Experiments with truth: 7/28/09

    Hundreds of protesters marched on the Philippines Congress yesterday as President Gloria Arroyo prepared to defend her corruption-laden record in her last state of the nation address before elections next year.
    Hundreds of protesters marched on the Philippines Congress yesterday as President Gloria Arroyo prepared to defend her corruption-laden record in the last state of the nation address before elections next year.


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