The Steaming Brew

I watched former Pagcor Chairman Efraim Genuino’s interview on TV Patrol last night. Of course, he was explaining his side of the story as regards the P1B coffee scandal that the state-run gambling firm is currently embroiled in.  I must admit, hearing the story from Genuino’s perspective somehow hid the full enormity of the issue. The…

Too Much Caffeine

I’ve always wondered why coffee shops are forever proliferating in this country. Have you noticed how Starbucks outlets seem to be sprouting in and around the metropolis like mushrooms as of late? It’s no secret, we are a coffee-crazed nation! And this fact was driven home at President Noynoy Aquino’s 2011 State of the Nation…