Minister Tan Chuan-Jin Finds Tissue Seller Who Works For Fun

Elderly lady sells tissues to keep herself occupied Have you ever heard of a tissue seller who sells tissues for fun? Apparently, Minister Tan Chuan-Jin met one. Minister for Manpower Tan Chuan-Jin is highly active on social media and often shares stories about the everyday people he meets. Some of them require...

A Layman’s Perspectives On Budget 2015

Thoughts about the 2015 Budget from a man on the street This year's Budget took on an interesting approach atypical of a potential General Election year, as previous GE year Budgets have had huge payouts. On the surface, there was a lot to cheer for, with help mainly going to the lower-income...

90 Things That All 90’s Kids Miss

The best times of your life as a 90's kid might be gone forever The 90's was an era where things were much simpler but with no lack of entertainment. Technology may not have been as advanced as today, but we were still happy and blessed nonetheless. There was no...

Chee Soon Juan Strikes Again With Another Opinion Piece

The Huffington Post really loves Chee Soon Juan Believe it or not, Chee Soon Juan has written yet another opinion piece to the Huffington Post. Source Of course, Chee doesn't miss the chance to pinpoint the shortcomings of the ruling PAP government. We condense the juiciest bits here in this post: 1. On...

12 Classic Internet Reactions To The 2015 Budget

What do Singaporeans and FTs really think about the Budget? Budget 2015 was delivered by Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam yesterday (23 February). There were a whole host of initiatives presented; some of which were yay, some were nay, and others were meh. However, comments from netizens never fail to make us...

20 Times LKY Was The Badass You Wished You Could Be

Young Lee Kuan Yew was probably the most badass person you'd ever meet Remember the times when Lee Kuan Yew was young and dangerous? Ok you probably don't. But, back in his prime, former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew was one of Singapore's most interesting people. He was Singapore's first Prime...

8 Books That Should Have Been Literature Texts Too

Singapore's literature curriculum reimagined Young fans of The Hunger Games, delight in this new piece of news: Singapore Chinese Girls' School (SCGS) has made the book a literature text for their Secondary 2 students. Source Yup, the popular best-selling book will be making its debut alongside literature veteran The Merchant of Venice....

17 Reactions To The 2015 Budget

Yay or Nay? Here are the reactions to this year's #SGBudget2015 ...in gifs, because there are too many words and numbers. Maybe you fell asleep while listening to Minister of Finance Tharman Shanmugaratnam's 3-hour speech. Well, all you want to know is whether the proposed changes are good for you, right? These...

Filmmaker Martyn See Accuses MP Dr Lam Pin Min Of Sedition

Martyn See planning to file complaint against MP for sedition Film-maker Martyn See has written an open letter on his Facebook page addressed to Member of Parliament (MP) Dr Lam Pin Min, accusing him of allegedly committing offenses under the Sedition Act and for Contempt of Court. The post in question was...

Khaw Boon Wan Almost Predicted Last Week’s 4D Results

Khaw Boon Wan: Minister by day, psychic by night We now know what Minister of National Development Khaw Boon Wan would be if he wasn't a minister. He'd make a pretty good psychic, and maybe even take over that zodiac predictions guy who turns up on Channel 8 every Lunar New Year. This...