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3 Cost Effective Ways to Solve Metro Manila's Traffic Problem

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The Facebook page of ANC 24/7 is asking for its reader's suggestion on how to solve Metro Manila's traffic problem.


This got me thinking, "what is the best way to solve Metro Manila's traffic problem?" It's easy to make suggestions, what's hard is the implementation and the cost of implementation. So what is the the best way to solve Metro Manila's traffic problem and the most cost effective solution?

Punitive Fines
First of all, any implementation will definitely cost money, a lot of money. The cause of the traffic mess is the people themselves so it's only right that those causing the traffic problem should be fined and the fine should hurt. That way, the fines will pay for the cost of enforcing the law.
The fines should start at P500 and goes up every week if you don't pay it within 15 days. To enforce this and prevent people from ignoring the fine. It will be tied to their driver's license or car registration. They cannot renew their d…

Jeeploma - A Moving Artwork by Paul Taladtad

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The above painting is the Grand Prize winner of the recently concluded 32nd DPC-PLDT Visual Arts Competition. The artwork is entitled "Jeeploma" with the description "Jeeploma is consist of two different word, jeep and deploma(sic), which depict the hard working of our jeepney driver in order finish the study of his children."

The theme of this years competition is "Pinoy Pride" and what else would bring a Pinoy more pride than to see their children graduate from University.

This artwork is quite moving since Jeepney drivers are not known to make a lot of money. This painting show how, through hard work, a Jeepney driver was able to raise this children and pay for their college education.

This work was created by Paul Taladtad, 24, a third-year Fine Arts student at the Adventist University of the Philippines (AUP). His work will be featured on the covers of the 2018-2019 DPC Yellow Pages and PLDT White Pages in Metro Manila.

Le Chazz, AJ and Iya Stand-Up Comedy in Vienna

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Here is another stand-up act by Le Chazz, AJ and Iya in Vienna.

What Is Boastful? Laughtrip with Le Chazz, Iya and AJ

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Le Chazz, AJ and Iyah is a popular stand-up comedy trio in the Philippines. Check out their act at a comedy bar.




How Elon Musk Built His Empire - [Infographic]

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This graphic was created by information designer Anna Vital, read her full article here.
Step by Step: How Elon Musk Built His Empire (by Anna Vital)“The next Bill Gates will not build an operating system. The next Larry Page or Sergey Brin won’t make a search engine. Tomorrow’s champions will not win by competing ruthlessly in today’s marketplace. They will escape competition altogether, because their businesses will be unique.”– Peter Thiel in “Zero to One” In the bookZero to One, prominent entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shares his vision on what it takes to create an extraordinary company. Specifically, Thiel believes that instead of making incremental upgrades to an existing product or service, a company must aim to do something completely new to avoid ruthless competition. While Thiel has worked with many impressive people over the years, Thiel points to Elon Musk as a particularlysuccessful memberof the Paypal Mafia that has gone “zero to one” many times. THE RÉSUMÉ At on…

Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho: Ano ang nangyari kay Super Tekla?

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Araw-araw natin siyang kinagiliwan sa 'Wowowin,' ngunit naging maugong ang kaniyang pangalan sa social media nang biglang mawala si Super Tekla sa afternoon game show ng GMA. Ano nga ba ang nangyari sa stand-up comedian at host na kilala bilang si Romeo Librada sa tunay na buhay?




You Laugh, You Lose: Comedians Crack Jokes At Each Other While The Other Keeps a Straight Face

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Two comedians tell dad jokes to each other. The first one to laugh loses. The one with the most points wins.