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Should MPs be holding onto their Day Jobs?

As I ponder politics in Singapore, one of the questions I inevitably ask myself is “Why are our elected MPs not serving the people in a full time capacity? I know that this was the subject of a news article … Continue reading

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Socio Economic Demographics and Political Discourse (Part 2)

It is this dramatic improvement in the social, economic makeup of the citizenry, with the backdrop of significant technological advances that will prove to be the largest challenges the PAP government will ever face in this next 10 years. Actually, … Continue reading

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Copper Smith Barbet

I took this picture of a Coppersmith Barbet at the Singapore Botanic Gardens in 2004. I remember it was in the Bukit Timah Core of the gardens, and there was this tree which they had just pruned. Very botak, but … Continue reading

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Feeling Really Down

I am really down and out today. Thought Dr Vida was joking when she insisted that I took 2 days MC. I woke up this moning to a bad headache, and a really really badly infected throat. I feel sooooo … Continue reading

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Protected: Down with Flu…Saw Dr Vida Today

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Ngiam Tong Dow

I’m now reading “A Mandarin and the Making of Public Policy“, Reflections by Ngiam Tong Dow, and I can’t put it down. Its extremely refreshing so far, getting a peek into how the Administrative service works, the role they play … Continue reading

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Back to Nature – Stork Billed Kingfisher

The family has been quarantined for close to a month already, so I thought that it might be good for everyone to just stretch their legs a little by going out. I don’t believe anyone of them are infectious already, … Continue reading

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