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Simulan Music Video By KulAHig

Sunday, February 21st, 2010 | Video with No Comments »

Simulan” is an award-winning video created by by Kultura, Arte at Himig (KulAHig).  The song was rendered by a Tacloban-based group of alternative (or ethno-tribal) scene musicians.  The song promotes change within one’s self which is also the same advocacy of  Boto Mo iPatrol Mo: Ako ang Simula (BMPM), by ABS-CBN’s.  BMPM is an election-focused citizen journalism project which calls on everyone to help in the reporting of any wrongdoing to compel all authorities to take action.

According to KulAHig‘s lead vocalist, Tata dela Cruz, the song was composed since the 2007 Independence Day inspired by how Filipinos seemed to have lost appreciation for the freedom they enjoy.

The song talks about how each citizen must start change within them to transform society.  The ‘Simulan’ video recently won the UP Largabista Film Festival.

Dela Cruz said her group’s message in their ‘Simulan’ song runs parallel to the campaign of BMPM.

Here is the video of “Simulan”.

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Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony Video

Saturday, February 20th, 2010 | NEWS, Video with No Comments »

Winter Olympics Cauldron

The 2010 Winter Olympics will ended  February 28 (Sunday) with a closing ceremony at BC Place in Vancouver, Canada.  It was witnessed by an estimated 60,000 crowd.  Indeed it was worth remembering in the history of the Winter Olympics, especially for the Canadians.

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iBlog6: The 6th Philippine Blogging Summit

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010 | MISCELLANEOUS with 1 Comment

The sixth Philippine Blogging Summit will be a two-day event from April 16 to 17, 2010 at Malcolm Theater, UP College of Law, UP Diliman, from 8 am to 5 pm.  The 1st day (April 16) is targeted for businesses and entrepreneurs who wants to use blogs as a channel to promote their products and services. The 2nd day (April 17) is for all interested bloggers.  Registration here for FREE.

All interested sponsors please click here.

For the complete schedule of the two day event, please visit the iBlog official website.  You can also see the list of attendees for the said event here.

PBB Clash Text Audition

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010 | MISCELLANEOUS, Television with 47 Comments

The text registration  for the Pinoy Big Brother Teen Edition-The Clash of 2010 is now closed.  If you still send your registration via text, you will receive the following message:

Maraming salamat mula kay Big Brother pero sarado

na po ang text registration para sa Metro Manila. P2.00/txt.

For all aspirants who live in the provinces, please check this site for future updates on the PBB Clash registration in your area.

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NBA Record Breaking Attendance

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010 | MISCELLANEOUS, NEWS with No Comments »

Record breaking Basketball Audience
The National Basketball Association has done it again.  In its 2010 NBA All Star Weekend game between the East and West Teams, a record breaking attendance of 108,713 inside the Dallas Cowboys Stadium, was registered.  The East team led by 2010 All Star MVP Dwayne Wade won over the West by a squeaker, with a score of 141-139.

The record breaking crowd was said to be 30,584 more than those who had ever watched a live basketball game, and it is more than the capacity of any building in the league.  It is also, 46,667 more than the previous record set also by the NBA during Michael Jordan’s Bulls game against the Hawks in the Georgia Dome.