Showing posts from June, 2012

Silver Toyota Corolla with license plate ZPZ-206 abusing disabled parking slots in the Philippines

This driver probably thinks he/she was pretty clever...

Silver Toyota Corolla license plate ZPZ-206, Philippines.

Philippines developing its own submarine fleet!


11 rules you will not learn in any classroom - by Bill Gates


Foot in Mouth Disease - the Pinoy politician's epidemic

Filipinos beware: there is an epidemic spreading among the politicians in our midst.  It is called Foot in Mouth Disease, or FMD.  What are the signs that a politician is afflicted with it?  They say things that sound hypocritical, nonsensical, or just downright idiotic.  They do not keep their promises.  They unknowingly lead themselves into a "slip of the tongue" moment.

I don't know if President Noynoy Aquino is the primary carrier of this epidemic but apparently he has a hard time keeping his mouth shut and has kept making gaffe after gaffe.  Sergio OsmeƱa III also showed signs of FMD by implying that some promises need not be kept.

During the whole impeachment trial lead prosecutor Niel Tupas was inflicted with this condition.  His team had to be helped by the senator-judges who allied themselves with PNoy.  Special mention goes to Franklin Drilon, who was not hesitant about his bias against the defendant Renato Corona, who refused to be inhibited from the trial, a…