Under the Talisay Tree: has a very interesting entry on gerrymandering in Cebu. Torn and frayed in Manila: returns to the front with an intriguing entry on possibly the most depressing song in the world. Sassy Lawyer: blogs on the journalistic news of the day -“Deep Throat” is finally revealed by Woodward & Bernstein. notes from the peanut gallery : has an entry on static electricity sparks (I was under the impression it didn’t really happen to people here, but increasingly, it does).
In the news, there’s 1948 law says it’s Ozamiz, not Ozamis – INQ7.net: which is odd. The reference of first resort to anyone looking up a law passed before 1972 is the Official Gazette, a marvelous reference for laws, supreme court decisions, and executive issuances. They could also have consulted Cornejo’s mammoth Commonwealth Encyclopedia, which would have settled the issue, too.