Mid-Autumn Festival: What is it and how is it celebrated?
Today is a big day for East Asian communities with families gathering for dinner, lighting lanterns and eating mooncakes for the Mid-Autumn Festival. Here's everything you need to know about the celebrations. What is the Mid-Autumn Festival? Also known ...
Public date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0800
Tiger Woods Is Even Greater Than You Think
Everybody gets Tiger. In fact, regarding athletes during their playing careers, Eldrick Tont Woods is the most popular ever. Bigger than Michael Jordan, bigger than Pele, bigger than Ali, bigger than The Babe. Except for Ali and the backlash he ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 05:00:00 +0800
Bowsette: An Investigation
This Bowser-turned-Peach was dubbed Bowsette by fans. (Which, sidebar, makes no sense, because the “ette” comes from Toadette, not from Peach, so the more logical name would've been Beach or Boweach or Powser or literally anything else — but I ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:00:00 +0800
Typhoon Paeng slows down, maintains track
The typhoon maintained its strength, with maximum winds of 185 km/h and gustiness of 225 km/h. Paeng does not have a direct effect on any part of the Philippines at the moment, due to its distance from land. There are no areas under tropical cyclone ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 06:00:00 +0800
Anthony Davis signs with LeBron James' agent and plans to meet with Pelicans ...
Though Davis' agent change has led some to speculate that a team change could soon follow, Davis, in an interview with ESPN, said it was nothing more than a business decision and plans to meet with team officials about his future soon. "My focus is to ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 15:00:00 +0800
Liz Uy throws fiesta-themed birthday bash for son Xavi
Liz Uy threw a grand first birthday party for her baby boy Xavi. Xavi turned one year old on September 20. Raymond Racaza (left) and Liz Uy (right) with their son Xavi. IMAGE @rajolaurel on Instagram. On Sunday, September 23, Liz held a huge fiesta ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:00:00 +0800
Twitter Has Intense Feelings About Carlo Aquino + Angelica Panganiban's 'GGV ...
In an emotional and raw episode of Gandang Gabi Vice on September 23, Carlo Aquino and Angelica Panganiban revealed a lot of details about themselves and their past relationship to host Vice Ganda. During their interview, Angelica admitted that they ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:00:00 +0800
Fall Equinox Daylight Maps
For those that follow me on Twitter (@Cimatologist49), you know that I am particularly fascinated by the changes in daylight that occur over the course of the year. The Fall (Autumnal) equinox is one of those special days where the position of the sun ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 15:00:00 +0800
'The House With a Clock in Its Walls' Is No. 1 as 'Life Itself' Fizzles
The House With a Clock in Its Walls,” produced by Amblin Entertainment, Mr. Spielberg's company, was the No. 1 movie at North American theaters, taking in roughly $27 million and surpassing prerelease analyst expectations. The PG-rated movie, which ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 14:00:00 +0800
Anthony Joshua victory sets up the fight the fans deserve
As the warring parties with claims to the division's 'king' put their points to the world yesterday, Joshua, still the holder of three world title belts, revealed that his preferred route to heavyweight domination were fights with Deontay Wilder ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 22:00:00 +0800
The 'Joker' origin movie teases first footage of Joaquin Phoenix in clown makeup
Director Todd Phillips on Friday shared a "camera test" video of Joaquin Phoenix wearing clown makeup as The Joker for their upcoming origin movie of the DC villain. Phillips shared an image of Phoenix without makeup four days ago. "Joker" is slated to ...
Public date: Sat, 22 Sep 2018 13:00:00 +0800
The Latest On The Telltale Games Closure
On Friday, Telltale Games made the shocking and sad announcement that it was enacting a "majority studio closure," resulting in the loss of more than 200 jobs. According to developers who were there, as part of the shutdown, Telltale Games employees ...
Public date: Sat, 22 Sep 2018 23:00:00 +0800
Will Avengers 4 kill off Iron Man, Captain America and Thor?
The release of 'Avengers 4' (A4) is long way off in mid-2019 next year, but it's one installment that's triggered of numerous speculations and theories. And you don't have to be a hardcore Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) fans to be heartbroken by the ...
Public date: Sat, 22 Sep 2018 23:00:00 +0800
The Air Jordan 33 Is Designed to Change the Game
Last night in Los Angeles, Jordan Brand took flight. The basketball powerhouse unveiled its latest game shoe, the Air Jordan 33, in an immersive experience that featured everything from a first look at new apparel to movement-mapping sessions that ...
Public date: Sat, 22 Sep 2018 06:00:00 +0800
'Suicide Squad' Director Wished He Could Take Back His F Marvel Comment
It's been over two years since Suicide Squad director David Ayer made waves by yelling "F*** Marvel!" at the DC film's world premiere, but it's still a moment he regrets. Ayer posted on Twitter recently about how little say he feels directors have over ...
Public date: Sat, 22 Sep 2018 22:00:00 +0800
DSWD DROMIC Report #3 on the Landslide Incident in Naga City, Cebu as of 21 ...
SITUATION OVERVIEW. Days of heavy monsoon rains caused a steep slope to collapse in Brgy. Tinaan, Naga City, Cebu at around 6:00 in the morning on 20 September 2018. At least 14 houses were directly affected, buried 8 feet deep or more (Cebu ...
Public date: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 09:00:00 +0800
Rothschild closes first US private equity fund at over $655m
This is the 13th fund raised by Rothschild Merchant Banking over the last 10 years, which brings the total assets under management to more than $10 billion across four strategies: corporate private equity; senior and junior credit; primary and ...
Public date: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 19:00:00 +0800
Sister Patricia Fox joins Mass on Martial Law anniversary
MANILA, Philippines – While she faces possible deportation for allegedly joining political activities, Australian nun Sister Patricia Fox joined a Mass on Friday, September 21, to commemorate the 46th anniversary of Martial Law. "A Mass is hardly a ...
Public date: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:00:00 +0800
GoPro Hero 7 Could Be What The Company Needed To Make A Comeback
GoPro has been going through a rough phase for the last few years. The action camera maker badly needs a hit product to make a comeback. The Hero 6 camera was a disappointment. The Karma drone…well, let's not talk about it. On Thursday, the ...
Public date: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:00:00 +0800
Google marks Josefa Llanes Escoda's 120th birth anniversary with doodle
MANILA, Philippines – Google marked the 120th birth anniversary of Josefa Llanes Escoda with a doodle on its homepage, Thursday, September 20. Escoda was born on this day in 1898, the eldest of 7 children, and one of Philippine history's most important ...
Public date: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00:00 +0800