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REMOTO CONTROL

Pinoy Parazzi
January 25, 2012

A REVERED name both in the academe and in politics, isa na ring ganap na radio commentator si Danton Remoto via his evening program aptly titled Remoto Control on Radyo Singko 92.3 News FM.

Spicing up the 9:30 p.m. block from Mondays to Fridays, the former English and Literature professor at the Ateneo de Manila University (where he taught for 22 years) promises na ang naturang programa “ay para sa mga misis na nag-aabang sa asawang pauwi ng bahay, o sa mga sekyong nakatalaga sa building, o sa mga yaya na nagpaplantsa ng damit ng kanilang mga amo, o sa mga karaniwang Pinoy na uhaw sa mga napapanahong impormasyon sa ating kapaligiran.”

Within Danton’s program are segments like Sulyap sa Nakaraan, Kalabit sa Balita (a fearless, no-holds-barred editorial), Super Sounds, a portion dedicated to the Pinoys who have excelled in their fields of endeavour and a compilation of ages-old Filipino legends and myths.

Currently the News5 Research head and host of Tayuan Mo at Panindigan, sa mundo ng kabadingan ay si Danton lang naman ang malakas na puwersa sa likod ng Ladlad Party List na nagtataguyod sa mga karapatan ng LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) kung saan ang official spokesperson nito is also a revered name in all facets of the entertainment/political spectrum (TV hosting, artist management, consultancy, public relations, events management, ooohhh, name it!), walang iba kundi si Boy Abunda.

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