Category: Kibitzer’s Corner

Pinocchio Reid

J. G. Azarcon, Esq.

By J. G. Azarcon, Esq. At a time when unemployment edged up to 8.3% and gross domestic product for the second quarter of 2012 limped to an anemic 1.25%, Senate Minority… Read More

Barry’s folly

By J. G. Azarcon, Esq.

  By J. G. Azarcon, Esq. I salute the new Philippine Ambassador to Washington, DC, His Excellency Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. This gentleman can actually deliver a diplomatic punch with… Read More

Energetic president

J. G. Azarcon, Esq.

J. G. Azarcon, Esq. Easter is over and done this year. A few devotees in the Philippines have fulfilled their vows to suffer penitence by crucifixion. In America, we continue… Read More


J. G. Azarcon, Esq.

Presidential elections must be just around the corner. The White House has already unleashed Vice President Joe Biden to engage in a shock and awe campaign. For starter, Biden brings… Read More

Barack vs. Barack

By J. G. Azarcon, Esq.

J. G. Azarcon, Esq. Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, former senator Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, Texas Congressman Ron Paul and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich continue to slug… Read More

Impeachment Blues

J. G. Azarcon, Esq.

By J.G. Azacon, Esq. What promised to be an attention grabbing TV spectacle reminiscent of the impeachment trial of deposed former president Erap Estrada is slowly turning into a tedious and… Read More

Religious freedom

J. G. Azarcon, Esq.

J.G. Azacon, Esq. Catholic clergy were up in arms last week over the Obama administration’s announcement to implement a provision in Obamacare that will require religious institutions to provide health… Read More

Hello and goodbye, Pres. Noy


By J.G. Azarcon, Esq. Pres. Noynoy came to town. The curious and the adoring gathered at a plush Washington hotel to welcome the most powerful and eligible bachelor in the… Read More

Oil vs windmills

By J.G. Azarcon, Esq. The United States and several other countries have agreed to release 60 million barrels of oil from their strategic reserves purportedly to replace some 140 million… Read More

Wow Philippines?

By J.G. Azarcon, Esq. I spent two weeks in Manila in May to visit family and some R&R. The Filipinos are still there, and in greater numbers. There is a… Read More

Manny vs. poverty


By J.G. Azarcon, Esq. Here we go again, another  Manny Pacquiao win. The living Filipino boxing legend hardly sweated  in a twelve-round match with Shane Mosely that failed to live… Read More

Pres. Noy

By J.G. Azarcon, Esq. Several planeloads of Ameripinos spent their own money to attend the inauguration of the new president of the Philippines, Noynoy Aquino. These blue seal Pinoys were… Read More


By J.G. Azarcon, Esq. It is the culmination of responsibility fulfilled, objectives achieved and celebration deserved. My wife and I are graduating, but not from college. We did that many… Read More

Tea party Part II

Predicting election outcomes these days is like guessing whether or not it will snow two weeks from now. The victory of Scott Brown in Massachusetts is a shocker. Nobody in… Read More

Santas gifts

By J.G. Azarcon, ESQ. The naughty and the nice somehow all got something for Christmas. Here is the score… Super golfer Tiger Woods was gifted with a secure cellular telephone… Read More

Face of evil

By J.G. Azarcon, ESQ. The merciless slaughter of 57 people in a convoy to file the certificate of candidacy of Mayor Mangundadatu for governor of Maguindanao in the Philippines will… Read More

Thank you!

By J.G. Azarcon, ESQ. Happy Thanksgiving! Its a day we take stock of the good things and the challenges that have befallen our way. Notwithstanding unfulfilled expectations and unforseen misfortunes,… Read More

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