Though YouTube was not initially designed for kids, some current content is warping young minds, raising alarm. Praying to haunted dolls Youtuber Tho Nguyen. A wave of ire was aroused when YouTuber Tho Nguyen uploaded on her channel with nearly 900,000 subscribers a clip in which she was beseeching a doll Kumanthong (a ‘fetish’ in Thailand) to grant luck to students whose exams were coming close. Embracing the doll, she said “my child! It’s their big day, please bless them and give them success in the exams. Show mommy your approval by shaking back and forth, if you don’t mommy will slap your bottom!” She was swinging a chain in front of the doll’s face as she spoke. After the outrage that it caused, Tho Nguyen claimed it was misunderstood, but it failed to quell the public vexation. Eating washing powder, drinking shower gel Two YouTubers from channel "Toy Planet" commonly post video series entitled "Eating cactus", "drinking … [Read more...] about Misleading YouTube content has serious repercussions on children
Foodies in Vietnam have recently been sharply divided over their opinions on the country’s most famous dish: pho . It is obvious that pho is the signature dish of Vietnam, with its name being defined in many English dictionaries such as Cambridge, Oxford, Merriam-Webster, and Collins Cobuild. “ Pho is a soup made of beef or chicken broth and rice noodles,” Merriam-Webster defines. It is true that there are two main types of pho in Vietnam, including pho bo with broth cooked from beef bone and topped with beef, and pho ga consisting of chicken broth and topped with chicken meat. However, pho is made and served differently in different regions in Vietnam, from north to south. And that is where the stir is caused. Northen-style pho is served at a restaurant in Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam. Photo: Dong Nguyen / Tuoi Tre News Last week, a member of a food reviewing Facebook group shared his thought after tasting the dish at a restaurant in … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s northern vs. southern ‘pho’: Which is better?
A crocodile left multiple bites on a toddler’s hand in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu after the baby boy had put his hand into the farmed animal’s cage earlier this week. Thanh Vu Medic General Hospital in Bac Lieu said on Thursday that the health of three-year-old D.T.D. from the province’s Hong Dan District has reverted to stable conditions after he was treated for crocodile bites. D. was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday with the wounds on his right hand bleeding severely though the baby boy had been given first aid at a local hospital. According to D.’s family, he came close to and put his right hand through the bars of the wide cage where the family raised a crocodile. The animal then attacked D. According to his X-ray and ultrasound results, there were a total of ten wounds on D.’s hand and fingers. The wounds did not damage the baby’s bones and tendons. D. has been injected with antibiotics and remained at Thanh Vu Medic General Hospital for doctors to … [Read more...] about Toddler suffers multiple hand bites by homegrown crocodile in Vietnam