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Weed

Stoners From Duterte's Philippines Share How They Get Away With It

Under Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, the Philippine government has waged a bloody war on drugs making it a highly dangerous place for drug users.
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6 hours ago
News

A 'Kidnapped' Man Turned Out To Be A Thief Getting Arrested

The thief chose the worst possible target when he tried to snatch a gold chain from a government agent.
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7.17.19
News

This Filipino Man Hasn’t Taken a Shower in Over a Decade

Things we learned today: The fear of bathing is called “ablutophobia.”
Lex Celera
7.16.19
Culture

Indian Toddlers Are Learning How to Code Before Learning to Talk

This prepares the next generation for a future dominated by data.
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7.12.19
Culture

Japan’s Biggest Manga Pirate Was Arrested in Manila

His website, Mangamura, apparently cost the Japanese publishing industry $2.93 billion.
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7.10.19
News

These British Airways Crew Members Streaked in a Singapore Hotel

They got suspended but at least they’re not spending three months in prison.
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7.9.19
Culture

China Takes Its Pre-Wedding Photoshoots More Seriously Than Anyone Else Does

Thousands of dollars and months of preparation are becoming the norm.
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7.9.19
News

Tourists Stole All the Lotus Flowers in This Eco Park in China

Park officials said there was no more point in reopening this year.
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7.4.19
News

Someone in the Philippines Got Caught Smuggling Weed in a Bag of Chips

Over 800 grams of kush was sent from Illinois.
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7.2.19
LGBT

The Largest Pride Celebration in Southeast Asia is in the Region’s Most Catholic Country

Thousands marched in the Philippines in solidarity with the LGBTQ community.
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7.2.19
News

A Survivor of One of The Strongest Typhoons in History Is Headed to MIT

Her goal is to make scientific knowledge digestible to everyone, including her countrymen.
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6.28.19
Culture

K-drama Couple Files For Divorce And Breaks The Internet

After two years of marriage, the “Descendants of the Sun” stars are ready to call it quits. Their fans are not handling it well.
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6.28.19
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