Iggy Arroyo Jr. clinically dead but still under life support in London

MANILA, Philippines – Ignacio “Iggy” Arroyo Jr., younger brother of former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo and congressman representing the 5th district of Negros Occidental, has been pronounced clinically dead but still under life support in London. He is 60.

Mike Arroyo said his brother had a cardiac arrest last night. At that point, an ambulance was called for him in London. He was revived at the hospital but he went into a coma. The younger Arroyo went to London last year to seek treatment for a liver ailment. He was listed as one of the lawmakers with the most number of absences in the House of Representatives for 2011.

Arroyo was elected as Congressman during his first try in politics in 2004 and in 2007, he was again chosen by his constituents in the 5th District of Negros Occidental. During the 13th Congress, he became the Vice-Chairman of the House Committees on Agriculture and Appropriations and Member of other various Committees. He is presently the Chairman of the House Committee on Environment and Natural Resources, Vice-Chairman of the House Committee on Government Reorganization and Member of other various Committees.

His early education began in Ateneo de Manila University in Quezon City. He finished High School in 1969 at Villanova Preparatory High School in Ojai, California, USA and he took his preparatory course in Menlo College in Palo Alto, California then he went on to pursue his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree, Major in Finance at the University of San Francisco, California, USA where he graduated in 1974 with flying colors.

Prior to his election as Representative of the 5th District of Negros Occidental, he was a Board Member of the Philippine Producers Corporation (PHILPROCOM) in Bacolod City as well as the Planters Association of Negros Occidental.

He was actively involved in Rotary Club of Bacolod-East and Brotherhood of Christian Businessmen and Professionals. As the Representative of his district, his priority is to respond to the needs of his constituents by providing them high impact infrastructure projects and places high value on the youth and children as the hope of this country in these trying times. He is affectionately called “Iggy” by his constituents.

He has proposed an act to promote environmental awareness through environmental education, which was signed into law as Republic Act No. 9512 otherwise known as the National Environmental Awareness and Education Act of 2008. He wants to instill to the youth the value of protecting our environment which means protecting their future. he likewise authored the Philippine Climate Change Act of 2008, which created the Climate Change Commission.

Among other significant bills, he has authored acts on increasing the salary grades of public school teachers, Seafarers Act of 2008, giving scholarship to the youth engaged in agriculture, instituting the children’s welfare funds for the protection and rehabilitation of abandoned, abused and sexually exploited children, the anti-child pornography act, Magna Carta for Day Care workers, establishing drug rehabilitation in every region in the country and granting incentives and benefits to rural health workers.

Source: ABS-CBN News

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SEXIER PHOTO OF KC CONCEPCION FOR ROGUE MAGAZINE

SEXIER PHOTO OF KC CONCEPCION FOR ROGUE MAGAZINE

KC Concepcion in a daring photograph for the January-February 2012 issue of Rogue. Photo by Marc Nicdao provided by Rogue.

Photographer for the shoot: Marc Nicdao.
Stylist: Pam Quinones
Makeup: Juan Sarte
Excerpt from KC’s TV interview with abs-cbn :

“Well, I wanna thank the Rogue team and, of course, my beloved Marc Nicdao, Celeste Tuviera, Pam Quinones and Juan Sarte for being a part of my journey,”  

 “I thanked the team for their kind understanding”

“Sa lahat ng naging mistakes ko, parang sinakyan nila lahat. Ni-ride nila yung journey ko. ‘Yung alon na ‘yon, parang sila ‘yung kasabay kong sumakay sa alon na ‘yon,” she explained.

What was your inspiration for your stunning Rogue cover photo?

“Feelings, emotions.”

The photo shoot was held at the height of her controversial break-up with actor Piolo Pascual.
Most internet users freely add one plus one on the actress’ decision to do a sexy pictorial with her recent heartbreak.

Twitter excerpts:
Jen Jurilla Aquino tweeted :
“Now this is how to bounce back after a horrible break up! Props to KC!”
David Milan said :

“Off with his head” probably best describes KC Concepcion’s Rogue cover. And that ass… Wow,”.

Donna said:
“Danggg! #RogueJanFeb2012 Ms. @kc_concepcion Way to start Rogue’s New Year, talk about Man Slayer-literally! #WomenEmpowerment,”

Concepcion’s showbiz friends also chimed in with their congratulations. 

Anne Curtis tweeted:
“Reeeow! Sexeeeeh!”.

Bianca Gonzalez said:
“nicely done!!”

