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Awkward Fail Singaporean Videos

September 22, 2011 by


Over the years various Singaporean groups (often the government themselves) have tried to reach out to the masses by way of pop culture, in an effort to connect and look cool. These efforts are often very hit and miss. Here are some of the most awkward misses we’ve seen. The SARS outbreak in Asia was […]

If it had been a ukulele contest…

August 29, 2011 by


Written by Kirsten Han About a day after losing Singapore’s Presidential Elections, Dr Tan Cheng Bock plays the song I’ll Understand on his ukulele. He dedicated it to his voters and supporters. Dr Tan had narrowly lost the elections by approximately 7000 votes to Dr Tony Tan, generally seen as the PAP-endorsed candidate. The other candidates […]

The short-lived celebration of male objectification

August 21, 2011 by


Written by Cindi Loo It started with a tweet, from our lovely Kirsten Han of course. I clicked on that URL, and Lo and behold, it was like opening the caves that the Forty Thieves tried so hard to conceal, and I was Ali Baba. The gold, of course, were these delicious men of caramel […]