A message from Arashi, for the rest of Japan

Thanks to TokyoHive for posting this: Ohno Satoshi: “Everyone who has been affected by the recent disaster, please accept our condolences. This is the message from us, Arashi, to everybody who is watching this show, and to everybody who is not able to watch the show.” Matsumoto Jun: “To Grandpas, Grandmas, fathers, mothers, big brothers,…

The Nuclear problem is poop…

…or so says this funny representation of the Nuclear problem made lighter so that kids may also understand the situation in Japan: Hopefully, the kids will have a basic idea of what is happening up North in Fukushima. In another place and time, “Nuclear Boy” can be funny as hell. But times like these, I…

Did you feel it?

At 1-sumthing PM today, I was literally minding my own business when I felt the building sway… I worked my whole life on small buildings, the tallest of which is the third floor. So, my current work is my first one where I am 22 floors above ground. Imagine my paranoia when a slew of…

Prayers.

Chile is hit by an 8.8 earthquake today, 230PM (Manila time) (read more here) Due to the intensity of the quake, a tsunami as high as 1.29 meters was set off in the Pacific Ocean. The tsunami might hit the Philippines which is located across the Pacific rim State seismologists has already hoisted a Tsunami…

Prayers for Haiti

While we worry ourselves with the trivial pursuits and with needs and necessities of the world, let’s pause for a short while to pray for the citizens of Haiti, who were devastated by the recent 7.0 magnitude earthquake. With 10 percent of the total housing settlement in Port-Au-Prince alone destroyed (or home to 200,000 people),…