Asides: When anniversary is not an anniversary

For a very important or significant event, no one can be blamed for being overwhelmed with emotions to the extent that one wishes such event is observed every month if not everyday. Such was the case perhaps when many years ago a Sydney reporter for a major daily wrote (30 days after that disastrous Bali […]

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What’s in a name? Or, why a PH law on middle names a big deal to Filipino Italians

Still pending for study by the Committee on Population and Family Relations is House Bill No. 5419, written and filed by Representative Antonio F. Lagdameo of the 2nd District, Davao Del Norte recently. When passed into law, the bill requires the mandatory use of middle names in all Philippine documents. Our special interest in this […]

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Why using an identity like a business name in your Facebook profile not a good idea

If you are using your Facebook personal account to promote something is not uncommon. We have seen a number of timelines in FB personal accounts where a business, a group, or a product is promoted. Even a simple photo of food served in a particular restaurant is promotion, knowingly or unknowingly. Thumbnails of homepages of […]

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