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Mga sumbong sa text Malamig ang Pasko


0917847xxxx – Sir Raffy, napakakapal 0939791xxxx – Idol Raffy, may ir-
ng mukha ng mga pulis dito sa Palar C5, ereklamo lang po ako tungkol sa school ng BoC-NAIA personnel
Taguig. Nanghuhuli sila ng mga PUJ kung saan nag-aaral ang dalawa kong DISYEMBRE na
kahit wala namang kasalanan o violation. anak. Marami kasing sinisingil na kung naman.
Lalo na iyong body number ng mobile ay anu-ano sa mga bata. At kapag hindi na- Malamig na ang
03, nagsisimula ng pasado alas onse ang man nakapagbayad ay hindi bibigyan ng
simoy ng hangin lalo
pangongotong nila sa mga jeepney drivers. exam. Hindi po ba ayon sa DepEd ay zero
na kung papaumaga.
Grabe ang kakapal nila, P100 kada huli. collection sa mga public schools?
0920857xxxx – Magandang araw po, 0905726xxxx – Idol, pakigising na-
Ilang tulog na lamang at Pasko na.
noong isang umaga po, mga bandang 7:00 pong iparating sa mga kinauukulan ang man po ang pamunuan ng Quezon City Pero sinlamig ng simoy ng hangin ang Pasko ng mga
am, nakasabay ko sa jeep ang inmate na kadelikaduhan ng mga concrete barrier na magtalaga ng mga tauhan o bigyang taga-Bureau of Customs NAIA.
kasama ang dalawang BJMP guards na sa kahabaan ng Andrew Avenue, Pasay pansin ang lugar dito sa along Balintawak Hanggang ngayon kasi ay WALA pang linaw ang
galing ng Sampaguita papuntang Alabang- City. Napakadelikado po ng mga ito lalo market, EDSA. Dahil napakarami po dito kanilang OVERTIME PAY na mahigit one year nang
Zapote road. Tapos ay sumakay ulit sila ng na sa gabi na maaaring pagsimulan ng ang basta na lamang tumatawid at parang ipinagkait sa kanila.
papuntang Las Piñas. Tama po ba iyong aksidente. Maraming salamat po. –Con- mga walang takot na masagasaan. Pakitu- Thanks to the Board of Airline Representatives headed
ginawa ng BJMP guards na isakay sa mga cerned Citizen lungan naman po kaming mga motorista, by Mr. FELIX CRUZ of PAL.
pampublikong sasakyan ang inmate? 0927301xxxx – Irereklamo po naming salamat po. But what made things more complicated ay ang paki-
0907895xxxx – Sir Raffy, nagkaprob- mga señor citizen ang hindi po pagbibigay 0916539xxxx - Isusumbong ko lang po kisawsaw sa issue ng ilang nagpapa-bright na individual
lema po ang isang kaibigan ko sa isang sun- ng señor citizen ID sa amin dito sa Imus, ang Pabahay Elementary School sa Muzon na hindi naman kailangan ang kanilang opinion.
dalo ng marines na si CPL Allan Cachero Cavite. Tulungan niyo po kami. San Jose del Monte, Bulacan dahil marami Ang dami nilang isina-suggest na sa tingin ng marami
at sa asawa nitong si Beth. Pinagbantaan 0917382xxxx – Sir, iko-complain ko ang sinisingil ng mga guro dito. Kabilang ay sablay rin.
po sila nito na babarilin dahil lamang sa lang po ang tungkol sa patuloy na panin- sa mga sinisingil nila ay ang national re- Iyong ibang opisyal din ng BoC NAIA ay parang
pagbawi nila sa isang gamit na ipinahiram ingil ng mga public schools dito sa lugar viewer P65, project na CR P100, red cross biglang nawalan ng gana sa pagsusulong na maresolba
nila sa mag-asawa dahil gagamitin na nila namin sa Salabaca Esperanza, Sultan –P5, Acrobats P75 at iba pa. Sana po ay ang impasse.
ang kanilang pinahiram. Galit na galit pa Kudarat. Naniningil po sila ng para sa PTA, matigil na ang kanilang mga paniningil sa
Bato-bato sa langit, tamaan ‘wag magagalit.
si Cachero at pinagbibintangan pa silang janitor, security guard at iba pang bayarin mga estudyante.
Kung talagang makatao ang gobyernong ito, dapat
isang sindikato. Sana po ay matulungan mapa-elementary man o high school. Sana ***
niyo sila. po ay mabigyan niyo ng pansin ang aming Para sa inyong mga sumbong, mag-text
makialam na ang Malacañang sa sigalot na ito.
0915365xxxx – Gusto ko lamang problema. Salamat po. sa 0917-7WANTED Katulad ng pakikialam sa issue ng Philippine Air
Lines.
Nagawa ni President Noynoy Aquino na i-avert ang
Giyera ng dalawang parte ng iisang bansa welga ng FASAP at PALEA, I don’t see any reason kung
bakit hindi niya mareresolba ang isyung ito.

S
uki ako sa isang Korean convenience store along Timog parteng ito ng iisang bansa
It’s in your hands, Your Excellency.
Avenue sa Quezon City. ng Korea.
Palagi kaming pumupunta at namimili doon dahil Noong katapusan ng Ikal-
paborito ko at ng mga anak ko ang Korean ice cream, choco- awang Digmaang Pandaigdig Ex-GAB official kolek-tong
lates at mga energy drinks. (WWII) ang Korea ay hinati ni Dir. Gen. Raul Bacalso?
May aktibong relasyon ang mga Pilipino at mga Koreano. sa dalawa ng isang military MEDYO mabigat ang mga bulungan sa loob ng Camp
Maraming Pinoy ang mahilig manood ng Korean telanovela boundary na tinatawag na Crame ngayon PNP Chief DIR. GEN. RAUL BACALZO.
at may mga Korean stars ang nag hosts na sa mga Pilipino 38th Parallel latitude kung Meron ka raw kinalaman sa LARGADONG operation
variety shows. saan ang naging usapan pagkatapos ng pandaigdigang giyera ng JUETENG sa Pangasinan at Metro Manila.
May teen idol na Koreana na lubhang sinuportahan ng ay ang pagsuko ng Japan sa Russia sa North Korea at ang ‘Yan mismo ang ipinagmamalaki ng isang alyas ‘Kernel
mga Pilipino. pagsuko naman ng Japan sa America sa South Korea.
PORMANIS.’
