Monthly Archives: November 2017

He Who Laughs Last, Laughs Best

Just as Trump-bashing is the latest in thing, Kim-bashing is a favorite hobby of many today. On October 29th The Straits Times ran a couple of pages written by Rahul Pathak and Desmond Foo, showing off photographs of North Korea and … Continue reading

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Fatal Affectation

If you dislike someone, nothing he does is right. I see that in the global obsession to be politically-correct by participating in Trump-bashing. Yes, isn’t nearly everyone on that bandwagon? When Donald Trump talked tough about North Korea, the entire … Continue reading

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Bullied? Fret Not!

Things have changed. Those days we were told never get into a stranger’s car and never meet anyone from the Internet. Today we use the Internet to summon strangers to our house so that we can ride in their cars! … Continue reading

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12,045 days Together

Yup, 33 years together. My wife has the patience of a saint. Only God is able to adequately reward her. So, I’ll just stand aside and let God do his job.

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A Truly Moretti Collectible

I couldn’t resist this gorgeous Moretti, so the best way to deal with temptation is to yield to it; meaning, I bought it:

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Endowment Insurance Plans

I don’t believe in paying for years into an endowment insurance plan only to benefit your descendants after you have died. Nobody should sit around all day waiting for their parents to croak so that they can inherit. Everyone should … Continue reading

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Award-Winning Single-Malt from Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Tucked in a corner in faraway Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, is Sullivans Cove Distillery. The distillery makes single-malts, gin and vodka. Its French Oak Single Cask Tasmanian single-malt whisky has become a legend in its own right, one of the most … Continue reading

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A Moretti Tamarind

Marco did it again! This time, my latest acquisition is a Moretti made of tamarind wood:

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Everything Also Can Lah

Li Lin Wong, a has-been TV actress with self-life long expired, and who would, for money, sponsor just about any product when asked, was recently appointed as executive director of the Public Hygiene Council. It is a job she has … Continue reading

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Jaan Restaurant Pisses the Shit out of Me

Have to take someone out for lunch today but am already feeling pissed. The restaurant is Jaan and since making the reservation, I must have received at least 4 email reminders as well as a reminder through SMS. Come on, … Continue reading

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