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The Bully

Mar 31, 2016 - 8:05 PM

See him watch him howling through the night in a roar of chrome and steel Tell your boys run Tell your women hide Get out steer clear and God help the fuckers who get in the way

The Loudest of Them All

Mar 31, 2016 - 8:04 PM

For the third time Miriam Defensor Santiago continues to believe she will win the presidency Stupid is forever she says

The Bandit King

Mar 31, 2016 - 8:01 PM

Lord of the city thief in the night the barefaced bandit who ll take what he can get and pawn what he can’t Watch your back check your pockets – and wash your hands after he leaves

Duterte-Miriam love fest blooms at presidential debate

Feb 21, 2016 - 6:18 PM

The mutual admiration between Rodrigo Duterte and Miriam Santiago surfaces during the first part of the Cagayan de Oro presidential debate

MUTUAL ADMIRATION. Miriam Santiago and Rodrigo Duterte give each other a hug onstage. Photo courtesy of Comelec EID

The Imagined President

Feb 19, 2016 - 8:15 AM

Rappler s presidential profile series maps the narratives presented by both candidates and critics in the campaign for 2016

The Once and Future King

Feb 19, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Amazing Grace they call her the unknown hero born from unknown roots drafted into reluctant service by fate and circumstance her heart pure her courage vast

Mar of the People

Feb 19, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Here he speaks the private man called into a public life without drama without illusions without the grand narratives of his political opponents Watch him stolid and square marching fast forward to the future

The Punisher

Feb 19, 2016 - 8:00 AM

See him watch him bursting into the night in a roar of chrome and steel Tell the crooks to run Tell the pimps to hide Blow out the smoke get out steer clear and fuck all the fuckers who get in the way

Cinderella Man

Feb 19, 2016 - 8:00 AM

His name is a benediction Jesus and Joseph and Mary rolling off the tongue He is Jojo to his friends He is Binay to the press He is the defender of the downtrodden and the persecuted hero of the common man Jojo Binay is family and family looks out for family ”

The Smartest of Them All

Feb 19, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Any idiot can run for political office Any idiot can ramble through a useless privilege speech Choose the leader who is number one Choose the woman who will stand who will fight and who will not die at the hands of intellectual pygmies

Miriam: ‘Disregard’ claims of human rights violations vs Duterte

Dec 14, 2015 - 4:14 PM

‘We are best friends Sometimes we descend to the level of hyperbole You exaggerate so it becomes more effective ’ says the presidential aspirant

'JUST EXAGGERATING.' Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago poses with students of the Rizal Technological University in Pasig where she joked about human rights allegations against Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Miriam Santiago: 'Poe has gall to insist on presidency'

Dec 14, 2015 - 3:31 PM

Santiago alludes to Poe: Even if you have not yet proven yourself to the people you will already have the gall to insist on being president?

CROWD FAVORITE. Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago delivers a speech before students of the Rizal Technological University in Pasig. Photo courtesy of Santiago's office

Jamby Madrigal: Unafraid to pick a fight

Mar 09, 2013 - 3:54 PM

Jamby Madrigal prides herself in being a fighter but this same aggressive nature is what turns off other voters