Category Archives: Unforgiven

Fucked-up Asia

Oh, isn’t this rich? Back in 2002, Hindu mobs, with state police conveniently looking the other way and egged on by the ever-so-charming Chief Minister Narendra Modi, went on a delightful rampage against Muslims across the state. Fast forward to … Continue reading

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Eyes Wide Shut

The value of your currency is dropping like crazy. Your country is suffering from low domestic demand, low consumer spending, and high inflation; so you desperately need money from outside, money from tourists, but because you are at your innermost … Continue reading

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Burn Speed Demons at the Stake!

The two fatalities of a horrific multi-vehicle traffic accident earlier this week were laid to rest yesterday – a 57-year-old very well-loved woman and a very bright 17-year-old junior college girl full of potential. There are lots of speculation online … Continue reading

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Swift Attack!

After wrapping up her shows in Melbourne and Sydney, Taylor Swift kicked off her Singapore performances last night. Some locals are happy. The Thais are not. Thailand Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin claimed the Singapore government paid Swift US$2.8 million per … Continue reading

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Not All Malaysians are Getting the Heebie Jeebies

Some US$731 million from a Malaysian state fund appeared in the personal bank account of Jibby, then prime minister of Malaysia. Another US$273 million worth of stuff – jewelry, hand bags, tiaras, yes tiaras, plus all kinds of expensive branded … Continue reading

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The Emperor’s Miscalculation

Yesterday, former Transport Minister S Iswaran faced 27 charges, including allegations of receiving tickets from businessman Ong Beng Seng for shows like Harry Potter and The Cursed Child. While the total value of these alleged favors, amounting to US$298,000, may … Continue reading

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Confirmed Croaked!

Heinz Alfred Kissinger, a figure synonymous with moral bankruptcy, orchestrated a heinous chapter in US history by spearheading the indiscriminate three-year long carpet-bombing of Cambodia during the Vietnam War. This ruthless secret campaign claimed the lives of at least 150,000 … Continue reading

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Master Guru of Snake Oil

Peter Drucker hated being called a “guru.” People used the word, he said, only because “charlatan” was too hard to spell. I am also wary of people who prefix their names with “Master” or refer to themselves as “Master” something … Continue reading

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Tokenism, Lip Service, Empty Talk

A father promised his little son that he will buy the little boy a toy helicopter after work. The little boy waited in anticipation all day. When his dad came home from work, there was no toy helicopter. The boy … Continue reading

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Cantankerous Termagant

If you are going to spend your whole life judging how misbehaved people are, you are going to be one miserable loser. Honestly, unless you are perfect, you have no business condemning other people. I know a termagant – I … Continue reading

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