Monthly Archives: November 2005

Yes, ST

Finally, a sensible article from ST. Writer Ken Kwek argues that our country should reassess the death penalty, because the abolition of it is simply too unrealistic for Singapore. I agree. I’m personally still undecided about capital punishment. It’s hard … Continue reading

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Fired

Singapore’s executioner Darshan Singh has been sacked, due to this article in The Australian. I wrote about this before and I would like to write about this again. This is fucking fucked up. Who cares? Just another fucked up boy … Continue reading

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Feast Eyes Ears

We checked out Beck: Retrospectives yesterday. My favs were Michel Gondry’s Deadweight and Shynola’s E-Pro. Thereafter, it was Makino where Hifana played live. Wow! Wow! Wow! They were fabulous. Their technical skills, not only on the decks but visual as … Continue reading

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Resfest 2005

I first caught Resfest in SF 2 years ago and have been a fan ever since. I was somewhat disappointed last year because it was Resfest’s first time in Singapore and we got the cropped version of it. Resfest is … Continue reading

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I Am Others

Application for Singapore Permanent Residence The following categories of foreigners are eligible to submit applications: Spouse and unmarried children (below 21 years old) of a Singapore Citizen (SC)/Permanent Resident (SPR); Aged parents of a Singapore Citizen; P, Q or S … Continue reading

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Pleasant Days, Pints & Potter

The weather has been delightful (by Singapore standards; everything is relative) hasn’t it these coupla days? Took my parents to Brewerkz for lunch on a lazy Sunday afternoon and the balmy, un-humid (wow!) weather was just lovely. Alec and Michelle … Continue reading

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Gem of the Mountains

Thanks to my brother who introduced us to Maddox…a tribute to Idaho…and it’s surrounding areas: Idaho is possibly the only state in the union that actively makes its residents become shitty drivers because of how uninteresting it is. There aren’t … Continue reading

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Krazy Kitty

If you have been wondering how Zion’s been doing, she’s been doing well. She is without exaggeration the craziest cat anyone has met, but she’s delightful. She is a good companion to the Fat One though…he hasn’t misbehaved once with … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Pie?

And now, the culmination of the Wealth of a Nation…*drumroll*…pumpkin shooting! Every year since 1986, near Millsboro, the Punkin Chunkin has been held. Last week, 100 teams vied to see whose machine could toss an 8-10lb (3.6-4.6kg) pumpkin farthest. There … Continue reading

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Travels & Travail

Since Blogging ranks below entertaining out of town guests, traveling, work and spending quality time in evenings with husband and not glued to the computer, alas, blogging has taken a back seat. Pat’s brother (Brendan) and sister-in-law (Amy), also newlyweds, … Continue reading

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