I was gonna do 100 but I got lazy to link 25 more people. Anyway there’s been a lot of year enders and blog lists this past week so I thought I’d do semi-kinda-all-of-them in one post. Yay! Seventy five lessons I learned from the blogs. Happy New Year to everyone.. pramis, magbabago na ko after this =P
74. AJ Matela
Lesson: If men are from Mars and women are from Venus, what are they still doing on Earth.
Lesson: Nothing’s so cool as to have one of the best Philippine blogs owned by someone who can handle the fame. Lolz!
Lesson: There are no rules to making good photographs, there are only good photographs!
Lesson: Canadian schools must be tough for one to drop blogging.
70. The Dork Factor
Lesson: One has to be really confident about his sexuality to talk about it so skankily.
69. Q the Quixotic Conqueror
Lesson: Love knows no out-of-bounds.
68. Mike Villar
Lesson: Dont be a blog of lists (..err ..did anyone say list?)
Lesson: Who says you cannot publish pictures without consent.
Lesson: The Spice Girls weren’t so bad.
65. Maika (not blogging anymore)
Lesson: When you see an article talking about crushes. Comment on it with the name of the crush and link it back to your site. It’s a sweet prank, I tell you.
Lesson: Bob Ong rocks!
Lesson: Pinoy video blogging doesn’t always have to be slapstick..
62. Jake the Miserable
Lesson: The Grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Lesson: Politics ruins everything!
60. Chuva of the Chenes
Lesson: Swardspeak is a brewing language in the Philippines, and there’s nothing wrong with it.
Lesson: I heart memes. 😛
58. Jester in Exile
Lesson: Anarchy is the only slight glimmer of hope…
Lesson: Sleep is good. All the time.
56. Carlo Vergara
Lesson: Art is a language.
55. Frances Doplon
Lesson: Focus 90% of your time on solutions and only 10% of your time on problems.
54. Noemi Dado
Lesson: I do not understand women. All I know is that I should listen to them.
53. Jayvee Fernandez
Lesson: Humility is an admirable trait not too many people find.
52. Avid Liongoren
Lesson: Never expect.
51. Bianca Gonzales
Lesson: Write an open letter to God. Hihi.
50. KC Concepcion
Lesson: Fame can wait.
49. Yatot Chronicles
Lesson: Green was in!
48. Chuckie D
Lesson: Let all your actions, though they are not those of a king, be, in their own sphere, worthy of one.
47. Instant Pakulo
Lesson: Cockroaches make good pets; they’re not noisy and they feed for themselves. (Coman, kung nasan ka man.. ipinagbubunyi ka namin!)
46. Kantuterong Atenista
Lesson: Ateneans, though they know alot about literature, must’ve missed the lesson on sarcasm.
Lesson: Make poverty history (he prefers genocide though.. you know, killing all the poor. I do not agree with that)
Lesson: When you rant.. RANT!
Lesson: Moses lingered in the desert for 3 generations. Gandhi starved himself for peace. The Wright Brothers wanted to fly. Indeed, great people had some sort of mental retardation. Lolz!
Lesson: Where arrogance does not thrive, men can.
Lesson: Dissent – Action = Consent.
Lesson: Writing talent must be genetic.
Lesson: Where there is a difference in opinion, explore the opinion rather than the difference.
38. *Bord*(lost in limbo)
Lesson: A technical objection is the first refuge of a scoundrel.
37. Carl Ocab
Lesson: Honor thy Father and Mother!
36. Carl Ocab’s Dad (not a blogger.. i think)
Lesson: Marketing is a craft.
35. Ate Ria
Lesson: Call it like you see it.
Lesson: A life of meaning entails enthusiasm.
Lesson: It is hard to chase a butterfly. Literally.
Lesson: Literature is a painting of words few could create.
31. Doc Tess
Lesson: To err is human, To love.. still human! =P
30. Dan Hellbound
Lesson: Always keep an open mind
Lesson: ..and a compassionate heart.
Lesson: That which is cool can never be understood.
Lesson: The Filipino family is a beautiful disasturrrr
Lesson: ‘Comfort zone’ is hard to define.
Lesson: Talented people do not resort to false marketing, like say, being 13 forever.
22. Andrew de la Serna
Lesson: Respect begets.
21. Jessica Zafra
Lesson: Eccentricity is an artist’s trait. Wear glasses and get a cat! Meow..
20. The Vegan Prince
Lesson: Love animals.. eat plants
19. MLQIII (and his blogs’ comments)
Lesson: Like 1st grade science, a discussion on Philippine politics entails alot of observations and inferences.
Lesson: Yoda-talk, plausible, when, abstractness, you speak.
17. Harsh Poetic Chaos
Lesson: Say today, shrug tomorrow.
Lesson: Like a Saturday night, I will come and go.
15. Jehzeel Laurente
Lesson: Natututunan naman lahat yan.. Waaaaaaaaa
Lesson: God sends…
13. Heneroso Bistokya (does not blog anymore)
Lesson: Everything has an end.
12. Rens “Fucking” Sese
Lesson: Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end
11. Janette Toral
Lesson: Win through actions, never through argument.
10. Gibbs Cadiz
Lesson: Makulay ang buhay ..sa sinabawang gulay
8. A Gypsy Heaven
Lesson: In Britain, the second floor is the first floor. The first floor is the ground floor.
Lesson: Best is humor directed to oneself.. or the president.
6. Pat Sessions
Lessons: There’s a reason why a Philippine version of the ACLU should be put up. MLQIII.. whatchutink?
5. Rheytarded (does not blog anymore)
Lesson: Meaningful conversations don’t always have to be smart
Lesson: People say Mariam Santiago is crazy. Not true.
Lesson: Use absence to increase honor
Lesson: Like love, the toilet bowl is a social equalizer.
1. Gagopolis (the most unforgettable thing I learned this year)
Lesson: Sa Numerology, importante ang numbers.
Lastly, to Malu Fernandez. May you have more flights and Jo Malones this year. Cheers to a Happier 2008! =P