Category Archive: Rants

Arguing in Court vs Arguing Elsewhere

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedInAs a lawyer, I am used to being told I am wrong. That’s the nature of this profession. You have to advocate a side and defend your client’s cause with diligence and vigilance. No matter how absurd it may be. Today, though, was different. It was almost an epiphany. I found out …

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On Pinoy Celebrities…

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedInOn Pinoy Celebrities… It was reported that Daniel Padilla makes one million pesos per taping day. Damn! And he’s not even a great actor!! Allegedly, Coco Martin was paid 35 million pesos to indorse Sonny Angara. Although that has been denied by both camps. John Lloyd Cruz, based on the tax he paid …

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NPA: The government’s convenient excuse

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedInI’ll make it clear as early as this part of the article: I am not pro-NPA. In fact, as early as 2010, I’ve already said that the CPP-NPA is one of the factors that’s making this country backwards. But really, there is again a vicious cycle here. It’s been said that the biggest …

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Philippines: Most Corrupt?

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Do not be misled by the above video. It had, as of this writing, 1.5 million views and just by reading the comment section it appears that a lot of people really believed that the Philippines is the most corrupt country. This 2014 video originated from this stupid website: The Philippine Pride …

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Hibang na ba ang Pinoy sa Gluta?

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Sa tuwing bubuksan ko ang Facebook ko, tumatambad sa feeds ko and ‘di mabilang na mga posts tungkol sa mga samu’t saring pampaputi. Sa totoo lang, nakakabadtrip na! Wala namang masama, per se, kung gusto ng isang tao na magpapaputi ng balat. Ang nakakabad trip ay ang ipagduldulan sa mukha natin …

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From Laborer to Lawyer

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Yep, I was once a service crew. It was a fun job if you’re in the kitchen – away from picky and entitled customers. People used to make fun of us especially them rich kids. So much so that I developed a disdain against rich kids and rich people in general. Admittedly, …

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Common Myths Propagated By Scammers to “Legitimize” Pyramiding in the Philippines

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Recently, there’s been a huge increase in the number of people victimized by pyramiding, Ponzi, and investment scams. At this day and age, it is still surprising to find that so many people are fooled by these scams especially so that the modus operandi of these scams had already been exposed …

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NBO Global is a Scam!

NBO Pay Schemes

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn NBO Global NRZ, Inc., as its name implies, is a registered corporation. So, as an entity it is legit. But is it doing business the legitimate way? The answer is no. There is more than one way to determine if a networking company is legitimate or not. I have pointed some …

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UPWARM is a Scam!

Upwarm is a scam

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Using the same yardstick we used in determining if SWA is a scam, let us now lay down my basis  in concluding that UPWARM is a scam. But first, just a brief background on UPWARM: What is UPWARM all about? UPWARM is another online MLM. Their website can be found here: …

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Steps in Filing Complaints Against Scams in the Philippines

Pyramid Scams

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Are you a victim of a scam here in the Philippines and are wondering how and where to file actions against your scammer? Below are some of the steps that you may need to follow in order to recover your losses and bring to justice those who scammed you. These steps …

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