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  • proper n. Common misspelling of Philippines.


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  • As for service, neither technical support in India nor Dell financing in the Phillipines is able to make any sense.

    Dell learns a lesson « BuzzMachine

  • I have to stand with Arnold: why should we have to listen to a quitter like Palin who can barely read and has no idea of where the capital of the Phillipines is located (duh ....).

    Palin fires back at Schwarzenegger

  • Just goes to prove that the Phillipines is still pretty much a US colony.

    BSA closes Mindanao Net cafes

  • I've found myself drawn to the more exotic aspects of the vampire mythos, like the penaggalan of the Phillipines, which is basically a woman's head attatched to her guts, or the vargouille, which is a flying head with wings.

    THE VAMPIRE PAPERS by Bernhardt J. Hurwood (Pinnacle 1976)

  • If you are looking to live somewhere that is not highly policed, CryptoHippie reckon that Brazil and the Phillipines are the places to go.

    The Register

  • The ones from the Phillipines are the most valuable as they are from the world-famous Mall Tour.

    Entertainment Weekly's Hollywood Insider

  • Currently, it's spelled "Phillipines" in the article's title, but I expect this typo to be corrected.

    Archive 2008-07-01

  • I am more interested in how a cyber nobody has single handedly figured out the McVeigh "middle eastern" connection via the Phillipines which is more souteast asia but whatever.

    Think Progress

  • It's explained to me that because drivers are generally guest workers from countries such as Phillipines, Indonesian, Pakistan, India, Sudan and not Saudis, they are not viewed as men who pose a threat to the reputation of the woman.

    American Bedu

  • Indeed ... let us talk about "health care tourism" ... about Americans (happy with their health care?) travelling to India, Thialand, Phillipines, Mexico and, indeed, to Canada.

    Landrieu to support health care reform bill


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