Marami na rin na mga Korean stars ang nagperform sa Pareho nang independent ang dalawang Korea ngayon
mga concerts dito sa Pilipinas. Maraming OFW na Pilipino pero hati sa dalawa ang iisang bansa. Nakipagkita na raw sa inyo si ‘PORMANIS’ noong
sa Korea at marami ding mga Koreano na pinili nang manira- Hindi miminsang nagkainitan pa ulit ang dalawang Korea Setyembre 12 para sa malawakang collections ng tong
han dito sa Pilipinas bilang mga negosyante at maging mga pagkatapos ng World War II at ngayon nga ay mainit na na- money sa gambling financiers.
estudyante. man ang girian doon. Kabilang na raw d’yan ang gerilyang TENG-WE ni
Kaya kahit milya-milya ang layo ng Korea sa Pilipinas May mga matatapang na palitan ng salita at mga banta BOY BATA at MILYORA sa Pangasinan.
nakakabahala sa ating mga Pilipino ang kasalukuyang nang- ng mga missiles attacks. Sa Quezon City, hindi namomroblema ang mga opera-
yayaring gulo sa pagitan ng dalawang Korea – ang South at Lumikas na ang maraming residente mula sa mata ng tor ng teng-we doon dahil naka-prente sila sa Basketball
ang North Korea. nag-uumpisa na naman na gulo at ang buong mundo ay 38 ng PAGCOR.
Matagal nang naggigirian ang dalawang magkahiwalay na nakatutok sa Korea. Hindi ba’t kailan lang ay may sinalakay na jueteng den
Para sa akin ang dapat na mga salitang binibitiwan ng
sa Sauyo Road sa Novaliches na markado ng Sauyo Extra
kahit sinong pinuno ng anong bansa ay ang pagnanais na
malutas kung anuman ang dahilan ng kasalukuyang initan at Central Marikina?
ng dalawang Korea. Itinuro ng mga naaresto na ang management sa
Sana ay hindi na mauwi sa digmaan dahil sa huli ay wala lag- likod n’yan ay isang MARIANO, EDDIE KARO, at alyas
ing nananalo dahil parehong mga Koreano ang naglalaban. TEPPANG na may-ari ng chain of beerhouses sa Quezon
Chairman, Editorial Board ARKHON A. ANTOLIN
Executive Editor Jonathan p. Vicente
Nakakalungkot isipin ang sitwasyon sa Korea. Kung ang City.
News Editor Joel sy egco ibang bansa ay nakabangon na at marahil ay nailibing na sa Nagkakasundo raw ang tatlong ‘yan dahil si Caro na
Chief Layout Artist HECTOR L. LOZANO limot ang epekto ng WWII, ang kasalukuyang hidwaan at dating financier ng jueteng ay bihasa na rin sa operation
pulitikal na sitwasyon sa Korea ay bunga at epekto pa rin ng nito. Si Teppang naman ay dating bata ni Tony “Bolok”
President and CEO VICTOR A. CALUAG
ikalawang digmaang pandaigdig. Santos ng Marikina City. Habang si Mariano naman ay
EVP, Sales & Marketing TONETTE R. HENSON
Accounting Manager Mario L. adelante May ibang mga bansa ang nagkamayan na at nagpapali- ipinagmamayabang na hawak niya ang media.
Credit & Collection Manager raul b. perez tan na ngayon ng kalakal at mga economic activities kahit
Mukhang nasilip ni PORMANIS na MATIBAY ang
Distribution Manager EDISON B. CAMARINes na naging magkaaway noong WWII, pero ang mga North
Production Manager edwin a. co Koreans na may mga kamag-anak, kaibigan at mga mahal kombinasyong CARO, TEPPANG at MARIANO kaya
Advertising Traffic Supervisor eric r. jutic sa buhay na mga South Koreans ay patuloy na nagdudusa. hayun, inirekomenda niya ang sarili niya kay BACALZO
Sila na iisang bansa na pinaghiwalay lang ng magkaibang na maging KOLEK-TONG/BAGMAN.
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Biggest Lotto SC gives green light on toll hike
pot: P740M The Supreme Court (SC) gave the Toll
Regulatory Board (TRB) the green light to
this court hereby resolves to dismiss his peti-
tion,” the SC said.
and contracts relating to the North Luzon
Expressway (NLEX), the South Metro Manila
The Grand Lotto 6/55 jackpot prize implement a 250 percent hike in toll rates at With the junking of Salceda's petition, the Skyway (SMMS) and the SLEX.
is expected to reach around P740 mil- the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX). SC has also ordered the lifting of the temporary The TRO was issued pending consideration
lion as the ever elusive pot continues This, after the tribunal en banc dismissed restraining order (TRO) it issued on Aug. 13, of the five petitions. But on Sept. 24, Salceda’s
to grow by the second. for lack of merit the petition filed by Albay Gov. 2010 enjoining the implementation of the 250- petition was de-consolidated from the first
The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Joey Salceda seeking to prohibit the TRB from percent increase in SLEX toll rates. four petitions because it was not ready for
Office (PCSO) said nobody won the imposing any new toll increments. The high court also noted that the toll rates adjudication.
over P693-million jackpot in the 6/55 In an 11-page resolution, the SC ruled that assailed in Salceda’s petition have already been Earlier on Oct. 19, the SC en banc also
Grand Lotto draw last Saturday. the arguments raised by Salceda had already remanded to the TRB for its review whether affirmed the constitutionality of the ques-
PCSO assistant gen. manager Liza been resolved in an earlier decision dated Oct. the Manila Toll Expressway Systems Inc. and tioned provisions and the validity of the
Gabuyo said bettors missed the 22- 19, 2010. South Luzon Tollway Corporation (SLTC) are TRB issuances and the supplemental toll
55-51-14-54-45 combination, which “Considering, however, that Governor entitled to the said toll fee increase. operation agreements covering NLEX, SLEX
offered a P693,229,971.60 million Salceda has not raised, in this recourse, any Salceda’s petition, which was earlier con- and SMMS.
jackpot, the biggest in local lottery new issue, which has not been considered and solidated with four other petitions filed before The SC, in the same ruling, lifted the TRO it
history. passed upon in the earlier resolved petitions, the SC, assailed the validity of laws, issuances issued with respect to the four petitions.
