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[16 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Meanwhile, in China…

I have no idea why these villas were built. Maybe residents have been forced to buy houses on a roof because land is so expensive in Zhuzhou.

Food and Drink, World News »

[12 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Nazi Wine

Italian winemaker Vini Lunardelli has sparked criticism for producing bottles of wine featuring Adolf Hitler (and a bunch of other Nazis) on the label.

Odd + Weird, World News »

[18 Jul 2012 | One Comment | ]
Chinese theme park offers 50 percent discount to women wearing miniskirts

The Guilin Merryland Resort is offering half-price admission to women in miniskirts measuring less than 38 centimeters. Shorts and dresses don’t count.

Gadgets, Philippine News, Press Release »

[14 Jul 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Latest BlackBerry Curve smartphones now available in teal blue in the Philippines

Research In Motion (RIM) and Globe Telecom have announced the availability of the BlackBerry Curve 9220 and the BlackBerry Curve 9320 smartphones in Teal Blue, giving Globe BlackBerry subscribers more color options when purchasing two of the popular BlackBerry Curve smartphones.

Entertainment, Headline, Philippine News »

[10 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Comedy King Dolphy dead at 83

Legendary Filipino actor Dolphy (Rodolfo Vera Quizon, Sr. in real life) passed away Tuesday night following a cardiac arrest, according to a statement released by his son, actor-director Eric Quizon. The Philippines’ King of Comedy would have celebrated his 84th birthday on July 25.

World News »

[8 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Video: Jordanian politician pulls out a gun during live TV debate

MP Mohammad Shawabka threw one of his shoes at Mansour Sayf al-Din Murad before pulling out a silver pistol and pointing it at the political activist.

Odd + Weird, World News »

[6 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Zoo wants  smoking orangutan to go to rehab

Cigarette smoking is such a hard habit to break, but workers at an Indonesian zoo are confident that their famous smoking ape will finally beat her decade-long addiction when she is moved out of visitors’ reach.

Entertainment, Philippine News »

[5 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Iza Calzado flashes her cleavage on Rogue’s July 2012 issue

I would imagine that a lot of guys are assessing her assets at this point ― especially those air bags.

Entertainment, Philippine News, Press Release »

[29 Jun 2012 | No Comment | ]
Dance ‘Super Bass’ with style and win 2 Nicki Minaj concert tickets & a BlackBerry Curve 9220

Simply show off your best “Super Bass” moves on video, share it on YouTube, and submit it to MYXPH.com’s Super Bass Dance Video Contest.

Nature, World News »

[8 Jun 2012 | No Comment | ]
Video: Polar bear uses huge rock to break aquarium window

While swimming inside an aquarium at a Dutch zoo, a polar bear picked up a large stone at the bottom of the pool and tried to smash the glass wall.