Ambulance Moves Towards Hong Kong Protesters. You Won’t Believe What Happens Next.

// Post by Blue Li. We're aware that Hong Kong-ers are protesting for their independence with a movement called Occupy Central. Amidst all the reports of "mobs" and "chaos", the protestors observed a moment of silence when an ambulance had to drive past. Protestors parted like the red sea and made a...

#ReturnMyCPF Protest Clashes With YMCA Volunteers At Hong Lim Park. A One Minute Summary.

CPF Protesters 'Heckled' YMCA Volunteers Two events clashed at Hong Lim Park on Saturday taking things for an ugly turn. Bloggers Han Hui Hui and Roy Ngerng organised the #ReturnOurCPF protest to rally against Central Provident Fund (CPF) issues and planned to march around the park vicinity. Happening at the same...

Glitch In The Matrix detected! Two Strangers Dress Identically On MRT

People have been commenting on how Singaporean men don't have fashion sense, but look at these two stylo mylos decked out in the same outfit! Check out the deliberately coiffed hair, the rolled up jeans, and the edgy Doc Martens. (Well, they look like Doc Martens anyway.) The uniform says all—we're...

Unlucky Plaza—Singapore’s New Film That Hasn’t Been Banned… Yet

About Unlucky Plaza The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) screened Ken Kwek’s latest and first feature film, Unlucky Plaza, this month, putting our city-state in the international spotlight. Indeed, this film will make you sit up—it alludes to the many issues that have plagued our island in recent years. In case...

This Video Of Asian Parents Reacting To ‘I Love You’ Will Make You Tear...

There is the stereotype that Asians do not say "I love you" to their children and vice versa, and that generally, we aren't very expressive people. This viral video shows otherwise. Filmed and edited by Asian American Steven Lim (who is of no relation to our infamous street eyebrow plucker),...
Singapore Road Signs

Ten Singapore Road Signs That Will Confuse The Living Daylights Out Of You

It's pretty expensive to own a car in Singapore, so many of us have chosen not to drive. But some of these road signs would even baffle the greatest minds in the universe. So what do these Singaporean road signs even mean? Let's find out. What These Ten Road Signs Mean: 1. What...

“We’re Not Like Them”—Singapore’s Muslims Stand Against ISIS With #NotInMyName

Young Muslims Are Using Twitter And Other Sites To Speak Out Muslim youths in Singapore and all over the world are launching their own battle against the terrorist group—Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The extremist group ISIS uses social media to spread propaganda and release distressing videos of journalists...

Ten Times Joseph Schooling Proved He Was The Perfect Singaporean Athlete

On 24th September 2014, Joseph Schooling clinched a gold medal for the 100-metres butterfly at this year’s Asian games at Incheon, with a record of 51.69 seconds. In case you missed it, here’s a video of his win: And now, we present ten fun facts about the 19-year-old gold medalist. Ten...

Electrolux Calls Singapore’s Home Bakers To Take Part In 72-Hour Charity Bake-A-Thon

Electrolux Calls Singapore’s Home Bakers To Take Part In 72-Hour Charity Bake-A-Thon Electrolux is giving the nation’s budding bakers and competent cooks the chance don their aprons and get whisking, mixing and decorating for a good cause at Singapore’s first charity bake-a-thon from Thursday, 9 October to Sunday, 12 October...

LRT And MRT Service Disruptions Cause Longer Lines Than iPhone 6 Launch

About LRT's Train Service Disruption In Sengkang Commuters on board the Sengkang West Loop LRT were left stranded mid-track this morning because of a service disruption. There was no LRT train service both ways between Sengkang and Renjong for about half an hour, which spelled trouble for all commuters. In a...