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Miss Kon: Dancing Lesbians Are The Highlight Of This Hot New Bar In Malate

Bars are a dime a dozen, but this one is different. I discovered Miss Kon while scrolling through TikTok. The video I saw featured butch lesbians dancing onstage. It piqued my curiosity because I thought the bar represented lesbians so well. The bar itself didn’t have an official TikTok account,…

Entertainment Columnist Philbert Dy Breaks Down BBM’s Plan To Reduce Rice Prices

Here’s what he (and other pundits, political and otherwise), think of that plan. Philbert Dy is a Filipino film critic. His reviews have appeared on ClickTheCity.com, among other places. He has also been vocal when it comes to politics. In a series of tweets, Dy sounded off on Ferdinand “Bongbong”…

Meme$ out 4 DU30: Fighting Disinformation One Meme At A Time

An admin of the group talks about its goals following its rise to prominence. Freedom of speech gave us the ability to express ourselves. But these days, some abuse it by spreading disinformation. This is where the Facebook group Meme$ out 4 DU30, now Meme$ out 4 diktajunior, comes in….

Taylor Swift Gives Inspiring Speech At 2022 NYU Commencement Exercises

The pop star also received an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree. All eyes were on New York University this week as superstar Taylor Swift joined the class of 2022. She accepted an honorary doctorate and delivered a speech. The all-school commencement ceremony took place at Yankee Stadium. READ Taylor…

Nikki Valdez and Rica Peralejo-Bonifacio On Politics and Motherhood

They took an active role in VP Leni Robredo’s presidential campaign. Celebrities becoming involved with politics is common in the Philippines. In the recent elections, Nikki Valdez and Rica Peralejo-Bonifacio supported the same candidate. They threw themselves into campaigning for Vice President Leni Robredo. READ Non-Verbal Ways Moms Say ‘I…

No Classes Under A Marcos Presidency: Why Students Are Staging A Walkout

They’re not just skipping school, they’re fighting for their future. Many mass and sectoral organizations are against the possibility of a Marcos presidency, so they camped out at Liwasang Bonifacio on May 10. Their goal was to protest the alleged fraud in this year’s national elections. The League of Filipino…

Meet The ‘Millennial Psychologist’ Offering Mental Health Advice On Social Media

Doc Riyan is gaining social media clout for helping people cope. Your Millennial Psychologist, aka Doc Riyan, has thousands of followers on social media. Aside from 20,000 YouTube subscribers, she has 11,000 followers on Instagram and 7,500 on Twitter. She also has a Facebook page that she put up in…

Today I Stood On The Right Side Of History

This writer shares his final thoughts as #Halalan2022 draws to a close. My father and I have had an adversarial relationship for as long as I can remember. We have some things in common, like our stubbornness and talent for cooking. But in general, we’re polar opposites. For instance, he’s…

ICYMI: Watch ‘Kingmaker’ In These Five Filipino Dialects

The critically-acclaimed film about the Marcos family now has a wider reach. More Filipinos can now watch Lauren Greenfield’s critically-acclaimed documentary The Kingmaker. Aside from the Tagalog dub, subtitles in four regional dialects are now available. These dialects are Bicolano, Cebuano, Hiligaynon, and Ilocano. The Kingmaker is about the dictatorship…

Why Dicta License’s Pochoy Labog Will Criticize Leni Robredo If She Wins

His support for her comes with a caveat. Since Dicta License’s 2005 debut, they’ve been all about having social consciousness. That’s not surprising, given that their frontman Pochoy Labog has a day job as a human rights lawyer. Labog has always channeled his experiences into his music. Their albums Paghilom…

Non-profit DAKILA Aims To Encourage The Youth Through Music

Making human rights mainstream since 2006! Have you heard of an organization called DAKILA (Nobility)? It was founded by Cooky Chua, Lourd de Veyra, Ronnie Lazaro, and the late Arvin “Tado” Jimenez in 2006. Now it has members and partners from all over the Philippines. They put on concerts, film…

Get To Know KMall, the Korean Shopping Platform at PPOPCON 2022

The eCommerce platform has authentic Korean goods in the fashion, food and fandom space! The recent Philippine Pop Convention (PPOPCON) was a groundbreaking, unique affair celebrating the community of artists and fans that formed thanks to the genre. At the convention proper, one of the major exhibitors was the Korean…