The Phantom Menace came out at the cinemas in 1999. I greeted it with such enthusiastic fanaticism – I went to the movies thrice – that I ignored its flaws for years until my cinematic taste became more sophisticated than that of a geeky teenager. Perhaps I am still suffering from the same affliction 16 […]
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I love plays. I am struggling to explain why but I think it is because in a stage play, nobody gets a chance for a cut. After all the practice sessions, there are still rooms for mistakes. So, I appreciate the courage needed for stage plays. There is also a direct connection between live play and the […]
For better or worse, quantity is important in a democratic contest. It is about gaining the majority. It is about popularity. With that as the context, we have to remember we live in a young society. The Department of Statistics estimates that the median Malaysia age in 2010 was slightly above 26 years. In simpler […]
If there was a theme song for every age, I think I would like this as the theme song of our Recession.
Four more days!
I am not saying anything bad about the French. I love the French. Close friends know how much I mean that. I am only quoting this just because the last sentence is witty. Hermès, however, says that selling a sari in India is not taking coals to Newcastle. Rather, it wants to “connect with Indian […]
I am having a pang of longing for Michigan for reasons I do not know. This song is named The Hymn, sang by the Men’s Glee Club at the University.
It does describe the Malaysian situation.