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Captain Obvious

 

I have a friend who shall remain nameless, let’s call him Captain Obvious, or CO for short. CO is a very decent guy, goodhearted, friendly, has had some fabulous adventures that have sprouted some terrific tales. 338 more words

General Musings

Empathy is missing

The poor living conditions of foreign workers encourages us, Singaporeans, to think that these foreign workers are dirty, poor and potentially criminals, rather than thinking of them as individuals. As human beings.

To the mother at the playground, I wish to say...

I have slightly long hair for a guy; it runs down the temporal of my face and it’s coloured. I look hooligan-ish, and it’s so 90s. 1,103 more words

The Condescending Realtor and My Nonexistent Feelings

Yesterday, I received the following text from my realtor

“Can you call me right now? I need to discuss your house.”

I’m selling my house to move in with Jonathan, so I stepped out of the office and called her back thinking that she had important information. 535 more words

Life

With all due respect

“Although I think highly of you, as in With all due respect, you haven’t really answered my question , or With all due respect, that account doesn’t fit the facts… 114 more words

Work

Pro-Tip: First name

There’s a fine line when using a person’s first name. In some cases, it makes the recipient uncomfortable and may make you come across as condescending. 303 more words

Etiquette

People will always try to bring you down

Over the course of my life I have realized a very important lesson. No matter what, people will always try and bring you down. People who you thought were your friends or companions will try to bring you down. 429 more words