By Joseph L. Garcia, Reporter
The smell of sweat and the collective breath of about a hundred or so cheering fans seemed to waft from my screen as I watched YouTube clips of Philippine Wrestling Revolution’s Wrevolution X, held last April in Pasig. Wrestler Jake de Leon, also called The Señorito, in a shirt that said “Bacolod Bred” and a black robe, went up to the ring against Billy Suede, with long flowing locks and a leather jacket. Mr. De Leon grappled with Suede, winning the match while the crowd chanted “JDL! JDL!”
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By Michael Angelo S. Murillo, Reporter
MOUNTAIN DEW’S recognized reputation as a brand championing passion and having fun was put front and center recently as it set up in the country the first-ever Dew Nation HQ Adrenaline Park.
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Ads & Ends
AFTER AN UNBELIEVABLE accusation fell onto the doorstep of McCann Worldgroup Philippines, communicated only through a press conference, one might label it as providential that McCann received two priceless international Cannes awards the following week from across the continent for two advertising campaigns. Continue reading “McCann Worldgroup wins Cannes awards for radio”
By Mark Ellwood, Bloomberg
At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our luxury fields — food, wine, fashion, cars, real estate — to learn about their high-end hacks, tips, and off-the-wall experiences. These are the Distinguished Travel Hackers.
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Teodoro B. Padilla
(First of two parts)
THE GROUP of 20 (G20), composed of the top powerful nations, is meeting early this month to again discuss various issues of global importance. The outcome of the forum is considered to have a strong political force as leaders in attendance represent more than four-fifths of gross world product and two-thirds of the world’s population.
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