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Meet The Singing Brothers Spotted In A Gymnasium In Their Video That Went Viral

A video of brothers, Lendo John Lequigan and James Ken, became viral after it gained super praises and compliments from the netizens.

They were spotted singing in the gymnasium and were able to catch the attention of Klent Jumalon who owns the gym and took a video of them which he later on posted on Facebook.  The video gained more than three million likes and positive comments in a span of 5 days.

Photo : Klent Jumalon/Facebook

Klent said he intentionally recorded the video hoping there might be somebody who can help them upon  discovering their talent.

The brothers were also seen singing on terminals and market in their place in Mawab, Compostela Valley, where passers by would normally stop and listen to them.  Every after each performance, listeners would give them an applause and if lucky, some would offer them  money.

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Lendo said, they wanted to be discovered and became famous so they can  finish their studies which will eventually help augment their life’s condition.  For James, he said they were doing it for now to be able to support their family.

And while they were still on  vacation from school,  they’ve spent their free time singing and practicing which also served as a bonding for their (Lequigan) family.  They said they were doing this to prepare themselves in becoming better singers in their quest to reach their ultimate dream.

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According to their mother, Helen, they saw the talent of these two in singing while they were 5 years old.  In fact,  they had received numerous awards and recognition from the amateur contests that they previously get to join.  The family considered Lendo and James as blessings because the cash price that they get to bring home were spent for their basic needs.  They were a big help for their parents  as their father was currently  unemployed and their only means of livelihood was selling food in a nearby school but on  irregular basis.

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For their parents Edgardo and Helen, seeing their children being able to go to school and their talent to be recognized were the things they really wished for.  And with the attention accorded to them by the social media, they hoped Lando and James would be able to make their dream come true.

For such talent like this, I know these brothers will be able to achieve what they’ve wished for.

Lendo and James, continue chasing your dream…..

I’m praying for God to grant the desires of your heart.

The best of luck!

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Friends ‘Ride’ Invisible Car to Order Food at Jollibee Drive Thru

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A number of fast food outlets have a drive thru for the convenience of those who just want to order a quick takeout meal. The premise of ordering via the drive thru is that you have a vehicle.

What happens if you don’t have a vehicle but the lines at the counter inside the store are too long and the drive thru window has fewer customers?

Photo credit: Dave Calma / Facebook

Well, a group of friends had this rather genius idea of ‘riding’ an invisible car so they can order food at the Jollibee drive thru because the queues inside the store were long.

Laughing at their own crazy antics, the group positioned themselves in a manner that people would normally take if they were riding a car. They were standing, of course, but the designated ‘driver’ made sure to drive them carefully towards the important stops at the drive through – and he didn’t forget to ‘release the hand brake’ before moving forward to the counter.

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It was really so hilarious to see these guys ‘riding’ their invisible car that the crew at the counter couldn’t help but laugh. They’re so crazy, right? LOL. But the crew played along, accepting the guys’ orders, still laughing at their silliness.

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After their order was taken, the group continued towards the claim area without breaking their position. The crew at this counter also laughed at the guys, even gamely giving the ‘driver’ a fist bump.

They continued towards the exit in the same position, Giving each other high fives, knowing they got their way and were able to order much faster than the customers inside the store. Clever trick, isn’t it?

Photo credit: Dave Calma / Facebook

But the guys did not just trick the Jollibee crew, they had also become famous on Facebook. Less than 24 hours after the video was posted, the video has garnered close to 1 million views!

Check it out here:

Teknik pag mahaba ang pila sa Jollibee kelangan mo ng INVISIBLE CAR

Posted by Dave Calma on Monday, 23 April 2018

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Lovers Since Elementary, Couple Graduated Together from Three Different Schools

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A lot of people frown on very young lovers, especially when they are still in their early high school and especially in grade school years! After all, the incidence of teenage pregnancy has risen up significant over the past decades.

But one couple from Davao has proven that love isn’t always destructive to very young people because it can also be used as inspiration to strive harder to reach their dreams together!

Photo credit: Twitter / @janicaeleria_

Meet Vande Alagao and Janica Eleria from Davao City in southern Philippines. They were lovers since their elementary days. What’s amazing about their relationship is that not only were they able to manage staying together all these years but that they had graduated together from three different schools.

A bit confusing, eh? Well, here’s what really happened.

On When in Manila, Janica revealed that they met back in Grade 2 when she transferred to Vande’s school. She gushed at how Vande could still vividly remember to this day what she was wearing that day and what cellphone she was using!

They started exchanging text messages in Grade 5 and became a couple a year later.

Photo credit: Twitter / @janicaeleria_

In high school, however, Vande went to a different school. They only saw each other about once or twice a year at the time, until Janica’s mom decided to move her to Vande’s school in their third year of high school.

They graduated together from that school, a different one from their elementary school but they were together.

They recently graduated from senior high school. Thankfully, their respective families were supportive of their relationship, especially because they continue to focus more on their studies.

Photo credit: Twitter / @janicaeleria_

In college, the two are planning to take up different courses but just like their previous years, they will be studying in the same school. They will be celebrating their 7th year this October. Hopefully, 4 years from now, they will still be a couple and graduating from their fourth school together!

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Dad Earns Praise for Being Proud of Son, Despite Barely Passing Grades

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Every parent wants the best for their children – and that often means encouraging (even forcing!) the kids to do better, especially in school. More often than not, parents get angry if their children have failing grades or if the grades are not within expectations.

Sadly, this puts too much pressure on the children to excel even if they couldn’t really do it, no matter how hard they study. In reality, whether we like to admit it or not, not everyone was born academically intelligent.

But one dad recently went viral after posting his son’s barely passing grades. He’s definitely the complete opposite of those proud parents who post their children’s nearly perfect grades but he’s still as proud as them!

Photo credit: E.i. Baldo / Facebook

In a post that has gone viral on Facebook, netizen E.i. Baldo shared a photo of his son’s grades as well as a photo of them posing outside a house with a swimming pool.

This cool dad congratulated his son for passing Grade 1. He said that the boy made his happy, especially when the kid joked that his dad should open the card slowly because the grades could cut his finger, an allusion to the joke that line-of-7 grades are ‘palakols’ (axes). LOL.

Instead of getting angry, however, this dad felt proud that the boy passed the level and would be in Grade 2 next year. He recalled that back when he was a student, he also had similar grades; thus, the boy’s report card is really just like a ‘throwback’ to his own.

According to Baldo, knowing his own capabilities as a student, he didn’t really dream of going to the stage to put medals and ribbons to his kids.

Photo credit: E.i. Baldo / Facebook

He just encouraged his son to try harder next year, maybe getting the grades up to 79% but it was clear that there was no pressure from him because the passing grade is 75%; so, he argued that any excess is really just an ‘allowance’.

For his pride in his son and for not pressuring the kid in achieving something the boy couldn’t do, this dad earned netizens’ praise. Many are wishing that all parents would be like him, understanding and supportive of their kids no matter what happens!

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