Gilas Pilipinas Crushes Defending Iran!

September 28, 2015
Congratulations to Gilas Pilipinas for overthrowing Iran in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship on Monday in Changsha, China. The score of 87-73 in favor of the Philippines finally put an end to Iran’s reign as FIBA Asia’s Champ.

Viewers had their hearts in their throats during the third quarter when Iran got ahead of Gilas by 10 points. But thanks to Jayson Castro, Terrence Romeo and Andray Blatche the team managed to fill the gap and get way ahead of Iran during the second half of the game. Castro led the team with 26 points, Blatche earned 18 and Terrence 15 points.

Because of this win against the Iran, Gilas earned a place in Group E.

This defeat is a big blow to Iran since it’s their first loss in the tournament.

Inquirer, Interaksyon

Snoop Dogg’s New Website Could Send Wrong Message

September 21, 2015
Snoop Dogg loves cannabis and he’s letting people know it through his newly-launched website The rapper has a vision of it being the “encyclopedia” of all things that concerns marijuana. Cannabis users can look forward to the series called “Deflowered” that will feature culture and lifestyle, profile innovators as well as the juiciest bits on the latest policy, business and economics about cannabis.
The rapper together with his biz partner Ted Chung launched the website at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco on Monday, September 21. They dubbed the site as a “premier media platform at the intersection of cannabis and pop culture.”

During the launch Snoop Dogg also encouraged pot smokers to “come out of the closet.” For sure his invitation won’t go unnoticed and many impressionable people will probably get the wrong message with the launch of this website. is still in beta platform and is expected to be fully available in October.

USA Today, Rappler