SPECIAL REPORT ON GAMBLING: Fisherfolks to join force with Church vs. gambling

Militant fisherfolks under Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya sa Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) is willing to join force with the Roman Catholic Church in the crusade against “Las Vegasnization” of the Philippines.

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Charice talent fee’s US$100,000?

International singing sensation, Charice is said to be receiving a whopping US$100,000 (€79,537.55/P4,627,000.05 based on the prevailing exchange rate, last July 12, 2010, of €1.00:US$1.257/P46.27:$1.00) as talent fees per show, reports Paul Hansen Roquia in his entertainment blog, Eklavumer! (Aliwan Avenue) today.

Let’s go cheesy, though it’s not Valentine’s Day: Heart’s “All I Wanna Do (Is Make Love to You)”

I love music. I used to play octavina, that guitar-like instrument with 14 strings and had become a part of a rondalla. I was grade 3 then and studying in a public elementary school in Malabon, the city of fish, pancit, and floods. That was, uh, 11 years ago. I gave up rondalla and never […]