As the old saying goes, 'Work Hard, Party Harder'. If there's one life lesson I learned that I would 'pass down' to the young ones today, I would encourage them to live life and travel the world. Money
Disclaimer: This is probably the first time I’d be writing a ‘disclaimer’ in a blog post I’m publishing over here at It’s a Writer’s World. And yeah, this is not something I’m currently struggling
Ever since I became a writer/social media specialist, I have been in a love-hate relationship with Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and YouTube. Social media has been a part of my daily routine from morning till
‘There’s always a first time for everything.’ And yes, this is the first time that I’ll write something personal in this blog. Although I do have a personal blog where I talk about really personal stuff (and yes, it is written in my native language as well), I also thought that a lot of people could actually relate to this topic: body art, or in a more specific and simpler term, tattoo/s.
Tattoos are one of the oldest art form that existed. Since the prehistoric times, tribes used body art as a trademark to make them distinct from other groups. It has also been used to honor warriors who fought with their heart and soul at battle. You can even determine a soldier’s rank by merely looking at his tattoo. Today, this symbol of bravery and nobility has been downgraded to just body art. Or is it?
GAGA VS. RELIGION. Stefani Germanotta, also known as Lady Gaga, has been in the midst of controversy recently after several protests ignited against her ‘Born This Way’ Ball Tour in Asia. Countries like Indonesia, China and now the Philippines have strongly expressed their opposition in her concert. According to government and religious authorities from these countries, the ‘vulgar’ singer promotes the word of evil and & worships Satan. Rumors about Gaga being an ‘Illuminati’ have become a viral sensation particularly after she launched the video for her smash hit ‘Alejandro’ and especially ‘Judas’.
Tonight (May 21, 2012) and tomorrow (May 22, 2012), Gaga is bound to perform at the SM Mall of Asia Arena. Inspite the protests and shout out by the Catholic church and religious groups, thousands of Filipino fans are still attending the concert and ecstatic to see their idol perform live.
Why Gaga should be left alone?
I admit. I used to be a fan of Lady Gaga during ‘The Fame’ days. Aside from her catchy tunes and easy-to-memorize lyrics, I really loved her style. It was bold, fresh, and very edgy–which is rather rare for a pop star. Growing up watching Britney and Christina with their sexy, all out costumes; Lady Gaga pushed the boundaries in terms of style and edge. For me, she is the Madonna of my generation.