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World’s only Michelin-starred Ramen shop coming to Singapore, but..

Some netizens were unimpressed.

So, it was announced that the world’s only Michelin-starred ramen shop will be opening its first overseas outlet in sunny Singapore. 151 more words


Counting Blessings, Middle Ground and Outward Appearances

September 19,2016 – Counting Blessings

Psalm 77: 11-12 I will remember the works of the Lord; surely I will remember thy wonders of old. I will meditate also of all thy work, and talk of they doings. 1,106 more words


Week 4 Wrap-Up

Driving in the rain today. Not the beautiful day for a drive that I was hoping for, but enjoying being off-island for 24 hours. We’re on our way to our annual associational church family camp and looking forward to reconnecting with our extended church family here on the east coast. 1,178 more words

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Tobacco Tax Ballot Measure Would Fund Health Care For California’s Poor — But How?

At first blush, the tobacco tax measure on California’s November ballot looks pretty straightforward.

Proposition 56 would raise the price of a pack of cigarettes by $2 and tax e-cigarettes for the first time. 972 more words

Public Health

Singapore tops health and living standards, together with Iceland and Sweden.

Whether it is Denmark’s happiness, Sweden’s gender equality, Finland’s schools and teachers or Iceland’s standard of living, we have an insatiable appetite for positive Nordic news stories. 195 more words


Remember The ‘Public Option'? Insurance Commissioner Wants To Try It In California

With major insurers retreating from the federal health law’s marketplaces, California’s insurance commissioner said he supports a public option at the state level that could bolster competition and potentially serve as a test for the controversial idea nationwide. 908 more words


The Height of Anti-intellectualism

COMMENTARY: We lament the extent of fanaticism and anti-intellectualism in the Philippines, where members and supporters of certain political groups insist that they know better than the collective knowledge of the rest of the world. 59 more words