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‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’ Centers on Family Relationships

‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’ is the last installment of X-Men for 20th Century Fox before the franchise is taken over by Disney.  This effectively ends the ‘X-Men: First Class’ saga. The series that began with Charles (Professor X) and Erik (Magneto) ends with them, as well. This is very fitting for a franchise that had these […]

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Taylor Swift reveals new album, ‘Lover’

Taylor Swift just announced that she is coming out with a new album Lover. Swift also revealed the album’s release date will be on August 23. Additionally, she has a new single that will be released at midnight ET called “You Need to Calm Down.” The music video for this single will be released on June 17. […]

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Ariana Grande Performs at Hometown of Mac Miller, Breaks Down During ‘Thank U, Next’

It was an emotional night for Ariana Grande when she performed at ex Mac Miller’s hometown, Pittsburgh, on June 12 for her Sweetener Tour, where she paid tribute to him in the sweetest and most heartfelt way possible. Prior to her show, fans were tweeting about the arena playing only Mac Miller songs. They also […]

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Burying the Pain: My Thoughts on Charles Xavier and Jean Grey

Words by Frances Leones Photos by Frances Leones & Edited by Cody Bundoc Young Jean Grey: You think you can fix me? Charles Xavier: Jean, you are not broken. The mind is a fragile thing. Takes only the slightest tap to tip it in the wrong direction. Dark Phoenix is the long-awaited X-Men film that officially marks the […]

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Viral Dog Who Couldn’t Leave His Human’s Side Passed Away After a Hit-and-Run

Buboy, a stray dog who went viral due to his loyalty towards the person who looked after him, died after a hit and run. Buboy recently stole the hearts of people when a Facebook post went viral showing the dog waiting for days outside his human friend’s office after this person had passed away. Buboy’s buddy […]

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Are you ready for a ‘Rick and Morty’ movie?

Wubbalubbadubdub! The man behind the weird and wacky cartoon Rick and Morty revealed that he wants to make a movie based on the animated hit series. Along with the release of his company’s first video game, Trover Saves The Universe, Justin Roiland joined in a Reddit AMA session. In that session, he said that he would ‘love’ […]

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Chris Evans does not support ‘Straight Pride’ Parade, here’s why:

There have been plans to hold a ‘Straight Pride Parade’ and it is possibly coming soon to America. One of its organizers, John Hugo, mentions that several heterosexuals feel like they’re an ‘oppressed majority’, according to The Washington Post. ‘We want tolerance, and we want tolerance for everybody — not just the LGBTQ community,’ said Hugo. […]

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Miss Universe Philippines Gazini Ganados’ Dream Is To Get To Know Her Father

Gazini Ganados, our next bet for the Miss Universe crown, confessed to ABS-CBN that one of her hopes is to meet the father she never knew. Gazini was raised by her single mother, Carmencita Ganados, and her side of the family from Dapitan, Zamboanga. She has never even met her Palestinian father. Photo from Cosmo Still, she holds […]

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LOOK: Famous Korean Artist Draws Art of Erwan Heussaff and Anne Curtis

To commemorate their ninth anniversary, Anne Curtis has surprised husband Erwan Heussaff with an endearing gift: an illustration of them both by famous Korean artist, Puuung! The actress shared the artwork on her Instagram which was based on one of the couple’s photos from their prenuptial photoshoot in South Korea back in 2017. “One of […]

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Nick Jonas Says It Was Miley Cyrus Who Taught Him What Love Feels Like

The release of Chasing Happiness, the documentary centered on the Jonas Brothers, has done a hell of a job making us feel like it’s the mid-2000’s again. No other part more so than the focus on Miley Cyrus and her relationship with Nick Jonas. The couple known as “Niley” famously dated for about a year from 2006 […]

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P75K Tickets Are Being Sold for an Eraserheads Reunion Concert That Doesn’t Exist

Apparently, someone is spreading fake news that an Eraserheads Reunion is happening. The worst part? They’re selling fake VIP tickets for a shocking price of PHP 75,000! Ely Buendia took to Twitter to warn Pinoys of this scam in a series of now-deleted tweets. “I heard there’s a scam going around for an eheads reunion […]

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10 of TV and Film’s Greatest Dads and Father Figures

Words by Nadine Bufi Becoming a good dad is a difficult thing for some, but second nature to many. Some of us lucky enough to have a good dad know the impact and love that only a father can give. With this in mind, here are a handful of great dads that have shown up […]

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Marvel’s Avengers Video Game Finally Revealed and It Looks AMAZING!

The long wait is over! Square Enix has finally revealed the highly anticipated Marvel’s Avengers video game with an all-new cinematic trailer at the 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) held in Los Angeles, California. The trailer shows our favorite superheroes, Captain America, Iron Man, Hulk, Thor, and Black Widow, commemorating the opening of their West Coast […]

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Viral ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Redesign Might Actually Be More Horrifying Than The Original

When the trailer for the Sonic the Hedgehog live-action film came out earlier this year fans were in an uproar over Sonic’s design. The complaints ranged from it looking creepy to it being inaccurate. But this wasn’t just some mild grumbling from audiences, the backlash was actually so severe that it forced the studio to rethink its […]

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UDD Might Be Dropping Their New Album Soon

Music lovers, we have some news for you! Could it be that local music sensation Up Dharma Down is already finished with their fourth album? Last June 9, 2019, the band’s drummer Ean Mayor posted a picture on his Instagram. The picture was of him, his bandmates, and studio engineer Emil Dela Rosa. Along with […]

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Nico Bolzico Pays Tribute To Neighborhood Taho Vendor, Calls Him ‘The Real Idol’

Nico Bolzico, celebrity businessman and husband to Solenn Heussaff, recently switched up his Instagram game. Probably best known for posting relationship advice on social media, Bolzico took a break from that to tell the story of a local taho vendor he often sees in the mornings. (Nico Bolzico talks about Gender Politics and Respecting Women […]

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Catriona Gray Moves Fans with Heartfelt Final Speech at Bb. Pilipinas 2019

Fans and Filipinos everywhere were shaken by Catriona Gray’s final speech during the Bb. Pilipinas 2019 Coronation Night which had been full of emotion and gratitude. Catriona, who went on to bag the crown for Miss Universe in 2018, shared these parting words for everyone who believed in her and still believe in her: Philippines! […]

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LOOK: Cast of ‘Glee’ Just Had a Mini Reunion!

A few members from the cast of Glee just had a little get-together last weekend for — you guessed it — a karaoke night! View this post on Instagram ♥️ A post shared by Dianna Agron (@diannaagron) on Jun 8, 2019 at 10:51am PDT Costars Chord Overstreet, Jenna Ushkowitz, Harry Shum Jr., Kevin McHale, Darren Criss, Diana Agron, […]

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Ryan Reynolds’ Mom Just Trolled Him on Instagram, and He Wasn’t Having It

Ryan Reynolds has always loved trolling his friends and loved ones through social media, but it seems that he just got a taste of his own medicine thanks to his mom. On Saturday, Ryan took to Instagram to post a “Happy Best Friends Day” greeting for his friend Jake Gyllenhaal. But instead of sharing a […]

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“X-Men Dark Phoenix” reminds us that our emotions make us stronger

Warning: Minor spoilers ahead! Words by Marielle Balmores Growing up in the 2000s, kids back then (shout-out to fellow 90s kids and those from early 2000s!), myself included, were lucky to grow up with numerous film franchises that widened our imaginations. I’m talking about Harry Potter, the Avengers, Shrek, Men in Black, Toy Story, the […]

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