When I was still studying in Sagada, we needed to reach school in the middle of a typhoon to know whether or not classes have been suspended.

What our teachers would do was to give us lessons following the logic we came to class already, but I swear it was torture studying while the mind is dying to sip tea or sleep.

With the use of mobile phones and the Internet nowadays, information can be disseminated in a snap of finger. It's luxurious yet it could also be used to spread malicious information.