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The week in photos: October 27-November 2, 2018

Nov 03, 2018 - 10:26 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

MIGRANTS. A view of Honduran migrants heading in a caravan to the US resting in a basketball pitch in San Pedro Tapanatepec, Oaxaca, Mexico on October 28, 2018.  Photo by Guillermo Arias/AFP

Show me the money: Wealth-flaunting meme goes viral in China

Oct 27, 2018 - 4:00 AM

A viral meme 'Wealth-Flaunting Challenge' on China's popular Weibo platform has been viewed more than 2.3 billion times, drawing more than a million comments

Of course, Twitter folks had fun with #YouTubeDOWN

Oct 17, 2018 - 11:54 AM

Count on Twitter to provide the LOLs

'He followed the script!': #SONA2018 reactions, hugot, and memes

Jul 23, 2018 - 8:24 PM

From funny tweets to direct reactions to the president's speech, here are some tweets that highlight netizens' takes on the 2018 SONA

The ‘Aliens’ meme guy is returning to Manila for HISTORY CON 2018

Jul 05, 2018 - 12:35 PM

Giorgio Tsoukalos will be back in town to talk about what else? Aliens

ANCIENT ALIENS. Giorgio Tsoukalos returns to Manila. Screenshot from

'The Charcoal Confessions': Nancy Binay writes book on cyberbullying

Apr 17, 2018 - 2:20 PM

The book is currently titled '45 Handy Tips Towards Healing: The Nancy Binay Charcoal Confessions' and could be released before the 2019 campaign

 Photo by Angie de Silva

Sebaiknya kita jangan terbawa perasaan gara-gara meme

Jan 11, 2018 - 12:31 PM

Apakah fenomena meme selaras dengan landasan hukum di Indonesia?

5 meme paling bikin ngakak sepanjang 2017

Dec 27, 2017 - 11:47 AM

Apa saja yang membuat warganet terhibur selama 2017?

'Pambansang Photobomber' Bong Go becomes hilarious photo meme

Nov 15, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Thanks to a handy Facebook profile photo frame, top presidential aide Bong Go can take one of his famous selfies with you

Setya Novanto: Laporan pencemaran nama baik akan jalan terus

Nov 03, 2017 - 5:48 PM

Southeast Asia Freedom of Expression Network mengecam cara Polri menangani laporan yang ditujukan kepada Dyan Kemala

Leave Kitty Duterte out of this

Aug 24, 2017 - 11:31 AM

If we don’t channel our fury in the right direction then we’ll just be adding strife to a country that’s overflowing with it

How one guy got a job interview offer from Kris Aquino

Jul 07, 2017 - 4:12 PM

The Instagram user caught Kris attention with an edited version of one of her Kris List episodes

MEME-WORTHY. Kris Aquino says all the wrong things at an imagined job interview in Al Fonzi’s viral edit. Screengrab from

Reaksi terlucu netizen menanggapi tragedi 'Oscar 2017'

Feb 27, 2017 - 5:26 PM

Netizen merayakan kesalahan fatal yang terjadi di ajang Academy Awards 2017 di media sosial

SALAH AMPLOP. Produser 'La La Land' Justin Hurwitz mengangkat amplop kategori Best Picture bertuliskan 'Moonlight' di Piala Oscar 2017. Screenshot dari Twitter/@GMA

Terbaik dari netizen: Debat kedua Pilkada DKI

Jan 28, 2017 - 2:45 PM

Lagi lagi debat cagub cawagub DKI menghasilkan banyak meme

DEBAT PILGUB DKI. Calon Wakil Gubernur DKI Jakarta nomor urut satu Sylviana Murni (kiri) berbincang dengan calon Gubernur nomor urut tiga Anies Baswedan (tengah) disaksikan calon Wakil Gubernur nomor urut dua Djarot Saiful Hidayat (kanan) saat Debat Calon Gubernur dan Wakil Gubernur DKI Jakarta di Hotel Bidakara, Jakarta, Jumat, 27 Januari. Foto oleh Hafidz Mubarak A./ANTARA

FACT CHECK: Is Manila cop who overran protesters back in service?

Jan 24, 2017 - 6:53 PM

Contrary to a post shared by anti administration accounts MPD chief Joel Coronel says PO3 Franklin Kho is still undergoing administrative investigation

EMBASSY CLASH. A police vehicle driven by PO3 Franklin Kho rammed through protesters in front of the US Embassy. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

VIRAL: Netizens asking their crushes if they like Messi

Jan 16, 2017 - 6:09 PM

Why are people asking you if you like Messi? Here s why

MESSI. Screenshot from an episode of Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Ju where the lead character asked her crush if he liked Messi.

