TO THE QUICK
Boomerang
by Jerry S. Tundag - January 24, 2020 - 12:00am
Rappler has posted a photo of Leni Robredo distributing "lugaw" and "pan de sal" to Taal eruption victims in Batangas.
Had I been Bongbong
by Jerry S. Tundag - January 22, 2020 - 12:00am
Right after Bongbong Marcos announced his intention to run for a national position in 2020, Leni Robredo quickly retorted, or was swiftly prompted to by her retinue of thinkers, that the son of the late dictator...
Just being polite
by Jerry Tundag - January 20, 2020 - 12:00am
Among the news in The Philippine STAR last Friday was a report on a Social Weather Stations survey that gave Vice President Leni Rebredo a net satisfaction rating of +18 for her 18-day stint as co-chairperson of...
Great tragedy
by Jerry S. Tundag - January 17, 2020 - 12:00am
Tragedies are always painful, the pain almost always due to their unexpectedness. Almost always, tragedies strike when everything is just about normal and perfect.
Visayanian reunion
by Jerry S. Tundag - January 15, 2020 - 12:00am
Lawyer Eddie Barrita, the perpetual president and one and only officer of the Visayanian Staffers Association, is calling on all past and present staff members of the school publication of the University of the Visayas...
The United States Senate
by Jerry S. Tundag - January 13, 2020 - 12:00am
The United States Senate is the senate of the country that dispossessed Native Americans and restricted them to Indian reservations.
Colossal blunder
by Jerry S. Tundag - January 10, 2020 - 12:00am
President Rodrigo Duterte describes Vice President Leni Robredo as a colossal blunder.
Markey's desperate gambit
by Jerry S. Tundag - January 8, 2020 - 12:00am
There is only one plausible reason why Edward John Markey, the junior United States senator from Massachusetts, is taking on Rodrigo Duterte, the president of the Philippines half a world away.
Watching with keen interest
by Jerry S. Tundag - January 6, 2020 - 12:00am
Good friend lawyer Elias Espinoza forwarded me a news story of the escalating row between Indonesia and China over the latter country's brazen fishing intrusions into the former's exclusive economic zone waters...
That papal hand-slapping incident
by Jerry S. Tundag - January 3, 2020 - 12:00am
Pope Francis has publicly apologized for "losing his patience" and "setting a bad example" following an incident on New Year's Eve in which he slapped the hand of a woman who pulled him toward her as he made his...
Poor Mr. Leahy
by Jerry S. Tundag - January 1, 2020 - 12:00am
Patrick Leahy, one of two United States senators publicly demanding the release of Philippine senator Leila de Lima from what they say is wrongful detention, claiming she is a victim of political persecution, is...
Damages should ensue from adverse K to 12 review results
by Jerry Tundag - December 30, 2019 - 12:00am
The ongoing review of the K to 12 Program, which added kindergarten and two more years of high school to the basic education curriculum beginning in school year 2016-2017, should go beyond determining what may be...
Tit for tat
by Jerry S. Tundag - December 27, 2019 - 12:00am
The United States has banned entry into that country of certain Philippine officials it believes were responsible for what it alleges is the wrongful detention of Leila de Lima, a senator facing drug-related charges....
On to 2020 with more US hypocrisy
by Jerry S. Tundag - December 23, 2019 - 12:00am
Days before the year turns to 2020, poor losers from the Democratic Party in the US House of Representatives who cannot get over the Donald Trump victory in 2016 and who shudder to think he just might win again in...
Belen
by Jerry S. Tundag - December 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Pope Francis must have noticed the creeping disappearance of the nativity scene, or what Filipinos call simply as belen, from Christmas preparations worldwide, whether in homes, commercial and institutional establishments,...
Smugglers
by Jerry S. Tundag - December 18, 2019 - 12:00am
It was indeed very touching and beautiful, as Rev. Fr. Randy Raagas of St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Jugaban, Carigara, Leyte described it, for Pope Francis to become the very first pope ever to celebrate "Simbang...
Exploitation of Filipino nurses in their own country
by Jerry S. Tundag - December 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Legislators, whether senators or congressmen, are like supermen.
SEAG over, let the squabbles begin
by Jerry Tundag - December 13, 2019 - 12:00am
The Southeast Asian Games are over. The Philippines, as expected, is the overall champion for only the second time in the history of this regional sporting competition.
Who cares for nurses?
by Jerry S. Tundag - December 11, 2019 - 12:00am
Nurses care for people. But not just normal healthy people who go about their daily lives with unobtrusive regularity.
Blame game
by Jerry S. Tundag - December 9, 2019 - 12:00am
After staying mum for some time, the Department of Education finally commented on the embarrassing truth that a 2018 Program for International Student Assessment revealed to the whole world only recently.
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