Wednesday, April 04, 2007

What have you been smoking, Madame?

...and can I have some of it?

Oh, I know, we're in the middle of Holy Week and all. We should be charitable, meditative, and nice. But when someone guarantees an "economic miracle", well, you just have to wonder if they're high.

However, if you want a slightly more religious bent -- and we are still in the Lenten season -- here's a relevant passage:

Again, the devil took Him to a very high mountain, and showed Him all the kingdoms of the world, and their glory; and he said to Him, "All these things will I give You, if You fall down and worship me."

Then Jesus said to him, "Begone, Satan! For it is written, 'You shall worship the Lord your God, and serve Him only.'"

In other news, T-Bill rates are down again. Sigh.


  1. Very appropriate passage. A poster of it would be a nice Easter gift for Madame. :D

  2. this is hilarious! one can almost imagine Nora Aunor in the white kamison wailing, "walang himala!" economic miracle, my foot. oh, and your bike is nice.

  3. korek ka dyan! di ko lubos maiisip how they could come up with these "announcements".

    onga pala, tried posting this on the "women prefer ubuntu"post pero mukhang di pumasok. was just wondering kung saan pwede humingi/bumili(?) ng ubuntu tshirts. kung nakuha mo na yung original message, syensya na medyo makulit ha. :) thanks!

  4. Leah: he he, sige bigay ko through my kumareng Luli. Just kidding.

    Vida: thanks!

    UbuntuMama: the new shirts were made by Yolynne Medina. Try looking up her blog at I did print out Ubuntu shirts before, but I already ran out.