By Katie Daubs Feature Writer Thu., Feb. 14, 2019 Mary and Nick Pascale have always told their children about the summer day, nearly 50 years ago, when a newspaperman snapped their photograph on Corso Italia. In 1970 they had just started dating. Nick was 19, welding in a factory by night and studying at the Marvel Beauty School by day. Mary was nearly 16 — in high school, working part time at Mr. Textile on St. Clair W., the place where Italian ladies shopped for imported silk, wool and Crimplene, that miraculous stretch fabric. It was a Saturday in July when Mary and Nick decided to meet on St. Clair. Mary had lived in Canada for about four years, and the street felt like home with all the Italian voices. Money was tight, and if she wanted the latest fashions, she sewed them herself. Nick can still remember the softness of the jersey knit fabric of her red paisley mini-dress. He was about two years in Canada then, by way of Milan, and he lived … [Read more...] about A photo taken on Toronto’s Corso Italia 49 years ago became a family legend. No one saw it — until now
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MANILA – Comedian Joey de Leon took to social media to pay tribute to his mother, Emma Ramos de Leon, who passed away last Sunday at the age of 93. On Instagram, De Leon shared a throwback photo of him as a baby as he was carried by his Mama Emma. “Wala pang Instagram at Twitter noong kinunan ang larawang ito, ngunit meron na agad akong instant guardian at teacher sa Mama ko, Emma Ramos de Leon!” he said. “Thank you again, Ma! I love you!” De Leon first confirmed the sad news on Monday, saying that his mother is “together again” with his late Papa Pepe. According to a report from the entertainment website Pep, the wake is at the Faith Chapel of Arlington Memorial Chapels in Quezon City. … [Read more...] about News Joey de Leon pays tribute to mom with throwback photo
Bollywood actress and former adult-film star Sunny Leone has yet again been targeted, and this time it’s for her birth name, Karenjit Kaur. The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandak Committee (SGPC), an organization that manages gurdwaras and Sikh places of worship, has issues with the usage of the word “Kaur” in the title of her biopic Web series Karenjit Kaur: The Untold Story of Sunny Leone, alleging it would hurt Sikh sentiments. Notably, Leone has made no comment on the matter. And seriously, good for her! The dailyReport Must-reads from across Asia - directly to your inbox Even before the Indo-Canadian model, actress and former adult-film star debuted in Bollywood in 2012 with Pooja Bhatt’s Jism 2, Nationalist Congress Party legislator Vidya Chavan thought the movie posters were obscene and vulgar. Upon her complaint, then Mumbai mayor Sunil Prabhu ordered that the advertisements be removed from all BEST (Brihanmumbai Electricity Supply and … [Read more...] about Why can’t we leave Sunny Leone alone?
“Paliitan tayo ng face,” Karylle challenged ‘It’s Showtime’ co-host Vice Ganda on Saturday, as they posed for photos taken using a newly-launched mobile phone. “Hugis bigas ako, huwag kang umarte sa akin, Karylle,” Vice Ganda said. They both won their friendly competition, however, as they discovered the high quality of their photos taken using the just-released Nova 2 Lite, Huawei’s latest addition to its slew of smartphones that are packed with features as well as being easy on the pocket. Watch more in iWantv or TFC.tv The duo popularly known as ‘ViceRylle’ showed viewers the features of the Huawei Nova 2 Lite, such as the capability to capture photos with an intelligent Bokeh effect which gives images depth, and allows them to appear as if they were taken using a professional DSLR camera. “Bet na bet ko talaga ‘yong Bokeh effect, ‘yong parang may pa-out-of-focus effect,” Karylle said as … [Read more...] about News WATCH: ‘Paliitan tayo ng face’—ViceRylle in ‘It’s Showtime’ photo showdown
Leon Lai's finally becoming a dad. He is the latest of Hong Kong's Four Heavenly Kings to welcome a baby. The 51-year-old singer announced the good news in a Facebook post on Monday (March 19), putting recent baby rumours to rest. Lai wrote: "It is a kind of fate for two divorcees to have a chance to be together." "With the baby, I'll be entering a new phase of life. As a father, I need to protect my family by not exposing them to the public eye." "As for our future, only time will tell." … [Read more...] about Hong Kong star Leon Lai to become a dad