No surprises here, tbh. According to the Tom Tom Traffic Index Ranking, Manila, Philippines is second overall across 416 cities worldwide. We come second only to Bengaluru, India but our congestion levels practically match up at about 71%. It goes without saying that traversing Manila has always been a struggle, but I guess everyone else […]
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Originals Only (Oo), in collaboration with Acousteoke and Indie Manila, will showcase some of the biggest and upcoming artists this coming February 4. This installment of Oo is going to be held on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 8PM at the Upperhouse, 2/F The Brewery, The Palace, BGC. Entrance ticket is 300PHP. Following the Taal Volcano […]
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Friends may have ended in 2004, but the show’s popularity still endures because of nostalgia and its availability on Netflix. Now, David Schwimmer, who played Ross on the iconic show, is proposing a reboot with a diverse cast. He told the Guardian, “Maybe there should be an all-black Friends or an all-Asian Friends.“ This statement follows criticism that […]
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Part of the thrill of going to arcades is seeing what we can win with our tickets. For many of us, the most we can win is a notebook, a pen, or even a small toy. For Richard Fajardo, he managed to win a water tank. The story was shared by Tom’s World’s Facebook page. […]
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After My Chemical Romance dropped their big reunion concert announcement, everybody started hoping and praying that a world tour would be next on their agenda. Surprise, surprise: it is, and they’re coming to Asia!!! The question now is: are they coming to Manila to perform their iconic hits, like “Helena” and “Welcome to the Black […]
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The world mourned when it was announced that basketball legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter passed away after the helicopter they were riding in crashed in Calabasas, California. Many people posted tributes to the basketball superstar and one of them is Michael Jordan, a fellow basketball legend. In a statement released to his manager Estee […]
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The World Health Organization has now declared a global public health emergency due to the coronavirus. In a press conference, WHO director general Tedros Adhanom said that “the main reason is not because of what is happening in China, but because of what is happening in other countries. Our greatest concern is the potential for […]
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One of the country’s premier research events, Research Fair 2020, is set to return on its 19th edition this January 30-February 1, 2020 in the University of the Philippines Diliman. High school students from across the country will get the chance to participate in the various events that Research Fair has to offer. Themed “CHRYSALIS: […]
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Written by April Fojas Photographed by Fudge Santos Just when you thought Samgyupsal couldn’t get any better, Samgyupan changes the game and brings you something you think would have come around sooner: A Filipino and Korean BBQ fusion. And trust me, you’re going to love it! The Philippines loves to explore different cuisines and for […]
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Emojis are just the way I communicate. They’re cute, universal, and convey almost every emotion out there. I’ve spammed plenty of hearts, lil poops, and those googly-eye faces whenever I was trying to make pacute to crush. It’s jut how it is. But I’m always surprised when new emojis come around, bringing with them feelings we might […]
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