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224 Million Views Within 24 Hours

224 Million Views Within 24 Hours

Welcome back to UD daily news. According to Quartz, 224 million people watched The Lion King 2019 teaser trailer within the first 24 hours of its release. It accumulated the highest viewership for a Disney trailer, beating out Avengers: Infinity war which had 238 million views across all channels the first day of its release. […]

Why Bitter Is Better

Why Bitter Is Better

Welcome back to UD Daily News. Today we’re going to be talking about why people enjoy tasting the bitterness in their coffee. Bitterness in coffee was used as a warning for us to avoid potentially harmful substances. However, when paired with caffeine, it becomes a trigger that something good is going to happen once it […]

3 Horror Films You Won’t Want To Miss

3 Horror Films You Won’t Want To Miss horror films

Everyone has different horror tastes: gore, psychological, and paranormal are some of the popular horror genres. As Halloween approaches, you may be looking for a good scare for you and your friends. To ensure you get the most out of your Halloween night, here are 5 horror films that you wouldn’t want to miss. The […]

Comparing Cultures: Comic Books Vs. Manga

Comparing Cultures: Comic Books Vs. Manga national comic book day

Comic Books And Manga There are profound (very great) differences between American comic books and Japanese manga besides the obvious country distinction. Comics are thought of as a staple of Western geek culture; manga also has a similar feeling in the East. Yet, comic books have spawned famous characters such as Batman and Superman while […]

How To: Celebrate Golden Week

How To: Celebrate Golden Week golden week

Golden Week Golden week in China is the first seven days of October. It’s an annual holiday where there’s heightened short and long distance travel activity. Regardless if you’re traveling or staying home for the week-long holiday, here are some tips on how to celebrate efficiently! 1. Travel Light Streets will be more crowded than […]

Traditional Customs Of The Mid-Autumn Festival

Traditional Customs Of The Mid-Autumn Festival mid autumn festival

The Mid-Autumn Festival Besides the Spring Festival, the Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the biggest holidays in China. It’s a traditional holiday that annually falls on August 15th of the Lunar calendar which corresponds to September 24th of the Gregorian calendar. The Mid-Autumn Festival is also known as the Mooncake Festival as mooncakes are a […]

5 Fashion Terms You Must Know for NYFW

5 Fashion Terms You Must Know for NYFW New York Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week New York Fashion Week (NYFW) is a fashion exhibition when international fashion collections are showcased to the press, buyers, and the public. The event is held in February and September of every year and lasts approximately 7-9 days. It’s one of the biggest fashion weeks in the world along with Milan, […]

Battle Royale vs. The Hunger Games?

Battle Royale vs. The Hunger Games? battle Royale review

Battle Royale by Koushun Takami I was already familiar with the concept of Battle Royale, and I was pleasantly surprised at how the author executed the plot. The plot takes place in a fictional fascist Japan. The government established a military program, the Battle Experiment No. 68. This program randomly selects fifty third-year junior high […]

Life Can Be Vicious

Life Can Be Vicious book recommendation vicious

Vicious By V.E Schwab Vicious was my first book by V.E Schwab, and I’m glad I picked it up by chance. The plot revolves around Victor and Eli, two brilliant college students. They recognized the same ambition and cleverness in each other. In their senior year, Eli’s thesis topic of near-death experiences and supernatural abilities […]

5 Movie Recommendations For English Learners – U-Dictionary

5 Movie Recommendations For English Learners – U-Dictionary movie recommendations up

Movie Recommendations For English Learners Learning English doesn’t strictly come from textbooks, quizzes, and worksheets. It can be as simple as watching a movie. And who doesn’t love a good movie? Before we introduce our movie recommendations for English learners, how do movies help with English fluency and grammar? Learn English By Watching Movies? Everyone has […]

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