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Martial Law in the Philippines

Last updated on: 30th May, 2017, 5:54 PM   Because a few of you have asked about it, here’s my take on martial law on Mindanao. Martial Law Declared On May 23, Philippines President Duterte put the Philippine island that I live on under martial law. The declaration of martial law was in response to […]

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Shipping To The Philippines: Packages From Home

Last updated on: 26th April, 2016, 2:56 PM Moving to a foreign country like the Philippines provides you with a rush of new experiences. The food, the drinks, even the personal products likes soaps and toiletries present new choices every day. After the rush wears off a little, you might find yourself longing for some of the things […]

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This is my life

Last updated on: 6th December, 2014, 8:45 PM  Got a call from an old friend We used to be real close Said he couldn’t go on the American way Closed the shop, sold the house Bought a ticket to the West Coast Now he gives them a stand-up routine in L.A.   Those of you […]

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What’s your angle?

Last updated on: 7th May, 2014, 5:47 PMWhat’s your angle? It seems everyone has one. Especially if you’re talking about looking for the advice of an expatriot about living in the Philippines. Things can quickly escalate until you feel like you’re looking at the the building in the photo at left and you’re “all angled […]

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