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The Other Side Of Dove’s Latest Controversial Ad

Just recently, Dove was accused of posting a ‘racially insensitive’ Facebook ad, which featured a dark woman lifting up her shirt to reveal a white woman underneath it. This scene–which was meant to celebrate diversity–is only one part of the ad. Many netizens took offense to this advertisement, however, with a few even threatening not to […]

By Patricia Melliza | October 12, 2017

The Real Meaning Behind All Those ‘Semicolons’ On Instagram

You might have already seen people posting photos of a semicolon on social media–whether it be a simple image of it or a tattoo on a person’s wrist (à la Selena Gomez). Instead of being a mere punctuation mark, however, there is actually a much deeper meaning behind it. Project Semicolon is a non-profit movement […]

By Marella Ricketts | October 11, 2017

Could This Be The Reason Why More Actors are Taking a ‘Break’ from Showbiz?

Combine a ridiculously good-looking protagonist (with makeup always on point, no matter the situation), a love team partner, and a predictable plot where the good-hearted trump the evil—and what do you get? A blockbuster hit (in our local cinemas, at least). This is a formula many production houses continue to follow. While there is nothing necessarily […]

By Marella Ricketts | October 11, 2017

Is Your Birthday Coming Up? Get Tips From Bella Hadid’s Low-Key Celebration

It might be quite impossible to believe that Bella Hadid, one of the most in-demand models of this day, has achieved so much at only 20. So when she turned 21 last October 9, everyone expected a grand celebration. Instead of a lavish party, however, she kept things low-key, choosing to spend time with her […]

By Marella Ricketts | October 11, 2017

Re-Live Your Favorite Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show Moments in Their NYC Museum!

In case you haven’t heard, Victoria’s Secret is displaying some of their most iconic pieces from previous fashion shows in a museum.  Officially called the ‘Victoria’s Secret Museum’, it is located in the brand’s flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York City. A walk inside the exhibit would instantly give you flashbacks of your […]

By Marella Ricketts | October 10, 2017

Are Netizens Willing to Forgive Dove for Its Latest ‘Racially Insensitive’ Ad?

When one thinks of the brand Dove, it isn’t uncommon for images of women in all sizes and ethnicities to come to mind. After all, this is one company who has been acknowledged for celebrating diversity over the years. Dove’s local branch in particular has been pushing for this direction–featuring Filipina women of all ages […]

By Marella Ricketts | October 10, 2017