Sunday, March 29, 2015

Lee Kuan Yew 1923-2015 Live Blog | The Straits Times

Quite smitten by LSL's eulogy.

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Lee Kuan Yew 1923-2015 Live Blog | The Straits Times

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Mr Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's founding father, died at the age of 91. Our live coverage here.

Critical Battles: Letting go of past, but not forgetting it

The road to where we are have not been a bed of roses, unfortunately for some but necessary nonetheless.

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Critical Battles: Letting go of past, but not forgetting it

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Author and cartoonist Otto Fong did not join the thousands of Singaporeans standing in line for hours to pay their last respects to Singapore founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew.

Crowds brave heavy rain along Mr Lee Kuan Yew’s funeral procession route

Even the sky is crying.....

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Crowds brave heavy rain along Mr Lee Kuan Yew’s funeral procession route

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SINGAPORE - Heavy rain has begun to fall across several parts of Singapore where Mr Lee Kuan Yew's state funeral procession will pass through.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Australia’s Plant of Pain

It's not just the animals there that are out to kill you.

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Australia’s Plant of Pain

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In a country where all the animals are trying to kill you, the Gympie Gympie is a plant that just wants to make you wish you were dead. You don’t even have to touch it to hurt, because the hairlike structures that cover its leaves shed and make the ground around the plant dangerous. And don't even think about using it for toilet paper.Many would say that endangering the Gympie Gympie is a job well begun. This innocuous-looking greenery is one of the most feared plants in the world. Its sting is so ...

BreadTalk repents; gives out free buns at Padang for pun bun fiasco

Okay, you are forgiven.

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BreadTalk repents; gives out free buns at Padang for pun bun fiasco

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Not bad. Let's give them a break, guys.

Earth Hour event cancelled as a mark of respect to Lee Kuan Yew

Sorry earth hour, not this year.

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Earth Hour event cancelled as a mark of respect to Lee Kuan Yew

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CEO of WWF-Singapore: "Lee was from the start a champion of the environment".

Fabrications About The PAP

We all know he will be leaving us soon. Still it has been easier since Monday morning when it did happened. First time the anthem can make one cry.

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Fabrications About The PAP

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Majulah Singapura Lee Kuan Yew National Anthem Tribute http://ift.tt/1F3o3BX

By gum, the West is wrong about Singapore

Give this girl a tiger!

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By gum, the West is wrong about Singapore

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When a country in this region is lauded for its “charm”, it usually means that its people have a touch-and-go relationship with indoor plumbing. Read more at The Business Times.

Oil prices crashed, but US output keeps rising anyway. How long can that last?

So that's why the oil prices still remains low... for now.

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Oil prices crashed, but US output keeps rising anyway. How long can that last?

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You would think low prices would throttle America's oil industry. Surprisingly, that hasn't happened yet.

Undercover Professional Driver Freaks Out Rookie Driving Instructors With Her Insane Drifting Skills

Surprised the lady instructor didn't faint.

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Undercover Professional Driver Freaks Out Rookie Driving Instructors With Her Insane Drifting Skills

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MaxMan.TV has created a great new video in which professional driver Leona Chin goes undercover in innocent, nerdy apparel and freaks out rookie driving instructors with her insane drifting skills....