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Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!

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While this might not have anything to do with Pinoys ordinarily, we love it so much we thought it’s worth sharing with everyone. ‘Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! is NPR’s (that’s National Public Radio for you nonstateside) weekly current events quiz. Have a laugh and test your news knowledge while figuring Read more »

Philippine History at Wikipedia

(via deebeedee) Yesterday’s featured article on Wikipedia was the History of the Philippines. On that day, October 20, sixty-two years ago, General Douglas MacArthur returned to the Philippines as promised. In 1955, The Return of the King was first published. The Monterey Bay Aquarium first opened its doors on that Read more »

Radyo Manila

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Enjoying a leisurely afternoon wandering through the pages of Project Manila. We chanced upon this snippet of code that delivers relatively good quality stream. Check it out. Pretty cool.We imagine Apo fans wetting their pants. See what we’re talking about after the jump.

Extinct Dwarf Buffalo Discovered

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(via National Geographic) An extinct species of pygmy water buffalo that once lived in the Philippines has been discovered—thanks to people’s need to do household chores.

Hap Eslip (HappySlip)

I can’t quite remember how I stumbled upon this video blog. This lady is talented and very funny! After watching one vidblog and going through the rest of her videos in YouTube, I was wishing for more. If you’re boss calls in sick, do yourself a favor and treat Read more »

US-based healthcare staffing firm to hold recruitment seminars in Manila, Cebu

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Hundreds of registered nurses and physical therapists are expected to attend the much-awaited recruitment seminars of JUNO Healthcare Staffing in Cebu and Manila in the Philippines this month.