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Sandra Cam: Gorging on the “Dipping Sauce”

Could committing bum steer while gorging on the “dipping sauce” of everything leery and scandalous be a new criterion now to get a cabinet post? This could be true of Sandra Cam. Showing tantrums that she was not accorded the

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Be Careful Playing Bible Roullette

I played Bible Roulette once. And that was the time that the double entendre significance of the phrase “Be Careful” dawned on me. In 1981, Rey, my co-worker at the Arabian Bechtel Co., in Jubail, so sympathetic I was heavy

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The Vulnerable, the Scooper, and the Queer

  Before Manny Pacquiao’s infamous quote: “Homosexuals as worse than animals,” let’s understand that his 65 professional boxing bouts his head had received an enormous amount of beatings that could have altered how his head is wired. It’s a typical

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The Funny Scam Job

I didn’t know why I couldn’t say no to them, although as always when we’re together we’re tuned in for disaster. We were the three musketeers of disaster, so to speak.

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Remembrance of Things Past

Two years ago I participated in a study conducted by The Canadian Longitudinal Survey on Aging (CLSA) It is a study where the CLSA gathers information on approximately 50, 000 men and women throughout Canada, between the ages of 45

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The “Massacre Camp” and the “Mis-encounter” Block

The Mamasapano tragic event where 44 Special Action Force met their demise seared into the nation’s consciousness, although for the n’th times, the Filipinos split into two camps with mixed reactions. To identify to which camp they belong – in

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Undergoing Circumcision Rites

I had an inkling then I was a late bloomer. Kids of my age in the neighborhood grew taller and faster than I was. I couldn’t catch up with their adulthood mischief. I thought then their truancy and escapades were

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