Monthly Archives: March 2011

Mailbag (29 March 2011)

So nice to receive some interesting queries that leads people to ‘Leidartikel’!   (i) Let’s see, I’ve seen this query crop up before some weeks past and I think it’s the most delectable for today which I can answer (actually … Continue reading

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Weekend anecdotes

1. Hungry dogs = angry dogs Just last Saturday, I was heading home after gym to the LRT station at Taman Paramount. Two white dogs of indeterminate gender were hanging their thin necks over a pile of rice which was … Continue reading

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Mad Jens returns to the Arsenal : )

I believe in Sky Sports; so it is confirmed that the Arsenal has really turned to its former goalkeeper to save the club from its custodian crisis. Jens has been in retirement since 30 June 2010 (which is not really … Continue reading

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Yie Ar Kung Fu – NES

Once in a while, we need to indulge in the simpler pleasures of life. For me, the Nintendo Entertainment System is the epitome of simplicity. While its games are facile in execution and concept – shallow (and sometimes nonsensical) plots … Continue reading

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Allegorical Blue-haired Stepchild

I regularly make my online purchases of video games from and part of the attraction to continue doing so stems from the fact that they offer a US$5 discount on any purchases above US$50. It’s not really such a … Continue reading

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Mickey Mouse Cup (or not)

Despite tweets from Fabregas, van Persie and Wilshere apologizing to Arsenal fans after the Carling Cup defeat to Birmingham last Sunday, I feel that these are not the players to be blamed – the manager is. From the debacle of … Continue reading

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