From ‘unsolicited’ to ‘coveted’
by Cito Beltran - October 30, 2020 - 12:00am
Where achievements are sparse, credit grabbers abound.
Rent to lose
by Cito Beltran - October 28, 2020 - 12:00am
According to my Christian Community sources, a well-known billboard or outdoor advertising company that has been in existence for nearly 82 years and has served both the business and Christian community so well may...
‘You dirty rat’
by Cito Beltran - October 26, 2020 - 12:00am
That famous line “You Dirty Rat” has long been attributed to the war hero and Hollywood legend James Cagney, but it seems that it was not exactly what Cagney said. Instead Cagney actually said, “You...
‘Scared to dying’
by Cito Beltran - October 23, 2020 - 12:00am
The people in charge of communicating the seriousness of COVID-19 have done too much of a good job that people have become so scared of getting COVID-19 to the point of dying.
The week of hope
by Cito Beltran - October 21, 2020 - 12:00am
I’ve dubbed this week as “The Week of Hope” because it is the week when the government has started to officially announce policies that are aimed towards giving Filipinos especially those of us...
Pushback on bully boys
by Cito Beltran - October 19, 2020 - 12:00am
Traditionally, the job of a spokesperson has been to communicate and announce policies and decisions or to give clarifications when needed.
The delay is suspicious
by Cito Beltran - October 16, 2020 - 12:00am
Right from the start when hospitals and laboratories made Covid-19 testing available, I kept pushing for the Department of Health and Secretary Francisco Duque III to implement a price ceiling or price control on...
Beyond attendance; survival!
by Cito Beltran - October 14, 2020 - 12:00am
When confronted by extended periods of trials like COVID-19, physical and financial restrictions, we cannot help but focus on our situation to the exclusion of others.
'Puede na’ — no more
by Cito Beltran - October 12, 2020 - 12:00am
This is a tutorial.
Not just sweethearts
by Cito Beltran - October 9, 2020 - 12:00am
Word from Secretary Karlo Nograles is that the IATF or Inter-Agency Task Force for the Managament of Emerging Infectious Diseases is currently reviewing requests or appeals for IATF to allow foreign fiancées...
Impress me
by Cito Beltran - October 7, 2020 - 12:00am
Many preachers and priests love to tell us that we are all made in the image and likeness of GOD and therefore many of our human attributes, particularly our emotions, are microscopic, sometimes tainted versions...
Pretty won’t feed you
by Cito Beltran - October 5, 2020 - 12:00am
Unless you happen to catch yourself a pretty Sugar Mama like in one country song I get to hear now and then, chances are “pretty won’t feed you” – but with this I refer to ornamental plants...
‘Laming’ the duck
by Cito Beltran - October 2, 2020 - 12:00am
“Better to remain silent and be thought of a fool than to speak and remove all doubt” – Abraham Lincoln / Mark Twain
COVID anting-anting? Not!
by Cito Beltran - September 30, 2020 - 12:00am
Have you noticed that small plastic contraption that President Duterte, Sen. Bong Go and many Cabinet members wear around their necks?
Homes not hovels
by Cito Beltran - September 28, 2020 - 12:00am
Officials from every city or province I have featured on our Cignal-TV program AGENDA have talked about their need, desire, plans or actual construction of RT-PCR laboratories.
The fault of one – the fault of all
by Cito Beltran - September 25, 2020 - 12:00am
According to latest reports, the current problem areas as far as COVID-19 cases are concerned are primarily what I refer to as The Corona Trinity: Manila, Batangas province and Tacloban City.
Spite & false pretense
by Cito Beltran - September 23, 2020 - 12:00am
Not to be accusatory in anyway but recent events have me starting to wonder if we are now living under a system of false pretense and spite.
E-numan: Social drinking
by Cito Beltran - September 21, 2020 - 12:00am
Now tell the truth how many of you had wished to get a break or have more time to take care of personal stuff or spend time at home?
Plant titos & Plant titas
by Cito Beltran - September 18, 2020 - 12:00am
Are you a “Plant Tito” or a “Plant Tita”? In case you have not come across the term or heard about it, the Titos and Titas of Metro Manila and other urban centers have evolved into gardeners...
Beyond deep throat
by Cito Beltran - September 16, 2020 - 12:00am
They say that there is nothing more irritating than a reformed smoker, a former alcoholic or drug addict speaking of the evils of drugs or alcohol incessantly, a “Born Again” believer inviting friends...
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