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Curtain Call

December 30, 2008

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Blegh. It’s that time again. Year-end. The air is dense with reflection. No, the heavens have not been engulfed by a swarm of mirrors; the atmosphere of late is just heavy with intense thoughts of deliberating folks.Folks who take time off to look back on what they’ve achieved this past year (blah, blah), and to […]

Happy New Year?

December 28, 2008

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Disgusting. Heartless. Mindless and Brutish. Oh..i’m being nice here. If i didn’t make it a point to censor this blog I could come up with a few more terms befitting these barbaric animals. 250 people were killed yesterday. Within the space of a few minutes, 250 Palestinians were gunned down like they were worth nothing. […]

Toon Tutors

December 27, 2008

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It’s true when they say that most of life’s lessons are taught outside the classroom. Most of mine I’ve learned from my fav. cartoon characters. – Wile E. Coyote taught me the importance of perseverence. One day he will get that damn bird! – Daffy Duck taught me that people will still love you even […]

The True Hero

December 19, 2008

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28 year-old Iraqi journalist, Munthadar Al Zaidi made it to the wall of fame last week when he pulled out his shoe and hurled it at President Bush. Naturally he was restrained, and jailed immediately after.The man turned into a hero overnight. He made the headlines in every newspaper, worldwide protests were staged for his […]

The Mollycoddled Offspring

December 7, 2008

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So my brother’s back for hols after a 5-month stint in Malaysia. Now let me tell you, if you want to have the folks at your feet…leave home for a considerable duration of time. We’re all glad to have him back of course. Naturally his favourite meals are prepared (‘Poor boy, he must miss home-cooked […]