New Metro Manila Telephone Prefix Numbers

In October 2017, the Philippines National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) signed Memorandum Order (MO) 10-10-2017. This MO states that ALL Metro Manila landline numbers must have an extra digit added to the prefix, making them four digits, instead of the current...

Adventures in purchasing some plywood

So, the other night I went to a friend’s house to help him set up a bed frame. (He and I had made a trade. I gave him the bed frame for his spare Oppo F7 phone, which I gave to my girlfriend as a birthday present. The phone was practically brand new and barely...

The unfixed fixed roof

August 22, 2018   Today, the landlady sends her brother-in-law over to fix the leaky roof, finally. In the back of the house, there are these big ole gaps between the top of the wall and the roof.   So, this guy comes over and looks at all the points that I showed him...