Monthly Archives: April 2010

The Art of Conversation

Example one: When the conversation turned to Chinese radio DJ Dongfang Billy, one of our kakis proclaimed in a loud voice “What a fucking idiot this guy is, I can’t imagine anyone retarded enough to listen to his program.” His … Continue reading

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Tomfoolery

OId crooners should just stay home and drink their chamomile tea. Tom Jones, 69 came to perform in Singapore on March 26. A tired-looking Jones came on stage a full 15 minutes late but just after two songs, walked away … Continue reading

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Castrate those Devils!

Molestation is a criminal act and molesters should be punished to the fullest extent of the law. It doesn’t matter if the molester is a laborer, an executive or a priest – ALL molesters must be brought to justice. You … Continue reading

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Silviu Ionescu, Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid!

Romania is situated in the southeastern part of Central Europe and shares borders with Hungary to the northwest, Serbia to the southwest, Bulgaria to the south, the Black Sea to the southeast, Ukraine to the east and to the north … Continue reading

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My Leicas

I’ve played with Leicas all my life; though I still love my M6, my last Leica was the D-Lux 4. Since most people are sick of my poorly taken photographs, I try my best to stop using the camera in my phone … Continue reading

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Olympus E-P1

When the EP-1 hit town, I knew I HAD to get it. Olympus says “It is not a point and shoot, it is not an SLR, it’s a PEN.” The Olympus E-P1 marks an innovative new era in digital imaging. … Continue reading

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Ricoh GR Digital II

Friends expressed surprise when I paid so much for a camera like the Ricoh GR Digital II. “You could get a good DSLR with this kind of money,” they said. But the Ricoh GR Digital II is another iconic camera … Continue reading

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Sigma DP1

I’ve played with cameras all my life. Some friends even suggest I open a camera museum! In the last couple of years I’ve decided to acquire some unusual cameras. So when the 14 megapixel Sigma DP1 appeared I got one. … Continue reading

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Good Riddance to Bad Rubbish!

The evil Kaczynski twins, President Lech Kaczynski and Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski of Poland are world-class assholes – Tweedledum and Tweedledee whose overinflated egos and low physical stature make them the butt of jokes. I can never see eye to … Continue reading

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Do You Know Me?

Do you know me? The color of my eyes The mole on my left cheek The birthmark at the back of my neck The real shade of my hair The weakness in my knees Why I suffer aches and pains … Continue reading

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