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Learning community helps Skyline’s Filipino students

SAN BRUNO, CA — Skyline College student Gary Erfe, 33, has found the American version of “kababayan,” loosely meaning family in Tagalog, at school. Through the community college’s Kababayan Program, Filipino students are paired together to learn about their culture and how to succeed in life.

Philippines’ Arroyo Praises Thai Commitment to Restore Democracy

(via VA) Philippine President Gloria Arroyo has praised Thailand’s military-installed leader for what she calls his s”trong commitment to restoring democracy” in his country. She spoke after meeting with Prime Minister Surayud Chulanont in Manila, one of the stops on a regional tour by the Thai leader to win acceptance Read more »

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Philippine Idol – 4th Elimination

JoveFrancisco has all the juicy details on what went down or DID NOT go down Sunday night. Inside the Philippine Idol Theatre in Megamall, I had a chat with Norgee (a PI staff member) while the PBA’s still on overtime. He said he heard about the complaints about the Read more »

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Willie pinagbantaan si Liz

(via Journal) Panibagong kaso na naman ang dumating kay Willie Revillame na iniharap ng kanyang asawang si Liz Almoro. Sa panibagong demanda, sinabi ni Liz na pinagbabantaan siya ni Willie na sasaktan, at sinabi pa niyang sinaktan din daw nito noon ang kanilang anak nang tumanggi si-yang ibigay iyon sa Read more »

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Trapo vs. Trapo

(via buhaypinoy) Almost everyone, specially the anti-GMA personalities, have said a mouthful on the Binay controversy. The opposition found a poster boy. They rallied against Binay’s suspension. Even Manuel L. Quezon III trooped to the city hall!? For what? Give moral support to Binay?

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Pst…Pinoy ka din?

[Editor’s Note: We would like to welcome RAGING Bubuli, a bubuli breeder on the loose in search of vexing Pinoys. Let’s join him as he rants his way through the pages of thePinoy every week. First up, on meeting Pinoys.] Have you ever been in a situation where you’re Read more »