Friday, April 27, 2018
ABOVE THE BELT | ALEX P. VIDAL

Richard goes to social media for Janette

A real man loves his wife, and places his family as the most important thing in life. Nothing has brought me more peace and...
ABOVE THE BELT | ALEX P. VIDAL

Emily Lopez, first victim of gossip, fake news

“There is a fundamental difference between men and women - women need romance, men need intrigue.”--Sherry Argov NEW YORK CITY -- The decision of former...
Behind the beautiful beach front of Boracay, there are lots of ongoing constructions within the island. Photo by Clark Villaruel Antiquiera

Shaping Up

The eminent closure of Boracay Island has a gargantuan implications especially in the economy and the lives of the people living around the Western...
Boracay Island. Photo by Clark Villaruel Antiquiera

Easy money in tourism

Now that Boracay is days away from temporary closure, every local government unit (LGU) around Western Visayas is cramming to get a pie of...

Iloilo always survives

“We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.”--Dalai Lama NEW YORK CITY -- In every economic and political upheaval...
ABOVE THE BELT | ALEX P. VIDAL

Iloilo TV host cancels $2,000 Bitcoin investment

“I get a ton of scam emails. But instead of deleting them, I decided to hit reply.”-- James Veitch NEW YORK CITY -- Last Monday,...
The President declared that a casino is not needed in the Boracay island.

He was only joking

The announcement of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte that he will not approve the construction and operation of a casino on Boracay Island is a...
INTERCOURSE | Rhoderick Maquirang Tecson

Reforming the LEEO: A restroom perspective

Last April 4, 2018, the head of the Iloilo City Local Economic Enterprise Office (LEEO), Aye Castańeda, proudly posted on his Facebook account the...
ABOVE THE BELT | ALEX P. VIDAL

Boracay isn’t a Marawi

“I think toilets are more important than temples. No matter how many temples we go to, we are not going to get salvation. We...
ABOVE THE BELT | ALEX P. VIDAL

Never-ending ‘cleansing’ appeal

“The police are not here to create disorder, they're here to preserve disorder.” --Richard J. Daley NEW YORK CITY -- When will the final cleansing...