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from Positively Filipino | Online Magazine for Filipinos in the Diaspora

Of Cocks and Men

Sabungan (cockfighting) (Source: "Album, Islas Filipinas, 1683-1888," by Juan Maria Cariño and Sonia Pinto Ner. Manila: Ars Mundi. Philippines, (2004))

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19 Real Life Examples of An Extroverted Introvert So You Don’t Get Confused

Do Not Give In To The Tough Times If You Are… This short but powerful message was broth to you by the great Les Brown. Follow him on Facebook and let yourself be inspired! No matter how bad it is no matter how bad it gets you are going to make it!

Tagalog girls selling lansones and cooked food, Manila, Philippines -- Oct. 1900 by John T Pilot, via Flickr

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10 slang phrases you’ll need to know in the Philippines

10 slang phrases you'll need to know in the Philippines

In front of an Iloilo sari-sari store

"Rizal Day Parade on the Luneta, Manila, Philippines, early 20th Century before 1909" In the background Intramuros can be seen on the right. On the left Manila Hotel was not there yet so this picture has to date before 1909 the year the hotel was built. H. C. White company

One way of going somewhere in the Philippines if you don’t want to walk, Mayon Volcano, Luzon, Philippines, early 20th Century by John T Pilot, via Flickr

RALLY ’ROUND THE FLAG. Emilio Aguinaldo, then in his 60s, posed postwar in his home in Kawit, Cavite, with his favorite flag, the same flag which is now in the museum set up by his great-grandson in Baguio City. Found tucked under his deathbed, this flag will have to undergo thorough testing, according to historian Ambeth Ocampo, before it can be authenticated as the original one sewn by Marcela Agoncillo in Hong Kong according to the specs of Aguinaldo.