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Punggol’s Flooded Sand Pit

When I was in primary school, there was a field where tracks had to be painted every sports day. A teacher would supervise the gardener who would paint the tracks with some roller turning in…

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Friday Thoughts

From Peter Schiff’s book, The Real Crash “Individuals pay taxes on their incomes, regardless of the cost necessary to produce that income. Sure there are some business expenses that IRS will allow, but most are…



Singapore - a land of covered walkways, a nation of happy shoppers

We Don’t Need Another Hero

I was seated at the Starbucks outlet at Kota Kinabalu’s airport when it happened. A boy was screaming. The sound was coming from the travelator. I got up from my seat but saw nothing. Seconds…



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Happy Vesak Day

Borobudur – Buddhism rediscovered 1993 Though Indonesia is the country with the largest Muslim population in the world, Islam is relatively new to Java. While Muslim territories had existed on the north coast since the…


Santarina

Marrying Santa Claus

A pre-election survey conducted between 30 April to 3 May 2016 by Blackbox Research showed that Bukit Batok voters found SDP candidate Dr Chee Soon Juan to be the better candidate than his PAP rival…


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We All Go “Bankrupt” In The End

The ability to defer gratification has been taught to us by our parents since we were young. Living in Singapore, it needs no mention that our leaders further this concept by being very selective in…


Chan Joon Yee

Singpolitics Is Santapolitics

It must have been a disappointing moment for Dr Chee Soon Juan. I’ve repeatedly posted the comment: “Only votes will count” after TOC’s photos of the impressive turnout at SDP’s rally. Indeed, the crowd didn’t…