach of public trust over the hand the Philippines’ mainstream media played in the spread of disinformation surrounding the 2019 Southeast Asian Games. Renowned Rappler “reporter” Rambo Talabong, for example, continues to stand by his tweet where he asserts kikiam (a kind of pork-filled sausage of some sort) […]

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