WATCH: YouTube's mega-compilation of top videos for 2016

Dec 08, 2016 - 2:30 PM

How many can you identify in this year s YouTube Rewind video?

CAST OF CHARACTERS. YouTube Rewind 2016 spans a wide spectrum of colorful personalities. Screengrab from YouTube Spotlight/YouTube

IN MEMES: The 2016 US elections

Nov 09, 2016 - 9:30 PM

The funny side to the nail biting polls in the United States

'Fotobam' ang Salita ng Taon 2016

Oct 06, 2016 - 5:54 PM

Pinili ng mga eksperto na salita ng taon ang fotobam pandiwa na ang ibig sabihin ay sirain ang eksena sa pamamagitan ng pagsingit sa kuwadro ng kamera habang may kinukunan ng retrato

'Master, pa-edit po': Photo of PH presidents turned into memes

Jul 28, 2016 - 5:30 PM

How would you edit an epic photo of 5 Philippine presidents?

#Reshuffle: Dari koalisi seramping pinggang netizen hingga 'Cersei Lannister'

Jul 28, 2016 - 4:43 PM

Netizen membuat momentum reshuffle kabinet jilid II menjadi lebih menyenangkan dengan meme dan singkatan singkatan kreatif

Netizen menyambut baik kembalinya Sri Mulyani sebagai Menteri Keuangan dengan beragam meme. Foto oleh Twitter/Indro Moektiono @indiedo

#FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes: Online backlash over plagiarized speech

Jul 21, 2016 - 3:42 PM

Social media is unforgiving when it comes to plagiarism

WATCH: John Cena pranks fans with real-life 'unexpected Cena' meme

Jun 30, 2016 - 5:07 PM

Many have fallen for the unexpected John Cena posts on social media This time the shock was for real

HIS NAME IS JOHN CENA. John Cena brought some 'hustle, loyalty and respect' to unsuspecting fans. Screenshot from Facebook video

WATCH: Ryan Gosling remembers finding out about 'Hey Girl' meme

May 13, 2016 - 12:51 PM

Ryan says he was confused as to why people were shouting Hey girl at him from across the street

'HEY GIRL.' Ryan Gosling recalls being confused about the 'Hey girl' meme that features him. Screengrab from

Librarian to Marcos supporters: 'Read reliable sources' on martial law

May 12, 2016 - 8:33 PM

I was angry that they keep spreading all those stuff about Marcos without credible sources ” says Roscelle Cruz a librarian who has seen records from the martial law period

Batman fail, wrong Reyes, and other #PiliPinasDebates2016 memes

Apr 25, 2016 - 4:14 PM

Rely on Filipino netizens to beat the political heat and refresh our social media feeds with some humor

What Heart Evangelista has to say about those 'Chiz for Waze' jokes

Apr 12, 2016 - 9:36 PM

Some social media users have commented that Chiz s speaking voice sounds like something you d find on Waze Here s what his wife Heart has to say on the matter

Mantan rektor IPB tutup usia

Apr 05, 2016 - 10:12 AM

Prof DR Ir AM Satari membuka program doktoral di IPB dan menjadi ketua konsorsium Ilmu Ilmu Pertanian yang pertama

Mantan rektor IPB Prof AM Satari tutup usia.

5 meme paling dicari orang Indonesia di Google tahun 2015

Dec 18, 2015 - 11:01 AM

Meme terpopuler di Indonesia selama 2015 dan 5 daftar selebriti paling dicari

Sumber Twitter

Mengapa kita perlu membela Yulian Paonganan dalam kasus UU ITE

Dec 17, 2015 - 9:13 PM

Menyebut lonte bukanlah ujaran kebencian Harus dipisahkan antara hate speech dan mockery

Jokowi bersama Mensesneg Pratikno (kanan), Kepala Staf Presiden Teten Masduki (kedua kiri) serta komedian Dorce Gamalama (kiri) tertawa lepas saat berdialog dalam makan malam bersama komedian nasional di Istana Negara, Jakarta, pada 16 Desember 2015. Foto oleh Yudhi Mahatma/Antara

Papa banyak maunya

Nov 27, 2015 - 9:56 AM

Dalam sepekan terakhir media sosial banyak membicarakan papa yang punya keinginan segudang mulai dari saham sampai helikopter

