Waiting in vein
by Joseph Gonzales - January 17, 2021 - 12:00am
In a park the size of a city block, a gaggle of maids gather around every morning.
Guilty, but not of rape
by Joseph Gonzales - January 10, 2021 - 12:00am
If there’s anything to be learned from seeing 11 men, combined with a single woman found dead in a hotel room, it’s that we all have our prejudices and biases, and we must all carefully look at ourselves...
Vax pax
by Joseph Gonzales - December 13, 2020 - 12:00am
To vax or not. That seems to be the burning question among us Pinoys while chit-chatting over our coffees or to our laptops and tablets.
Shield spat
by Joseph Gonzales - December 6, 2020 - 12:00am
My pet peeve at the moment: face shields.
Christmas confusion
by Joseph Gonzales - November 29, 2020 - 12:00am
Confusion in the midst of confusing times. What a recipe for disaster.
Aping America
by Joseph Gonzales - November 8, 2020 - 12:00am
Who knew it was going to take this long to get the orange joke out of the White House.
Brazilian whacks
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - November 1, 2020 - 12:00am
The irony. The very woman given the mission to protect Filipino workers marooned abroad is the same person who abuses her domestic helper there.
Donald damage
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - October 25, 2020 - 12:00am
A BBC survey has tried to measure the impact of Trump on the rest of the world. The headline even goes “How Trump has changed the world”.
Review revenge
by Joseph Gonzales - October 11, 2020 - 12:00am
Wesley Barnes is a white man working in Asia. He also got into trouble there.
Banking on anonymity
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - September 20, 2020 - 12:00am
Banksy, the street artist whose identity has remained successfully secret, has gained notoriety in not just the art world, but also the legal community.
Painting me pinx
by Joseph Gonzales - September 13, 2020 - 12:00am
The gall. A gaggle of American-born or -bred Filipinos who arrive at a collective (mis)understanding of the label that is “Filipino”, decree it to be misogynistic or patriarchal or both, and then in response,...
Shimmying to COVID
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - September 6, 2020 - 12:00am
This pandemic has forced many businesses to figure out how to continue.
Travel bubbler
by Joseph Gonzales - August 30, 2020 - 12:00am
Thailand, a nation dependent on tourism for a good portion of its economy, isn’t sitting pretty while the pandemic wreaks havoc on its revenues.
Ghost month
by Joseph Gonzales - August 23, 2020 - 12:00am
Superstitious folk bewail Au-ghost: It is not the time to sign contracts, buy homes, or make investments.
Barkada blues
by Joseph Gonzales - August 16, 2020 - 12:00am
By this time, most everybody who have heard about it will have already formed their own opinion.
Censor sensor
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - August 9, 2020 - 12:00am
Nowadays, we check out a slew of other things when encountering strangers.
Coping strategy
by Joseph Gonzales - August 2, 2020 - 12:00am
Books have always provided a means of escape, and more so nowadays.
Yobo Yoho
by Joseph Gonzales - July 26, 2020 - 12:00am
Did you catch that spectacular takedown by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of a fellow US Congressman Ted Yoho?
Art caveat
by Joseph Gonzales - July 19, 2020 - 12:00am
Shock waves in the art world.
Lab letter
by Joseph T. Gonzales - July 12, 2020 - 12:00am
I just wanted to give you some tips.
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