In the afternoon we paid a visit to the palliative care hospice that my brother-in-law was a partner in. It was a bit of a drive, as far as Davao distances go anyhow, but we made it there all right. It was the chance to go to a part of Davao I hadn't only previously seen in passing.
The elections are still very much on my mind. Whatever the outcome, we seem to have crossed a threshold. We've shown ourselves to be less kind, less tolerant, less inclined to discuss. Instead, there is a readiness to pounce on the least amount of dissent. Social media has been turned into a weapon, no intelligence required, only the ability TO
I hope someday the sociologists turn their eye towards this and dissect the hysteria and the cult of personality that's built up. In the meantime, I am hoping for the best, that we won't become a joke of a country again.
I tried Ubuntu 16.04. It looks good. I might run it on Dad's laptop for awhile.