Monthly Archives: August 2014

FAREWELL, O CAPTAIN! MY CAPTAIN! : A Tribute to Robin Williams ((July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014)

O Captain! my Captain! our fearful trip is done, The ship has weather’d every rack, the prize we sought is won, The port is near, the bells I hear, the people all exulting, While follow eyes the steady keel, the … Continue reading

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THE WORLD ACCORDING TO ROBIN WILLIAMS (July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014)

Image source:  http://favimages.net/image/458855/ The king of improvised comedy is dead; Long live the king. —– The first time, I got to know about Robin Williams was from TV.  He had shot to fame as the wacky alien, Mork in Mork … Continue reading

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THINGS ARE HAPPENING: A brief look at recent developments in gay rights in Singapore

Looking back at the past few months and the things that had happened to the gay community, it is not difficult to realize that something important is brewing. First, there was the outcry against the Health Promotion Board (HPB)’s question … Continue reading

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A TALE OF 2 COUNTRIES:  What I want my retirement years to be like

About a week ago, I responded to a Facebook post by someone who was flying off at the airport.  He lamented about how the sad it was that the toilet cleaners at the Singapore airport are elderlies who are obviously … Continue reading

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