The biggest pot ever won so far was
in February 2009, when the pot for Explain Gerardo Biong’s release, De Lima told
the 6/49 Super Lotto game reached Rights group Volunteers would block the order and have to the possible acquittal of the The VACC head bewailed that
P347 million. Two lucky bettors shared Against Crime and Corruption it reversed. principal suspects in the murders, the DOJ did not inform Lauro
the prize. (VACC) has asked Department of He said some elements of De including Hubert Webb. Vizconde that the government
However, Gabuyo said 154,165 Justice (DOJ) Sec. Leila De Lima Lima's decision to sign Biong’s Biong, according to the DOJ, would be releasing Biong. Because
bettors won low-tier prizes for getting to explain why she gave the order release order must be clarified. will be released tomorrow. of this, he urged legislators to
three to five correct numbers during to release convicted former police Biong was convicted by a Jimenez pointed out that being draft a bill which would require
the Saturday draw, the 85th of the 6/55 officer Gerardo Biong. lower court of being accessory convicted of accessory to crime the Board of Pardons and Paroles,
Grand Lotto with no winner. Biong, who was an accessory to a crime when he tampered evi- is punishable by 6 to 12 years an agency under the DOJ, to
It was first drawn on May 15, 2010 to the Vizconde massacre case, dence pertaining to the celebrated imprisonment. He also wanted inform the immediate relatives
when it started with a minimum jack- was ordered released this week massacre case. Some sectors to know if Biong showed good of the victims of the release of
pot prize of P30 million. by the DOJ chief. But VACC expressed apprehensions that behavior during his incarcera- the convicts in heinous or high-
chairman Dante Jimenez said he Biong’s release could be a prelude tion. profile crimes.
4 Monday, November 29, 2010 5
magtatanong kayo, inamin niyang meron Nagpaliwanag na this year. Wala namang “Ako, I’m know, I don’t know if
sasagot ako.” siyang “tampo” kay si Sharon sa kolum ni kinalaman si Lea,” ang I’m alone in wanting to HOLLYWOOD TATTLE
Nagkaroon muna Aga Muhlach. Simple Ricky Lo. Pero may pahayag ni Sharon. quick to say save the friendship.
ito ng one-on-one in-
terview with the event
lang daw ito at natural
lang sa mga magkakai-
mga puntong naisulat
na hindi ayon sa mga
Nilinaw ni Mega na
hindi niya inisnab si ‘Sorry.’ I’ll
“Ang totoo po nun,
dapat hindi naman lala-
Hecklers pick Kanye West at Thanksgiving parade
host, Drew Arellano,
tungkol sa kanyang
bigan.
Ang “tampo” na ito
detalyeng binanggit ni
Sharon, tulad ng ga-
Lea.
Ayon sa Kapamilya
tell you one bas yung mga rason ng
tampo ko. Seven years
RAPPER-singer Kanye West received However, West’s appearance failed fans before ending the event.
“Loving” scent. ay kanyang naiparat- gawin niyang movie star, “Lea immediately thing, I’m not na kaming magkai- a frosty reception from New Yorkers at
the city's annual Macy's Thanksgiving
to fill some spectators with holiday cheer
and he faced a chorus of boos and jeers
In a series of posts on Twitter.com
during the event, he wrote, "Sorry we are
Si Mega raw ang ing sa pamamagitan ng with Gabby Concep- tweeted about it. She bigang matalik. Seven
pumili ng pangalan isang “biruan” sa con- cion, na love story at said that’s not true be- perfect, ha... years! As in, puwede na Day Parade on Thursday - the rapper was as he made his way through the streets late... My fans are the most loyal passion-
booed as he performed for the crowds. of the Big Apple. ate people ever. Super grateful. thank u...
para sa kanyang mga
fragrances, at ang kan-
cert. But it was in the
spirit of fun. “Laglagan
hindi horror ang genre,
at ang sinasabing “re-
cause paglabas niya,
she sang before me [sa
Pero alam mo niya akong batukan,”
ang sabi niya, sabay The hip-hop star was one of many A video has surfaced online which We got a lot more people to see... I'm not
yang photo ay kuha ni yung concert ni Ai-Ai, jected” daw siya dahil concert]... what kind of tawa. WILLIAM AND YAYO artists, including Jessica Simpson and shows the crowd heckling the star with leaving until I keep my promise. Thanks
Raymund Isaac. di ho ba? Ang dami si Lea at hindi siya ang “Pagbaba niya, Pagdedetalye pa Kylie Minogue, to hop on board a float chants of “Taylor! Taylor!” in references to for everyone being so cool about (this)."
Sumunod dito ang ko pa sanang gustong makakapareha ni Aga. nandun na ako sa friend I am” niya, “I know him. He William Martinez’s for the festive show. his spat with country star Taylor Swift. Later, he added, “Finished the signing
ilan pang katanungan
mula sa mga reporters
sabihin, na parang...
tutal naglaglagan na,
“In fairness to Kuya
Ricky, I think pinapa-
backstage. Nagyakapan
kami. Sabi ko pa nga,
lang, I thought kakau-
sapin niya ako, ‘Ems
knows me. I love his
family. Minsan, pupun-
condition stabilizes West is booed repeatedly by hundreds
of onlookers in the footage, while spectators
in the NYC. Had to show love. We let
1,000 more people in. Love y'all. wish I
tungkol sa kanyang lat- yung biruan...” ang sabi gaan na lang niya yung ‘You know, we should [tawag ni Aga kay Sha- ta ‘yan sa bahay, kakain. ACTOR William Martinez is fast recovering at the
can be heard yelling, “You’re an a**hole, could let the whole world in.”
est venture. ni Sharon. sitwasyon dun sa sagot do a back-to-back!’ She ron], bakit ganyan?’” Si Kiko [Senator Pan- hospital after suffering from a stroke early this week, his
buddy,” and "Hey Kanye, jump!" ***
Ang topic ay nauwi Noong binang- ko. Pinagaang na lang said, ‘That would be banggit ng Mega. gilinan], kasama. You wife, Yayo Aguila, said.
*** Tom Jones' new album is a tribute
sa isyu na kinasang- git daw ang pangalan niya because I called fun!’ Yung ganun ba na Hindi rin nakatu- know, it was all going In a report released by abs-cbnnews.com, Aguila said
Justin Bieber delighted fans at his book to his late pal Elvis Presley - the Welsh
kutan niya at ni Aga ni Aga, na nanood ng him after... I think, he masaya!” long na lumabas ang very well. Martinez is now in better condition.
signing in New York City on Friday after singer promised The King he would one
Muhlach kamakailan. concert kasama ang was in a hurry to finish Tungkol naman kay isyu sa mga kolum. “Meron lang little “He was already able to move his arm. Speech is
he agreed to extend the event and meet day record gospel songs.
