Category Archives: Media

Asec Mocha Uson Quits!

06FD90C4-FAEA-470F-9CAD-E92A061078ADMANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) – Upon hearing about the attacks and criticism lodged against her by senators and resource persons, Asec Mocha Uson quit!

Uson was the subject of questions by senators and answers by anti-Duterte bloggers and the news media during yesterday’s second Senate hearing on fake news.

Some, including Senator Grace Poe, asked if it was time for Uson — both a government official and a private blogger — to quit.

Still experiencing some jet lag from her trip to India with President Duterte, Uson suddenly quit her morning exercise routine at her gym to watch the Senate proceedings on her mobile device.


Senator Manny Pacquiao Wants All ’Journalists’ To Be Licensed

0446DCA0-0AF9-4BE7-A9CF-033261FD4DF2MANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) – At today’s second Senate Hearing on fake news, Senator Manny Pacquiao suggested that all bloggers register with the government and be issued a license to practice.

But he did not stop there.

He also recommended that all pseudo journalists —specifically naming the likes of Maria Ressa, Pia Ranada and Raissa Robles — be asked to do the same.

”We need those who spread fake and yellow-colored news to be held accountable,” Pacquiao said, “and not hide behind the mantra of press freedom.

Ressa, who was present at the hearing, simply rolled her eyes, while Secretary Martin Andanar of PCOO winked at the Senator.

Meanwhile, in her testimony, Ressa spread yet another fake news: that her investment company Rappler helped Rodrigo Duterte get elected president.

Adobo Chronicles’ Fool-Proof Guide To Detecting Fake News

3843E54C-E2F4-47FB-9558-32A4AC2218C1MANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) – Let’s face it.  There is a disturbing proliferation of fake news, especially on the Internet.

As a public serivce  to our readers and followers, The Adobo Chronicles is disseminating this easy, fool-proof guide in detecting fake news.

When you see these logos or images, you can rest assured that their posts are fake.

See, that was easy!