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Coslandia 2019: A Truly Ultimate J Culture Experience

Local and international Japanese culture (J Culture) enthusiasts who flew all the way from far-off provinces and different countries gathered in Coslandia 2019 as it unleashed a weekend-long celebration packed with idols performances, cosplay competitions and personalities, manga features, anime hodgepodge, among others last November 1, 2 and 3, 2019 at SMX Convention Center Aura. […]

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Blogapalooza Inc. marks a successful year with “Blogafest”

Eight years into the business, Blogapalooza Inc. yet again proves its prowess and leadership in the influencer marketing industry through the staging of “Blogafest”, the Philippines’ first and largest gathering of bloggers and social media content creators. Formerly known as the Blogapalooza event, Blogafest is an annual one-day business-to-influencer networking and marketing event that gathers bloggers, […]

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Jane De Leon Responds To Haters Who Think She’s Just A “Pretty Face” Who “Can’t Act”

Our newest Darna, Jane De Leon, has been receiving hate ever since the announcement of her casting. Apparently, she has been called out as just a “pretty face” who “can’t act.” A few days ago on Tonight With Boy Abunda, Jane decided to address these critiques. (Here’s Why Jane De Leon Donated Her Special Award […]

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No Surprise, Study Says That Yelling At Your Dog Is Bad For Their Health

While training your doggos through negative acts like punishments and shouting has long been questioned, we finally have the data to back up that this is the wrong way to go. A team of molecular biologists in Portugal recently published their study showing that aversive-based training negatively affects your dogs both in the short-term and […]

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WATCH: Inigo Pascual Performs During the NBA Halftime Show!

Inigo Pascual got to tick off an item on his bucket list when he performed at the National Basketball Association (NBA) halftime show at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The actor and singer performed his track “Dahil Sa ‘Yo” and a new song called “Catching Feelings” at the Los Angeles Clippers’ game against the Oklahoma […]

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LOOK: Hilary Duff Goes Back To 90’s Look For Lizzie McGuire Sequel

In case you missed the major news, our favorite 2000’s teen queen is back to grace our TV screens once again. Streaming on the new Disney+ platform, the new Lizzie McGuire series picks up with Lizzie as a 30-year-old millennial in New York City. It explores her new life in the Big Apple as an apprentice fashion […]

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Teenagers Are Now Pledging To Not Have Children Because Of Climate Change

#NoFutureNoChildren is a movement that aims to battle climate change by having individuals refuse to consider having children until governments worldwide take the appropriate actions. Their website cites 5,356 people as having taken the pledge so far, which reads: “I pledge not to have children until I am sure my government will ensure a safe […]

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Bullied Child Genius with Asperger’s Has A Higher IQ Than Albert Einstein

Adhara Perez is a gifted 8-year-old from Tlahuac, Mexico who has written her own book, appeared in Forbes Mexico’s 100 Most Powerful Women in Mexico list and finished her schooling at an accelerated pace. Oh, and according to The Yucatan Times she also has the intelligence quotient (IQ) of 162 — which puts her a couple […]

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SB19 Is Now The First Pinoy Group To Be Part Of Billboard’s Next Big Sound Chart

Korean-trained Pinoy Pop group SB19 recently entered Billboard’s “Next Big Sound” chart just last November 20. This is the first time a Filipino group has been included in the list and definitely shows that the international music scene is taking notice of us. After all, the chart signifies the rising popularity of artists worldwide. Justin, Sejun, Ken, Josh, […]

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Bea Alonzo Addresses Questions About Moving On And Dating

When asked about ex-boyfriend Gerald Anderson and all the conflict their relationship went through, Bea Alonzo was clear about one thing: “Tapos na ako doon, okay na ako.” [I’m done with that, I’m okay now.] (Angelica Panganiban Writes Emotional Letter to Bea Alonzo: ‘Walang makakasira satin’) “Okay na ako, saka sobrang daming blessings ang dumating. […]

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Remember Parokya’s “Mang Jose”? It’s Going to be Turned into a Superhero Movie

’90s kids surely remember Mang Jose, the superhero in the song of the same name by Parokya ni Edgar. In it, Mang Jose can save your life… for a fee. Now, the iconic character is getting a new lease on life as he is getting his own movie, to be produced by Tonet Jadaone and […]

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’90s Kids Rejoice: Mandy Moore is Going on Tour Again

Have a little faith in her, guys. After a decade of not going on tour, Mandy Moore is set to hit the road and perform live music again. The catch is, it’s only going to be in North America. Here’s to hoping it will be so successful she’ll consider a world tour that will include […]

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Are you Ready for a Korea Town in Manila?

We have Chinatown, Little Tokyo, and Muslim Town. Are you ready for a Korea Town? South Korean Ambassador to the Philippines Han Dong-man announced that there are already plans of building a town dedicated to all things Korean. During The Virtual Presser hosted by Presidential Communications Operations Office Global Media Affairs, he said, “There are […]

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Today is World Hello Day so Take That Chance and Say Hi!

November 21 is World Hello Day, which makes it the perfect excuse to slide into your crush’s DMs to say hi. While World Hello Day may sound light and fun, it traces its history to something more serious and inspiring. The day was started in 1973 by Brian McCormack and Michael McCormack, who wanted to […]

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House proposes 4-day workweek to help ease traffic jams

Dasmariñas City Rep. Elpidio Barzaga Jr. urged the House of Representatives to look into the proposals for a four-day workweek. According to Barzaga, this might be timely as he mentioned the worsening traffic situation as the holiday season draws near. “Under existing laws, government employees are required to work for 40 hours a week,” he […]

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LOOK: Jane De Leon Trains for ‘Darna,’ Challenges People Who Doubt Her Acting Skills

The new Darna has a lot to say to people who are still doubting her acting skills. In an interview on Tonight With Boy Abunda, Jane De Leon responded to accusations about her having an attitude problem and not knowing how to act. View this post on Instagram A post shared by J A N E […]

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Check out this Instagram page that customizes wax seals, stamps, and even love letters!

Words by Nicole Teng Social media has allowed us to send messages so quickly to one another that receiving messages has become so fast, so impersonal, and sometimes the sincerity of the feeling has been lost. People are starting to crave more of this lost feeling. This trend of going back to the old times […]

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Experience this Ethereal Watershow at Nuvali for Free

Written by April Fojas From the group that created Borderless in Tokyo, Japan, and several other art exhibits all around the world, I introduce to you teamLab. They’re a group that aims to fuse science, technology, nature, and art. Together with AyalaLands, they bring us Nuvali teamLab Water, the first innovative interactive water show in […]

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Michelle Dy: “I Am Proud And Confident With My Products”

Words by: Clariz Mendoza Photos by: Krizia Joy Rivera The wait is finally over, Angels. The Beauty Sensation x Michele Dy collab is out!  Last November 8, 2019, Michelle Dy debuted her beauty brushes and sponges at the SM Mall of Asia. MD proudly presented her beauty line to her loyal supporters eagerly waiting for […]

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LOOK: Song Hye-ko Got a Birthday Ad in Times Square

Talk about having a huge fan base! ‘Descendants of the Sun’ actress Song Hye-kyo is celebrating her birthday on November 22 and to surprise her, her fans started running a huge ad for her in Times Square on November 17 to lead up to the occasion. The event was organized by both Korean and international […]

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