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The Making of “The Clash of the Titans”

March 31, 2010 Leave a comment
The story Clash of the Titans is all about gods and goddesses.  Perseus, Medusa, Zeus, etc…They are just one of the characters that you could dig on to this story.
On April 1, 2010, it will be showed on the screens of Singapore.  It will be a great hit and hopefully a good one.
Have you ever wondered how they made this movie?  Jumping actors, killing beast all over the creeks and mountains is just an amazing sight for the adventure movie lovers.
Take a look at the making of this movie with this video clip.

Comparative Presidential Data:A Black Propaganda?

March 31, 2010 Leave a comment

Yet another day at my computer, looking for something new on what’s happening in our world.  An email caught my eye that has few introductory words complete with data in a tabular form.

The form consists of data from 2010 Election Presidential Candidates.  Each was presented with their best achievements and sprayed with the fragrance of  politics.

One candidate caught my attention, Noynoy Aquino.  His records were astonishingly out of this world!  So I said, ok, are these data were really true or yet another Black Propaganda for this person?

Take a look at the data taken from the email.

Comparative Presidential Candidates 2010 Data

I was surprised that this man, Noynoy Aquino, has all the zeros in him.  Where did the data came from?  Is this really the truth about the man?

Intrigued by that e-mail, I searched Noynoy’s website and found his achievements as a politician.

The data from the email didn’t match on the official website’s data of Noynoy Aquino.  I got some of them to show you his achievements.

Aquino is a leading member of the Liberal Party. He currently holds the position of Vice Chairman of the Liberal Party, having assumed the post on 17 March 2006. He was previously Secretary General of the party (1999-2002), Vice-President of the Luzon Liberal Party (2002-2004), and Secretary General of the party (2004-16 March 2006).

Aquino was elected to the House of Representatives in 1998, representing the 2nd District of Tarlac. He won re-election in 2001 and 2004, and served until 2007.

Aquino served on numerous committees as a member of Congress: the Public Order and Security, Transportation and Communications, Agriculture, Banks and Financial Intermediaries, Peoples’ Participation, Suffrage and Electoral Reforms, Appropriations, Natural Resources, and Trade and Industry committees (11th Congress), the Civil, Political and Human Rights, Good Government, Public Order and Security, Inter-Parliamentary Relations and Diplomacy committees (12th Congress), and the Banks and Financial Intermediaries, Energy, Export Promotion, Public Order and Safety committees (13th Congress). -source:

More Achievements of Noynoy Aquino….

Manny Villar credentials shows that he made more than 20 Bills and Resolutions. His records can be viewed here…

You can view Gibo Teodoro’s achievements here…

Dick Gordon’s website is found here…

Now, do not be lured by these false propaganda spreading in the net.  You must know the source of it and be your guide for you to choose who’s the best person to lead our country…OUR PHILIPPINES.

6.0 Earthquake at MINDORO, PHILIPPINES

March 25, 2010 Leave a comment

A magnitude of 6.0 was felt at:

  • Thursday, March 25, 2010 at 05:29:28 UTC
  • 13.744°N, 120.069°E
  • horizontal +/- 8.9 km (5.5 miles); depth +/- 13 km (8.1 miles)
  • Thursday, March 25, 2010 at 01:29:28 PM at epicenter
  • 107 km (66 miles) W (269°) from Batangas, Luzon, Philippines
  • 123 km (77 miles) S (191°) from Olongapo, Luzon, Philippines
  • 126 km (78 miles) WNW (288°) from Calapan, Mindoro, Philippines
  • 139 km (86 miles) SW (225°) from MANILA, Philippines

Source: NOAA Pacific Tsunami Warning Center

Beware on AFTER SHOCKS…..

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7-Eleven (GULP) Poll Survey on 2010 Elections Results!

March 25, 2010 Leave a comment

“A sip of Gulp at 7-Eleven on a hot summer day quenches your thirst away.”

While I was sipping and looking outside the window of 7-Eleven.  Presidential Candidates 2010 banners are scattered in every inch of walls and hanging, dangling on to the street lights.

I looked around the 7-eleven store, took a deep breath and said, “Thank God, no views of banners and election paraphernalia inside this store.”  Then took another sip of Gulp and…”What the…this cup has it!”

7-Eleven in 2000, started a Presidential poll in the United States using their coffee cup, where customer choose a cup for George W. Bush or Al Gore and in 2004 for George W. Bush and John Kerry.

But, it didn’t stopped there.  In 2008, another poll from 7-eleven was conducted for Barack Obama and John McCain and that closely matched the official election results.

7-Eleven Elections Survey 2010 logo

Now, about 450 branches of 7-eleven in the Philippines recently conducted a Presidential survey based on the sale of their Gulp cups.  A customer will choose on what cup he likes for his Gulp.  Each cup has the color and the face of each Presidential Candidate.

7-Eleven Gulp Cups Presidential Election Survey

7-Eleven Gulp Cups

The result was released and Noynoy Aquino made a 58% lead against the second, Gibo Teodoro.

