Sunday, February 19, 2017
Percy's Fast Food Toy Collection first appeared in the Fudge magazine. Fudge Magazine is a publication from the Philippines, on entertainment (movies, music, television) and Filipino pop culture (gimmicks, hangouts, personality profiles, general interests, youth style, popular lifestyle, etc.).
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Percy's toy collection were featured in the Manila Bulletin newspaper long before they were even recognized in the Guinness World Records? Yes, on August 4, 2008, Percy and his collection were featured in the Collectors Item section of the Manila Bulletin which was founded in 1900 as a shipping journal, it is the second-oldest Philippine newspaper. In the latest Q2 2016 Nielsen Consumer and Media View results put Manila Bulletin, with 48% share of the total Broadsheet market, as the most read Broadsheet in the Philippines. Philippine Daily Inquirer comes in second at 38%, followed by Philippine Star at 14%. Manila Bulletin also had the most number of loyal readers with 42% of its readers not reading any other broadsheet title.
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Percy's Fast Food Toy collection, a Guinness Record holder, was a Trivia Tuesday entry on GMA 7. GMA 7 traces its history to Metro Manila radio station DZBB, owned by Loreto F. de Hemedes, Inc., later renamed Republic Broadcasting System, Inc. of Robert "Uncle Bob" Stewart who happens to be Percy's favorite TV personality when he was younger. In fact, Percy treated uncle Bob as a doting Philippine Santa Claus who always features new toys in his TV show, The Uncle Bob Lucky Seven Club.