Friday, October 23, 2009

WE WUZ ROBBED

Hi evereh badeh!

Just a quick note to point out how I got robbed twice in the past two weeks.

Last week, it was at the LTO. Got my car registered for P3,900-ish, including a tip to the smoke emission dude helping me out (not a fixer - I would have gotten a fixer if I knew where to find them).

A couple of days ago, I was at the San Juan post office to claim a package I had ordered on the 'net. The Customs guy who was there was being 'charitable' to me, saying he wouldn't charge me an excise tax of 30% on my item. Instead, he'd only charge me P5,559,

Thursday, October 1, 2009

WE NEED A NEW TITLE FOR THESE BLOG ENTRIES, A.K.A. STUPID FLOODS

We have heard some pretty idiotic stuff as a result of this so-called flood crisis. I hope that at the very least, this problem which continues five days after the rains, gives people insight as to how inept government is, and how wrong it is to rely on government for anything, what more our lives.

A particularly rich conclusion drawn by the floods is how climate change and global warming caused it. In particular, Jess Abrera made a fascinating editorial cartoon