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an illegal daily lottery

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Bolito said the goal of the BFP is to have fire trucks at every police station.
'As much as possible nga po, we discourage yung mga ganun kasi hindi nga natin yun na-test at wala pong quality control,' Bolito said in an interview with DZMM.
Bolito also advised the public not to leave charging mobile phones unattended.
After Reiner explains the bolito's operation, the Counselor asks why no one actually sees the garroter escape after dropping the device over a victim's head: "Oh.
Buzzard and the Bolito Man: A Saltwater Geechee Talks About Life on Sapelo Island as well as award winning essays.
Buzzard and the Bolito Man (Doubleday, $23.95), a memoir of life on Sapelo Island, a Sea-island community of African-Americans off the coast of Georgia, by Cornelia Walker Bailey with Christena Bledsoe.
Enjoy a cheap and cheerful lunchtime snack as stallholders take a break in any of the pavement bars and prepare to feast on local delicacies such as octopus sandwiches, caramelised shallots and onions, or succulent boiled beef (Carnelessa Bolito) and steamed chard.
Mostardo is traditionally served with a dish called Bolito Misto, which is a dish of veal head, Italian sausage, braised beef, chicken thigh and tongue braised in broth with vegetables.
The local economy depends considerably on drink-selling establishments, and it appeared that the police had rather "insensitively" shot a local borracho-actually the slang for a drunk is bolito hereabouts-after he resisted arrest and, depending on whom you believe, either had been handcuffed or, while being handcuffed, had pulled a knife.
Army officials in the Eastern Visayas described Lagucay as a leader of the NPA's Centro de Gravidad and head of the organizing committee of the Jorge Bolito Command which operates in Samar province.