Love Incarnate


Don’t question your life. Only make exclamations. Mixing the two is worse.

~ Lee Hwa-shin

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10 Things You Need To Know About Nathan Hartono | The Singapore Women’s Weekly


“If I win, I will rent a fleet of Milo vans and treat everybody to Milo peng (iced Milo).”
~ Nathan Hartono

I doubt Hartono will win, no offence to his talent. I mean, given a country of over a billion Chinese, what are the odds that a 华侨, in his case, a naturalised Singaporean Chinese born in Indonesia, and an Anglo-Chinese boy at that (for those not in the know, that’s the epitome of UN-Chinese-ness on the Red Dot), could win a competition named 《中国好声音》literally (Good) Voice of China, official name change notwithstanding?

Still, I am keeping my fingers crossed for free Milo!


The case for polyandry


Well, to begin, there’d be so many pleased cake eaters. Also, since men are supposedly less emotional and more rational, there shouldn’t be as much jealousy or backstabbing as a harem of women. (Actually even if there were only two double-X chromosomers, it’d still be a makjang melo soapfest.) Plus men make more money than a woman doing the same job, so it just makes more economic sense.

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Bravo, Jealousy Incarnate!

*Slow clap*

And the public announcement service of the year goes to Jealousy Incarnate!

They’ve done a fab job of raising awareness for breast cancer in the most entertaining way possible. Don’t want to give it all away, but episode 3 is a killer. It’s part of the story arc, at least at the beginning of the series, so kudos to the writers (and likely the health promotion board) for presenting a grim topic in such an open way. Chest Thumbs up!