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The Filipino Scribe wins in the first-ever #BreakTheFake Blogathon 2017

The Filipino Scribe founder and executive editor Mark Pere Madrona won 2nd place in Break the Fake Movement’s 2017 blogathon challenge held last November 19. The event is an on-the-spot blog writing competition with focus on the theme, “Maximizing youth participation in addressing fake news.” Madrona’s

#BreakTheFake – Fighting Fake News: It’s On Us!

I – The Youth’s Role in the Fight vs Fake News “RIP, Avril Lavigne!” “The world ends September 23, 2017!” “#WalangPasok sa December 1!” Fake news stories have been around for as long as world history. They are oftentimes amusing and too good to be true, but

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Six luxuries of living in southern Metro Manila

Metro Manila has seventeen different cities that offer you many different sights, sounds, and tastes. In terms of hustle and bustle, people consider the northern part of Metro Manila to be the busiest. While living in a New Manila townhouse is not really bad at

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Joey de Leon on depression: “Gawa-gawa lang ng mga tao iyan”

Veteran television host and comedian Joey de Leon is on the receiving end of criticisms from netizens because of his dismissive remarks about people suffering from depression during a segment of their noontime show “Eat Bulaga.” De Leon made his remarks during the popular segment Juan

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Top five Filipino food and wine pairings that you must try

The Philippines is known for its delicious and popular cuisine. In fact, many people around the globe visit the country just to try it for themselves. Other than the delicious cuisine, locally-developed liquor in the Philippines like lambanog and tuba are also must-trys. The best kind of