“kung marami ang nagsasabi na ang UP ay microcosm ng lipunan, ito na siguro yun- the jologs and the non-jologs converging in one single space. although, hindi naman talaga ako naniniwala na microcosm ng lipunan ang UP. sheltered pa nga tayo sa UP. paglabas sa lipunan, mas nakakaloka. sa labas ng UP madami pa ring [...]
“It can now be said that of all the whole roasted pigs I’ve had all over the world, the slow roasted lechon I had on Cebu was the best.” Famous chef Anthony Bourdain visits the Philippines and talks about the food: What we did get right, I’m quite sure, was making sure that the amazing, [...]
Jose Rizal’s Mi último adiós (My Last Farewell) has been translated into LOLspeak by M Sereno. Indolent Indio says: “It is, ultimately, indistinguishable from the original, which is fine, because you never really read the original anyway.” In case you’re curious, there’s also a LOLcat translation of the bible. (photo by Kevin Steele) “Kthxbai Fo [...]
Would you wait five hours for a chickenjoy? Buzzfeed reports that Jollibee’s newly opened store in Queens had a line extending two blocks! On Saturday, the lines were not only out the door on Roosevelt Avenue; they went around the block. By the afternoon, the line wrapped around two blocks: Yelper Luke V. waited five [...]
Moymoypalaboy was famous for Wannabe but I didn’t realize they were this famous! Apparently they were part of the soundtrack of Metro Manila Film Fest’s Dayo and they now have a recording contract with Sony-BMG! Ayos! Check out more of their videos here.
Check out these one-of-a-kind wedding photographs from annalyn who held her big day at the Manila Ocean Park!
gusto kong sabihin ito sa iyo, at minsan ko lang ito sasabihin: ang puso ay maraming bahagi. ang utak, sa dalawa nahahati. ang sikmura, iisang supot lang. wag ka nang magtaka, kung bakit mas madali para sa’kin ang pumili ng uulamin kaysa kung ano’ng tamang gawain o kung sinong dapat ko lang mahalin. (Tula ni [...]
“Cebu’s Southwestern University (SWU) has decided to confer an honorary doctorate on boxing champion Manny Pacquiao on Feb. 18, but at least two educators here are resisting the idea.” Inquirer Online reports on how granting an honorary degree of doctorate in human kinetics to Manny Pacquiao may be a violation of government policy. Indolent Indio [...]
‘Nung mahalin kita, daig ko pa ang na traffic sa EDSA… I can’t move on.” “Oy, bakit parang tumataba ka? Bumibilog… Parang unti-unti ka nang naging mundo ko.” Sana posporo ka at posporo din ako… para MATCH tayo! Get a full list of killer Pinoy pick-up lines from Greenpinoy and even some more pamatay Pinoy [...]
“I was absolutely baffled, though. Here was my friend, university educated, Catholic, cosmopolitan, well-traveled, schooled in the ways of science and logic, warning me about a canniballistic ghoul patrolling the night sky. Her house wasn’t even in the province, it was smack in the middle of Metro Manila!” Ala Paredes talks about the aswangs, white [...]