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VIRAL: With tax reform, Philippines has 'new rules' like Dua Lipa

Mar 14, 2018 - 3:20 PM

Ateneo de Zamboanga University students make a parody video inspired by Dua Lipa's hit song, featuring lyrics about the tax reform law

WATCH: 'Despacito' gets the Sesame Street treatment

Aug 25, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Not even Bert and Ernie are immune to the overplayed song s catchy tune

4 Facebook pages for your daily dose of laughter

Jul 08, 2017 - 10:47 PM

Fill your Facebook news feed with fun stuff by following these pages

Funny Facebook pages to follow

VIRAL: Parodi lagu 'Shape of You' tentang pengalaman jadi ibu

Apr 29, 2017 - 8:00 PM

And even though my heart loves you I m annoyed by the things you do

VIRAL: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers versi Indonesia

Mar 11, 2017 - 7:33 PM

Dalam versi ini Rita Repulsa menjadi pemilik sebuah pabrik cokelat Zordon adalah fans lagu Time to Say Goodbye dari Andrea Bocelli dan ranger kuning Trini Kwan berubah nama menjadi Budi Tarmiji

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Saban di San Diego Comic-Con 2016 di San Diego Convention Center pada July 22, 2016 di San Diego, California. Foto oleh Araya Diaz/Getty Images untuk Saban/AFP

Duterte's imagined 2017 New Year's resolutions

Dec 28, 2016 - 9:30 AM

In an alternate universe what would President Rodrigo Duterte s New Year s resolutions sound like?

WATCH: Conan's satirical video on how Apple's AirPods might fare in real life

Sep 15, 2016 - 2:17 PM

US talk show Conan parodies old Apple commercials with a funny take on Apple s new wireless product

AIRPODS GROUNDED. Talk show Conan pokes fun at the potential ease with which a person can lose the wireless earphones from Apple. Screengrab from Team Coco/YouTube

Alma Moreno looks back on Karen Davila interview, parody Twitter account

May 12, 2016 - 6:18 PM

UPDATED Huwag naman nila ako apakan ng sobra Isipin naman nila mga anak ko Alma tells Boy Abunda on his talk show

Racy '50 Shades! The Musical Parody' comes to Manila

Feb 11, 2016 - 12:59 PM

3 book club ladies discover the world of Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey in this hilarious Fifty Shades of Grey parody

50 SHADES! Filipino actors Bituin Escalante, Karel Marquez, Lorenz Martinez, and Julz Savard star in the Manila production of the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' musical parody. Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco/Rappler

WATCH: Miss Universe mix-up parody at People's Choice Awards 2016

Jan 07, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Jane Lynch and Thomas Lennon parody Steve Harvey s Miss Universe gaffe

FIRST RUNNER-UP. Jane Lynch and Thomas Lennon parody Steve Harvey's Miss Universe gaffe at the People's Choice Awards 2016. Screengrab from Twitter/peopleschoice

WATCH: Houston Rockets mascots parody Miss Universe mishap

Dec 22, 2015 - 4:29 PM

The Houston Rockets show they have a sense of humor about the crowning controversy at Miss Universe 2015

WATCH: 'Taylor Swift and Harry Potter parody mashup'

Aug 04, 2015 - 10:39 PM

Actress and musician Katie Parkin tells Harry Potter s story through Taylor Swift s songs

KATIE PARKIN. The actress and musician uploads her 'Harry Potter'-Taylor Swift parody a day after JK Rowling's birthday. Screengrab from YouTube/weasleysweaters

Parody Party goes political

Jul 02, 2015 - 9:22 PM

What do Philippine parody accounts have to say about the coming 2016 elections?

Trip to Mars posters, China espionage, selfie stick abuse | SciTech4u

May 27, 2015 - 12:52 PM

This and more in this week s episode of Rappler s science and technology show

WATCH: A parody ad on selfie stick abuse and an elephant's selfie

May 25, 2015 - 10:38 PM

Let the snark fest begin

WATCH: If Cinderella were in 'Fifty Shades'

Feb 21, 2015 - 3:17 PM

Do you really think the magic dies after the clock strikes 12?

CINDERELLA AFTER MIDNIGHT. 'Believe me, they're all looking at you.' Screengrab from YouTube

Thousands fall for 'Cebu Pacific' fake promo

Dec 26, 2014 - 9:21 PM

A false promo for a budget airline draws thousands to Facebook amidst the Christmas rush

WebHits: Adobo recipe (Let It Go Parody)

Oct 21, 2014 - 9:10 AM

Who knew that the recipe for adobo could sound so catchy?

Rappler hosts a Twitter #ParodyParty

Jul 05, 2014 - 12:40 PM

We find out what happens when parody Twitter accounts take on the issues

WebHits: The slap

Jul 01, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Taking a cue from the video First Kiss a YouTuber pairs 40 strangers to slap each other

Webhits: 'Dumb Ways To Die' parody takes a jab at clients from hell

May 01, 2014 - 8:00 AM

This Dumb Ways To Die parody is a tribute to the creative professional – and a jab at every client

Feminist Taylor Swift and other fake female Twitter accounts

Mar 22, 2014 - 11:58 AM

These fictional females are tons of fun 140 characters at a time

FUN WITH FAKES. Who's funnier, the real celeb or her parody? Photo of Taylor Swift from AFP; Kim Kardashian from Wikipedia Commons

7 hilarious Christmas parodies on Youtube

Dec 23, 2013 - 4:30 PM

Tis is the season to be merry with a little help from Youtube

New Zealand 'Blurred Lines' parody goes viral

Sep 04, 2013 - 8:21 AM

The video was pulled from YouTube Monday for sexually inappropriate content then allowed back up less than 24 hours later after YouTube admitted it had made a mistake

Nancy Binay to take on social media, TV ads

May 21, 2013 - 2:02 PM

Nancy Binay says she will look into possible regulation of social media and political ads in the Senate

'REGULATION NEEDED.' Senator-elect Nancy Binay says there is a need to regulate social media and political ads on TV. She plans to look into these issues in the Senate.

VIDEO: Star Wars Mickey Mouse edition

Apr 15, 2013 - 7:02 AM

Want to see a cute Darth Vader? Watch this video

MICKEY TROOPERS. The dark side just got cuter. Screen grab from YouTube (SamMacaroni)

Sesame Street parodies Downton Abbey

Feb 03, 2013 - 4:55 PM

Sesame Street shows us which way is up and which way is down

#FamilySunday: Dads and parenting advice

Jan 27, 2013 - 2:17 PM

Here s a dad s take on why fathers like him should NOT give parenting advice

DON’T GIVE UP YOUR DAY JOB, DAD. Abby Van Buren would turn over in her grave if she received this kind of fatherly advice. Screen grab from YouTube (ABCNews)

Mood Meter amused over US election parodies

Nov 07, 2012 - 12:47 AM

Watch Barack Obama and Mitt Romney dance to Psy s Gangnam Style sing Katy Perry s Hot and Cold and rap Yes you read that right

A Barack parody: 'Obama That I Used to Know'

Oct 30, 2012 - 9:30 PM

Two months ago this anti Obama parody was published Have you seen it?

ANTI-OBAMA PARODY. Published in August, this video has had more than 1.6 million shares. Screen grab from YouTube (JustNewProductions)