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Summoned leaders

Butch Bagabuyo “Leadership is an acoustical art.” – Dr. Leonard Sweet, TOMORROW, Thursday, 28th of April 2016, our city, I understand, will hear and see a debate between a summoned leader born and raised in our own City of Golden Friendship, Congressman Rufus Rodriguez and his vice mayoral teammate, Councilor Roger ...

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The debate team

Netnet Camomot AT the end of the day, what matters most is how you made someone feel. Bear that in mind as you try to suppress your spontaneity, as you try to leave your uniqueness behind, as you try to please everyone. Pleasing everyone is never possible. There will always ...

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A furious fan day

Nora Soriño ILIGAN City–On Thursday, there was a blackout. We called the Iligan Light and we were told that it would last till 3. So, in the afternoon, just like what we did in the morning in the office, we just kept on fanning ourselves. With standard fans that reminded one ...

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Revolution vs poll cheating

Batas Mauricio NOW, it would seem Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is poised to become the next president of the Philippines, as more and more people are expressing their desire to vote for him. The latest Pulse Asia survey results, released on Tuesday, 26 April 2016, showed him pulling away beyond ...

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Still no railway here

Ben Contreras I COULD only sigh in dismay as I read the news “SMC breaks ground for P71-B railway project” in the Philippine Daily Inquirer, April 21, 2016. It says, “The 22 kilometer train line from Quezon City to San Jose del Monte in Bulacan…” How many railroads does Luzon ...

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Mar doesn’t deserve LeniMar doesn’t deserve Leni

Churchill Aguilar EVEN before Rep. Leni Robredo was invited to run for vice president under the LP banner I was already a huge fan of her outcome-driven programs. More than her rising popularity recently she is by far the most scientific in conducting the affairs of governance than any other ...

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Above self

Ruffy Magbanua ONLY  a catnap away, the Filipino electorate will soon troop to Comelec-designated  precincts nationwide to elect presidential candidates worthy to serve this country the Rotary way – service above self. This sounds a tall order for the five presidential aspirants seeking the highest position of the land. By now, ...

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Aftermath of Grace Poe’s party

Letter to the Editor I RECEIVED a traffic advisory memo for Grace Poe’s Thanksgiving Party on April 20, 2016 at the Pueblo de Oro Township, Cagayan de Oro. I was asking my Dad what was the thanksgiving party about. Has she won already? It’s not even May 09, 2016 yet. ...

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The toughness required by our times

Fr. Roy Cimagala IT goes without saying that we are in truly tough times. And it’s not simply because terrorism is spreading all over the world. That is already horrific enough. But the worst terrorism is of the spiritual kind. That’s when we lose faith, hope and charity that actually ...

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Innovation and agility (3)

Butch Bagabuyo “We compete in the land of giants. What we lack in size we make up for in focus and agility.” – Clayton Jones TO assure Kagay-anons that there will be no cheating during the presidential and vice presidential race in our City of Golden Friendship, here are what we, ...

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