It’s finally the middle of the week and you can make it even better: it’s a holiday tomorrow and we’ve got some kilig-worthy news! To kick off your break towards the end of the week, here is some good news to give you a break from world’s chaos:
A LeAga interaction we didn’t think we needed
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We guess some ships just never stop sailing. Alexa, play Sana Maulit Muli because this one just gave us TOTGA vibes. On February 22, award-winning actress and singer Lea Salonga celebrated her 50th birthday and two days later, she shared a screenshot of a conversation with Aga Muhlach with the caption, “Yup. He did.” And the long-time stans cheered in unison! Aga also teased fans with the same screenshot of the convo and his comment, “hopia birthday!” But cue the circus music for the hopia fans like us, both are already happily married and have their own families.
Spider-Man cast teases with new film stills
So excited to announce the new Spider-Man title. So proud of this one…FOS is back! pic.twitter.com/gJJtUr1OFp
— Zendaya (@Zendaya) February 24, 2021
Just in case you’re missing the gang from Spider-Man, we might be seeing them on the big screen again soon. Earlier today, the iconic trio, Zendaya, Tom Holland, and Jacob Batalon shared stills from the new Spider-Man film but with a twist. There are three move titles the cast posted: “Home Slice”, “Phone Home”, and “Home-Wrecker ” – so which one is it? Whether they’re trolling or not, we’re still excited to see the new film. What a fun way to tease the fans!
#BinJin couple team up for a kilig local TVC
When Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin confirmed earlier this year that they are finally officially dating, every CLOY fans’ dream came true. If that isn’t enough to start the year off with kilig, on V-Day, the #BinJinCouple crash-landed into each other’s arms once again starring in a commercial for Smart Communications’ 5G rollout. The TVC even featured music from Filipino band Ben&Ben. You can just imagine the kilig of Pinoy fans over the Korean stars’ pairing. And if that isn’t enough, BinJin even mentioned plans to visit the Philippines once it’s safe for travel. Fingers crossed we see them on local shores soon!
Mayor Vico Sotto recognized as an anti-corruption champion
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Mayor Vico is out here setting the standards again as the US Department of State recognized him as one of the 12 International Anticurroption Champions. According to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, this award recognizes individuals “who have worked tirelessly, often in the face of adversity, to defend transparency, combat corruption, and ensure accountability in their own countries.” He was also described as a new standard-bearer for the new generation of PH politicians. How can you not stan him yet?
GDragon and Jennie are rumored to be in a relationship
DISPATCH reports G Dragon and BLACKPINK Jennie are dating with most of their dates at G Dragon’s penthouse
It is said that their relationship is an open secret within YGE with their managers assisting them as well
— The Seoul Story (@theseoulstory) February 24, 2021
Now that’s what you call a power couple if the rumors are confirmed to be true. According to Dispatch, the stars have been dating for a year now and their relationship has become an open secret among artists and staff in their company, YG Entertainment. The company then released a statement saying, “We cannot confirm anything about our artists’ personal lives. We ask for your understanding.” DaraGon (Sandara Park) and JenKai (EXO) shippers, is it time to stop the ships from sailing?
BTS’ MTV Unplugged broadcast gave us all the feels
Who’s cutting onions now? MTV just released their special broadcast MTV Unplugged with BTS sharing a cover of Coldplay’s “Fix You” and a live acoustic version of their song “Life Goes On”, among other performances. Here’s to everyone who has been having a tough week: go take a break and be comforted by the boys’ soft vocals.
The world’s biggest IKEA store is almost done
And the best part is it’s in Manila. No more paying for expensive international shipping fees for your dream IKEA furniture as the Swedish brand is opening its largest store right in Pasay City in the 3rd or 4th quarter of this year. Time to add your dream furniture and room deco to your list! Your dream room makeover could happen soon.
You can now take a virtual tour of Mars
Ever wonder what it’s like to step foot on Mars? Well, you can do it now with this 360-degree virtual tour of the red planet. The photo was taken on February 20, 2021 by the Navigation Cameras on NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover. The photo is edited though, as Hugh Hou only added the full sky for a more VR feel.
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