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There was something called Analgina
What’s in a brand name? A brand name defines and differentiates a product from its competitors in the eyes of the customer. So important are brand names that they can make or break a product—an urban legend has it that a car ...
 
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At the next intersection, turn right at DIY Sperm Bank.
Last time we checked, there was no “Dominatrix Hall of Justice” located in the middle of the Quezon jungle. But it looks like Waze didn’t get that memo as this guy found a couple of anomalies while browsing the app.Apparently, Waze shows ...
 
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Y'all know which font we're talking about.
2018 is coming to an end and the new year is looking to be a promising one for, well, the font Comic Sans. You know this font, of course, and you probably cringe whenever you see it being used. There's just something ...
 
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Brows on fleek for days!
Would Titanic have lasted three months in the theater if Jack didn't die? What about Kill Bill if Bill wasn't killed?Film fatalities can make or break any movie. Depending on the situation, there is nothing more gut-wrenching, more tear-jerking, or more comical than ...
 
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...and priceless posters to boot!
We've all seen one, or maybe ten. Bomba films were all the rage some years back.But have you ever sat back and try to analyze how absurd the titles those films had? The weirder the title, the racier the scenes were. And those posters? ...
 
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Just because lorem ipsum sit happens, doesn't mean it has to be embarrassing.
Eagle-eyed customers on Honestbee's mailing list would have received this email from the delivery app earlier today. The mailer itself has benefited from a copyeditor's pen, but notice the subject header on the email:Yep, that's your good ol' Lorem Ipsum placeholder text. In ...
 
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We don't blame you if you're feeling some deja vu.
Blatant copies are rampant in the restaurant industry, from names to dishes to whole concepts. Sometimes it goes under the guise of wit: Look at the number of establishments in Metro Manila named Lord of the Rinse or Facebuhok or Starbuco.But infringing on other people's ...
 
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Nobody wanted to be Thanos
The barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) campaign season is in full swing. The 9-day campaign period started last Friday, May 4 and will end on Saturday, May 12. According to COMELEC, more than one million candidates are competing for positions in more ...
 
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There's a time and a place for every embrace.
Ah, nuts! A good bear hug, foiled again.Who among us hasn't been in the same awkward position as Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau? As a Southerner, I know what it's like to "be a hugger," though that's never something you should actually ...
 
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Joke time.
First-generation Filipinos in Houston Mark Pascual and Giovan Chupan believed that it was only a matter of time before Filipino food made it to the mainstream. With this hunch and some entrepreneurial experience, they opened Be More Pacific, a food truck, in ...
 
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It's funnier in the Philippines.
When it comes to funny and creative business names, it seems Filipinos will never run out of ideas. Here are more funny business establishments we've compiled, some from reader contributions and others we saw on social media. 1| Biglang Gwapo2| Burger Matsing3| Cina ...
 
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Our habit of reversing words started as early as the 19th century with Filipino revolutionaries.
Language evolves over time and every year, new words are added to our vernacular—whether it's the Oxford-accepted "binge-watch" or novel slang like "lodi," "werpa," and "petmalu." The latter set reaches an all-time high level of propagation thanks to social media, so it's ...
 
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Dying a horrible death isn’t necessary, but it certainly helps.
Gone are the days when you could become a saint just by performing some badass miracles and subsequently being adored and considered holy by your peers. These days, one has to go through a pretty arduous vetting process before one can be ...
 
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Yes, there is a patron saint of the Internet.
Catholics generally have a go-to saint they like to call on for certain things. Lost something? Pray to Saint Anthony. Caught up in a particularly desperate situation? Do the Novena of St. Jude. We aren’t kidding when we say the Church has ...
 
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Like recurring nightmares, here are some of the most unforgettable creatures to appear in Philippine cinema.
The '80s was the Golden Age of Philippine horror movies. Despite the limited budget of these movies and questionable special effects, the true stars of the show were the creatures that clawed their way out from the depths of Philippine lower mythology, foreign ...
 
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Valuable tips from the people of Reddit
Ok, so you want to be a handsome man, but you don't know how. First of all, you could turn to us for help, we're your friends. We'll show you how to sort out your hair and skin care regime; how to lose that last bit ...
 
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Because there's such a thing as Lazaddiction, and we hope there's a cure.
With the holiday season too soon upon us, we've taken to the great Interwebs to see if we could find early gift ideas. And, oh boy, did we find them.We started with German-owned e-commerce company Lazada, which has saved us many times in ...
 
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With poems by Lodi Leav, Edgar Allan Petmalu, and the immortal Jorbski Kilmer.
Love is a game            of tic-tac-toe            werpa to orbskis            petmalu.—Lodi Leav *** I think I shall never see A word as lovely as “Lodi.”“Lodi,” whose hungry mouth is prest Against that rapsa chicken breast.“Lodi” who’s with orbskis all day And lifts their arms up ...
 
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Not too hunky.
Everybody has different types when it comes to love and relationships. There are some who prefer lean, lanky guys, others, chubby ones; and there are also the ones who like to date muscular men. If you’re more into the latter, then you ...
 
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Yes, that's Leo selling you bubblegum
Brad Pitt - PringlesAfter minor roles on shows like Dallas and 21 Jump Street, 26-year-old Brad landed a Pringles commercial in 1989, playing a shirtless bro whose car breaks down. Thankfully, Brad and his fellow shirtless bros find a group of girls ...