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Watch and Support: Miss Philippines Catriona Elisa Gray, Miss World 2016 Contestant Introduction Video

Filipinas are no strangers to the world of beauty. 2013 marked the first and only time the Philippines held the Miss World throne, with Megan Young at the helm. This December 8, 2016, we’ll find out if this year’s Miss World-Philippines, Catriona Elisa Gray, will recapture the crown in the Miss World competition. A few hours ago, the organizers uploaded the introduction video of Miss Gray and, of course, the Philippines. Let’s support our candidate and promote our country by viewing and sharing the video. One Philippines. Salamat, kabayan! Continue reading Watch and Support: Miss Philippines Catriona Elisa Gray, Miss World 2016 Contestant Introduction Video

Miss Universe 2015, Miss Philippines Pia Wurtzbach and the 5 Stages of Grief

The Miss Universe, as Miss Philippines Pia Wurtzbach herself noted, is huge in the Philippines. It’s like boxing. If the Philippines feels like a ghost town during Manny Pacquiao fights, the same can be said about pageant night. Well, at least to ladies and our gay friends. Just a tip: if you’re in the Philippines and badly need a haircut, and the reigning Miss Philippines loses in the pageant, we suggest you postpone your haircut a few days down the road, when the 5 stages of grief has passed (with the hairdressers having a bad day, you don’t want them touching your hair, seriously). During the 2015 Miss Universe, the 5 stages of grief — denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance — were compressed in less than 10 minutes. Allow us to illustrate the 5 stages of grief, based on the Miss Universe 2015 reactions of Filipinos around the world: Continue reading Miss Universe 2015, Miss Philippines Pia Wurtzbach and the 5 Stages of Grief

Miss Philippines Shamcey Supsup – Miss Universe 3rd Runner Up (Video)

Shamcey Supsup, Miss Philippines 2011, emerged as the 3rd Runner Up in the 2011 Miss Universe pageant held in Sao Paolo, Brazil. Her question, asked by American actress Vivica Fox, “Would you change your religious beliefs to marry the person that you love? Why or why not?” She answered, without pause and the only one without an interpreter: “If I would have to change my religious beliefs, I would not marry the person that I love. Because the first person that I love is God, who created me. I have my faith and my principles, and this is what makes me who I am. If the person loves me, he’ll love my God, too.” Here’s the video: Continue reading Miss Philippines Shamcey Supsup – Miss Universe 3rd Runner Up (Video)