Ateneo – La Salle Basketball Rivalry on the New York Times

Raphael Bartholomew writes a piece on Philippine basketball culture for the New York Times. He talks about the rivalry between Ateneo and La Salle, the culture of college basketball, game fixing, and the obtuse difference between the players of each school: Although Ateneo and La Salle have similar upper-class student bodies, their respective basketball teams … Continue reading Ateneo – La Salle Basketball Rivalry on the New York Times

Thought: The impact of Playboy Philippines to the publishing industry

EDIT: Review of first issue here. EDIT: Read today in the Philippine Start that Playboy Philippines will be launched on April 2 2008 at the Sofitel. The editor in chief is Beting Laygo Dolor. There will be no nudity as being daring is not a mark of success. Playboy Philippines will contain articles in good … Continue reading Thought: The impact of Playboy Philippines to the publishing industry

WTF! WTF! WTF!

Rico sent this to me earlier today. Rather disturbing. I knew my media related work would catch up sooner or later. Please help me hide. Any information on the events that occurred would be helpful.