Flamenco dancing, coffee, beer, the Lunar New Year parade and Eve Ewing lead our list of what to do this weekend in the Windy City. Spanish dance festival begins Now in its 16th consecutive year, Chicago’s Flamenco Festival features four weekends of performances and activities celebrating the tradition...
The event celebrates last week’s Chinese/Lunar New Year, the Year of the Dog. Dead by Daylight has mostly been making headlines here on BD for the iconic slasher villains its been adding as playable characters, but today we’re here to spotlight a limited special event that’s currently active within the game. It’s called Dead by […]
A skit at state broadcaster CCTV's annual Lunar New Year gala recently caused headlines around the world after it featured a Chinese actress in blackface with huge prosthetic buttocks portraying an African woman, along with tribal dancers and monkeys. As one observer put it, the skit was “cringe-worthy at best, completely racist at worst.” This week, Beijing […]
While most of the world saw regional equity markets covered in red overnight, China's Shanghai Composite rebounded, rising 2.2% for two reasons: i) a delayed reaction to global equity prices after the country's 5-day Lunar New Year holiday...Show More Summary
A rapper in Muslim-majority Malaysia was arrested Thursday for allegedly insulting Islam with a Lunar New Year video that features dancers wearing dog masks and performing suggestive moves. The video features controversial rapper Wee...Show More Summary
By Garfield Reynolds, Bloomberg Markets Live macro commentator and editor China’s Return May Be Last Straw for Global Rebound China will return from the Lunar New Year holiday to reinforce the gloom that’s seeping through global equities. Show More Summary
The base Fortnite game is on sale right now, and if you pick it up, you’ll have ample time to participate in the Lunar New Year event going on before it ends February 22. Those who’ve been wanting to give Save the World a go can pick up Fortnite for 50% off. This deal spans […] The post All editions of Fortnite are 50% off right now – go nuts appeared first on VG247.
Last Friday marked the first day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, China’s most important holiday. The fire rooster struts off-stage, clearing the way for the loyal earth dog.
Move over Dwayne Johnson – there's a new action star on the rise. His name is Dougie and he is a very good boy. SEE ALSO: People are celebrating Lunar New Year by dressing up their dogs And because he is such a good boy, Dougie's human...Show More Summary
The Year of the Dog fortunately means we get to see more, you guessed it, dogs. To commemorate the Lunar New Year, Xbox devised an adorable cosplaying puppy gang called the CosPups. They dressed up a whole bunch of pooches as the platform's most popular characters: Master Chihuahua, Sea of Fleas, Mutt-cus Fenix, Paw-za and PUG-G. Show More Summary
Washington celebrates the Lunar New Year and President’s Day after Saturday’s flurries.
Happy Lunar New Year 2018, Shacknews! It's the Year of the Dog and Blizzard has already kicked off the celebrations with new Overwatch Year of the Dog skins and a free weekend. The Overwatch team is keeping the fun going today with the Overwatch Year of the Dog Puppy Rumble. Show More Summary
You probably like Overwatch. You probably also like puppies. Well, Blizzard has finally combined those two things into one stream is live now on Twitch. To celebrate the Lunar New Year and the Year of the Dog, Blizzard has introduced new events and content into its team-based hero shooter. And the publisher is using this […]
One of the many factors that keeps Overwatch players coming back for more are the regularly occurring in-game events. Players are actually celebrating the Lunar New Year within Overwatch right now, so it seems like as good a time as any to remind folks who haven't jumped on the...
A small train station in central Guangdong, China unexpectedly became the center of media frenzy during the Lunar New Year when a woman decided to accompany her handbag through a baggage scanner — literally climbing in and kneeling among...Show More Summary
INTERNATIONAL - This weekend's Lunar New Year holiday ushers in blockbuster season for Chinese filmmakers. Last year, the industry earned over $500 million over the holiday, and hopes are high that a new slate of locally produced action, comedy and animated films will strike gold again. Show More Summary
Pikachu and Magikarp are ready for the Lunar New Year! Pokemon Co. Thailand shared these images on their official Facebook page to jump-start the Lunar New Year. No idea if these designs will be incorporated into any official merch, but still neat to see!
Friday marked Lunar New Year, and the good news for good doggos and playful puppers the world over is that this is their year—literally. It's now officially the Year of the Dog, and four-legged floofballs were all over Instagram celebrating the momentous occasion. READ MORE »
In this edition of Theme Park Bits: See concept art for Hong Kong Disneyland’s upcoming Ant-Man and the Wasp ride. Watch some video highlights of Universal Hollywood’s fun-filled Lunar New Year event. Gangs in motorcycle jackets would appear to be taking over Disneyland. Show More Summary