- Freyr: Paws-itively Purr-fect!
- Three-inch Murder Weapon
- 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!
Monthly Archives: October 2010
Just read The Hilliker Curse: My Pursuit of Women by James Ellroy. James Ellroy’s parents separated when he was a boy. In March 1958, on his tenth birthday, his mother, Jean Hilliker, asked James, an only child, which of them … Continue reading
Cellular phone manufacturers have been accused of concealing warnings about their handsets A warning that Apple’s popular iPhone should be kept at least 15mm (5/8 inches) away from the body is buried deep inside the manual. BlackBerry goes … Continue reading
If you go to New York City, make a trip to the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn and eat at Peter Luger Steak House. Peter Luger has been named the best steakhouse in New York City by Zagat Survey for 26 … Continue reading
The Imperal Herbal Restaurant, complete with its own in-house Chinese sinseh opened in The Metropole Hotel, Seah Street in 1988; 18 years later it moved to Vivo City. But ten of its original staff – including the Chinese physician – … Continue reading
Facebook confirmed on October 18 that some of its most popular applications transmitted identifying information, such as user names, to advertising and Internet-tracking companies. The admission came after a Wall Street Journal investigation which uncovered evidence that all … Continue reading
Dollah Kassim, the legendary Gelek King, passed away on October 14, just over a year after collapsing during a veterans’ game. He was 61. Among those who came to pay their respects were (below, from left) former Singapore internationals Rahmat … Continue reading
Suddenly in Singapore, a proliferation of internationally known chefs! Seven at Marina Bay: Catalonia’s Santi Santamaria, Paris’ Guy Savoy and Sydney’s Tetsuya Wakuda, whose restaurants have all opened and are operating to capacity crowds. Yet to open: Wolfgang Puck, … Continue reading
That anoxeric man in black from Cupertino has got me by the scrotum. I’ve in the past couple of weeks acquired his latest gizmos. Yup, got myself a 32GB iPhone4 and a 64GB Wi-Fi + 3G iPad. Even got myself … Continue reading
I can smell it when I leave the house. The haze is back! And everyone wants to be a comedian these days. Even those who are severely retarded. Commenting on the recent haze covering Singapore, an Indonesian government spokesman – who … Continue reading