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Netflix comedy special depicting Jesus as gay has the internet really, really mad

Netflix recently put up a Brazillian Christmas comedy special titled The First Temptation of Christ and the internet lit up with anger. Why? In this parody, not only is Jesus depicted as gay, Mary smokes weed, and God himself wants to get it on with Mary, among other things that netizens have found offensive. Many people were offended […]

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The “To All The Boys: P.S. I Still Love You” trailer dropped and we’re SCREAMING (so is the internet)

RELAX, INTERNET. Relax. Deep breaths. Okay. Who are we kidding??? We CAN’T relax! Ready for the kilig? If you haven’t seen it yet–and you HAVE to see it–it’s over here, I got you. The trailer is here!!! 😍💌💗 #PSIStillLoveYou pic.twitter.com/pYg416QoOD — Jenny Han (@jennyhan) December 19, 2019 Done watching? Okay. Are you dying to know what […]

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Here are All the 2019 Words of the Year According to Dictionaries

2019 has been a rough year. Don’t believe us? Take a look at all the Words of the Year as determined by the different dictionaries of the world. Abandoning buzzwords and memes and weird slang that made no sense until everyone started using it (we’re looking at you, “bomboclaat”), it seems that the dictionaries collectively […]

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Japanese Reality Show ‘Terrace House’ Finally Has Its First Filipino Cast Member

Terrace House, a Japanese reality show that has been called Asia’s Big Brother, recently debuted their first-ever Pinoy cast member in all the 5 series it’s been running. His name is Johnkimverlu Tupas and the internet is going crazy over him. (LOOK: K-Drama Features Iconic Pinoy Food Pandesal and Gin Bilog) Having only recently come on during […]

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One Person Spent P2.6 Million On Lazada’s 12-12 Sale

It looks like one person got their Christmas shopping done early — for the next few decades or so. While the holidays are typically a time for spending, one Lazada shopper may have overdone it by a couple of million pesos. According to Lazada’s official report of their 12-12 sale, one person checked out Php […]

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There Is Now A Proposal To Build An Elevated Tollway Above EDSA

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) has officially submitted an unsolicited proposal to the Department of Transportation for an elevated toll road on EDSA. Requirements for the 10-lane expressway above Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue have also been included in the proposal. The aim of this is to ease the traffic along congested roads and routes in Metro Manila. […]

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Here’s Where You Can Shop For Last Minute Christmas Gifts

Words and Graphics by Clarissa Li Christmas shopping can really be a pain when everyone’s panicking over what presents to get and where to shop. Because of this, many of us tend to do it at the last minute, right at the peak of the holiday season. Before the hunger games begin next week, I’ve […]

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Bank Mistakenly Deposits Almost P2 Billion Into Customer’s Account

We’ve all had the fantasy of one day waking up to an unbelievable amount of money in our bank accounts. Plus points if the money also happens to magically show up out of the blue without any kind of work on our parts. Unfortunately, most of us were born on the losing end of the […]

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This Company Surprised Its Employees With More Than P500 million In Christmas Bonuses

Imagine getting a couple of million of pesos as your Christmas bonus — you would never wonder whether your company truly valued you again. (P60,000 Christmas bonus to be given to Office of the President employees) St. John Properties, a real estate company based in Baltimore, Maryland, revealed that it had $10 million (over P500 […]

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This Local Store Sells Stylish Jumpsuits and Coordinates for Under PHP 900!

I’ve always been on a lookout for stylish and high-quality clothes I can wear on a day-to-day basis that also won’t cost so much. Yes, I know that it’s a tall order—I’ve realized this after years of scouring bazaars and flea markets around the Metro. But it turns out I was looking at the wrong […]

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71 new species are discovered in 2019 and here are the favorites

A fish called Wakanda (Photo from California Academy of Sciences) Just when we thought there is nothing new left to find… In 2019, scientists from the California Academy of Sciences discovered 71 new plant and animal species. Their discoveries cover species of geckos to goblin spiders, flowering plants, and Mediterranean ants—spanning five continents and three […]

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Can’t Wait for “Rise of Skywalker”? Here’s Every Star Wars Film Ranked While You Wait

Written by Howi Bakunawa With Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker scheduled for a limited early release in selected cinemas this December 20-22 and a nationwide release on January 8, 2020, the Skywalker Saga will soon be reaching its grand, much-anticipated conclusion along with the end of the decade. To commemorate, I thought […]

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9 Holiday tips from our favorite fitness coaches

Christmas and New Year are just right around the corner. We all know what this means – parties, where it can be tempting to binge on food and drinks, are aplenty. So, it’s time to adjust our fitness strategies so we don’t veer away from staying fit without having to decline spending time with family […]

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The Internet Has Mixed Reactions After Hollywood Critics Named This Star the ‘Actress of the Decade’

The Hollywood Critics Association, a film critic organization based in Los Angeles, California, just crowned its actress of the decade and consequently sparked debates all over the internet. On Twitter, the HCA proudly announced that it was giving the grand title to Kristen Stewart for her “impressive filmography” that “includes Seberg, Personal Shopper, Clouds of […]

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LOOK: Trump impeached by the House for abuse of power

President Donald J. Trump was impeached on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila), which is only the third time in the United State of America’s history that the House of Representatives voted to impeach a sitting president, according to NBC News. After a daylong debate, the historic vote was made. The impeachment was made on the basis […]

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LOOK: The Last Playwell Toy Market of The Decade!

We are doing a 2-DAY Toy Market Event at Megamall’s Megatrade Hall 1 on December 26-27, 2019! THIS IS THE LAST TOY MARKET OF THIS DECADE! Bring your family and friends to HUNT and SHOP for COLLECTIBLES, TOYS, COMICS, BOOKS, CHOCOLATES, BAKED GOODS, ARTS & CRAFTS. BONUS: Make your own toy key chain in our […]

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APEX: A Star Wars Movie Screening

The force is indeed strong—with those who join! This coming 21st of December, a special movie screening for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will be held at the Eastwood Mall Cinema, and we want you to be a part of it! Spearheaded by two sections from the Ateneo de Manila Senior High School, the […]

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This BGC Restaurant has Bibingka Cheesecake and Holiday Party Platters Perfect For Your After-Work Christmas Parties

Words by Oriana Cuenca Photos by Eunick Nobe It’s a Friday night and the lights of BGC have just started to come on. You sit outside with a view of all the buildings and 2000s RnB playing in the background. One by one, friends and co-workers arrive. Drinks are ordered. The table is brimming with […]

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Give Back Music Fest Had Some of the Best OPM Musicians Perform in One Night

Written and Photographed by Krizia Joy Rivera SM By The Bay, MOA Complex was filled with blasting cheers and it’s not surprising when you consider that many of our favorite OPM bands came together to perform at the Give Back Music Fest (GBMF). We got to see electrifying performances from musicians like Mayonnaise, Hale, UDD, […]

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LOOK: Manny Pacquiao To Have His Own Wax Figure At Madame Tussauds Hong Kong

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao will soon be immortalized — in wax! The boxing champion will soon be getting his own wax figure at Madame Tussauds in Hong Kong. The museum only just made the announcement this December 17. “Here’s a sneak peek of what’s to come this 2020. Let’s all welcome the newest addition […]

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