This police officer’s body shattered bullets that hit him in Marawi conflict

Yes, it’s as crazy as it sounds. Police Officer 3 Isah Sangcad from the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao – Regional Public Safety Battalion (ARMM-RPSB) is being called by his colleagues as “the man that defied Science” because his body said no to the bullets that hit him while responding in war-stricken Marawi. Speaking with GMA

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Oh look, this coconut tree is twisted (and we love it!)

You know we love strange. And this twisted coconut tree is so strangely beautiful — we just can’t ignore it. As you can see in these photos taken by Hero Bacuño at a coconut...

Oh look, this coconut tree is twisted (and we love it!)

Scientists find mysterious giant shipworm in a lagoon in the Philippines

Ah, the wonders of nature — Just when you thought you’ve seen everything, you will be surprised with something bigger, weirder and wilder. Scientists discovered somewhere in...

Scientists find mysterious giant shipworm in a lagoon in the Philippines

Offended by mistake: Uber driver cancels on passenger because of resto’s name

Whose fault is

Offended by mistake: Uber driver cancels on passenger because of resto’s name

Inquirer does satire? Group named CACI SIRA hails Andanar as ‘Communicator of the Year’

Please, illuminate

Inquirer does satire? Group named CACI SIRA hails Andanar as ‘Communicator of the Year’

Odd sight: Cow in Cagayan de Oro City has 5 legs

He was born with

Odd sight: Cow in Cagayan de Oro City has 5 legs

Fetus wrapped in adult diaper found inside Laoag City chapel

Desperate people do unthinkable

Fetus wrapped in adult diaper found inside Laoag City chapel

Manila woman stabs self twice during argument with partner, survives

She needs professional

Manila woman stabs self twice during argument with partner, survives

Robber’s defense: My boyfriend and I just wanted ‘loving-loving’

A sleazy reason is not a get-out-of-jail

Robber’s defense: My boyfriend and I just wanted ‘loving-loving’

Man eats 120 ‘santol’ seeds rushed to hospital

Once you pop, you can't

Man eats 120 ‘santol’ seeds rushed to hospital

Coconuts Manila Weird

Weird news is a must on the Coconuts menu! We report about the quirks of the city and its never-boring people with enthusiasm and energy. Aspiring singer roaring out tunes in the middle of a crowded mall? We’ll cover that! Drunk man wearing a weird costume while running around on the streets? We’ll find out why. We love outlandish tales which make Manila even more charming — the weirder, the better! Check this section out. You might find someone you know. Or you might even find a short piece about yourself, if you have the honor of being weird enough!