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17 Things Americans Will Never Understand About College In The Philippines

Kopiko 78 pa more.

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1. Why we rely on Kopiko 78 more than we rely on our parents.

2. Why pancit canton is a staple food.

Cheap, tastes good, and probably bad for us, but whatevs.
Twitter: @tomokawaiix

Cheap, tastes good, and probably bad for us, but whatevs.

3. Why sabaw doesn't only mean soup to us.

It's not just food. It's a state of mind.
Twitter: @ejpadero

It's not just food. It's a state of mind.

4. Why we hate this girl but we also kind of want to be her.

"University of the Philippines summa cum laude Tiffany Grace Uy earns highest grade in the history of the university after World War II."How 2 b u po?
GMA / Via youtube.com

"University of the Philippines summa cum laude Tiffany Grace Uy earns highest grade in the history of the university after World War II."

How 2 b u po?

5. Why we seek for Ely Buendia's help when we just can't with our thesis anymore.

Pls.

6. Why this guy is so popular but nobody knows his real name.

We call him Zorro, because obvs.
Twitter: @DZMMTeleRadyo

We call him Zorro, because obvs.

7. Why TV personalities endorse schools they didn't even attend.

TALAGA, BEH?? AMA KA?
AMA / Via Twitter: @itsdevilwoman

TALAGA, BEH?? AMA KA?

8. Why we look forward to UAAP season as much as we do summer vacation.

9. And why the UAAP Cheerdance Competition ruins friendships.

Galit galit muna.
Twitter: @hashtag

Galit galit muna.

10. Why this is so funny.

11. Why this makes sense.

10/10 would wear.
Twitter: @SirCahiell

10/10 would wear.

12. Why everyone can relate to this comic strip.

13. Why we get excited over running naked men.

And if you need an emoji for that:

More here.
Isabelle Laureta / Via BuzzFeed

14. And why we identify as waterproof when it's rainy season.

15. Why this guy is every fucking one of us at some point.

16. Why this photo doesn't mean we're reaching for Uno cards, but a much, much more important uno.

Tag yourselves I'm the girl in the red stripes.
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Tag yourselves I'm the girl in the red stripes.

17. And why a three would make the perfect Christmas present.

I think I shall never see,A grade as lovely as a three.
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I think I shall never see,

A grade as lovely as a three.

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