Posts under Tag: gloria arroyo
Defying Conventions and On Peculiarities

The new president is not only defying security protocols but more so conventions compared to the notorious former president who is now addressed as the honorable lady from the second district of Pampanga.
Only a few days into office under the tight watch of media and scrutiny of the public, President Noynoy Aquino is a complete turn-around from Gloria Arroyo’s leadership, [...]

By elmot with 4 comments
Charges Against Ampatuans May Soon Just be a Jaywalking Violation
Charges Against Ampatuans May Soon Just be a Jaywalking Violation

An alibi may soon easily make the two Ampatuans walk free.
The Justice Secretary of the Republic of the Philippines made a resolution over the weekend telling his state prosecutors to drop the charges against Zaldy “Puti” Ampatuan and Mayor Akmad “Tato” Ampatuan Sr. in connection the Maguindanao Massacre for lack of evidence.  The big problem is that Justice Secretary Agra [...]

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Ang Recipeng Pambayan ni PGMA and The Black Smoke Inside the Supreme Court
Ang Recipeng Pambayan ni PGMA and The Black Smoke Inside the Supreme Court

Ang Recipeng Pambayan ni PGMA
Kumuha ang isang kutsaritang Garci,
At ihalo sa pinakulong Lintang Bedol
Sa gintong kawa galing China.
Ilublob ang mga retiradong heneral sa
Mga pwesto sa gobyerno, takpan hanggang
Sa muling pagkulo.
Magpiga ng mga health workers at
Ang mapait na katas ay ihalo sa NFA-imported
Na bigas galing Vietnam.
Maghanda sa kabilang pugon
ng kawali, lagyan
Ng mantika at kasinungalingan
Hanggang sa uminit. Igisa ang
Mga aktibista, mga guro, [...]

By elmot with 8 comments
Congresswoman Gloria Arroyo? Leaves a Bad Taste in the Mouth
Congresswoman Gloria Arroyo? Leaves a Bad Taste in the Mouth

No more playing games and the serenade made by the mayors of Pampanga at the Palace urging President Gloria Arroyo to run for congress if not threatening her that they will do the filing of her candidacy themselves for her was no more than what eunuchs do best:  to add more air to the over-inflated ego of their master, or [...]

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The Real Victim of Price Freeze
The Real Victim of Price Freeze

The Oil Price freeze issued by President Arroyo as an Executive Order No. 839 days ago, in light of the prodding of the public and transport groups due to the island of Luzon subjected to a state of calamity though laudable is posing more problems than giving a cure.
Though oil companies have followed the EO and fixed their petroleum [...]

By elmot with 13 comments
Manny Villar and Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s Generosity
Manny Villar and Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s Generosity

After this post, I am done.
I have been barking like a mad dog all fangs and red burning eyes on my previous post regarding someone “ssshhhhhh-ing” me on the public timeline of Twitter by not tweeting political topics and issues during the surge of Typhoon Ondoy.
There were varied opinions regarding the issue from bloggers and friends all over.  And I [...]

By elmot with 20 comments
Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Mike Arroyo and Mikey Arroyo: The Dynasty of Corruption
Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Mike Arroyo and Mikey Arroyo:  The Dynasty of Corruption

Mike Arroyo, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (GMA) and Mike Arroyo comprise the Arroyo dynasty of corruption that has pocket millions of pesos on their networth or SALN.

By elmot with 13 comments