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Not Derped Yet – DoMagick 2018 & Life in General

Well, carp. It’s been that long, huh? The truth is that life’s been busy, and updating the blog was something that I kept putting off. I finally found a weekend to spruce up the place a bit – with any … Continue reading

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How To Enjoy TACS 2018 – A Guide!

The Tactical, Survival and Arms Expo 2018 is here, and boy is it a doozy! Seminars, meetups, and merchandise galore for the discriminating consumer await! So how do you make the most of it? Read on! Note: All information in … Continue reading

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Comic Con Asia 2018 – A First Look

It’s new! It’s controversial! If you’re reading this, then you already know (or at least have heard about) the news surrounding Comic Con Asia this 2018. Touted as the freshest pop-culture convention that will hit Manila on March 24 – … Continue reading

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John Eats @ Instalado

In the movie Instalado¬†(IMDB link), one is treated to a vision of a futuristic city on the horizon. Their holographic billboards float in the sky as the sun mercilessly beats down on a wide expanse of rain-parched farmland. It’s the … Continue reading

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On Sex, Online Harassment, & Personal Privilege

A friend shared a story of sexual harassment with me today. A hapless girl’s pictures and contact information was shared within a group encouraging sexually inappropriate behavior and remarks. It didn’t matter that she was fully clothed, or that she … Continue reading

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The Uberpool Dilemma: What Gives?

Riders love Uberpool. It’s cheap, (mostly) reliable, and quite efficient. When one isn’t pressed for time, one can enjoy the comfort of a regular Uber trip at a budget-friendly price. It’s not too hard to imagine why people prefer it … Continue reading

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Food Parks & Food Places: Where To?

Food parks! The convenient solution to that craving for a quick bite when you’re tired of the regular fare! The place to see new dishes you haven’t heard of without breaking the bank! And the spot to hang out with … Continue reading

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Event Review: 1st Tactical & Survival Expo (TACS)

I attended the recent Tactical and Survival Expo (aka TacS, old link) sponsored by the Firearms and Ammunition Manufacturer’s Association of the Philippines (woo, what a mouthful!)¬†in Megamall last June 4. It was an interesting event, although it didn’t quite … Continue reading

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We Do The Uber Math of Driver Ratings

Let’s do the Uber math for a second. Obviously, your driver rating influences many things: how well riders think of your service and how above (or below) the cut you are for the program. Anecdotally/speculatively, it may factor into several … Continue reading

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Driving Into A Decent Uber Rating (Drivers, Note)

You want a high Uber rating as an driver? Great! So does everyone. But people have always wondered what goes behind that 5.0, and it can be summed up in two words: be professional. But how?

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