“Nahiya pa kayo di- asawang si Charlene it, so meron lang mga Aga, “Kasi yung tampu- “Ang sa akin, sa mga things na, siguro, pal- clear,” the actress said in her text message.
an extra 1,000 devotees who had queued The music veteran moved away from
artista, meron ding mas- ilipasin ko yung iba, Aguila broke the news about Martinez's condition on
in the rain to see him. pop to release Praise & Blame, a compi-
ki papa’no, may honor kasi, lalaki naman siya, Tuesday. She said her husband was rushed to the St.
babae ako. Pero, after a The Baby hit-maker was due to au- lation of hymns and gospel tracks, over
code. Yung parang Luke's Medical Center Monday morning after suffering
kayo magkakapatid na while, siyempre, parang tograph copies of his book, First Step the summer.
a stroke.
meron yung hindi na meron ka ng mga tam- 2 Forever, for 1,000 fans at a Barnes & Jones admits he has wanted to release
The actress also thanked their friends and supporters
nilalabas, meron yung po na between you [and Noble store in Manhattan, but an esti- a gospel album ever since Presley sug-
for the prayers they offered for Martinez.
nilalabas. Parang sa me] lang naman.” mated 2,000 youngsters descended on gested it during a late night jam session,
Last July, Aguila confirmed that she was no longer
inyo, mga press, kayo, Naging emotional the store. Bieber was late for the signing and the Sex Bomb hit-maker was deter-
living with Martinez after being married for 25 years.
you know what to write siya noong binanggit after his car was caught in a traffic jam, mined to keep his word.
However, she said she was not closing her doors
about, what not, o hu- ang mga naisulat sa but he promised to make up the time by He says, “We would stay up all night
to the actor, especially since no annulment has been
wag na lang,” ang punto “FunFare” ni Ricky Lo. staying late. talking about music. He was surprised I
“After the Ricky Lo filed yet.
ni Sharon. The 16 year old kept his word - and he knew gospel songs and wanted to know
Dagdag pa niya, article, parang naawa Aguila denied all the rumored reasons surrounding
even decided to double the number of fans when I'd record a gospel album. I said I
“So, anyway, to make a naman ako sa sarili their split, such as third party, financial problems and KANYE WEST he would greet, letting in an extra 1,000 would and this is it.”
long story short, nung ko, so I have to defend Martinez's alleged alcohol and drug issues.
lumabas yung article ni myself. I have to give
Kuya Ricky [Lo], mer- reasons.”
AGA MUHLACH SHARON CUNETA ong nabanggit na, ‘my She already said
DPA [deep penetration “sorry” in the same col-
Megastar talks about ‘tampuhan’ with Aga Muhlach agent] thinks...’
“Parang kasi, basta,
umn.
“I’ll say it again to
SA press launch ng yan!” ang sabi ni Sha- han, usual between me something-something you. I'm sorry to the
Zen Zest para sa new ron. Alam ng singer- and Teng [tawag ni Sha- about the movie not audience of Ai-Ai. I’m
line of perfume essenc- host-actress ang gus- ron kay Aga, na siyang being done and I’m re- sorry to Ai-Ai. I’m sorry
GABBY CONCEPCION

es ni Sharon Cuneta, tong marinig ng mga ta- pangalan ng character jected. Na kasi, alam to Aga if he felt slighted.
hindi napigilan ng mga ga-press at media: Ang ng huli sa kanilang mov- ko naman kung kanino But, you know what? I
entertainment writers kanyang pang-iisnab ie]. Parang na-blown galing lahat. Pareho din really felt, while it was
LEA SALONGA

and editors na mag- kay Aga Muhlach, na out of proportion.” yung sinulat nina Tita going [on], I had it all
tanong sa megastar ng Nakuhaan ng SNN Ethel [Ramos] at Salve under control... na la-
naging kapareha niya
balitang may tampuhan (Showbiz News Ngay- [Asis].”
sa pelikulang Kung Ako labas na talagang joke
sila ni Aga Mulach. on) ang naturang ek- TRUTH BE TOLD.
Na Lang Sana (2003). kasi talaga!”
Naganap ang inter- sena. Ang paglilinaw na
Naganap ito sa At ngayong naging
view sa launching sa ing Party si Batangas Sa pagpapatuloy ni unang ginawa ni Sha-
20th anniversary con- Gonzales, ang naging [information] na mali ron, through the same isyu na ang kanyang
Plaza Ibarra, sa Timog Governor Vilma Santos- Sharon, “Kasi parang
cert ni Ai-Ai delas Alas hirit ng Star Power main nang konti. column ay para mag- “tampo,” hindi naitago
Avenue, Quezon City. Recto sa Annabel’s Res- na-bad trip forever yata
sa Araneta Coliseum host ay “Sino siya?” “I never said the bigay-linaw tungkol sa ng Mega ang kanyang
About sa perfume taurant, Tomas Morato yung tao [Aga]. Yun ang
noong November 19. Ang naging interpre- project with Gabby kanyang “tampo.” naramdaman. Isinalay-
line ang topic ng inter- Avenue. impression, hindi exact
view pero napunta rin Kaya naman, ang Pero may pakiusap tasyon sa sinabing ’yon [Concepcion, under Binanggit niya ang say niya kung gaano sila
words, pero parang na-
ito sa isyu nila ni Aga. masayang bati ni Sha- si Sharon: “Kindly just ni Sharon ay “binastos” Star Cinema] was the tungkol sa hindi natuloy kalapit ni Aga bilang
‘nega.’
Sa ulat ng Philippine ron sa mga press at make it accurate be- niya si Aga. horror movie. There “But, after a while, na pelikula nila ni Aga at magkaibigan.
Entertainment Portal media people, “Good cause it’s a sensitive Naisulat ito at lum- are three stories being nakita nila, okey lang. ang magkakasunod na Aniya, “Truth be
(PEP) na inilabas ng afternoon. How’s the topic.” abas sa entertainment written for us. Pero, Nagpapatawa na kami’t pagtanggi ng aktor na told, sumakit lang ang
gmanews.tv, in high raffle? It’s Vilmanian Dugtong niya, “Kai- column ng mga ma- siyempre, pipiliin mo lahat. Hinanap ko pa mag-guest sa kanyang loob ko, kasi hindi ko
spirits ang megastar day! Vilmanian din langan ang aim natin nunulat, tulad nina ang pinakamaganda. siya [sa audience], sabi concert nung August alam, bawal palang
noong bumaba ito sa ako! ay magkasundu-sun- Ricky Lo, Salve Asis at The horror [movie] is ko, ‘Naku...’ Ganyan- this year at magbigay ng magtampo, di ba? Ako,
winding staircase ng “I know that it’s been do. Kasi, peace-loving Manay Ethel Ramos, na supposed to be a sepa- ganyan, pero in the end, video greeting sa fare- I’m quick to say ‘Sorry.’
main hall ng venue. a happy day for you, ako.” manager ni Aga. rate project. sabi ko, ‘Joke!’ Guman- well show ng Sharon I’ll tell you one thing,
“Para naman akong and I hope that we also ISSUE WITH AGA At may kaugnay “Yung project din yan ako.” last September. I’m not perfect, ha...
magde-debut,” nakan- make it happier pa sa MUHLACH. Sa kan- pang isyu na “inisnab” ni Lea with Aga, hindi Pero hindi niya in- Pahayag niya, “It’s a Pero alam mo what kind
giti niyang banggit. pagsasama-sama natin yang mahabang kuwen- din daw ni Mega si Lea yun ang project namin. aasahan ang naging very sensitive topic. Ang of friend I am,” sabi ni
Earlier that day, dito. So, alam n’yo na- to, sa PEP at iba pang Salonga, na special Nagkataon lang parang reaksiyon ng aktor. dami ko kasing puwe- Sharon, na wari’y ipina-
nagdaos ng Thanksgiv- man, uupo lang ako, miyembro ng media, guest sa concert. si Lea ang pumasok “Alam n’yo, sa totoo deng sabihin, but, you rarating niya kay Aga.
