Finish the week strong with a dose of important news bits from around the web! We’ve got the scoop on everything, from the biggest fiestas of January, to Manny Pacquiao’s new flick, to the Miami Heat's humiliating loss to the Washington Wizards (did that really happen?), just to name a few.
So without further ado, read on and get wiser!
All eyes will be trained on the Visayas this weekend as the region celebrates two big fiestas in honor of the Sto. Nino. If you’re in the region, don’t forget to swing by Cebu for the much-awaited Sinulog Festival and its never-ending wild street parties. Viva Pit Senyor!
You also shouldn’t miss Aklan’s Ati-Atihan Festival, where you can dance all day in the streets alongside the province’s tribes. Hala bira!
Manny Pacquiao's Hollywood documentary is set to be released this year. This is a big step up from Pacquiao: The Movie, because Liam Neeson (who will be narrating the film) beats Jericho Rosales any day.
An elderly British lady celebrated her 100th birthday by—of all things—hiring a male stripper for her party. "It was brilliant, a really good night. Her face brightened when the lad straddled her!” said her daughter-in-law. May asim pa si lola!