My Archives: August 2002

Friday, August 30, 2002

Ten years, by any measure, is a significant amount of time. That's longer than I've been married and longer than I've had kids too. [more]
12:34 PM GMT+8

Wednesday, August 28, 2002

I had long wanted to try Red Crab Seafood and Steaks in the Tomas Morato area but never got around to doing so. Fate, probably, had wanted to keep me away but I had to insist so last August 3, we found ourselves eating at Red Crab, in their Remedios, Malate branch. [more]
12:55 PM GMT+8

Tuesday, August 27, 2002

I was out practically the whole of last week. All the stress and fatigue from the last two years finally caught up with me. I rarely get sick but when I do, I'm out for days. [more]
12:41 PM GMT+8

Tuesday, August 20, 2002

The Kinder Zoo is located inside the Manila Zoo. Visitors have to pay the entrance fee to the main zoo and then the P40 entrance for the Kinder Zoo itself. [more]
12:20 PM GMT+8

Thursday, August 15, 2002

Just when you thought things couldn't get curiouser - Kris falling for Joey Marquez (to this day, I ask the question: "Why?"); Alma confronting Kris at the Asian Hospital; Kris crying her heart out on national television -- the real-life tele-novela has the nation wondering: "What's next?" [more]
06:25 PM GMT+8

The Planetarium is located on Burgos St. in Manila (turn right if you're on Roxas Boulevard coming from Gil Puyat or Edsa) - somewhere in the vicinity of the Manila Hotel (on the opposite side). Once you're on Burgos, it will be on your right. There is parking inside the compound.

06:15 PM GMT+8

Wednesday, August 14, 2002

As kids, my classmate and friend, Suzette and I looked forward to our almost yearly school trips to the planetarium. We enjoyed the shows which featured the planets, the constellations, etc. in a super-dark theatre. [more]
06:12 PM GMT+8

Monday, August 12, 2002

In our parish, a publication called "Lift Up Your Hands" is distributed every Sunday where one may read reflections on the readings/Gospel. The reflections are written in both English and Tagalog so that one may read the version in the language that one is more comfortable with. [more]
05:58 PM GMT+8

Friday, August 9, 2002

After seven years, my analog phone cum deadly weapon finally conked out. Yup, till about a few days ago, I surprisingly survived in this country, the texting capital of the world, without text. [more]
05:25 PM GMT+8

Thursday, August 8, 2002

The dictionary defines a thermometer as an: "instrument for measuring temperature...consisting of a sealed glass tube containing a column of liquid,as mercury, that rises and falls with temperature changes." [more]
06:05 PM GMT+8

What a way to celebrate a first birthday - no Angelhouser entry for one straight week. Shame on me. [more]
05:46 PM GMT+8

Thursday, August 1, 2002

By the power vested in me as an irate, tax-paying, forever-stuck-in-traffic Filipino citizen, I declare the abolition of the Senate effective today.(Strains of "Bakya mo Nene(ng)" play in the background now.) [more]
12:56 PM GMT+8

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