4 Monday, November 29, 2010 5
magtatanong kayo, inamin niyang meron Nagpaliwanag na this year. Wala namang “Ako, I’m know, I don’t know if
sasagot ako.” siyang “tampo” kay si Sharon sa kolum ni kinalaman si Lea,” ang I’m alone in wanting to HOLLYWOOD TATTLE
Nagkaroon muna Aga Muhlach. Simple Ricky Lo. Pero may pahayag ni Sharon. quick to say save the friendship.
ito ng one-on-one in-
terview with the event
lang daw ito at natural
lang sa mga magkakai-
mga puntong naisulat
na hindi ayon sa mga
Nilinaw ni Mega na
hindi niya inisnab si ‘Sorry.’ I’ll
“Ang totoo po nun,
dapat hindi naman lala-
Hecklers pick Kanye West at Thanksgiving parade
host, Drew Arellano,
tungkol sa kanyang
bigan.
Ang “tampo” na ito
detalyeng binanggit ni
Sharon, tulad ng ga-
Lea.
Ayon sa Kapamilya
tell you one bas yung mga rason ng
tampo ko. Seven years
RAPPER-singer Kanye West received However, West’s appearance failed fans before ending the event.
“Loving” scent. ay kanyang naiparat- gawin niyang movie star, “Lea immediately thing, I’m not na kaming magkai- a frosty reception from New Yorkers at
the city's annual Macy's Thanksgiving
to fill some spectators with holiday cheer
and he faced a chorus of boos and jeers
In a series of posts on Twitter.com
during the event, he wrote, "Sorry we are
Si Mega raw ang ing sa pamamagitan ng with Gabby Concep- tweeted about it. She bigang matalik. Seven
pumili ng pangalan isang “biruan” sa con- cion, na love story at said that’s not true be- perfect, ha... years! As in, puwede na Day Parade on Thursday - the rapper was as he made his way through the streets late... My fans are the most loyal passion-
booed as he performed for the crowds. of the Big Apple. ate people ever. Super grateful. thank u...
para sa kanyang mga
fragrances, at ang kan-
cert. But it was in the
spirit of fun. “Laglagan
hindi horror ang genre,
at ang sinasabing “re-
cause paglabas niya,
she sang before me [sa
Pero alam mo niya akong batukan,”
ang sabi niya, sabay The hip-hop star was one of many A video has surfaced online which We got a lot more people to see... I'm not
yang photo ay kuha ni yung concert ni Ai-Ai, jected” daw siya dahil concert]... what kind of tawa. WILLIAM AND YAYO artists, including Jessica Simpson and shows the crowd heckling the star with leaving until I keep my promise. Thanks
Raymund Isaac. di ho ba? Ang dami si Lea at hindi siya ang “Pagbaba niya, Pagdedetalye pa Kylie Minogue, to hop on board a float chants of “Taylor! Taylor!” in references to for everyone being so cool about (this)."
Sumunod dito ang ko pa sanang gustong makakapareha ni Aga. nandun na ako sa friend I am” niya, “I know him. He William Martinez’s for the festive show. his spat with country star Taylor Swift. Later, he added, “Finished the signing
ilan pang katanungan
mula sa mga reporters
sabihin, na parang...
tutal naglaglagan na,
“In fairness to Kuya
Ricky, I think pinapa-
backstage. Nagyakapan
kami. Sabi ko pa nga,
lang, I thought kakau-
sapin niya ako, ‘Ems
knows me. I love his
family. Minsan, pupun-
condition stabilizes West is booed repeatedly by hundreds
of onlookers in the footage, while spectators
in the NYC. Had to show love. We let
1,000 more people in. Love y'all. wish I
tungkol sa kanyang lat- yung biruan...” ang sabi gaan na lang niya yung ‘You know, we should [tawag ni Aga kay Sha- ta ‘yan sa bahay, kakain. ACTOR William Martinez is fast recovering at the
can be heard yelling, “You’re an a**hole, could let the whole world in.”
est venture. ni Sharon. sitwasyon dun sa sagot do a back-to-back!’ She ron], bakit ganyan?’” Si Kiko [Senator Pan- hospital after suffering from a stroke early this week, his
buddy,” and "Hey Kanye, jump!" ***
Ang topic ay nauwi Noong binang- ko. Pinagaang na lang said, ‘That would be banggit ng Mega. gilinan], kasama. You wife, Yayo Aguila, said.
*** Tom Jones' new album is a tribute
sa isyu na kinasang- git daw ang pangalan niya because I called fun!’ Yung ganun ba na Hindi rin nakatu- know, it was all going In a report released by abs-cbnnews.com, Aguila said
Justin Bieber delighted fans at his book to his late pal Elvis Presley - the Welsh
kutan niya at ni Aga ni Aga, na nanood ng him after... I think, he masaya!” long na lumabas ang very well. Martinez is now in better condition.
signing in New York City on Friday after singer promised The King he would one
Muhlach kamakailan. concert kasama ang was in a hurry to finish Tungkol naman kay isyu sa mga kolum. “Meron lang little “He was already able to move his arm. Speech is
he agreed to extend the event and meet day record gospel songs.