Director Yam Laranes said:
 “@marknicdao love KC’s cover! Very very sexy cool :-)”

On Twitter, Nicdao said:
 “During the shoot I saw genuine happiness and contentment from Kc. she’s moved on:-) one of our bravest shoot.:-)”
Nicdao said in another tweet:

“The photos inside you’ll see the new and improved stronger Kc:-) a new year indeed. The article is a Must Read,”

For the fans

At the moment, Concepcion said she gets inspiration from her fans.

“Sa ngayon, kinikilig ako sa mga fans at kinikilig ako sa trabahong meron tayo ngayon,”

“Now, I know what it means to make your work your love life”

Other articles about KC Concepcion:

KC and Piolo Rogue

Sexy KC Concepcion’s X-factor and Pet Snake

KC Concepcion’s Complete Rogue Magazine Photos

Daring KC Concepcion in Rogue Magazine

KC Concepcion Rogue Magazine Cover

KC Bikini Cover Shoot for Cosmopolitan Magazine

KC Concepcion dons two-piece Bikini on Cosmopolitan Magazine

ABS-CBN PR heads vs. KC Concepcion

Mark Bautista tagged as third party in the Piolo Pascual and KC Concepcion break-up?

Piolo and KC’s break-up

Sharon Cuneta – KC’s new suitor is real man

KC Concepcion 2013 Tanduay Cover Girl

CONTI’S PASTRY SHOP AND RESTAURANT

My friends and I ate a late lunch at Conti’s in Trinoma.
My friend B had Conti’s Baked Salmon. It is a Norwegian pink salmon baked with Conti’s secret toppings, served with buttered vegetables and paella rice.
Conti’s Paella rice
Friend L ordered Roast Beef in Mushroom Sauce consisting of Slices of beef in mushroom sauce, served with buttered vegetables and mashed potato or garlic rice.
Friend D ordered Grilled Pork Chops  w/ garlic rice it consists of Two pieces herb-filled porkchop grilled to a gourmet’s delight, served with saffron mushroom risotto.
I had Baked Prawns Served with crab salad and Japanese fried rice.
Friend L had Mango Royale Salad Iceberg lettuce with fresh mango cubes tossed with Conti’s special house dressing.
Friend D had Blueberry Cheesecake Light, creamy cheesecake on graham crust topped with blueberry fruit filling.
 
Friend B had Conti’s Strawberry Shortcake Honey cake filled with layers of creamy vanilla icing and strawberries finished with whipped cream icing.
Friend L had Moist Chocolate Cake Layers of moist chocolate cake coated with rich chocolate fudge icing.
 
 I had Mocha Frappe. Two thumbs up for this.
Conti’s Take Out Counter. Get a number from the guard so you could sit down while waiting for your number to be called.
Conti’s decor
Pili Nuts
Conti’s famous Mango Bravo. It consists of Layers of wafer, cream and fresh mangoes coated with whipped cream icing topped with fresh mangoes and drizzled with chocolate syrup.
Verdict: Price is reasonable and the food is delicious. We had fun. ‘Till the next girls day out.

SEXY KC CONCEPCION’S X FACTOR AND PET SNAKE

KC Concepcion is sexy and sophisticated in her daring magazine pose @ Rogue Magazine January-February 2012 issue . 

 
 bootilicious KC Concepcion
 

“If you prick us do we not bleed? If you tickle us do we not laugh? If you poison us do we not die? And if you wrong us shall we not revenge?” -William Shakespeare

The Rogue cover teases with a promotional description: “That can be on the record…The KC Concepcion Confession,” hinting a tell-all feature to follow her infamous TV interview in November of last year.

KC Concepcion’s is sizzling hot wearing a white, one-piece, high cut swimsuit.on Rogue Magazine’s February issue. Underscored by contemptuous symbolisms: a snake constricted around her wrists, her white dress – or the little that was left of it – and the disembodied head of a statue that she is gripping by the locks.
Coco is KC Concepcion’s ballphyton. Coco is a certified female snake gifted by Kuya Kim during Simply KC. 

Other articles about KC Concepcion:

KC and Piolo Rogue

KC Concepcion’s Complete Rogue Magazine Photos

Sexier Photo of KC Concepcion for Rogue Magazine

Daring KC Concepcion in Rogue Magazine

KC Concepcion Rogue Magazine Cover

KC Bikini Cover Shoot for Cosmopolitan Magazine

KC Concepcion dons two-piece Bikini on Cosmopolitan Magazine

ABS-CBN PR heads vs. KC Concepcion

Mark Bautista tagged as third party in the Piolo Pascual and KC Concepcion break-up?

