philippines

How Do Filipinos Feel About Manny Pacquiao’s Homophobic Slurs?

While Wikipedia says the Philippines is one of the gay-friendliest nations in the world, five days ago, in a 28-second video, Philippine senatorial candidate and boxing legend

Tammy Danan | February 19, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Manny Pacquiao Claims Gays Are “Worse Than Animals,” Then Backpedals

Boxing legend and Philippine senatorial candidate Manny Pacquiao has offended and apologized for offending Filipinos by claiming that gays are “worse than animals” during an interview, as of this morning.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 16, 2016 - 11:30 am

How To Help The Survivors Of Typhoon Haiyan

The photos that show the devastation that Typhoon Haiyan has left behind are overwhelming. Even reaching out to help can be confusing, with endless charities to sort through. In the…

Claire Hannum | November 12, 2013 - 11:00 am

The Daily Squeeze: Raids, Awkward Moments, And The End

Apparently some wives in the Philippines were sick of their husbands spending time in Quezon City’s sex dens, so they tipped off the police. So far, 15 establishments have been…

Catherine Strawn | April 10, 2008 - 12:00 pm

PETA Sex Dolls Confiscated

Apparently PETA was inspired by the movie Lars and the Real Girl for its latest stunt. The animal rights group had planned to protest KFC’s cruel killing of chickens by…

Catherine Strawn | December 28, 2007 - 3:00 pm