Friday, March 27, 2015

VIRAL: Young Bekis spoof Ariel detergent soap jingle

If you have been watching Philippine TV programs lately, you must have seen this detergent soap ad; Its jingle came to the tune of Ce Ce Peniston's "Finally" (1991).

Finally Ariel jingle spoof video

The TV ad starts by showing women doing the usual laundry task, seemingly so delighted by what they have just gotten - a “Swakto sachet” of Ariel powder soap.

The TV ad goes with the following lyrics:

"Finally, Ariel happened to me. One wash clean sa labada for just 7.50. Finally, Ariel happened to me. Ang gaan sa bulsa coz it’s just 7.50."

Here is the corresponding video:


Then a few hours ago, we stumbled upon this spoof video:


Ariel new ads!! Astig (y) Dami kong tawa! Pang pa GOOD VIBES ! Please share! Hahahaha FINALLY !!Via: Eus Yagon◕‿◕ Like us at https://www.facebook.com/PinoyKulitanWorldWide
Posted by Pinoy Kulitan WorldWide on Tuesday, March 24, 2015


It made rounds on Facebook and it looks like it is going go viral for quite sometime.

The video above has got 1,468 likes and 1,089 shares on "
Pinoy Kulitan WorldWide" Facebook page.

But wait, there is more!

Netizens pulled off a meme which involves male OPM singer Ariel Rivera, hence:

Ariel Rivera Finally Ariel 7.50

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Motorists surprised by McDonald's with drive-thru tollbooths

On March 24, McDonald's surprised motorists with free breakfast at the North Luzon Expressway (NLEx), South Luzon Expressway (SLEx) and Nichols Toll Plaza.

Imlovinit24 Philippines

The toll booths were transformed into McTollboots, with the matching celebrity crews to boot, greeting the toll users while handing their free McMuffins.

McDonald's surprise came under the campaign tag "Imlovinit24". It is a worldwide promo that promotes the initiative of having a 24-hour McDonald’s service.

The Philippine's contribution to it is the McTollbooth at Lane 7 of the Bocaue exit tollway.

Spotted in the toll booths are McDonald's president and chief executive officer for the Philippines Kenneth Yang.

Celebrities like Xian Lim, Enrique Gil, and Lovi Poe also joined the project. They were seen in the toll booths serving the motorists.

Watch the video:

The same surprise was also done in several key areas in the world; namely Sydney in Australia, Auckland in New Zealand, Ho Chi Minh in Vietnam, Tokyo in Japan, Guangzhou in China, Milan and Catania in Italy, Copenhagen in Denmark, Paris in France, Warsaw in Poland, Dubai in United Arab Emirates, Madrid in Spain, Toronto in Canada, Hong Kong, Vienna in Austria, Lisbon in Portugal, Bucharest in Romania, Stockholm in Sweden, Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, London in the United Kingdom; Mar del Plata in Argentina, Seoul in South Korea and Los Angeles in the United States.

Were you among the lucky motorists yesterday? What are your thoughts?

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Airbus A320 German Wings plane crash in Southern France, '150' passengers: 'No survivors expected'

An Airbus A320 plane crash just happened in Southern France on Tuesday, reported RT.

German Wings Flight 4U9525 accident

The German Wings plane took off from Barcelona on its way to Dusseldorf.

Flight 4U9525 was carrying 142 passengers and eight crew members.

According to the latest Tweet of RT as of writing this post, the plane's debris were spotted by an aerial reconnaissance. "No survivors expected", the social media post assumed.

The exact number of people who perished in the crash is still tentative but according to French Prime Minister Manuel Valls, it is "likely to be between 142 and 150."

The aviation accident took place near the small town of Barcelonnette. It is somewhere in the French Alps, which is close to the Italian border.

Last known position of the Germanwings flight:



Here's a closer look at the German Wings' last known position  (businessinsider.com.au):

Last known position of German Wings

French PM Manuel Valls said, he has "..dispatched the Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve to the scene of the crash.", RT wrote.

UPDATES from RT:
President Francois Hollande said there were no survivors among the 148 people on board, RTL reported. "There were 148 people on board," French President Francois Hollande said. "The conditions of the accident, which have not yet been clarified, lead us to think there are no survivors."He also expressed condolences to the families of the victims on his official Twitter account.
Sources: RT.comBusinessinsider.com.au, Twitter

WATCH: Young string quartet scores 'Smooth Criminal' by Michael Jackson

Who would have thought that this can be done this way? Or these kids are just born to amaze the world with their one of a kind talent.

Smooth Criminal quartet string cover

"Smooth Criminal" is Michael Jackson's seventh single from his 1987 album "Bad". The song takes on a girl named "Annie" who has been attacked by a "smooth" assailant".

The album was released as a single on October 24, 1988. It peaked at #7 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Now watch how these Asian kids rock the song with their string instruments.

Absolutely amazing, we should say!


Here's the original version of MJ's "Smooth Criminal":


Sources: Danishcharts.com, Australian-charts.com