- Walking on Eggshells
- Too Many Encounters with Men and Women in White
- Crowdfunded Products? Thanks, but No Thanks!
- Close, but no Cigar!
- Smarty-pants Not Wanted on This Planet
- A Pipe Made by Two (no, not a Bicycle Built For Two)
- Bovine Scatologists and Trumpet Blowers Galore at Bullshit Central
- Grab Crab: May the Bleeding Hearts Cry! And for Rabbits Too!
- Diwali Debacle
- Rare Japanese Lacquer Pipes
Monthly Archives: July 2010
On July 29, news broke that Singapore Airlines had inked a US$600,000/- deal in March to become the official international airline for the Australian swim team for the next three years. SIA insisted that it was a purely business decision, … Continue reading
Yuan Chonghuan, a Ming dynasty general who fought the Machus is another hardcore. He is famous for his trademark or signature battle cry. His battle cry comprised famous Cantonese obscenities which the general invoked to whip up his army’s morale … Continue reading
Ivy Kaur – all Sikh women are given the last name Kaur – is always a bit of a character. Every time I visit her Bollywood Veggies, Mrs Ivy Singh-Lim, as she prefers to be known, could be seen ranting … Continue reading
Bought a Flip minoHD – the world’s sleekest HD camcorder – not long ago. The iPod-looking Flip minoHD shoot-and-share camcorder gives me up to two hours of HD quality recording capacity, a bright two-inch transflective screen for no-glare viewing even … Continue reading
Global Yellow Pages, formerly known as Yellow Pages (Singapore), has come under fire from businesses that have received “tax invoices” from a subsidiary of the firm, asking for payment for a directory-listing service that they never asked for. The letters … Continue reading
Three men died when Nicoll Highway collapsed on April 20 2004. The body of one victim, 40-year-old foreman Heng Yeow Peow was never found. Heng has risked his life for his workers. According to witnesses, Heng had the chance to … Continue reading
Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas is a must-read for people who profess themselves to be Christians. In April 1933, during the early months of Nazi rule in Germany, a new law banned anyone of Jewish descent from … Continue reading
The biggest spy swap since the end of the cold war has just taken place on July 8. But due to warming relations between Russian and the US the whole affair was kept low profile. Just as well, the stupidity … Continue reading
Ok, time to lance this boil. It’s becoming very hard to read his blog. He started blogging some years ago. It started out fine. Now it’s nothing but bragging, self promotion and showing off, gloating even – full of him … Continue reading