STB Advertises On The Guardian, Leaves Readers Unimpressed

Britons unconvinced by YourSingapore Various Singapore-themed "listicles" have been popping up on British newspaper The Guardian's website. Sponsored by the Singapore Tourism Board (STB), these lists detail everything that the well-heeled tourist can expect from our island nation, from nightlife, to architecture, and the perennial favourite, food.  The articles are written by Singaporeans well-versed in...

Local Celeb Cynthia Koh’s Arms Covered In Bedbug Bites After Staycation

On 9 December, Mediacorp actress Cynthia Koh posted pictures of herself on a “paycation” at Hotel Jen Orchardgateway. First of all, what's a "paycation"? Who knows? Second of all, turns out things did not turn our well for the actress, as few days later she posted pictures of bed bug bites...

CNA’s Censors Interview To Make Stray Dog Feeder Blame Stray Dog Feeders

Channel News Asia (CNA) was caught in its selective reporting, thus misleading the public News of the rat infestation at Bukit Batok broke last week, causing an uproar among Singaporeans. Authorities have been quick to pin the blame on stray dog feeders, rather than hold Jurong Town Council responsible. To reinforce this...

Coca-Cola Brings Snow To Singapore From Santa’s Home

We all know it’s that time of the year when Santa gets busy making appearances on every brand’s advertisements to sell a little more. Only a few succeed in bottling that intangible Christmas feeling though. One brand that hit the festive cheer spot on is Coca-Cola. Their #shareawhitechristmas campaign brought...

Judge Tells NSFs It’s Okay To Disobey Superiors (Sometimes)

Judge Tells National Servicemen Not To Obey Illegal Or Unlawful Orders Cavin Tan was a full-time National Serviceman (NSF) when he was ordered to drive a jeep, despite not having the Class 3 driving license required to drive one. As you can imagine, an accident happened as a result and his close friend...

Stray Cats Of Nee Soon South May Soon Become Homeless

  Dr Lee Bee Wah has taken actions with regards to the stray cats. Pest control will be called in to cull the cats, as a result of a poll done with residents without the knowledge of Cat Welfare Society. You can help make a difference by signing the petition...

Top 10 Searched Singaporean Travel Places in 2014 And How To Get There DIRT...

Travel is all about experiencing the new. It’s the only thing you pay for that makes you richer, but you don’t have to break your bank or burn a hole in your pocket just to see the world. Yahoo! Singapore just released the top 10 places Singaporeans searched for...

A Definitive Guide To Getting Rid Of Rodent Infestations

All your base are belong to rats Recent news of a rat colony popping up near Bukit Batok MRT has gone viral. We know the public is very interested in the rat colony and especially how to get rid of them. If you're facing a rat attack in your home or workplace, here is...

This Taxi Driver’s Voice Will Surprise You

This one passenger was in for a treat Dr Thomas Manhart boarded a Comfort Delgro cab on the afternoon of 20 November, assuming it would be just a typical journey. After learning that his passenger is a voice lecturer, the 63-year-old taxi driver let slip that he used to take singing lessons with...

Patient Spits Food, Hurls Vulgarities At Elderly Nurse

Recently, a patient at a local hospital wrote a nasty letter to the nurse who was caring for her. The patient who signed off as Siew Ling, said that she had to wait “more than 5 minutes every time she (I) pressed the bell for help” and basically told...