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Earl D.C. Bracamonte
Earl D.C. Bracamonte
scenographer-stylist. trained culinary. wordsmith. events host. musical theater performer.

Britney to guest on Carpool Karaoke

  Britney Spears, on her twitter account, shares of her forthcoming appearance at The Late Late Show with James Corden on Thurs, Aug. 25th.   Riding shotgun with @JKCorden on Thursday's @latelateshow!! #BritneyCarpoolKaraoke https://t.co/Xn3obW96Jk — Britney Spears (@britneyspears) August 24, 2016  

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Images from the Summer Olympics

The New York Times, through its Lens - Photography page on Facebook, shared a final live stream of photos, raw and unedited, coming from Rio 2016. The Rio Olympic Stadium closes its doors tonight as the Summer Olympics come to a close.

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What’s your wish on World Humanitarian Day?

The Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, through its Twitter account @UNOCHA, wrote, "This #WorldHumanitarianDay choose the world you want to live in.   This #WorldHumanitarianDay choose the world you want to live in: https://t.co/471GHCkbaq #ShareHumanity pic.twitter.com/gpTX0N4Sz7 — UNOCHA (@UNOCHA) August 18, 2016   On the other hand, the UNICEF on its Twitter page, wrote, "Our wish on #WorldHumanitarianDay and everyday is a fair chance for every child everywhere."   Our wish on #WorldHumanitarianDay - and everyday. @UNOCHA #ShareHumanity #foreverychild pic.twitter.com/1ROEWxpUPp — UNICEF (@UNICEF) August 20, 2016   Support the 130-million people living in crisis around the world.

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Binibini Gandanghari formally files change of name

Binibini Gandanghari filed today (Aug 19, 2016 in the US) with the Superior Court of California, in Orange County, an order to show cause for change of name in a petition for change of name and gender; and checked the box "from male to female." In a post, Binibini wrote, "And then . . . it's just a matter of time now. #itallstartswiththename #longtimecoming #thisisit" "Change is coming . . . Big time! ! !" wrote Binibinin in a related post. When the petition will finally be granted, Rustom Cariño Padilla will henceforth be known, permanently, as Binibini Gandanghari!  

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Frankie Pangilinan sings on Eat Bulaga

In her Twitter account, Frankie Pangilinan, thanked Alden Richards and the rest of the noontime show gang. Thank you very much maraming maraming salamat po for having me!!! It was great to meet you!! @therealcrmd @aldenrichards02 @EatBulaga — frankie pangilinan (@kakiep83) August 20, 2016   Sen. Kiko Pangilinan, in his Twitter account, wrote, "Kakie singing Sharon's first hit. The nostalgia & surprise when our children bring us back to our music & our times."   Kakie singing Sharon’s 1st hit. The nostalgia & surprise when our children bring us back to our music & our times pic.twitter.com/wngYgXsvN8 — Kiko Pangilinan (@kikopangilinan) August 20, 2016    

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PHL lost last bid for Olympic gold

Kristine Elaine Lu Alora, the lone Filipina taekwondo jin representing the Philippines in the Rio Olympics, lost her chance to bring home an accolade to the country when she lost to Mexico's Maria Espinosa (4-1) in the +67 kg weight class Taekwondo bout. With her defeat, the country has also lost its hope to bring home a gold medal from Brazil. Hidilyn Diaz, is the lone medalist, a silver in women's weightlifting, from the summer Olympics.    

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Philippines wins Miss Asia 2016

Trixie Marie Marana won the Miss Asia 2016 title at glittering rites in Kerala, India; besting 18 other hopefuls from across Asia. Her court is comprised of Yauheniya Vasilyeva of Belarus (1st runner-up) and Ankita Kharat of India (2nd runner-up). Prior to winning the Miss Asia crown, Trixie won several local titles including Miss Dumaguete 2009 and Miss Negros Oriental 2015. She posted a lengthy message on her Facebook account. "Ladies and gentlemen, on this stage, on any stage, on every stage. Without shame, i must say. The moving force of Trixia Marie S. Marana is Jesus Christ. And tonight, it taught that this is not a success. Its how I rose about the trial that i went through in reaching today. For me its not reaching the mountain top that makes you the …

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Michaelangelo’s David is under restoration

The News York Times, in its Facebook page, shared a video on a restoration project of one of the world's well-loved sculptures. In the post, it wrote, "One of the world’s most perfect statues, Michelangelo’s David, has weak ankles. Sam Anderson talks about the challenges of repairing them."

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James featured in CT’s new superbod TVC

James Reid is featured in Century Tuna's new superbod TV commercial. The young actor's metamorphosis is part of the brand's continuing campaign on staying fit and healthy.

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#WalangPasok advisory for Aug 18, 2016

While the sun has bathed most of Metro Manila after days of rain, the same cannot be said of a few areas up north where Habagat rains continue to lash. The local government units (LGUs) of the affected areas have issued class suspension advisories for Thurs,  Aug. 18, 2016. Those awaiting for much later updates on their respective localities, simply check the Walang Pasok hashtag on Twitter. Class suspension for 'All Levels' has been given to the provinces of Abra and Tarlac, as well as the town of Abucay, Bataan. The same advisory is likewise given to: BULACAN - Malolos - Hagonoy - Marilao - Meycauayan - Paombong - Plaridel - Pulilan - Baliuag - Bocaue - Bulakan - Bustos - Calumpit - Guiguinto   PAMPANGA - Guagua - Lubao - Macabebe - Masantol - Mexico - San Fernando - Sasmuan - all offices in and around the Provincial Capitol compound PANGASINAN - Dagupan City (including government offices) - Bugallon - Calasiao - …

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