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FILIPINO CULTURE IN A KOREAN SHOW

As I had been pretty down lately, I need to take my happy pills, i.e. binge-watching TV shows and movies. And one of my favorites is this Korean variety show called Running Man. I discovered this show just recently, and

/ Music, TV

FILIPINO CULTURE IN A KOREAN SHOW

As I had been pretty down lately, I need to take my happy pills, i.e. binge-watching TV shows and movies. And one of my favorites is this Korean variety show called Running Man. I discovered this show just recently, and

SPECTACULAR! SPECTACULAR!

I mentioned in a commentary in my previous entry that I will post a video of the performances that I was able to record from the cultural show in our school. It was a musical show called Latang, with a

SPECTACULAR! SPECTACULAR!

I mentioned in a commentary in my previous entry that I will post a video of the performances that I was able to record from the cultural show in our school. It was a musical show called Latang, with a

KAWANANGAN

So while taking a break from reading a lot of stuff, I browsed my Facebook feeds and encountered this video from viddsee, called “Aftershock” and was directed by Remton Siega Zuasola. Watch the video HERE. To be honest, I cried

KAWANANGAN

So while taking a break from reading a lot of stuff, I browsed my Facebook feeds and encountered this video from viddsee, called “Aftershock” and was directed by Remton Siega Zuasola. Watch the video HERE. To be honest, I cried

LAZY SUNDAY + GOOD MUSIC = HEAVEN

After a pub quiz game plus I-really-lost-count number of cocktail shots last Thursday night, and a despidida/dance showdown/unli-alcohol/ultra-charades last Friday night (which left me with only 30 minutes of sleep, by the way), and a whole-day-whole-body mental and physical team-building

LAZY SUNDAY + GOOD MUSIC = HEAVEN

After a pub quiz game plus I-really-lost-count number of cocktail shots last Thursday night, and a despidida/dance showdown/unli-alcohol/ultra-charades last Friday night (which left me with only 30 minutes of sleep, by the way), and a whole-day-whole-body mental and physical team-building

BAR ESCAPE

So I just came back from my third Korea trip and the first thing that I wanted to write about was my visit to a bar in my last night in the Land of Morning Calm. First things first. Yes,

BAR ESCAPE

So I just came back from my third Korea trip and the first thing that I wanted to write about was my visit to a bar in my last night in the Land of Morning Calm. First things first. Yes,

THE SUPPOSEDLY TECH ENTRY THAT TURNED OUT TO BE A RANT

Yesterday, I was writing a huge rant about last weekend’s episode of The Voice Philippines, and I realized that I haven’t published it. Heck, I haven’t even finished the first paragraph. Was I too busy yesterday? Well, not exactly. But

THE SUPPOSEDLY TECH ENTRY THAT TURNED OUT TO BE A RANT

Yesterday, I was writing a huge rant about last weekend’s episode of The Voice Philippines, and I realized that I haven’t published it. Heck, I haven’t even finished the first paragraph. Was I too busy yesterday? Well, not exactly. But

MISSING SUGARFREE?

One week into the term break and I already got bored. Like I was practically missing the stress (I know, it’s shameful). Thus, I started to look for activities to lessen the lengths of my idle time. [Read: Last Tuesday

MISSING SUGARFREE?

One week into the term break and I already got bored. Like I was practically missing the stress (I know, it’s shameful). Thus, I started to look for activities to lessen the lengths of my idle time. [Read: Last Tuesday

ELBI

Los Baños, or “Elbi” as we fondly call it, is a place that I consider my second hometown. I have generally lived most of my life in four places: Tagum City (~11 years), Davao City (~4 years), Los Baños (~6), 

ELBI

Los Baños, or “Elbi” as we fondly call it, is a place that I consider my second hometown. I have generally lived most of my life in four places: Tagum City (~11 years), Davao City (~4 years), Los Baños (~6), 

THE MAÑANITA

When I was a child, we had this tradition in our neighbourhood that involved people secretly gathering on someone’s birthday (normally at the request of the celebrant’s family) and surprising him or her with an early morning serenade. Normally, people

THE MAÑANITA

When I was a child, we had this tradition in our neighbourhood that involved people secretly gathering on someone’s birthday (normally at the request of the celebrant’s family) and surprising him or her with an early morning serenade. Normally, people

THE GUY WHO WROTE MY HIGH SCHOOL HYMN

“…and fit all thy sons with wings, to lend us flight in the sowing of our gifts…” A couple of months ago, Philippine Science High School Southern Mindanao Campus alumni batch 2001 (batchname: Prodigy) who are based here in the

THE GUY WHO WROTE MY HIGH SCHOOL HYMN

“…and fit all thy sons with wings, to lend us flight in the sowing of our gifts…” A couple of months ago, Philippine Science High School Southern Mindanao Campus alumni batch 2001 (batchname: Prodigy) who are based here in the

RADIO 911

A few days back, I bought a new pair of headphones for my old mobile Sony Ericsson W395, and I was glad that I did since I am again able to listen to the radio. This was one the drawbacks

RADIO 911

A few days back, I bought a new pair of headphones for my old mobile Sony Ericsson W395, and I was glad that I did since I am again able to listen to the radio. This was one the drawbacks

JIGGY JIGGY, CALL THAT GIRL BOJANGLES

Whenever SUGARFREE does a live act in Feb Fair (annual event in my alma mater), I am always there in the front row. When I bumped into them at the backstage in one of our dance gigs (Wow! I just

JIGGY JIGGY, CALL THAT GIRL BOJANGLES

Whenever SUGARFREE does a live act in Feb Fair (annual event in my alma mater), I am always there in the front row. When I bumped into them at the backstage in one of our dance gigs (Wow! I just

HYPOCRITES’ NIGHT OUT

Warning: Stale topic. So I passed by Market! Market! this morning (as like any other weekday morning), and I discovered that that Gerald-Sarah flick is still on. Then I remembered that one funny night when Jap and I had a

HYPOCRITES’ NIGHT OUT

Warning: Stale topic. So I passed by Market! Market! this morning (as like any other weekday morning), and I discovered that that Gerald-Sarah flick is still on. Then I remembered that one funny night when Jap and I had a

WHY DO YOU HIDE YOUR FACE FROM ME?

Many weeks ago I marked today’s date in my planner. I tried to save up for this night but the bills just won’t stop. I tried to borrow cash from my friends, however, more urgent debts were also due. And

WHY DO YOU HIDE YOUR FACE FROM ME?

Many weeks ago I marked today’s date in my planner. I tried to save up for this night but the bills just won’t stop. I tried to borrow cash from my friends, however, more urgent debts were also due. And

SUGARFREE’S LAST NOTE

PAALAM PILIPINAS. That was the event title of Sugarfree’s farewell concert, held last night (1 March 2011) at Eastwood Central Plaza. Despite my lack of finances, my bad cough, the bad weather, and the venue’s proximity, I hurried myself after

SUGARFREE’S LAST NOTE

PAALAM PILIPINAS. That was the event title of Sugarfree’s farewell concert, held last night (1 March 2011) at Eastwood Central Plaza. Despite my lack of finances, my bad cough, the bad weather, and the venue’s proximity, I hurried myself after