“Nahiya pa kayo di- asawang si Charlene it, so meron lang mga Aga, “Kasi yung tampu- “Ang sa akin, sa mga things na, siguro, pal- clear,” the actress said in her text message.
an extra 1,000 devotees who had queued The music veteran moved away from
artista, meron ding mas- ilipasin ko yung iba, Aguila broke the news about Martinez's condition on
in the rain to see him. pop to release Praise & Blame, a compi-
ki papa’no, may honor kasi, lalaki naman siya, Tuesday. She said her husband was rushed to the St.
babae ako. Pero, after a The Baby hit-maker was due to au- lation of hymns and gospel tracks, over
code. Yung parang Luke's Medical Center Monday morning after suffering
kayo magkakapatid na while, siyempre, parang tograph copies of his book, First Step the summer.
a stroke.
meron yung hindi na meron ka ng mga tam- 2 Forever, for 1,000 fans at a Barnes & Jones admits he has wanted to release
The actress also thanked their friends and supporters
nilalabas, meron yung po na between you [and Noble store in Manhattan, but an esti- a gospel album ever since Presley sug-
for the prayers they offered for Martinez.
nilalabas. Parang sa me] lang naman.” mated 2,000 youngsters descended on gested it during a late night jam session,
Last July, Aguila confirmed that she was no longer
inyo, mga press, kayo, Naging emotional the store. Bieber was late for the signing and the Sex Bomb hit-maker was deter-
living with Martinez after being married for 25 years.
you know what to write siya noong binanggit after his car was caught in a traffic jam, mined to keep his word.
However, she said she was not closing her doors
about, what not, o hu- ang mga naisulat sa but he promised to make up the time by He says, “We would stay up all night
to the actor, especially since no annulment has been
wag na lang,” ang punto “FunFare” ni Ricky Lo. staying late. talking about music. He was surprised I
“After the Ricky Lo filed yet.
ni Sharon. The 16 year old kept his word - and he knew gospel songs and wanted to know
Dagdag pa niya, article, parang naawa Aguila denied all the rumored reasons surrounding
even decided to double the number of fans when I'd record a gospel album. I said I
“So, anyway, to make a naman ako sa sarili their split, such as third party, financial problems and KANYE WEST he would greet, letting in an extra 1,000 would and this is it.”
long story short, nung ko, so I have to defend Martinez's alleged alcohol and drug issues.
lumabas yung article ni myself. I have to give
Kuya Ricky [Lo], mer- reasons.”
AGA MUHLACH SHARON CUNETA ong nabanggit na, ‘my She already said
DPA [deep penetration “sorry” in the same col-
Megastar talks about ‘tampuhan’ with Aga Muhlach agent] thinks...’
“Parang kasi, basta,
umn.
“I’ll say it again to
SA press launch ng yan!” ang sabi ni Sha- han, usual between me something-something you. I'm sorry to the
Zen Zest para sa new ron. Alam ng singer- and Teng [tawag ni Sha- about the movie not audience of Ai-Ai. I’m
line of perfume essenc- host-actress ang gus- ron kay Aga, na siyang being done and I’m re- sorry to Ai-Ai. I’m sorry
GABBY CONCEPCION

es ni Sharon Cuneta, tong marinig ng mga ta- pangalan ng character jected. Na kasi, alam to Aga if he felt slighted.
hindi napigilan ng mga ga-press at media: Ang ng huli sa kanilang mov- ko naman kung kanino But, you know what? I
entertainment writers kanyang pang-iisnab ie]. Parang na-blown galing lahat. Pareho din really felt, while it was
LEA SALONGA

and editors na mag- kay Aga Muhlach, na out of proportion.” yung sinulat nina Tita going [on], I had it all
tanong sa megastar ng Nakuhaan ng SNN Ethel [Ramos] at Salve under control... na la-
naging kapareha niya
balitang may tampuhan (Showbiz News Ngay- [Asis].”
sa pelikulang Kung Ako labas na talagang joke
sila ni Aga Mulach. on) ang naturang ek- TRUTH BE TOLD.
Na Lang Sana (2003). kasi talaga!”
Naganap ang inter- sena. Ang paglilinaw na
Naganap ito sa At ngayong naging
view sa launching sa ing Party si Batangas Sa pagpapatuloy ni unang ginawa ni Sha-
20th anniversary con- Gonzales, ang naging [information] na mali ron, through the same isyu na ang kanyang
Plaza Ibarra, sa Timog Governor Vilma Santos- Sharon, “Kasi parang
cert ni Ai-Ai delas Alas hirit ng Star Power main nang konti. column ay para mag- “tampo,” hindi naitago
Avenue, Quezon City. Recto sa Annabel’s Res- na-bad trip forever yata
sa Araneta Coliseum host ay “Sino siya?” “I never said the bigay-linaw tungkol sa ng Mega ang kanyang
About sa perfume taurant, Tomas Morato yung tao [Aga]. Yun ang
noong November 19. Ang naging interpre- project with Gabby kanyang “tampo.” naramdaman. Isinalay-
line ang topic ng inter- Avenue. impression, hindi exact
view pero napunta rin Kaya naman, ang Pero may pakiusap tasyon sa sinabing ’yon [Concepcion, under Binanggit niya ang say niya kung gaano sila
words, pero parang na-
ito sa isyu nila ni Aga. masayang bati ni Sha- si Sharon: “Kindly just ni Sharon ay “binastos” Star Cinema] was the tungkol sa hindi natuloy kalapit ni Aga bilang
‘nega.’
Sa ulat ng Philippine ron sa mga press at make it accurate be- niya si Aga. horror movie. There “But, after a while, na pelikula nila ni Aga at magkaibigan.
Entertainment Portal media people, “Good cause it’s a sensitive Naisulat ito at lum- are three stories being nakita nila, okey lang. ang magkakasunod na Aniya, “Truth be
(PEP) na inilabas ng afternoon. How’s the topic.” abas sa entertainment written for us. Pero, Nagpapatawa na kami’t pagtanggi ng aktor na told, sumakit lang ang
gmanews.tv, in high raffle? It’s Vilmanian Dugtong niya, “Kai- column ng mga ma- siyempre, pipiliin mo lahat. Hinanap ko pa mag-guest sa kanyang loob ko, kasi hindi ko
spirits ang megastar day! Vilmanian din langan ang aim natin nunulat, tulad nina ang pinakamaganda. siya [sa audience], sabi concert nung August alam, bawal palang
noong bumaba ito sa ako! ay magkasundu-sun- Ricky Lo, Salve Asis at The horror [movie] is ko, ‘Naku...’ Ganyan- this year at magbigay ng magtampo, di ba? Ako,
winding staircase ng “I know that it’s been do. Kasi, peace-loving Manay Ethel Ramos, na supposed to be a sepa- ganyan, pero in the end, video greeting sa fare- I’m quick to say ‘Sorry.’
main hall ng venue. a happy day for you, ako.” manager ni Aga. rate project. sabi ko, ‘Joke!’ Guman- well show ng Sharon I’ll tell you one thing,
“Para naman akong and I hope that we also ISSUE WITH AGA At may kaugnay “Yung project din yan ako.” last September. I’m not perfect, ha...
magde-debut,” nakan- make it happier pa sa MUHLACH. Sa kan- pang isyu na “inisnab” ni Lea with Aga, hindi Pero hindi niya in- Pahayag niya, “It’s a Pero alam mo what kind
giti niyang banggit. pagsasama-sama natin yang mahabang kuwen- din daw ni Mega si Lea yun ang project namin. aasahan ang naging very sensitive topic. Ang of friend I am,” sabi ni
Earlier that day, dito. So, alam n’yo na- to, sa PEP at iba pang Salonga, na special Nagkataon lang parang reaksiyon ng aktor. dami ko kasing puwe- Sharon, na wari’y ipina-
nagdaos ng Thanksgiv- man, uupo lang ako, miyembro ng media, guest sa concert. si Lea ang pumasok “Alam n’yo, sa totoo deng sabihin, but, you rarating niya kay Aga.
