The Chair by Rob San Miguel

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Current Rank: 53 (News & Journalism)
Site Description: Not really the news but what do the current news mean to us. The blog is run by anonymous members of “The Movable Circle,” composed of writers, filmmakers, educators, gods, demons, sardonics, and other living creatures.
Date Joined: Mar 23, 2012

Tags: news analysis, politics, pop culture, sardonicim, humor

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Nalibot Ko Na Ang Mundo: Maikling Travelogue ng isang Breadwinner
on Mar 1, 2013 in Louvre breadwinner Travel Piazza Navona Image part ofpublic domainMy Last Article (Huling Sanaysay):Paminsan minsan nangangarap akong makapaglakbay sa ibang bansa. Marating ang India at makita ang Taj  Mahal. Makaabot sa Pranses at lasapin ang mga masasarap na pagkain. Mabisita ang mu...

Thanking God for All Our Blessings May Be a Bad Thing
on Feb 23, 2013 in Prayer God "Praying Hands" by Albrecht Dürer (1508) Image part of public domainWe often pray to God to give thanks.  “God, thank you for giving me this wonderful job.” “Lord, you have truly blessed me for giving me the opportunity to see this b...

How Long Does it Take for Supersurf50 to Get Activated? (My Globe Tattoo Misadventures)
on Feb 22, 2013 in supersurf50 Globe Tattoo “You'd think Globe Tattoo would improve but they have gotten worse so I have decided to continue using Globe Tattoo so I can monitor their crappy service. It is my life’s mission since Globe is wasting my life.”CASE 1:Last month, I complained t...

And the Oscar Goes To (Our Choices for the 2012 Oscars)
on Feb 21, 2013 in Benh Zeitlin amour sally field Emmanuelle Riva daniel day lewis The Oscars philip seymour hoffman Michael Haneke The Oscars are just around the corner and so we decided to announce our very own choices on who should and may win the major awards.  Certainly, we are not Academy voters, but if we were, we would vote for these people.BEST FILMUse of Non-Free M...

A Reason Why You Will Never Win the Lottery
on Feb 10, 2013 in how to win the lottery Satire Time It TakesTo Read:1 min + 10 secs.A SatireI bought a lotto ticket and I said that if I won, I would donate part of the money to charity. I lost. I thought maybe I was not specific enough so I bought another ticket, and I promised God that if I won...

The Moveable Circle: The Death of the Critics
on Feb 8, 2013 in critics Moveable Circle death of the author Time it Takes to Read: 1 minute + 26 secondsIn the nineties, “we” (whoever that we is) killed the author.  In art, the creator is not important anymore. He is out of the picture. Once a product is produced, it belongs to the audience. ...

The Moveable Circle: Introduction
on Feb 8, 2013 in Moveable Circle Time it Takes to Read: 1 minuteEvery week, some members of the “Moveable Circle” get together. Sometimes, we watch a film or have dinner in a cheap restaurant. Whatever we do, we usually end up in a coffee shop discussing different topics from fi...

A Pretty Face Will Almost Always Beat Stephen Hawking?
on Feb 6, 2013 in David Weinberger 15 minutes of fame Andy Warhol Momus You heard it before. It is not the message. It is the messenger. It is not what is said but who said it, and I dare say, how attractive and nonthreatening the speaker is. None is this more evident than in YouTube. Yes, the channel for every...

Warm Bodies is not Twilight, and Thank Goodness! (A Movie Review)
on Jan 31, 2013 in Bella Zombies Twilight Teresa Palmer Jonathan Levine Movie Review Nicholas Hoult Based on Isaac Marion's novelwith the same titleUse of Non-Free MediaRationale. Click thisAfter we survived a misfit teenage girl falling for a mysterious vampire, “Warm Bodies” offers us another romantic story between a human and an undead. The...

Electrifying Watts: A Review for “The Impossible”
on Jan 26, 2013 in Ewan McGregor Naomi Watts 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami Tom Holland Juan Antonio Bayona Image taken fromWikipedia. Click here formore info.Naomi Watts made “The Impossible” works. Her performance elevated a role that could easily become melodramatic and trite.  Any female actor can play the part of survivor of a natural calamit...

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