1 Anne Curtis says that despite people’s reservations about ABS-CBN's choice of casting her as Dyesebel, she remains unfazed by it and is confident she can portray the role well because she doesn’t look or act her age (she turned 29 years old on February 17, 2014).
When asked if she was hurt that people think other ABS-CBN actresses like KC Concepcion, Kim Chiu, Julia Montes, and Jessy Mendiola would have been a better fit for the role, she replied, "Of course not. Kahit naman ako nagulat din [by the casting]…That’s nothing compared to what I’ve been through. I don’t think anything could really hurt me anymore, parang di ka na naa-affect." (PEP.ph)
2 Miley Cyrus did what?! During her Bangerz Tour in Vancouver, Canada, an excited fan threw a red thong on stage and Miley put it in her mouth. Um okay Miley, WTF. (Full story here!)
3 Is the traffic armageddon ruining your day? Join the club. Our friends taking the MRT aren’t as lucky either. Check out this video taken along the North Avenue MRT station, ironically accompanied by Daft Punk’s "Get Lucky."
4 A single guy named Nate Bagley quit his job and used all his life savings, as well as a little help from a Kickstarter, to travel the world and interview couples in happy, long-term relationships. He chronicled his experience and findings in a website called The Loveumentary. Sounds like an awesome job alternative! (businessinsider.com)
5 4-day school week vs. carpooling: which one would be more effective in decongesting traffic? While the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) proposes that a 4-day school week scheme should be implemented to lessen traffic buildup, the Federation of Associations of Private Schools and Administrators (FAPSA) suggests that carpooling is a more effective and advantageous strategy. (Philstar)