Opinion & Commentary

PSA: How NOT to be a d****bag online

These days, reading tweets and comments online can be to much. In the time of technological advancements, people seem to have forgotten a very basic thing: Their manners. In a quick rant *erm*guide, I decided to explore just what people can do to...

So what if an athlete is gay?

When Arnold van Opstal posted a rainbow-filtered photo on Instagram where a man was kissing him on the cheek, social media went into overdrive. The post garnered more than 11,000 likes and 700 comments, a far cry from the few thousand likes and...

No Next Time

My old Nokia phone beeped and vibrated loudly on the table. The screen lit up. I forced myself to ignore the green light it emitted and focused on the TV screen. A few minutes later it beeped and vibrated again. I ignored it once more. I knew that...

Why I See Beauty in the Rain

There’s something about the rain that I love. I welcomed June with a joyful heart, stoked for the rainy days that it would bring. The summer heat was too much to bear and I feel like my soul was craving for gloomy weather to bring out my penchant...

WATCH: This is What Having a Mental Illness is Like

Whoever said the world of OPM is dying was wrong. There are a lot of amazing Filipino bands out there, and some even more amazing than others because of their advocacies and how they create awareness on important issues. One such band is December...

8 Kinds of Pedestrians You’ll See on the Street

Driving a car in the Metro can be pretty tiring. And with the heavy traffic that’s everywhere, you need to entertain yourself in all ways possible. The next time you’re behind the wheel of your car, why not get a windshield perspective...

10 Legendary Movie Teachers We Wish We Had

Written by: Danelle Go There is nothing more powerful than meeting a life-changing teacher. We tend to forget just how tiring it can be to introduce new lessons to students (who aren’t always the most open-minded people), and how much time...

4 Steps to Beat that Deadline This School Year!

Article by Denise Nicole Uy / Photos by Hannah Beltran Almost every student has experienced this: how do you write a paper when writer’s block has got you under lock? You start confidently until you eventually find yourself checking your phone...

You-niversity: Where Self-Reliance Should Begin

It was fun answering the questions of newbies in school—until it stopped being fun and instead became a plague everyone wanted to avoid. Who doesn’t feel irritated when you’re being bombarded with questions that could have been answered right...

11 DOs and DON’Ts to get your EX to notice you

Relationships don’t always end well. If it’s been long since you stopped talking with your ex-boyfriend for quite a while now and you miss him but refuse to start a conversation for whatever reason(we won’t judge), we got you....

6 Cynical Books To Read To #StayWoke

If you’ve been through a series of breakups lately, we probably have the same thing in mind. Focusing on a career-driven life doesn’t have to mean letting go of the companion of books and love stories. Although, if you want to #StayWoke...

Do Tattoos Make You Uncomfortable?

I have four tattoos. Small ones. And in this generation, that’s not really shocking and it definitely isn’t newsworthy. In fact, it hardly even counts as anything. See, I am surrounded by tattoo-clad people everyday. Most of my friends...