Piolo and KC’s break-up

Sharon Cuneta – KC’s new suitor is real man

KC Concepcion 2013 Tanduay Cover Girl

KC CONCEPCION ROGUE MAGAZINE COVER TRENDED ON TWITTER

KC Concepcion’s mother Megastar Sharon Cuneta expressed her anxiety over the daring Rogue cover via her Twitter account before it’s release on Tuesday

Excerpt from KC Concepcion and Sharon Cuneta’s tweets:    

Sharon tweeted this:

“tutti! I’m nervous about rogue! Did u stay your decent self or steal my future daring pose?!!”


KC replied:

“I’m nervous too! Kasi I did the future daring pose. Hahaha don’t look na! :)”

In another tweet, KC, whose interview with Jose Javier Reyes is featured in the magazine issue, explained her Rogue cover.

KC tweeted:

“Women have a strength they might not always believe they have… • And that’s what my ROGUE Jan/Feb 2012 mag issue is all about. :)”

Revenge is definitely best served cold for singer-TV host KC Concepcion, whose sexy cover photo for Rogue’s magazine title is wowing men and women alike. KC Concepcion trended in twitter and facebook, making the rounds of social networking sites on Tuesday. 
Here are some reader reactions on twitter on KC:

David Milan
“Off with his head” probably best describes KC Concepcion’s Rogue cover. And that ***… Wow.
23 Jan

in reply to ↑

Mich Dulce
@DavidMilan I know !!!! @kc_concepcion ‘s butt is beyond EPIC! seriously its perfect! hi kace, congratulations you look HOT!! x

Rogue Magazine
@annecurtissmith Thanks for the retweet Anne!!!!
23 hours

Anne Curtis-Smith
Reeeow! Sexeeeeh! ♥ RT @rogueonline: Styled by @pamquinones makeup by @juansarte snake by (cont) http://tl.gd/fgputi
23 hours ago

Gerard C. Gotladera
KC Concepcion lookin’ fine on @rogueonline (http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fb…type=1&theater)
23 hours ago

Thysz Estrada
KC as Medusa. That severed head looks like Pi… nevermind. RT @rogueonline Here’s KC Concepcion for Rogue http://twitter.com/rogueonline/statu…240578/photo/1
23 Jan

Sea Ex
our lovely colleagues @rogueonline have just released the stunning new cover with kc concepcion!
23 Jan

Rogue Magazine
@kc_concepcion talks to @DirekJoey “Now, I feel like…let the games begin. I think I’ve grown some fangs and claws after this situation.”

KC Concepcion
First seen on ROGUE. RT @rogueonline: That snake is real by the way, that’s @kc_concepcion ‘s beloved python named Coco #RogueJanFeb2012

mark nicdao

The cover is open for interpretation. Up to you what you want to see.

The photos inside you’ll see the new and improved stronger Kc:-) a new year indeed. The article is a Must Read.

During the shoot I saw genuine happiness and contentment from Kc. she’s moved on:-) one of our bravest shoot.:-)

KC Concepcion is sexy and sophisticated in her daring magazine pose @ Rogue Magazine January-February 2012 issue . 

The Rogue cover teases with a promotional description: “That can be on the record…The KC Concepcion Confession,” hinting a tell-all feature to follow her infamous TV interview in November of last year.

Other articles about KC Concepcion:

KC and Piolo Rogue

Sexy KC Concepcion’s X-factor and Pet Snake

KC Concepcion’s Complete Rogue Magazine Photos

Sexier Photo of KC Concepcion for Rogue Magazine

Daring KC Concepcion in Rogue Magazine

KC Bikini Cover Shoot for Cosmopolitan Magazine

KC Concepcion dons two-piece Bikini on Cosmopolitan Magazine

ABS-CBN PR heads vs. KC Concepcion

Mark Bautista tagged as third party in the Piolo Pascual and KC Concepcion break-up?

Piolo and KC’s break-up

Sharon Cuneta – KC’s new suitor is real man

KC Concepcion 2013 Tanduay Cover Girl

DARING KC CONCEPCION IN ROGUE MAGAZINE COVER JANUARY-FEBRUARY 2012 ISSUE

KC Concepcion is Rogue Magazine Cover girl for January- February 2012 issue where she is shown holding a snake and a man’s head.  Does that pose mean something?
 KC Concepcion in a daring pose in the January-February 2012 issue of Rogue Magazine.
Rogue January-February 2012
Shot by Mark Nicdao
Styled by Pam Quinones
Makeup by Juan Sarte III
Hair by Celeste Tuviera-Querido
Production Design by Dindo Pangalangan, Elmer Pueblo, and Che Katigbak

This is what you missed Papa Piolo!

This one is more daring than any of her photos in previous magazine covers.  It is also her first magazine cover after her ugly breakup with actor Piolo Pascual.  KC Concepcion’s Rogue cover appears natural and the photo does not deviate from the actual appearance of the actress.

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