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I like steak but…

HEART diseases are among the biggest claimants of lives anywhere in the world. The hardest hit are the rich who can splurge on the...

Overspending is never fun

DURING a restaurant dinner with a friend, I noticed him looking at his right palm. I wondered why, knowing he is no believer in...

Looking back to the ‘beginning’

HAS it been 38 long years already?That question reminds me of the cliché, “Time flies.”But there’s another saying that says the contrary, “Time stays;...

A millionaire is no longer rich

THERE was a time when millionaires honestly thought they would outlive their wealth, but that is no longer true today when everybody can earn...

‘Hospiphobia’ should be in the dictionary

IF I WERE to coin a word, I would coin “hospiphobia” to define fear of hospitalization. The sick go to the hospital to recover...

What more does PECO want?

LET us momentarily take the side of Panay Electric Co. (PECO) crying “foul” over the impending implementation of the law (Republic Act 11212) granting...

Reading the agnostics between the lines

THE AGNOSTIC stands between the theist and the atheist. He believes that it is not possible to know whether God exists or not.I have...

Mabilog would have quit politics

IF FORMER mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog had not flown out of Iloilo City to escape the wrath of his “tormentor” in 2017, would he...

Loren’s dream for Antique

SENATOR Loren Legarda looks forward to the day when her province will have turned into a world-class tourist haven that boasts of busy beaches,...

Lamenting the Treñas-Espinosa break-up

ONE year ago, this columnist deplored the rumored political split between Iloilo City Mayor Jose Espinosa III and Rep. Jerry Treñas – relatives by...

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