10 Tan Jianhao Facts That Makes Him The Singaporean YouTube Sensation

Who says you need a degree to succeed? It’s no secret – making YouTube videos is big money. A few years back, no one would have believed that posting some videos online could be a viable career -- at least not the typical Asian parents. Despite Jianhao’s parents having the traditional mindset that...

Adam Lambert Has Made Singaporeans Realise One Very Important Thing

Uniting, not dividing So if you haven't heard, there’s been a big ruckus from some Singaporeans about Adam Lambert picking up his instrument at MediaCorp’s upcoming New Year countdown party, Countdown 2016. Why? Because he's gay, thats why. Also because he is known for his provocative performances. Source We're sure you must have heard about the petition to remove...

11 Revealing Observations From An Eyewitness Aboard The Sunken Batam-Singapore Ferry

The ferry sinking was basically one cock-up after another A traveller aboard the ferry from Singapore to Batam has posted a very lengthy post, describing her experience aboard the sunken ship. The vessel was said to have hit a floating object on Sunday (29 Nov) night, but all 97 on board sustained...

The Holycrap.sg Debacle Is Exactly Why Singaporeans Aren’t Risk-Takers

These artistes are an example why Singaporeans are risk-averse You've probably heard of how home-grown family art collective Holycrap.sg had to take down their showcase at National Gallery Singapore's cafe and retail space Gallery & Co. https://www.facebook.com/282191788485602/photos/a.282199851818129.64516.282191788485602/979569858747788/?type=3&theater Now this incident has set tongues wagging with Singaporeans expressing disappointment and raising the question of...

What In The World Happened To Kina Grannis And Gentle Bones?

Gentle Bones sold out Esplanade, but had to cancel anyway On 5 Oct, fans of Singaporean indie singer Gentle Bones got some great news. The musician signed with Universal Music would be holding a debut concert at Esplanade Concert Hall. https://www.facebook.com/gentlebonesmusic/photos/a.745850115442967.1073741825.171776912850293/1178762725485035/?type=3&pnref=story Fans were excited. So excited, the concert was sold out --...

Meet The Man Who Stopped The Uber Driver-LTA Officer Fight

He's the hero we need, but not the hero we deserve So, most of us know about that scuffle between that Uber driver and LTA officer in that video which went viral. However, speculation of who actually started the fight are still rife. But never mind that, because we met up with...

These Singaporeans On Facebook Are Unexpectedly Quick To Play Down The Importance Of PSLE

These two Facebook notes enlightens us about PSLE results This year's PSLE results have just been released, and unlike some parents, there are people out there who are quick to play down the most important exams of any 12-year-old Singaporean's life. That's right, these rebels of society do actually feel that PSLE...

FRESH: Things to Do And Eat In Singapore — 27 Nov 2015

'Tis the season to be jolly Start making a list and check it twice. With the festive season coming up, brands are rolling out new events and promotions for you to indulge in the festive joy. Here are 4 new things for you to eat, see, and do: KFC Red Hot Box What better...

This Student Proves That She’s Tougher This Year’s PSLE Math Paper

12-year-old doesn't let illness stop her from succeeding in PSLE Most kids would have sweet memories of their their school days, but Celeste Chang hardly remembers anything -- for she had to be withdrawn before completing Primary One, after being diagnosed with a brain tumour. In 2010, 6-year-old Celeste was found to have medulloblastoma--a kind...

10 Jamie Chua Facts That Will Make You Green With Envy

Mirror, mirror on the wall. Who's the richest of them all? You guys are probably here because of the video on Jamie Chua's massive HDB flat-sized wardrobe, that contains her $400,000 Himalayan Birkin bag. You know, this one -- https://www.facebook.com/bonkersclosets/videos/1800863239958855/ Well, she's not just known for owning hundreds of bags and shoes....