6 Monday, November 29, 2010

US, S. Korea troops hold


exercise amid N. Korea threats
Unfazed by North Korea’s threats and South Korean Foreign Minister
of fresh attacks, United States and Kim Sung-hwan, according to Seoul's
South Korean troops launched joint Foreign Ministry.
war games yesterday off the coast of The war games in the Yellow Sea,
an island that was bombarded by the south of Yeonpyeong, involved the
North Korean army last week. nuclear-powered supercarrier USS
The military exercises were held George Washington.
despite protests from North Korea and The drills were seen as a display of
while a top official from its ally China resolve by Washington and Seoul to
met South Korea’s president in a bid respond strongly to any future North
to calm tensions. Korean aggression.
Prior to the drills, civilians were But Washington has insisted the
ordered to evacuate to safer areas drills were routine and were planned May katiyakan na ang pagdaloy ng malinis at dalisay na inuming tubig sa lalawigan ng North Cotabato sa Mindanao matapos
after the military heard fresh artillery well before last Tuesday’s attack. magsagawa dito ang Metro Kidapawan Water District (MKWD) at ang Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA) ng proyektong
fire north of the disputed western sea The drills kicked off yesterday pantubig. Inaasahang makikinabang ang humigit kumulang sa 30 libong mamamayan na naninirahan sa Kidapawan City, at mga
border. Since none of the rounds landed morning as ships from both countries karatig bayan ng Makilala, Matalam at Magpet sa pagtatapos ng nasabing proyekto. Pinasinayaan sa pamumuno ni LWUA Chair-
on the island, authorities had to lift the steamed toward the exercise zone. A man Prospero Pichay Jr. (gitna) ang bagong concrete ground reservoir sa barangay Amas sa Kidapawan City na may kapasidad na
magimbak ng 600 metro cubic ng tubig. Ang concrete reservoir na bahagi lamang ng buong proyekto na nagkakahalaga ng P252
evacuation order. spokesman for the U.S. military in milyon ay pinondohan ng LWUA. Kasama sa larawan sina (mula sa kaliwa) Cotabato; 2nd District Representative Nancy Catamco;
Four South Koreans were killed South Korea said U.S. ships were still LWUA Deputy Administrator Wilfredo Feleo; North Cotabato Vice Governor Gregorio Ipong; Governor Emmylou Talino-Mendoza;
last Tuesday when the North rained steaming toward the area and that the at Kidapawan City Mayor Rodolfo Gantuangco.
artillery rounds on Yeonpyeong Island,
home to both fishing communities and
drills would not officially begin until
later in the day. AFP wants Xmas truce with Reds ‘Fake capital’
military bases. The attack was consid- Earlier Sunday, North Korea issued The military leadership will rec- In 2009, former President Arroyo C.M. Recto
ommend to President Aquino the declared a truce with the NPA from
ered to be one of the worst assaults
since the 1950-53 Korean War.
a fresh threat to launch attacks against
South Korea if provoked. declaration of a “Christmas truce” December 24 to 26 and on January 1, now high-tech
Meanwhile, China's State Coun- “We will launch merciless counter- with the communist New People’s 2010 for the New Year. Claro M. Recto Av-
Army (NPA). Mabanta said that for the military to enue, notoriously known
cilor Dai Bingguo, a senior foreign military strikes against any provocative
as the “fake capital of
policy adviser, met with South Korean moves that infringe upon our country’s According to Armed Forces of the effectively implement a Yuletide truce,
the country,” has gone
President Lee Myung-bak in Seoul to territoritorial waters,” the North’s main Philippines (AFP) spokesman, Brig. an order must first be given by the
high-tech.
discuss how to ease tensions. Rodong Sinmun newspaper said in Gen. Jose Mabanta, they have arrived President as commander-in-chief. Aside from manu-
The meeting followed similar dis- a commentary carried by the official at a decision to recommend to the He said he could not say how long facturing fake public
cussions last Saturday between Dai Korean Central News Agency. president the suspension of military the ceasefire this year should take ef- documents, the National
operations (SOMO) to ensure peace fect, stressing that Pres. Aquino has the
6 Pinoys killed in Japan road mishap during the holidays. sole prerogative on the matter.
Bureau of Investigation
(NBI) has found out that a
Six overseas Filipino workers in the accident. Traditionally, Mabanta said the “At this point I really cannot com- syndicate has been selling
(OFW) in Japan were killed while 22 Japan police officials immediately government has been declaring a ment on that because that's a pre- “cloned” credit cards in the
others were severely injured when arrested the driver of the truck on ceasefire around Christmas and on rogative of the commander-in-chief area. These credit cards
a bus collided with a trailer truck suspicion that "the trailer bumped into New Year’s day with the NPA. but looking at the past several years, are then sold cheap.
yesterday. the left flank of the bus at a crossing “Looking at the present situation, I it has always been declared,” Mabanta The NBI discovered
The six OFWs- in their 20s and without a traffic light.” would suppose that we would also be added. this new modus operandi
30s, three men and three women- died The OFWs were on their way to recommending for similar declaration Last month, the Aquino government when they recently appre-
in the collision in Mie prefecture in work at electronics giant Sharp that has as what we have done in the past years,” has opened its doors for a new dialogue hended a man identified
western Japan. a factory in the area for the manufac- Mabanta said yesterday. with the National Democratic Front as Kelvin Barrenechea
Twenty other OFWs, including one ture of flat-panel television sets. in an appliance store in
But the official failed to determine (NDF). The peace process bogged down
who had obtained Japanese nationality, Philippine officials have yet to SM Harrison Plaza after
the duration of the planned ceasefire. in 2004 when the United States listed
purchasing thousands
and two Japanese -- the drivers of the identify the fatalities and the wounded Nevertheless, he said SOMOs have been the Communist Party of the Philippines worth of goods using a
bus and the trailer truck – were injured victims. declared for the past seven years. as a foreign terrorist organization. fake credit card.