7-Eleven Presidential Election 2010 Survey Results

7-Eleven Survey Results

The Casts of “The Clash of the Titans”

March 23, 2010 Leave a comment

This April 1, 2010, prepare for the Clash of the Titans.  From the Greek Mythology to the big screen and it’s surely going to be a box office hit.

The movie is about the mortal son of the god Zeus embarks on a perilous journey to stop the underworld and its minions from spreading their evil to Earth as well as the heavens.

Who are the actors and actresses of the Clash of the Titans?

Sam Worthington as:  Perseus -According to legend, he was the son of Zeus.  A Greek hero who killed Medusa and claimed Andromeda, having rescued her from a sea monster.

Sam Worthington as Perseus

Sam Worthington as Perseus

Ralph Fiennes as: Hades – Gods of the Underworld, was the King of the Underworld, the god of death and the dead

Ralph Fiennes as Hades

Ralph Fiennes as Hades

Liam Neeson as: Zeus – the King of the Gods, the ruler of Mount Olympus and the god of the sky and thunder.

Liam Neeson as Zeus

Liam Neeson as Zeus

Gemma Arterton as Io – a priestess of Hera who became one of the lovers of Zeus. Daughter of Inachus, king of Argos.

Gemma Arterton as Io

Gemma Arterton as Io

Alexa Davalos as: Andromeda – Wife of Perseus. Daughter of Cepheus and Cassiopeia, king and queen of the kingdom Ethiopia.

Alexa Davalos as Andromeda

Alexa Davalos as Andromeda

Danny Huston as: Poseidon – god of the sea and, as “Earth-Shaker,” of earthquakes.

Danny Huston as Poseidon

Danny Huston as Poseidon

Izabella Miko as: Athena – is the goddess of civilization, wisdom, strength, strategy, craft, justice and skill.

Izabella Miko as Athena

Izabella Miko as Athena

Jason Flemyng as: Acrisius – king of Argos, and a son of Abas and Aglaea.

Jason Flemyng as Acrisius

Jason Flemyng as Acrisius

Polly Walker as: Cassiopeia– was the queen and consort of King Cepheus in Ethiopia. Mother of Andromeda.

Polly Walker as Cassiopeia

Polly Walker as Cassiopeia

Natalie Cox as: Artemis – the daughter of Zeus and Leto, and the twin sister of Apollo.  the Hellenic goddess of the hunt, wild animals, wilderness, childbirth, virginity, fertility, young girls and disease in women and often was depicted as a huntress carrying a bow and arrows.

Natalie  Cox as Artemis

Natalie Cox as Artemis

Natalia Vodianova as: Medusa – was a gorgon, a chthonic female monster, and a daughter of Phorcys and Ceto.

Natalia Vodianova as Medusa

Natalia Vodianova as Medusa

Clash of the Titan’s Movie Posters: Order now!

Clash of the Titans, Original 27x40 Double-sided Advance (Medussa) Movie Poster 2010 Clash of the Titans 11 x 17 Movie Poster - Style A

PGMA’s Gift for Manny Pacquiao

March 23, 2010 Leave a comment

Again, Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao made the Filipinos proud for his victory against Joshua Clottey.

It was celebrated by millions of Filipinos worldwide.

He was called by the Palace to meet with President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo together with her husband First Gentleman Atty. Jose Miguel Arroyo.

“Congratulations! Thank you for doing our country proud,” the President told Pacquiao.

Manny Pacquiao's cake from the President

A three-layered ginger-barako coffee-chocolate cake was given to Manny Pacquiao, which was especially prepared by Palace chefs Kristen Mae Andres and Lilibeth Biliones.

Each concentric round layer of the cake, which weighed 12 kilos and stood 11 inches tall, was colored red, blue and white to symbolize the colors of the Philippine flag.

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Philippine Embassy in Singapore

March 21, 2010 Leave a comment

I’ve accompanied a friend to the Philippine Embassy in Singapore.  It was located at 20 Nassim Road, Singapore 258395.

Yes I know it’s Sunday, but they’re open ’til 3pm.

How to get to the Philippine Embassy?

You could ride a bus and alight at the nearest bus stop at Tanglin Road then walk your way through Nassim Road.

If you are taking the train, you can alight at the Orchard Station (NS22), walk pass through Shaw Center and enter the Nassim Road before Tanglin  Shopping Center. This is a 1-km walk, better stretch those muscles.

Try to trace the location on the map labelled letter A.

Philippine Embassy at Singapore Map

If you need to process any document, proceed first to the entrance gate and log in to the record book and the guard on duty will give you the form to fill up.

These are the photos inside the embassy premises.  We arrive at 11am and the sun was shining hot.

Waiting Area

At the waiting area waiting for my friend, facing at the guard house.

People waiting for their turn

Facing at the OWWA windows

Facing Windows 1-4

People queuing for their turn

My friend is the 220th person for that day.

Few tips: Bring with you all the necessary documents that you have, passports, birth certificate and everything.  Bring extra shirt, ballpen, a bottle of water, umbrella and of course…money worth for the fee.