* It is a sad day indeed when artists stop doing what they’re doing because of piracy. Dexter See reports that “artists in the Cordillera have stopped production of original compositions due to the rampant piracy which has resulted in bankruptcy among the local producers.” More at the NPT Blog.
* Our new sibling in the blogosphere, The Mountains of Kalinga, has a post on some common Kalinga words as well as some common Taloctoc sentences. Interestingly, some are like Kankanaey. For instance the Taloctoc “Ingkayon ot” for “Go ahead!” would be “Engka yo et” in our language.