K-Pop supergroup BTS has officially added another achievement to their list. This time, the group met Joe Biden, President of the United States, at the White House on May 31, 2022 to discuss anti-Asian hate crimes and to celebrate Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders (AANHPI) Month. The White House in Washington first announced the […]
Lay Zhang’s fans accuse SB19 member FELIP of plagiarizing the former’s ‘Lit’ video in his new MV ‘Bulan’
On May 28, 2022, FELIP (the solo stage name of SB19’S Ken) released a new music video titled “Bulan.” The song is a bop, but then some viewers who watched the MV realized that the melody and some shots in the video seemed familiar. Soon enough, people were able to figure out why the tune […]
‘Ansaya ni Anya’: DOTr announces extension of MRT-3’s ‘Libreng Sakay’ program with an Anya Forger meme
Good news, Metro Manila commuters: MRT-3’s Libreng Sakay Program has been extended till June 30, 2022! Even Anya is “happy” with the news. The Department of Transportation Philippines announced on their Facebook page on May 26, 2022, that the program has been extended until the current administration’s last day in service. They posted the great […]
Some countries and cities, including so-called smart cities, are cracking down on pedestrians who step out of line by jaywalking.
We all know that the Walt Disney Company has been dominating Hollywood over recent years, especially since it has purchased huge media companies like Lucasfilm, 21st Century Fox, Marvel, and so on. However, an article from Pluralistic reveals that Disney has not been paying the royalties of authors from those said companies. It all started […]
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) recently announced that they’d be launching a pilot project called Project CDBCPH, which involves a central bank digital currency or CBDCs. A CBDC is something like a cryptocurrency like Bitcoin and Etherium in the sense that they are all digital tokens. The difference here is that crypto is issued […]
A new 1000 peso bill went into circulation last April 22. The new banknote’s notable characteristic is that it is made from polymer material. According to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, polymer bills can be sanitized with less risk of damage compared to traditional paper bills. The BSP did this because of public health and […]
If shopping sprees in luxury boutiques may not be the top priority right now, some fashionistas have found a way to show off their status.
It seems that some of the Vevo artists’ channels including Harry Styles, Taylor Swift, and Ariana Grande were hacked by one anonymous Twitter user. Last night, fans were surprised to receive a notification from their favorite artist’s channel thinking that they got a surprise drop of a new song. It turns out that the new […]