September 29, 2019

I have lived in Singapore for over 13 years now, it has become my home. My wife is Singaporean, my kids hold Singapore passports and her family is also based in Singapore. 

However, I am not a Singaporean. And despite this being my home, I socially still tend to gravita...

September 29, 2019

I hate a last minute bail, they come in many forms but the last minute bail before a sports match ires the most.

I am not sure if it is a modern disease, but there is something quite “of the now” about it, a product the narcissism of the modern age.

When it comes to gett...

August 29, 2019

Looking across Raffles Place in Singapore, I have been horrified by how few men now wear socks. 

It seems that it has become socially acceptable for men to show their ankles when wearing trousers.

Worse than that, this has now become almost commonplace within the CBD.

And...

August 24, 2019

Having a purpose is an integral aspect of enjoying your life. This may seem an obvious statement, however, it seems to be one that has been lost in the West. 

Religion used to provide people with a purpose, however, it has now become unfashionable.

The family has hi...

July 14, 2019

The statement, “Cultures are Different”, would seem to be an obvious one. 

However, this is a fact that has been conveniently forgotten by the bulk of the corporate media commentariat.

While food can be accepted as different, and preference can be clearly stated, the sam...

June 30, 2019

I was back in the UK last week and stumbled across an episode of The Simpsons on TV. 

I was a young boy when The Simpsons first burst onto our screens.

As a boy, my favourite character was of course Bart, a preference put to the test initially by the song “Do The Bartman...

June 14, 2019

It is Summer, a time to bring out your shorts and show off your legs with pride.

This is good news for me, as I would say that my calves are my best body part. 

If there was such a thing as a calf model, my calves would be the David Gandy of the modeling scene. 

Howe...

June 2, 2019

A persons attitude towards “Fast Food” will tell you a great deal about who they are. 

If you get the chance, simply inform somebody in casual conversation that you treated your family to a McDonalds the day before;. how they react to this news will be incredibly inform...

May 26, 2019

There is a guy that lives down the road from me, he is a keen runner and can be often seen jogging in and around the neighborhood.

Fair play to him, exercise is, apparently, to be applauded.

Unfortunately, he chooses to run topless, something that is frankly beyond t...

May 19, 2019

There are many aspects of ones youth that you must leave behind as you get older; taking pride in who is topping the charts, the current fashion trends of the day, lauding superheroes, the lure of socialism and wearing white trainers with light blue jeans, to name but...

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