Archive for the ‘Editorial’ Category

WILL SENATORS VOTE AS POLITICAL ANIMALS?

WILL SENATORS VOTE AS POLITICAL ANIMALS? Senators may try with  all their might to be impartial before the eyes of the people- but subconsciously they will act with political undertones.Whether they like it or not. What are some of the analysis in this respect? Remember it takes 8 senators voting negatively...

CORONA CASE : ROUND ONE

Stripped of its legal bullshit, who won Round One of the Corona Impeachment Case covering Article No. 2: failure of the the Chief Justice to submit his SALN (Statement of Assets and Liabilities) for many years? Let us go back to basics. An impeachment case...

WILL ‘MUSLIM MINDANAO’ RISE FROM GRAVE?

WILL ‘MUSLIM MINDANAO’ RISE FROM GRAVE? It is sad but true that the ARMM or the (Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao) is perceived to be a land “ruled by men ,not by laws”. The ARMM is made up of Maguindanao,  Shariff Kabunsalan, Lanao del Sur, Tawi tawi and Basilan. Even from...

BOHOL’S GAS PRICE PROBLEM

BOHOL’S GAS PRICE PROBLEM The P2-P5 discrepancy in gas prices in Bohol compared to other provinces will be likened to a mere migraine compared to a potential cancer problem if the Iran oil problem explodes. The West had largely suspected that Iran-amid its domestic economic and political woes- is...

CAVEAT EMPTOR- BUYER BEWARE

The disturbing news that many Boholano investors may have  again lost millions –if not their shirts- in the con game of yet another lending investor in the city- should remind folks once again that “suckers are born” every minute per Barnum. And one should strive...

THE INDUSTRIES TO WATCH IN 2013

THE INDUSTRIES TO WATCH IN 2013 This may not happen in most of our lifetime but it is happily noted with undisguised glee. Recent business forecasts said by 2050-about 40 years from now- the Philippines will be the 16th biggest economy in the world! This is also a fulfillment of the...

CORONA : THE DUKE OF DECEPTION?

CORONA : THE DUKE OF DECEPTION? The Bohol Bar Association is also right in asking Chief Justice Renato Corona to resign to spare us the “anguish and expense” of an impeachment process. Besides, it argues, Corona “ab initio” is an illegal GMA “midnight appointee”  – violative of  Article VII Section 15...