(Below is a slightly edited piece I’ve written for a blog that has gone offline for more than a year now and was posted in 2012 when I was still working for InterAksyon.com.)
Drunken Dispatches said it best.
On Wednesday, the blog on Tumblr remarked on Twitter that
Earthquakes, a confrontation between PH and China, and the countdown to that NoKor rocket launch. We all need a drink or two tonight.
— Drunken Dispatches (@DrunkenDispatch) April 11, 2012