It was a devastating end to the quarterfinals for JR Celski in the 1000 meter short skate quarterfinals.
The Filipino American came in a disappointing fourth place, knocking him out of the competition, reports the Bleacher Report.
The frustration follows Monday’s disappointing fourth place finish in what was … Read more
The Triumph of Philippine Art features paintings, sculptures, art installations, videos and photographs created by Filipino artists depicting the political turmoil and socioeconomic struggles of the Philippines.
Some notable pieces on display include the Rigodon, … Read more
Donna Mercado Kim is a Democratic politician currently serving as the 13th President of the Hawaii Senate. Her previous experience includes serving on the Honolulu City Council, in the State House of … Read more
Ryan Matthew Moore is the Filipino American filmmaker behind the upcoming documentary, Manny, set to be released in the Philippines this March.
“This is a dream that I had for a very long time,” said Moore about the film.
Moore first met Pacquiao five years ago through common friends.
When he first started filming … Read more
Thirteen-year-old Malaya Watson impressed the judges with her performance of Aretha Franklin’s “Ain’t No Way,” winning her the coveted “golden ticket” to Hollywood.
Watson credited her Lolo, which means ‘grandfather’ in Tagalog, as a musical influence.
“My musical inspiration comes from … Read more
The brutal beating of Filipino American journalist, Randy Gener, has taken a strange turn since initial investigations that the assault was a hate crime against the openly gay author.
The Filipino American and Puerto Rican from Hawaii started off his set with an energetic drum solo then moved into his hits Locked Out of Heaven and Treasure before wrapping his 14 minute set … Read more
Seattle Seahawks Doug Baldwin knows one thing for sure about Sunday’s Superbowl against the Denver Broncos.
He told GMA he won’t be carrying the Philippine flag the way he did in a game against the Minnesota Vikings to bring attention to the victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
“That’s not happening,” he simply said.
… Read more
NBC New York is reporting that an arrest has been made in the severe beating of Filipino American and gay journalist Randy Gener.(thanks to Troy Espera for the tip).
Leighton Jennings, a 24-year old man from Queens, was charged with second-degree assault.
Meanwhile, $50,000 … Read more
He won the Grammy last night for Best Pop Vocal Album for his Unorthodox Jukebox CD, beating out Justin Timberlake, Lorde, Robin Thicke and Lana Del Rey.
The album hit number one in 2012 and spawned several singles including Locked Out of Heaven, When I Was Your Man… Read more