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July 24, 2014: Finding a Bit of the Profound in the Most Unusual of Places

As an ESL teacher, I come across lots of creative English.  While my students produce their fair share of it, I am not writing to ridicule them.  398 more words

Aspirations, Reflections, Perfection

Spam Appreciation Day

Those of you who are WordPress bloggers will be aware that the platform offers this cool option of having spam autoblocked. So not only do you not get bothered by spam in your email, it doesn’t even make it to your spam folder in dashboard. 468 more words


The Greatest Find of Them All

We’ve had some fun here before with cheap toys I’ve found at bargain/dollar stores. Fakie ponies with stolen My Little Pony box art, Barbie rip-offs that look like drunken floozies, questionable propositions from Engrish packaging. 67 more words


Gallery of Unexpected Computing Moments – Volume II

The second installment of “When Computers Fail”. See part 1 here!

"Embrace the Absurdity" Signapore Part 2

5. While Singapore as a country reveals a lot of its personality in public signboards, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, my former place of employment, fashions its banners and signs even more expressively. 764 more words