Films you didn’t know were MMFF entries

Have you ever wonder what it is like to be in the years when the Metro Manila Film Festival was just starting? Have you ever wonder what kind of films produced in those years? Wonder not anymore! Below are selected films from the past 40 years of the Festival that entertained our grandparents and parents … Continue reading

The new Leila De Lima’s campaign ad is better than ‘Beauty and the Bestie’

If there is one senatorial candidate that is trending right now because of his/her television advertisement, that is no other than former Department of Justice Secretary Leila de Lima. On her Youtube channel, De Lima posted her new television commercial that she thinks and her commercial ‘think tanks’ capture her personality and her program of … Continue reading

UP has the most CHED Centers of Excellence for 2016

The University of the Philippines, along with all of its constituents, maintains its position with the most Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Centers of Excellence. CHED issued a memorandum signed on December 23, 2015 stating its Centers of Excellence and Centers of Development. UP got 31 areas that are Centers of Excellence, mostly from UP … Continue reading

Duterte’s coming proves he wants to glow, not shine

The October filing of candidacy saw no Duterte in COMELEC. Several supporters were there at the Palacio del Gobernador to witness his arrival and to support his filing, but they failed and was failed. They even bald their hairs to replicate what Inday Sara, his daughter with an ironfist, did to her hair days before … Continue reading

Pateros is far from becoming a city. Here’s why

The National Capital Region of the Philippines is composed of 16 cities and 1 municipality. Pateros remains that only municipality in NCR after the national government ratified the law which converted San Juan as highly urbanized city in 2008, leaving Pateros behind. Converting a municipality into a city takes time and law. A municipality has … Continue reading

In defense of UP and UST’s supposed victory

This is an answer to the Rappler article written by a certain former Cheerdance captain who defended NU’s victory and bragged the school’s achievement.  UP Pep Squad and UST Salinggawi Dance Troupe do not need to defend themselves to please the public why they deserve better because doing so makes them to doubt their achievements, as … Continue reading

ICYMI: All school performance at the UAAP Season 78 Cheerdance Competition

Last Saturday, the SM Mall of Asia Arena (owned by Henry Sy who also owns major stock of National University) once again became the blind and mute witness in another historic UAAP cheerdance competition (very historic for NU). Defending champion (depending!) NU regained its title while UST and UP unfortunately caught silver and bronze, respectively. … Continue reading

The new Johnnie Walker ad campaign will change the way you think and … feel about JOY

Johnnie Walker, the arguably best tasting and most popular Scotch whisky, has released its new ad campaign that will definitely change the way you look and think of your happiest emotion called, JOY. Jude Law explicitly tell in the ad campaign that “blood, sweat and tear will take you there” showing one’s success in work, … Continue reading

UP Likas’ conference brings you the promises of Commonwealth in the Philippines

The UP Lipunang Pangkasaysayan, a premier History student organization in the University of the Philippines-Diliman, will be holding its national conference on Commonwealth and its promises of freedom, sovereignty and development in the Philippines entitled Komonwelt: Landas Tungo sa Kasaysayan. The national conference will tackle, among other things, the preparation of the country toward the … Continue reading

  • Recommended Foreign Films

    C.O.G. starring Jonathan Groff

  • The Words starring Bradley Cooper

  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower starring Logan Lerman, Emma Watson and Ezra Miller

  • Stranger than Fiction starring Will Ferrel

  • Recommended Local Films

    Ang Nawawala starring Dominic and Felix Roco

  • Liars starring Alessandra de Rossi

  • Babagwa (The Spider's Lair) starring Alex Medina

  • Recommended Foreign Novels

    The Spectacular Now by Tim Tharp

  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

  • Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

  • Recommended Local Novels

    El Filibusterismo ni Jose Rizal

  • Dekada '70 ni Lualhati Bautista

  • MacArthur ni Bob Ong


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