Tag Archives: why vote for

Ex-Emo Ocho Ochoista Chronicles: Noynoy's Winnability and the Purpose of Voting

Ang usapang ito ay nagsimula sa isang FB thread.  Ang mga nag-uusap ay dating mga tibak noong kanilang kabataan. Ngayon ay may kanya kanya na silang buhay at bihira nang mag-usap until Facebook came along. Si Manny ay nasa press, si Alpha ay isang agribiz entrepreneur, si Bravo ay nasa corporate, si Lima ay nasa […]

In the News: A government run by scoundrels (On Target by Ramon Tulfo, Inquirer)

When was the last time the Philippine elections had truly decent candidates as front runners? The Gordon, Teodoro, Perlas trio reminds me of three highly qualified applicants vying for a an important job. Normally, slackers, canards, and the ethically challenged are blacklisted after the routine background check. If the Philippines were a company, it is […]

Noynoy Aquino and the LP: A Broken Compass in a Time of Uncertainty

It used to be that politicians would complain about fraud AFTER the elections. Today, Noynoy Aquino and the newly-minted yellow zombies of ABS-CBN are complaining about election fraud BEFORE the elections have taken place. Of course, there is a need to be vigilant against fraud anytime.  I want a clean and credible election, too.  The […]

Philippine Election Polls: Accurate Surveys or Bad Forecasts – Remember Truman!

Another survey result, another wide lead over whatever. Then there’s this presumptiveness and arrogance that if Noynoy Aquino wins, there automatically is massive cheating. Assuming a smooth, quick, and peaceful election – if the Bradley effect is not enough, there’s also the US 1948 Presidential Elections.

BANDILA Interview with Richard Gordon/ABS-CBN's Media Personality and Filipino Voters Are Called Out, Get Pwned

The quintessential Sen. Richard Gordon is honest, straightforward, is not a panderer, and tells it as it is in his latest interview with Bandila’s Ces Drilon.Issues addressed: The survey issue; The “short-temper” issue and how it transformed Subic and got the Automated Poll Act passed; “Excuse me – I have been a Red Cross volunteer for 42 YEARS; ” Lito Lapid was able to pass one law, Noynoy Aquino was not able to pass one law.; Stating a fact is not “tinitira”; Media dumbing down the electorate. Funding for teacher’s monthly salaries of PhP 40,000($800) a month; The Aquino-Cojuangco dynasties have not shown any results; The “Chairman” issue in Subic.

Are Oligarch-owned Companies Bullying Employees To Vote for Noynoy Aquino?

I read recently that companies owned by oligarchs are having surveys about who their employees are voting for. That’s fine. What’s not right is when companies bully their employees into voting for Aquino. What that implies is that people are being made to vote for Noynoy under coercive conditions. If that isn’t an indicator of […]

In the News: DZMM Interview with Dick Gordon

Mainstream media is purposely depriving people of the message from alternative candidates. But once in awhile media just has to deal with the candid truths presented by Gordon, and how to address these as well. The following videos were compiled from Youtube for your convenient reference. Interview by Alvin Elchico and Lynda Jumilla. Assessment of […]