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If America has a famous street magician like:

David Blaine (born David Blaine White on April 4, 1973 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.) is an American world record holding magician and endurance artist. He made his name as a performer of street and close-up magic.

Many magicians respect Blaine's choice of material and give him credit for creating an image of the contemporary magician distinct from other magicians.

These are some of his performances that highlighted his career:



Philippines has its own version in the person of:
Bearwin Meily is an actor-comedian who is also a practicing magician. However, he dislikes to be called magician. He prefers to be called as "an entertainer in the art of magic." He said most Filipinos think magician as those who perform in children parties.
"Stealing Minds" and "Thou Shalt Not Blink" showcased his magical prowess that fascinated the viewers not only in the Philippines but in some parts of the US.





If USA has its original:

American Idol is an American reality-competition show airing on Fox. It debuted on June 11, 2002, and it has since become one of the most popular shows on American television. It originated from the reality program Pop Idol created by British entertainment executive Simon Fuller, which was first aired in 2001 in the United Kingdom.

The format features three judges who give critiques of the contestants' performances: record producer Randy Jackson; pop singer and choreographer Paula Abdul; and music executive Simon Cowell. The show is hosted by former children's game show emcee and television personality Ryan Seacrest



The Filipinos got:
Pinoy Idol
is the second franchise of Idol series in the Philippines GMA Network promoted Pinoy Idol as "the first Idol competition in the Philippines" and does not recognize Associated Broadcasting Company's Philippine Idol and its winner Mau Marcelo. It is hosted by Raymond Gutierrez, with Ogie Alcasid (singer, songwriter, and record producer), Jolina Magdangal (singer and actress), and Wyngard Tracy (retired talent manager) as judges. Danny Tan is the show's musical director.




If New York had Twin Towers:


World Trade Center was a complex of seven buildings in Lower Manhattan, mostly designed by architect Minoru Yamasaki and engineer Leslie Robertson and developed by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. It was initiated in 1960 by a Lower Manhattan Association created and chaired by David Rockefeller

Tektite Towers in Ortigas, Paig City


These sleek twin towers are where the main trading floor of the Philippine Stock Exchange is located. To date there are some 310 companies listed on the exchange, including a blue-chip sector headed by such giants as San Miguel Corporation.



In USA, there's





While in Pinas, there's




Australia had a wildlife expert in the person of:

Stephen Robert Irwin (February 22, 1962 – September 4, 2006), known simply as Steve Irwin and nicknamed "The Crocodile Hunter", was an Australian wildlife expert and television personality. He achieved world-wide fame from the television program The Crocodile Hunter, an internationally broadcast wildlife documentary series co-hosted with his wife Terri Irwin. Together, they also co-owned and operated Australia Zoo, founded by his parents in Beerwahst1:city>, Queensland. He died in 2006 after his chest was fatally pierced by a stingray barb.




The pride of Kapamilya:
The former three-term Manila Councilor Alejandro “Kim” Atienza, ABS-CBN host and weatherman Kim Atienza more popularly known as Kuya Kim, he now takes on the role of nature explorer with his new show Matanglawin. Kuya Kim will go around the country in search of new and interesting information, demistify legends, unveil nature's mysteries and at the same time, showcase our vast cultural and natural resources. Excited with his explorations, Kim is grateful for this opporunity to immerse himself in various communities, discover new things and to experience wild adventures.




Gameshows like:

Wheel of Fortune - USA
Hosted by Pat Sajak and Vanna White



Wheel of Fortune - PhilippinesHosted by Kris Aquino



Well-known amusement park:

From the charm of Main Street, U.S.A to the whimsy of Mickey's Toontown, explore eight fantastic "lands" of nostalgia, color and delight. Let your imagination run free in a magic kingdom where life is a fairy tale and dreams really do come true.



Enchanted Kingdom is a theme park in the Philippines located in Santa Rosa City, Laguna. It was conceptualized by the Landmark Entertainment Group and modelled after Knott's Berry Farm. It was built at a cost of P1.2-billion. The park first opened on July 28, 1995.




Hollywood actress like:




Her look-alike,

Amalia Fuentes







"Some things are made to compliment another, but BEAUTY is still in the eyes of the beholder."


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