The Big PSLE Freakout

This is beginning to be as sensitive as talking about religion. And it’s getting worse and worse every year. Then there are all these positive initiatives getting people to share stories and PSLE T-scores in the name of telling Nintendo DS-denying parents grades don’t matter (she’s since learned an important lesson: be careful what you say in front of a journalist). First: I love … Continue reading The Big PSLE Freakout

Kidzania: Understanding the Mania

The week before, I took a day off to bring everyone to Kidzania Singapore to see if we could get tickets, but we arrived at Beach Station at 2pm, and seasoned parents of Kidzanians will point at us and mock us in utter noobery of not knowing that we can’t just get walk-in tickets into … Continue reading Kidzania: Understanding the Mania

The 5 Times I’ve Trolled Telemarketers and Put It Up on Facebook

Post by Winston Tay. I have a habit of trolling telemarketers. Some of my friends know this, and I haven’t received any calls for a long while now. I suspect it has to do with my history of talking back to the poor guys. Post by Winston Tay. Post by Winston Tay. Post by Winston … Continue reading The 5 Times I’ve Trolled Telemarketers and Put It Up on Facebook

Three Books, The Book and Barbra Streisand

I was told yesterday morning about a press conference that the NLB was holding to address the book removal issue that became a thing the day before. .@NLB is currently holding a press conference to explain how it chooses books for children. — TODAY (@TODAYonline) July 10, 2014 Up until Today Online started covering the … Continue reading Three Books, The Book and Barbra Streisand