FAKY Returns As Quartet

You guys remember Alternative Jpop group FAKY? Well, they went on a surprise hiatus shortly after the group’s debut, abruptly stopping promotions. The last release was a compilation of their previously released singles, which included former members Diane and Tina. Not sure why those girls left, but I must say I like the new addition: Akina. Beautiful California girl with an edge. I’m looking forward … Continue reading FAKY Returns As Quartet

Valentine’s Day is a marketing strategy?

It’s the day when couples do their utmost best to show their love and affection (through money) for each other. February hadn’t even started yet when chocolate, flowers, greeting cards and jewelry commercials began displaying Valentine’s Day specials on television, online, or in stores. Seems many companies use this romantic day as a business venture to rake in those bucks. And who can blame them. I feel like couples can’t simply say “happy Valentine’s Day” and give each other a kiss without spending their money, or going all out to get that perfect gift. I mean let’s be realistic people, the economy isn’t so great as it is, therefore we need to carefully manage our funds. Continue reading “Valentine’s Day is a marketing strategy?”