JOKO WIDODO SELFIE. President Jokowi sedang foot bareng dengan pelajar di Anglo-Chinese International School di Singapura 21 November, 2014. AFP PHOTO/ MOHD FYROL JOKOWI SELFIE. President Jokowi sedang foot bersama dengan pelajar di Anglo-Chinese International School di Singapura  21 November 2014. AFP PHOTO/ MOHD FYROL

Meme minggu ini: Papa minta saham hingga El Clasico

Nov 26, 2015 - 6:44 PM

Papa dimarahi mama karena minta saham hingga Cristiano Ronaldo dan Gareth Bale digendong Neymar dan Messi

SAKSIKAN: Mashup video baru Adele dan Lionel Richie

Oct 24, 2015 - 1:28 PM

Hello is it me you looking for?

Adele dan Lionel Richie

Bernyanyi bersama @FPIkaraoke

Aug 28, 2015 - 2:54 PM

Anggota FPI ternyata gemar berkaraoke Lihat meme lucunya

Foto dari @FPIKaraoke

Meme lelucon nilai tukar rupiah sama dengan nomor McDonald's

Aug 24, 2015 - 11:18 PM

Dari nomor pusat panggilan restoran cepat saji hingga bank bank pemerintah tak luput menjadi bahan meme

IN MEMES: State of the Nation Address 2015

Jul 28, 2015 - 1:30 PM

The Internet captures the funniest the snarkiest the best of Filipino political humor

IN MEMES: Funny sides of Pluto

Jul 16, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Netizens show the dwarf planet some love

Pak Jokowi, rakyat juga butuh Kartu Indonesia Sabar

Apr 10, 2015 - 5:27 PM

Ternyata Kartu Indonesia Sehat dan Kartu Indonesia Sabar saja tidak cukup Masyarakat masih perlu kartu kartu lainnya

Kartu Indonesia Lupa yang beredar di dunia maya.

Stop the Internet scumbags

Mar 16, 2015 - 10:00 AM

If anyone is still to be convinced that Philippine culture is sexist and that a whole lot of men out there think it’s okay to be sexually violent to women then look at what these people have come up with

IN MEMES: The best, and funniest, of 2015 PBA All-Star Weekend

Mar 09, 2015 - 4:28 PM

An eventful 2015 PBA All Star Weekend spawned some hilarious memes online leaving us scrolling endlessly

Jakarta banjir, meme lucu dan kritis pun bertebaran

Feb 10, 2015 - 4:12 PM

UPDATED Tak semua warga Jakarta serius mencari kambing hitam atas bencana ini Banyak mengungkapkan keprihatinan atas bencana banjir dengan mengunggah meme meme lucu

A couple sitting on their motorcycle cross a flooded road on a cart in Jakarta on February 10, 2015. Foto oleh Bay Ismoyo/AFP

IN MEMES: The best and worst of Super Bowl XLIX

Feb 02, 2015 - 2:34 PM

Only memes could do justice to the head scratching play calling and Katy Perry s WWE inspired outfits at this year s Super Bowl

Richard Sherman's face tells the story of Super Bowl XLIX. Screen shot from YouTube

IN MEMES: The Pacquiao-Mayweather courtside meeting

Jan 28, 2015 - 6:41 PM

Neither Pacquiao or Mayweather were micced up for their face to face meeting so netizens took to memes to guess what the two fighters said to each other

WAITING ON A FIGHT. Fight fans hope that the face-to-face meeting between Pacquiao and Mayweather is a step forward towards the fight.  Photo by Kevork Djansezian & Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

Pope in Manila, Al Qaeda vs ISIS, Google Glass gone | The wRap

Jan 16, 2015 - 8:43 PM

Pope Francis talks about corruption to Filipino politicians Revival of Al Qaeda ISIS rivalry? And goodbye Google Glass

CommaWiki: Makna baru kata-kata cinta saat pacaran

Jan 15, 2015 - 7:18 PM

Dalam kamus cinta CommaWiki kata kata yang sering diucapkan pasangan dalam suatu hubungan memiliki makna baru

Twitter's 10 biggest moments of 2014

Dec 31, 2014 - 3:27 PM

Which Twitter posts made the most impact this year?

Knocked up: Anime characters pregnancy test meme

Oct 25, 2014 - 10:31 AM

A new meme has pregnancy announcements popping up from the most unexpected sources

Want to dress up like your favorite online meme?

Oct 20, 2014 - 1:04 PM

Look like Sweet Brown Ermahgerd Girl and a host of other popular memes