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Why call Pet Busters when you can do this instead?
As we've learned from a series of unfortunate incidents at Bonifacio Global City earlier this year, we can share our public spaces with animals humanely and considerately. There's always a fair compromise between our needs and those of our furry friends—sometimes, we just ...
 
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Manners maketh profitable Hollywood franchises.
Matthew Vaughn's film adaptation of the Matt Millar comic franchise Kingsman: The Secret Service was a runaway success when it hit theaters in 2014; and its 2017 sequel, Kingsman: The Golden Circle, did about as well (the first movie raked in $414 million worldwide, the second ...
 
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With an average pay of P9,757 per month in the Philippines, it’s no wonder Filipino nurses flock to American ERs.
The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards had their night earlier this week, and it opened with a shoutout to the Filipino diaspora. In a politically charged monologue, Saturday Night Live's Michael Che and Colin Jost poked fun at the lack of diversity in ...
 
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'The Haunting of Hill House' just dropped its first trailer.
In his 1981 non-fiction review of the horror genre entitled Danse Macabre, Stephen King said Shirley Jackson's The Haunting of Hill House had been one of only two great novels about the supernatural in the last hundred years. Now it's a Netflix series:King raved ...
 
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She was an advocate of Filipino women's right of suffrage.
She's the subject of today's Google Doodle, which celebrates her role as founder of the Girl Scouts of the Philippines. In her life, she was also a civic leader, an advocate of women's rights, a teacher, and an activist. But most people know her simply as the ...
 
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Pre-loaded with classic games!
For better or worse, the age of controller cables and memory cards is long gone. It was a good time, though—a time in which the original Playstation was especially successful. Sony's gray box was the first home console in video game history to ship ...
 
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'Children of the Lake' just lost Sheron Dayoc as director.
Filmmaker Sheron Dayoc was set to direct Children of the Lake, a film about the Marawi conflict of 2017 and an initiative championed by Robin Padilla, produced by Spring Films (an outfit headed by actor Piolo Pascual and filmmaker Joyce Bernal).That is, until earlier ...
 
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Featuring the stories of four chefs.
It wouldn't be a stretch to say that even after all these years, Chef's Table is still one of Netflix's greatest gifts to the world. The docu-series, which is primarily about chefs and the food they make, always manages to tell much deeper ...
 
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We're counting on you, Carol.
Let the hype commence. The long-awaited first look at Captain Marvel just dropped: a full trailer plus a poster that's sure to get you excited for the next installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.As in the official images that were released by Entertainment ...
 
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Premiering next month in Busan.
They're three of the Philippines' most celebrated filmmakers—auteurs with incredible contributions to Filipino cinema—and next month, a film that bears all their names will premiere for the very first time. Lav Diaz, Kidlat Tahimik, and Brillante Mendoza come together for Lakbayan, a three-part omnibus film featuring ...
 
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Starring Glaiza de Castro as Kumander Liway.
Rarely is a film so moving as to deserve a standing ovation, and perhaps even more uncommon is a film that can stir enough political emotions to get its audience to rise up in protest right after. But as accounts of its gala screening would ...
 
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"Tony has made some of the best television in the history of television."
It's still tough to come to terms with the fact that Anthony Bourdain—a guy who so many looked up to—passed away just last June. He was in the middle of making a new season of his hit show, Parts Unknown, when it happened, ...