Ka-POW!

Please vote for Pow Chavez to be the first Philippine Idol. My three-year-old nephew Miguel would be really disappointed if she gets voted off in the next eliminations. She’s got a really beautiful voice and Mr. C even predicted she’d be the first Philippine Idol. Just type POW and send to 2339. But do this […]

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Japanese Cinderella

This sembreak, I’ve been reading Arthur Golden’s Memoirs of a Geisha. The writing is very simple, sometimes resembling a fairy tale. Sayuri is the Japanese Cinderella, Hatsumomo is like her evil stepsister and Mameha her fairy godmother. Other characters include the Chairman, Sayuri’s love interest and Nobu, a former soldier who might benefit from a […]

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Para kay Danifel

Danifel M. Campilan 1980-2006 Just a few days ago, I was pestering Dan with my phone calls, getting his summaries and asking if he could report for Balitanghali. He was his usual self, taking several missed calls before answering his phone. Ma’am Tex even texted him, saying, “Bagay sa’yo ang ringback tune mo na Walang […]

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Underdog TV

Have you been watching Bakekang? For those who aren’t into primetime teledramas, Bakekang is a komiks character who’s gifted with an unbelievably big nose, you’d want to introduce her to a rhinoplasty expert. It’s so popular now that even my busy boss has been watching it and admits to getting teary-eyed with the melodrama. Bakekang […]

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