10 Totally Legit Reasons Why Tourist Numbers Are Drop-Drop-Dropping Like Grapes

Tourists Numbers Down, Maybe They Don't Find The Merlion Spitting Charming Anymore 2014: Singapore named Lonely Planet's No 1 destination 2015: Tourist numbers drop drop drop like grapes Singapore tourist numbers have gone down all through 2015. The latest figures show that the number of travellers visiting Singapore has dropped by 7.4%...

SQ Airbus Engines Lose Power Mid-Flight, Still Lands Safely Like A Total Boss

Not one engine failure, but twooooooooooo One engine failing on an aircraft isn't super uncommon, but what happens when both engines lose power mid-flight? You fix the problems, while still flying, and land safely an hour and a half later in Shanghai like nothing happened. Source That was exactly what the pilots did on a...

Super Violent, Gory Poem Used In Exam For Secondary 1 Kids Invites Uproar

Is the poem too much for a 13-year-old to handle? Dunearn Secondary School has come under the media spotlight after an alarmed parent spoke up about a 'violent' poem that was used in a Secondary 1 literature exam. (A typical Sec 1 student will be only 13 years old.) According to...

7 Undeniable Reasons Why MyRepublic Is The SDP Of Telcos

MyRepublic bears quite a few similarities to a certain political party... In an interview with e27, CEO of prospective 4th telco MyRepublic, Malcolm Rodrigues, did not mince his words when talking about the existing telcos in Singapore, claiming that that they became too arrogant and comfortable. That got us to thinking, "Hmm,...

Zentai Is A Super Weird Thing Where People Wear Full Body Spandex And It’s...

The body suits aren't the only things you'll be checking out.... *wink* What an average Singaporean will tweet about Zentai: WTF ROFLMAO I thought Australia's Snuff Puppets were weird enough ?! ! ?! ! What an average Singaporean really thinks about Zentai: Y dey not naked Source So, what exactly is Zentai? I can't think...

Kurt Schneider’s Latest Collab With Ben Kheng Is The Reason Why We Love YouTube

Ben and Kurt's take on Fight Song by Rachel Platten is also really, really fangirl worthy YouTube's music section is a proliferating network of hits and misses. With an infinite number of Bieber wannabes emerging onto YouTube every day, it's almost impossible to stand out. But once in a while, a gem outshines...

MDA: Taiwan And HK Are Wrong. Jolin Tsai’s Gay-Friendly MV Is Not Banned In...

 MDA have seemingly confirmed that the song and video are indeed banned on cable TV, free-to-air channels and radio here. The Straits Times ran an article clarifying the ban, one day after running another article saying that song and video are "not banned is Singapore". So which is it? Erm. Maybe we should all...

LTA’s In A Good Mood And Lowered ERP Fares For June School Holidays

ERP fares lowered, and somehow no one's made it political...yet Here's some good news to chase the Monday blues away -- if you have a car, that is. ERP rates for certain roads and expressways will be lowered by $1 or 50 cents, because the June school holidays are coming soon....

Controversial Law To Protect LKY’s Name Doesn’t Go Down Well With The Public

Good intentions, but is this law a step too far in the wrong direction? According to the Minister for Culture, Community, and Youth Lawrence Wong, the government has plans to introduce laws that will "protect the name and image" of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, who unfortunately passed away on 23...

Roaring LionsXII Homecoming After FA Cup Victory Proves Local Football Support Isn’t Dead

LionsXII return to a cheering Changi Airport Saturday (23 May) was the first time Singapore won the Malaysia FA Cup in the competition 26-year history. Singapore's contribution to Malaysian football clinched the historic victory 3-1 over favourites Kelantan. And when they brought the FA Cup home across the Causeway, over 2,000 jubilant...