Store manager Francis
Women below 18 not allowed Siblings appeal for new probe of Lacson case Penaranda said they dis-
covered the fraud the third
for night work – DOLE Close kin of fugitive Sen. what most Filipinos do, at home,” anguish. Our brother may not be in
time the suspect went to
Panfilo “Ping” Lacson appealed they said. jail right now, but we can feel his
Women who are below 18 years old are their shop.
to the government to conduct a Lacson’s siblings Romulo, suffering. Mental and emotional
prohibited to work at night by the Labor Code Penaranda said that
reinvestigation on the charges Feliciano, Reynaldo, Juanito, Ma. suffering is worse than physical
of the Philippines, the Department of Labor and during Barrenechea's last
linking the solon to the twin Corazon Lacson-Magpayo, Ernani pain,” they said. purchase, they noticed
Employment (DOLE) said.
murders of public relations man Lacson, and Ma. Cristina Lacson- Lacson, they added, was linked that the credit card num-
“On the night work prohibition for women,
Salvador “Bubby” Dacer and his Diaz signed the statement. to the case mainly through the ber registered on their
women employees may be allowed to work at
driver Emmanuel Corbito. Although Lacson remains out affidavit of former police colonel cashier terminal was dif-
night provided that the worker is not below 18
In a statement, Lacson's sib- of jail, they said he is suffering Cezar Mancao II, Lacson’s sub- ferent from what was on
years old,” said DOLE Sec. Rosalinda Baldoz.
lings also said it was their Christ- mentally and emotionally because ordinate when he was head of a the card itself.
Baldoz reminded that Article 130 of the Labor They later found out
mas wish for Lacson to finally be he was “robbed" of his honor when police anti-crime task force during
Code states that: “No woman, regardless of age, from the credit card is-
allowed to go home so they can he was linked to the abduction and the time of the murders.
shall be employed or permitted or suffered to suer that the card had
have a peaceful noche buena like murder of Dacer and Corbito in Mancao had claimed hearing
work, with or without compensation”. been deactivated after it
most Filipinos. November 2000. Lacson give the order to neutral-
Night work, according to the Labor chief, was reported stolen. Bar-
“Being away from home and “Being robbed of something ize Dacer while inside a vehicle.
means working from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. renechea denied having
from loved ones is one of the worst valuable causes us pain and an- Mancao claimed he was in the car anything to do with the
On the other hand, the Code has given the
situations to be in. Our wish is guish. But when that ‘something’ with Lacson, then police colonel credit card cloning, saying
power to the DOLE chief to issue exemptions to
for our brother to spend a quiet is our personal or family’s honor, Michael Ray Aquino, and driver he just bought the card at
the said prohibition.
Christmas dinner with us, like it causes terrible pain and extreme Reynaldo Oximoso, Jr. a shop along Recto.
Monday, November 29, 2010 7
Marquez still wants Villar, Vergara
get head start in
part 3 with Pacquiao NPC chess event
TOP Rank promotions big boss Bob Arum has said several times JOEY Villar of the Philippine Star
since Manny Pacquiao’s lopsided victory over Antonio Margarito and Benjie Vergara of Peoples Balita
two weeks ago that he still wants to make a Pacquiao-Floyd May- got off to a blazing start by posting
weather, Jr. fight. victories in the opening round of
But there already have been two failed negotiations, and May- the 1st National Press Club (NPC)
weather's current legal troubles could prevent it from taking place media chess tournament dubbed
even if the two sides reached an accord. as “Massacre in November Chess
Arum also has mentioned the possibility of Pacquiao fighting Tournament” at the Plaridel Hall
either “Sugar” Shane Mosley, welterweight champion Andre Berto of the National Press Club Bldg.
or Juan Manuel Marquez a third time. on Magallanes Drive, Intramuros,
Freddie Roach, Pacquiao’s trainer, would prefer the trilogy with Manila.
Marquez, who is set to defend his two lightweight titles against Villar, a former PUP chess varsity
Michael Katsidis at MGM Grand in Las Vegas. player who is best to remember by
“Marquez would be my No. 1 choice,” Roach said. “It has the NPC CHESS TOURNEY
winning the Philippine Artists chess National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) President/ Chairman Prospero "Butch" Pichay
history of two very good fights. Both fights were very close. People championships, defeated Jose Mari Jr,. and National Press Club (NPC) President Jerry S. Yap grace the start of the 1st NPC Media Chess
thought they could have gone either way. Obviously, Marquez Gutang of GMA 7 while Vergara beat Tournament at the National Press Club Bldg. in Intramuros, Manila. From left to right: Tournament
thought he won. The thing is it is a very sellable fight. It has all the Ria Gonzales of Bulgar. director RP and US chess master Almario Marlon Bernardino, Jr., Pichay, NPC directors Amor Virata,
Nats Taboy, William Dipasupil. Also in photo are NPC director Mina Navarro versus NPC director
ingredients. No less than National Chess Fed- Freddie Manalac, GM Wesley So, GM John Paul Gomez versus NPC director Tina Maralit.
“I feel it can be nothing but a great fight because they both know eration of the Philippines (NCFP)
each other's style.”
Marquez got up from three first-round knockdowns and earned a
President/ Chairman Prospero
“Butch” Pichay, Jr. and National China wallops Sokor in
draw with Pacquiao in May 2004. Nearly four years later, in March
2008, Pacquiao won a split decision over Marquez. Marquez thought
he won both fights and has been craving another.
Press Club (NPC) President Jerry S.
Yap and tournament organizer Atty. Asian Games volleyball
Toto Causing led the opening rites THE Chinese women's volleyball came back as China contributed four
“My priority is Pacquiao,” Marquez said Monday at Trinity Box- along with Grandmasters Wesley team won their fourth consecutive errors to South Korea's first six points.
ing Club in Hollywood. “But if it doesn't happen, then I can go and So and John Paul Gomez who just Asian Games title with a perfect 7-0 After the first technical time out, South
defend the lightweight title again or look forward to a fourth world arrived from a successful stint in the record by beating South Korea 3-2 in Korea overtook the lead at 15-14 with a
title in different weight classes.” Guangzhou Asian Games. their last match at Guangzhou Gym- 5-1 surge and rallied to 23-18 as China
No Mexican-born fighter has won more than three titles in dif- The Phl chess team brought nasium on Saturday. made a series unforced errors.
ferent divisions. silver medal in the standard rapid This is also the last gold medal Ma Yunwen scored two points in
“I like to be in the history books,” Marquez said. event. decided at the 16-day Guangzhou a row for China to claw it back at 21-
Asian Games, which concluded on 24, but Hwang Youn-Joo secured the
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