‘Civil partnership’ and not marriage

There’s a bill in the House of Representatives recognizing, legalizing the unions of members of the LGBT community. It’s called “civil partnership.” Under the bill authored by Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, “consenting adults” of either same sex or opposite sex” will enjoy privileges and rights granted to spouses.

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Four outstanding active directors


National Artists – Gerry de Leon, Bert Avellana, Eddie Romero, Manuel Conde, Lino Brocka, Ishmael Bernal.

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‘Overrated pleasures, underrated treasures’


“Overrated pleasures” are actors and actresses big in ego but small in talent. Those who are products of publicity, hype, promo… and manage to last for a while. Yes, only for a while as in no time their inadequacies are seen, exposed.

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So what else is new?


Highspeed’s items on Filipino stars with foreign blood drew varied reactions from readers, one of them saying, “So what else is new?”

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