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Dolphy offers book to Pinoy OFWs; talks about life and love

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By REYMA BUAN-DEVEZA – Country’s King of Comedy Dolphy Vera Quizon marked his 80th birthday with the launching of his book “Dolphy: Hindi Ko Ito Narating Mag-Isa” last Wednesday, July 23 at The Fort in Taguig. The actor said that he dedicate his book to all the overseas Filipino workers Read more »

Why the Eraserheads’ Reunion Concert Sucks

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By Carlos H. Conde – Like millions of Filipinos, I am an Eraserheads fanatic. No other Filipino band had such a musical impact on me. I still think “Ang Huling El Bimbo” is the greatest Filipino song ever written. So when news broke that the Eheads are having a reunion Read more »

Dolphy at 80: Living in a Goldfish Bowl

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By RICARDO F. LO – A confirmed bachelor, yes. He has had dozens of women in his life, siring 18 children with six of them, but has never married any of them. His current and, just probably, last Zsa Zsa Padilla might be “it,” but only heaven knows.

Lorna on The Buzz: ‘I was helpless while Daboy was in pain, dying’

By RAMIL DIGAL GULLE “Nung 6 o’clock siguro… pinakamasakit na ungol na narinig ko sa kanya, na pinakamasakit siguro na din para sa akin, dahil alam ko na yun yung hirap na hirap siya pero wala kang magawa. “Siguro yun yung pinakamasakit na makikita mo, na pag mahal mo yung Read more »

Rudy Fernandez: March 3, 1952 — June 7, 2008

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By BOY VILLASANTA – Actor Rudy Fernandez died at 6:15 Saturday morning at his home in Joeylane Street in White Plains in Quezon City due to periampullary cancer. He was 55. He battled periampullary cancer for two years, even seeking treatment abroad including hospitals in the United States Read more »

World going nuts over ‘Papaya Dance’

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BY REYMA BUAN-DEVEZA – Filipinos have another item to addm to their list of unique accomplishments. Filipino choreographer Mel Feliciano together with actor and gameshow host Edu Manzano took an old gay-disco-funk hit from the 1970s, “Papaya”, by Polish jazz vocalist Urszula Dudziack and turned it into a global dance Read more »