TODAY'S OPINION HEADLINES

COCKTALES | Jollibee founder goes on a stock diet, sheds P1B worth in 2 years 12:47 pm | Victor C. Agustin COCKTALES | Jollibee founder goes on a stock diet, sheds P1B worth in 2 yearsJollibee co-founder and chairman Tony Tan Caktiong has been steadily whittling down his personal holdings in the country's first multinational fast-food chain, according to regulatory filings.

BANGSAMORO PRIMER | Frequently Asked Questions on the draft BBL 3:03 pm | InterAksyon.com BANGSAMORO PRIMER | Frequently Asked Questions on the draft BBLThe Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process has released a primer on the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law which President Aquino formally turned over to Congress at Malacanang Wednesday morning. This primer contains Frequently Asked Questions and answers on BBL.

COCKTALES | Corporate 1% reaps early Christmas bonus 5:13 pm | Victor C. Agustin COCKTALES | Corporate 1% reaps early Christmas bonusJollibee chairman Tony Tan Caktiong just cleared over P87 million flipping his company stock. He's not the only one.

MEL STA.MARIA | Pilipinas Gilas -- more than a Moral Victory for the Team and the Filipino Fans 3:14 pm | ATTY. MEL STA.MARIA MEL STA.MARIA | Pilipinas Gilas -- more than a Moral Victory for the Team and the Filipino FansGiven our position in the world basketball stage, there is indeed a moral victory here. And it is not even the manner how Gilas valiantly lost fighting to the very end---- as its "heart" has always been its hallmark.

EDITORIAL | Tayong Lahat Ang Team Pilipinas 5:45 pm | InterAksyon.com EDITORIAL | Tayong Lahat Ang Team PilipinasMula Sevilla, Spain, hanggang sa Golan Heights, mula sa Zamboanga, Bohol, at Leyte - kahit man lang sa linya ng MRT mula North Ave hanggang Taft - maraming patunay na ang Bansang Pilipinas ay Bansa ng mga Bayani.

EDITORIAL | We Are Team Pilipinas 12:22 pm | InterAksyon.com EDITORIAL | We Are Team PilipinasFrom Sevilla to the Golan Heights, from dragon boat racing to football, from North Avenue to Taft, in every province, and in every country all over the world, Filipinos prove that ours is a nation of heroes.

STATEMENT | State-run think tank clarifies COA report 12:08 pm | Gilbert Llanto, president of Philippine Institute for Development Studies STATEMENT | State-run think tank clarifies COA reportState-run PIDS takes exception to news items that quoted at length from COA report without getting its side.

VIDEO | Para sa isang nag #MRTChallenge, ito ay isang prusisyon, moshpit, endurance test 10:29 am | Jose Bimbo F. Santos at Bernard Testa VIDEO | Para sa isang nag #MRTChallenge, ito ay isang prusisyon, moshpit, endurance testOne of InterAksyon.com's reporters took the #MRTChallenge, and these were his observations.

COMMENTARY | New Europe leaders no match for turbulence in the world 1:52 pm | Richard Werly, Special to InterAksyon.com COMMENTARY | New Europe leaders no match for turbulence in the worldThe political correctness of appointing the Polish PM Donald Tusk as European Council president and the Italian FM Federica Mogherini as the EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs shows once again that despite pressing global challenges, EU member states prefer to keep EU relatively weak.

COMMENTARY | Should naked photo hacking be considered a sex crime? 12:23 pm | Veronique Dupont, Agence France-Presse COMMENTARY | Should naked photo hacking be considered a sex crime?After the massive release of naked photos of stars including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, some experts said it should be treated as a sex crime, rather that just an Internet or privacy breach.

JESSICA ZAFRA | We want our lives back! Traffic has eaten our lives 11:48 pm | JESSICA ZAFRA JESSICA ZAFRA | We want our lives back! Traffic has eaten our livesAs lifelong veterans of traffic, we formulate explanations as to why it is so bad. These explanations are not thorough or accurate; in many cases, they're not even right. They are increasingly desperate attempts to make sense of the black hole that swallows us up every time we go out on the street.

BENJAMIN DE LA PENA: Take the #MRTChallenge! A (transportation) crisis is a terrible thing to waste 11:53 am | Benjamin de la Pena BENJAMIN DE LA PENA: Take the #MRTChallenge! A (transportation) crisis is a terrible thing to wasteTaking the #MRTChallenge could be the cold water our leaders need to finally recognize a crisis. This did not all sneak up on us overnight.

COCKTALES | Mar Roxas budget doubles in 2 years as Binay's shrinks 11:18 am | Victor C. Agustin COCKTALES | Mar Roxas budget doubles in 2 years as Binay\Mar Roxas will see his own office's appropriations, as SILG, double next year to P15.9 billion from 2013's P7 billion under the proposed budget crafted by the Palace boys. The DILG secretary's office budget shall have grown six-fold since 2011.