A few years ago, I made the decision that my New Year’s Eve celebrations would be a quiet affair. Earlier in the decade (the last decade, that is), I would head out partying with friends, getting caught in crowds and traffics jams and then really struggling to get home after. Around the mid-noughties, my friend […]
UPDATE: Our boys became ASEAN champions for the first time, losing 1-2 to Indonesia but winning 4-2 on aggregate! Syabas! Dear Harimau Malaya Muda, IT DOESN’T MATTER … that we have people a-hatin’ us. the Indonesian authorities are playing mind games. what last weekend’s score was. there are moron Jedi’s in Malaysia. what people are […]
When I was growing up, I used to be a big fan of local football. Having been born in Petaling Jaya, my second sister and I were fierce supporters of Selangor. Never mind that I lived in KL, after all I was also schooling in Selangor. Mostly, it was just nice to have a team […]
It’s Dec 1 and it’s not just the first day of the last month of the year, but it is also World AIDS Day. Before I go into my post, I’d like to appeal to you to do a couple of things today: 1) Wear a red ribbon to raise awareness about the cause, and […]
Over the past year, I haven’t been able to catch many theatre shows because my schedule has been so erratic from work, traveling and all the little things I’ve been doing. So, when Jo Kukathas performed her show 1Sex 1Money 1Scandal, I didn’t manage to catch it because … I didn’t even know it was […]
If not for State of the Arts KL, the title for this post would read: What a day! It has been quite a ride this week and it all caught up with me this afternoon (evening) when I crashed for a half and hour nap and only woke up two hours later. For those people […]
Well, sorry if I confused you with the title of this blog post. But I really didn’t want to give the impression that I was in Madrid, Spain, attending the MTV European Music Awards (MTV EMA). I was, however, in Singapore at the invitation of MTV Asia for their special screening of the (slightly) delayed […]
You read the title right! Thanks to the folks at Nuffnang, I’ve got eight pairs of passes to give away for the preview screening of The Social Network. Yes, it’s THAT Facebook movie that’s been creating so much buzz and that’s topped the box office in the US for the past two weeks!
I was really looking forward to today’s run for the Nike City Run KL (#NikeKL10) because it was the first proper Nike run in Malaysia since I’ve taken up running. If you’ve been following my blog, you’ll know that I took up running after being invited to participate in the Nike Human Race 10K in […]
Forty seven years ago, on this day, Malaysia was formed. That’s right. Malaya, Sabah, Sarawak and Singapore came together to form Malaysia on Sept 16, 1963 and the rest, as we know, is history.