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How Is Sex Portrayed by Love Songs?

This column may contain strong language, sexual content, adult humor, and other themes that may not be suitable for minors. Parental guidance is strongly advised. The other day I heard my teenage daughter belting out the lyrics to a startling, but familiar, song, owning the music, so to speak, with her own mesmerizing torch-ballad twist […]

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Why Blake Lively Told Off a Reporter For Asking About Her Outfit

Blake Lively isn’t having it if all you want to ask her about is the dress she’s wearing for an event. At Variety’s Power of Women event, Blake told off a reporter for asking her only about her outfit choice for the night. She started off by saying, “Are we really doing this? Would you […]

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What ‘Time’ 100 Critics Have to Say About Pres. Duterte and Sen. De Lima

Time Magazine released the full list of their 100 Most Influential People, and Pres. Rodrigo Duterte and Sen. Leila De Lima are part of it. While many are celebrating Duterte’s inclusion and questioning De Lima’s, the critiques seem to say otherwise. Former Colombian President César Gaviria was tasked to write about Duterte. Right off the bat, Gaviria […]

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Victoria Beckham Received an OBE from Prince William, Duke of Cambridge

It’s an understatement to say that Victoria Beckham has a lot to celebrate this week—her 43rd birthday was quickly followed by an investiture ceremony to receive her OBE (Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) from the Duke of Cambridge. What is an OBE exactly? Well, it is a British order of chivalry awarded to those who have […]

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Kris Aquino Officially Signs On with Los Angeles Agency

Haters, where are you? Show some love for Kris Aquino as she formally seals the deal with Los Angeles-based agency East West Artists. The agency manages various talents of mostly Asian decent like popstar Brian Joo and actress Selena Lee. I am now being managed globally by East West Artists headquartered in Los Angeles… My […]

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Who’s the Latest Celeb to Tweet Liza Soberano?

Liza Soberano seems to enjoy Twitter as her social media platform of choice—it’s easy for her to retweet posts that she likes and she can respond to fans and friends right away. But one more thing we noticed is how easy she can create conversation (at least via tweets) with other celebrities. Remember Charlie Puth […]

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Lady Gaga Is Filming Her New Movie at the Coachella Festival Grounds

Lady Gaga made a huge splash as she headlined the first Coachella weekend. Apart from debuting her new song “The Cure,” she also asked her fans to participate in her new film A Star Is Born. According to Nylon, a country western festival scene will be shot at the Coachella venue from April 18 to 19. […]

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7 Brands That Offer Lifetime Warranty and Why You Should Start Buying Them

In this overly materialistic world, we consume and buy products that we think we need even if we actually don’t. Plastic pollution has become imminent to the marine life; items like water bottles, straws, and even flip-flops can drift for years across tens of thousands of miles. Bags and clothing fill up landmines that also […]

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5 Amazing Women in the Bible

This week, the Christian world remembers Jesus Christ and the story of his greatest sacrifice. The story is also heightened when you consider the long (I mean, really long) prefix leading up to the fulfillment of Christian salvation. And that prefix contained stories of women who also stood up for what was right and took […]

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Celebrities, Social Media, and the Responsibility of Thinking Before Posting

Social media is the best and worst tool that celebrities can use. The upside, according to Vanity Fair, is that celebs become their own PR person. Some even hire consultants to help with the content they put out. With just one post or tweet, they can easily promote their new projects and the charities they support. […]

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Everyone Is Trolling United for Their Horrible Passenger Treatment

When things get bad and inexplicable, we turn to humor and the Internet for justice. Take a look at how everyone is making fun of United Airlines since they resorted to dragging and physically assaulting a passenger off an overbooked flight and the tone-deaf apology the CEO gave for it. Late night host Jimmy Kimmel […]

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Pia Wurtzbach and Marlon Stockinger Spotted on a Date After Twins Revelation

It’s been a controversial couple of weeks for Pia Wurtzbach and Marlon Stockinger. After the revelation that Marlon fathered model Kit Barraquias’ twins, people have been speculating on whether the two have split up. However, recent photos show the couple having a date at a restaurant in Makati. The photo also comes days after they were spotted […]

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Selena Gomez and The Weeknd Just Made It Instagram Official

After a few months of speculating if they are the real deal, Selena Gomez and The Weeknd (Abel Tesfaye) finally made it Instagram official. A post shared by The Weeknd (@theweeknd) on Apr 8, 2017 at 1:27am PDT Despite their busy schedule, the two still manage to get some quality time. Selena is supporting his Starboy: Legend […]

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See the Funny Side of Camille Co and Laureen Uy’s Instagram Husbands

It’s no secret that Instagram Husbands are the unsung heroes of the social media sphere. There’s even an Instagram account that captures them in action as they take photos of their partners. But what if they’re given a platform where they can hilariously express their hardships, even copy how their ladies pose in every photo? […]

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‘Baka Bukas’ Director Talks LGBTQ Issues with ‘Nylon’

In the past few months, Baka Bukas has received much attention for its added insight into the LGBTQ community through cinema. And now, it’s about to get more attention with its North American release this coming June. In line with this, director and writer Sam Lee talks with Nylon about the film. The interview tackles a […]

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Why Scarlett Johansson Is Calling Ivanka Trump a Coward

Ivanka Trump is getting a lot of backlash for her part in the current US administration, second only, of course, to her father, also known as Cheeto-in-Chief. Actress Scarlett Johansson went after Ivanka at the Women in the World Summit. In reference to Ivanka’s interview with Gayle King, Scarlett judged Ivanka as “cowardly” and found […]

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Merriam Webster Trolled Ivanka Trump for Not Knowing What ‘Complicit’ Means

Ivanka Trump recently said that she doesn’t know the meaning of “complicit.” Good thing Merriam Webster was there to fill in the blanks. In an interview with CBS News’ Gayle King, Ivanka was asked if she, along with brother Eric Trump, were complicit of what’s happening in the White House. She replied, “If being complicit […]

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‘Die With You’ Is Beyoncé’s Anniversary Gift to Jay-Z

Beyoncé and Jay-Z just celebrated nine years together. What better way to celebrate their marriage, their daughter Blue Ivy, and the twins on the way? Well, a release of a new music video for Jay-Z’s (more like our) viewing pleasure. 💙 4.4.17 💙 A post shared by Beyoncé (@beyonce) on Apr 4, 2017 at 12:04pm PDT Just a few hours […]

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