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Were You an Atari Baby?

Were You an Atari Baby?

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(On ’80s Video Games) If you were a kid or a teenager in the late ’70s or the mid-’80s, then you were surely one of those who spent countless hours in that era playing

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Hey, You! Don’t Sing That Song!

Hey, You! Don’t Sing That Song!

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(False Sense of Entitlement) Story #1: Justin Bieber covers the song “Love Will Tear Us Apart” by Joy Division. Many fans of the seminal English Post-Punk band protested, starting to ridicule Bieber; some even

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Naka-attend Ka Na Ba ng Fashion Show?

Naka-attend Ka Na Ba ng Fashion Show?

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(DKF Runway, June 16, District Stop) Winnipeg’s Filipino community is steeped with events that involve singing, dancing, and other performance and entertainment arts. However, seldom do we see a full-on fashion show being produced

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Sino ang Mas Importante: Anak o Magulang?

Sino ang Mas Importante: Anak o Magulang?

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(On the Importance of Understanding What’s Really Important) According to a news article (entitled “Your kids should not be the most important in the family” by John Rosemond, published on January 1, 2017, in

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To Be or Not To Be Tolerant

To Be or Not To Be Tolerant

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(On Dealing with Disagreements) Sa kasulukuyang panahon, maraming tao ang regular na laman ng social media na gaya ng Facebook, masigasig na naglalahad ng kani-kanilang kasiyahan, mga hinaing at sari-saring personal na problema, mga

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Gaano Mo Kakilala ang Manitoba? (part 2)

Gaano Mo Kakilala ang Manitoba? (part 2)

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(Some Significant Landmarks in Winnipeg) Noong nakaraang isyu, ating binisita ang ilan sa mga kilalang istrakturang matatagpuan sa Winnipeg—ang Esplanade Riel, Canadian Museum for Human Rights, at ang Golden Boy ng Manitoba Legislative Building.

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Gaano Mo Kakilala ang Manitoba?

Gaano Mo Kakilala ang Manitoba?

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Kung matagal-tagal ka nang naninirahan sa Winnipeg, e siguradong ilang beses mo nang nadaanan o napuntahan mismo ang mga ito, na ilan lang sa mahahalagang istrakturang matatagpuan sa siyudad ng Winnipeg. However, have you

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Gaano Nga Ba Kahalaga ang Tamang Paggamit ng Wika?

Gaano Nga Ba Kahalaga ang Tamang Paggamit ng Wika?

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Marami ang nagsasabi na hindi na mahalaga kung mali-mali ang grammar mo sa paghahayag ng iyong gustong sabihin, basta raw ba naiintindihan ang gustong mong sabihin. Ang problema na nga e, kung mali-mali ang

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Bigotry Begins at Home

Bigotry Begins at Home

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Maraming mga magulang na hindi napapansin na marami sa mga itinuturo nila sa kanilang mga anak sa pang-araw-araw na buhay ay malaki ang nagiging epekto sa pagiging mapanghusga ng mga ito. Different parents have

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