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WATCH: The Teaser Trailer for 2 Live-Action “Rurouni Kenshin” Films is Here!

Rurouni Kenshin fans, we have great news for you: the first teaser trailer for two live-action films is here! Watch it below: 【特 報 解 禁】 最 後 の 敵 は “ 十 字 傷 の 謎 ” を 知 る 男 ― ! 究極のクライマックスへ 『#るろうに剣心最終章 The Final/The Beginning』 7/3(金)&8/7(金) 2部作連続公開! pic.twitter.com/WyXP0DPGfG — 映画『るろうに剣心』公式アカウント (@ruroken_movie) […]

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OH MY GAWD: The Friends Reunion is Happening This Year

Friends fans, we have great news for you: the reunion is definitely happening and it’s going to air this year, the show’s 25th anniversary. The news was announced by HBO, which will be producing the exclusive untitled unscripted special on HBO Max, the network’s streaming platform. According to Kevin Reilly, chief content officer at HBO […]

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A Huge Forest Fire is Currently Raging in Cordillera Mountains, Benguet

A forest fire is currently raging in the Cordillera mountains since Wednesday afternoon, February 19, which has already destroyed at least 20 hectares of pine trees. Photo by Matt Howard on Unsplash | Note: Not taken during the Benguet forest fire According to PhilStar, three firetrucks from the Tublay Bureau of Fire Protection and La Trinidad fire station […]

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LOOK: Netizens have the funniest reactions to new “Animal Crossing” updates

When Animal Crossing: New Horizons was announced, the internet went a little wild with excitement. Not that we can blame them, the game has been a staple for years. And we can’t wait for this new game to be released so we can lock ourselves in our rooms and just game our days away! The Animal Crossing community […]

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#ONChallenge Trends as BTS Makes History as First Artist to Debut a Song on TikTok

At this point, it doesn’t surprise us anymore how KPop band BTS keeps outdoing themselves every time—whether it’s breaking records on YouTube or becoming the first to debut a new song on TikTok. The boyband released a 30-second sound clip of their new single, “ON,” on the short-form video app ahead of their full-length album […]

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Baguio City temperature drops to its lowest in the last 3 years

People in Baguio City woke up to a chilly morning with a temperature of 9.4 °C on Friday, which is the lowest in the last three years. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) recorded the temperature at 6 AM today at its synoptic station. According to the weather bureau, the cold weather […]

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WATCH: People Are Comparing This Woman Singing ‘Shallow’ In Subway Station To Lady Gaga

A clip of a random commuter confidently belting out Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper‘s hit “Shallow” has taken the internet by storm. Kevin Freshwater, a British content creator, recently posted another of his prank videos. This time, the segment called for random strangers to “finish the lyrics” to random songs he would sing. The last clip features […]

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WATCH: These Jollibee Videos Will Make You Remember and Feel Things

I’m sure you’ve all seen the latest #KwentongJollibee Valentine’s series by now. I don’t know about you, but I look forward to it every year. After all, Jollibee hasn’t failed to tug at my heartstrings with them, making me remember certain moments in my life and occasionally even getting me to bawl my eyes out. […]

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Did you catch this mindblowing detail in “Parasite”?

Spoilers ahead. Bong Joon Ho’s Parasite has been lauded time and time again by audiences all over the world for its excellent writing, masterful storytelling, and heavily symbolic message about class struggle. There were metaphors all over the place–from the rock to the stairs, and, mindblowingly, even the chairs at the dining table! THIS IS INSANE I'M […]

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Scientist behind copy + paste passes away at 74

Larry Tesler, the man behind the famed cut, copy, and paste commands, passed away three days ago, February 17th, 2020. And while his name is not lauded like the likes of Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg, we definitely owe him a lot for making computers more accessible and easier to handle, giving us commands for […]

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Studies show that some people love their pets more than fellow humans

In a study conducted by Northeastern University, they concluded that some people are more inclined to show compassion towards pets and animals rather than other human beings. Know anyone like that? I’m sure we’ve all got someone in mind! The study was titled “Are People More Disturbed by Dog or Human Suffering? Influence of Victim’s […]

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LOOK: Sen. Nancy Binay Has a New Book and the Title Will Make You LOL

Sen. Nancy Binay is surely earning plenty of points on the internet. After becoming a widely-used meme for her facial expressions, the senator is now launching a new book. Her title? Charcoal Confessions. The title may be a nod to her complexion, which has become the subject of jokes, but the book tackles a serious […]

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UP Ranks Among World’s Top Universities In Emerging Economies

The University of the Philippines has improved its rank in the London-based magazine Times Higher Education (THE)’s list of top universities from emerging economies around the world. From last year’s rank of 87th, UP went up 17 spots to place at 70th. (UP takes Top 7 spot in world university rankings for health research citations) […]

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Thieves Steal 6,000 Surgical Masks From Hospital Amid COVID-19 Panic

The Japanese Red Cross hospital in the city of Kobe has reported themself the victim of a robbery. (New Zealand School Bars Filipino Students From Attending Class Due To nCoV Panic) According to hospital officials, 6,000 surgical masks were taken from a locked storage facility. They were worth  ¥40,000, which is more than Php 18,000. […]

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‘Good Manners and Right Conduct’ Subject Is A Step Closer To Being Part Of DepEd Curriculum

When Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri first talked about bringing back the school subject on Good Manners and Right Conduct, it was met with high levels of approval from the public. Last February 17, the Senate approved a bill that would make this a reality. (Government plans to bring back Good Manners and Right […]

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Japan’s Cherry Blossoms Are Blooming Earlier Than Expected This Year

Japan’s famous sakura season was originally estimated to begin towards the latter end of March, but reports from locals show that the season is starting as early as now in select locations. Okinawa is typically one of the first provinces of Japan to experience the Sakura season, with the flowers appearing as early as February. […]

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WATCH: Antonio Trillanes is Now a Vlogger

Hey, guys! Welcome to his channel! Former senator Antonio Trillanes just launched his vlog, named TRX, short for Trillanes Explains. Watch the video below:  He uploaded the first episode of his channel, where he explained why he decided to start a vlog. According to him, “Nung natapos ang aking termino, naisip ko na kailangan […]

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LOOK: Krispy Kreme Now Has Rick and Morty Donuts and a Drink!

Wubba lubba dub dub! If you’re a fan of Rick & Morty, we have great news for you! Krispy Kreme will soon be launching three donuts and one drink inspired by the show. The catch? They will only be available in Australia. Check them out below: View this post on Instagram A post shared by […]

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This Man is Offering P1.26 Million to Anyone Who Can Find Him a Girlfriend

Want to earn some serious money? Jeff Gebhart, a 47 year old native of Prairie Village, Kansas, is offering $25,000, or the equivalent of P1.26 million to anyone who can help him find a girlfriend. Jeff even launched a website to announce the offer. He said in a video, “I’m single, and I don’t want […]

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‘What I Hate About UP Fair,’ says Bullet Dumas with Photos of Littered Trash

Despite enjoying the weeklong celebration of Filipino music at the annual UP Fair at the University of the Philippines Diliman, singer Bullet Dumas expressed disappointment over the trash being left behind by fairgoers. On Twitter, Bullet shared a few photos of the littered trash he found all over the fairgrounds, including empty bottles, cigarette butts, […]

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