Filipino Photos May 16th 2009 Ah... alliteration - and an amazing amount of it in the last few blog entries. It is, of course, unquestionable that everyone loves such impressive wordplay, but even we're beginning to find this literary tomfoolery a little tedious. So, you have our word(s) that the next blog title will be free of any alliteration, or dazzling wordplay of any kind.
But, until that time, here's the best of the bu ... read more
Asia » Philippines The Philippine Islands became a Spanish colony during the 16th century; they were ceded to the US in 1898 following the Spanish-American War. In 1935 the Philippines became a self-governing commonwealth. Manuel QUEZON was elected President and was ta... ... read more