Best Read : East Side

from here http://classicalgeektheatre.blogspot.com/2009/06/eastside-of-la.html The folks representing the “true” Eastside have harassed CGT in the comment sections in the past and I’ve paid them no heed. Neighborhood beefs and turf wars are small-minded and silly. It reminds me of when I was in high school and the “Class of ’99” felt they needed to protect their […]

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What’s Playing? Jumper by Third Eye Blind

Image by BigBlue via Flickr Jumper Third Eye Blind I wish you would step back from that ledge, my friend You could cut ties with all the lies That you’ve been living in And if you do not want to see me again I would understand I would understand The angry boy, a bit too […]

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rePost:Finding Happiness:Stumbling and Mumbling: Money, reputation and happiness

Image via Wikipedia I suspect there might not be. One reason why I think I’m happier now than when I was younger (despite the U-shape in happiness over the life cycle) is precisely that I’ve stopped giving a damn what anyone thinks about me. If you care about your reputation, you end up worrying about […]

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Stumbling and Mumbling: The power of stereotypes

Image by peterjaena via Flickr This is sad to read. In the Philippines people are labeled early on because of close family ties, where 2nd or 3rd degree relatives see each other at least once a year. One thing I observe in these awkward situation is the way people give young kids labels that tend […]

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Thanksgiving!

We don’t have thanksgiving here in the Philippines but that is no reason to snatch a holiday and thank the people who have made my life great! Thanks to my Mom and Dad, my brother and sister for supporting me during the times when life makes me want to give up. To my friends who […]

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