I was trawling Hansard and chanced upon Lily Neo’s speech at the parliament sitting on 16 September, which can be found at the end of this post. It’s long, but definitely worth the read. Read more
Singapore will end 2012 in memorable fashion, not for medals won in the Olympics, or being the world’s leading arts/sports/educational/medical/whatever hub, but for having the most number of scandals exposed in a year. I say number of scandals exposed because these are merely the ones being found out, there are obviously plenty more still under wraps. Read more
Exactly one month and one day ago, I did something rather inconceivable in the Asian/Singaporean context – I moved out. Read more
In a spur of a moment, I decided to go on a 3-week social media fast. Deactivated both Facebook and Twitter accounts, locked Instagram and disappeared from the social media world. The only platform I was using was Path, with a grand total of 7 friends (only 4 active ones).
It was the most liberating 3 weeks of my life. (And I highly recommend you to try it.) Read more