What is Pinoy pop culture? It's TV, movies, toys, music, places, food, nostalgia and context. It's shared and personal. It's super random and super specific. "Super Random" is the podcast that will discuss and deconstruct everything you forgot you loved and the things you don't want to admit you love.
Hidilyn Diaz tells her story—how despite our affinity for sports like basketball and boxing, it was weightlifting that got us our very first gold. With returning guests Sev Sarmenta and Skilty Labastilla.
Patintero, tumbang preso, teks. You probably played them with your childhood friends after school. But did you know that they're the building blocks of the big spectator sports we have today? Gretchen Ho, Sev Sarmenta, and anthropologist Skilty Labastilla tell us all about it!
Filipinos love their chicheria, especially the crispy, crunchy, and sodium-filled junk food! So do we actually prefer the salty to the sweet? Find out what the Pinoy palate is with food historian Felice Sta. Maria and food writer Margaux Salcedo.
Is it true that Pinoys have a sweet tooth? Together with food historian Felice Sta. Maria and food writer Margaux Salcedo, let's revisit the journey of sweet spaghetti, candies, and other Pinoy delicacies we loved to eat when we were kids.
"The Powerpuff Girls," "The Transformers" and, yes, even "SpongeBob SquarePants," have been dubbed in Filipino. How is this being done and who is voicing them? Find out the vocal magic behind the dubbed cartoons in the first season finale of the Pinoy pop culture podcast "Super Random." Host Ruel S. De Vera is joined by guests Apollo Abraham, Bambi Eloriaga-Amago, Rudolf Baldonado, Dr. Michael Coroza, and Shanti Gleason.