Big Bang concert at Stadium Merdeka 1 Oct 2016

I went to the South Korean pop group, Big Bang’s concert, I liked listening to their song, so I thought I want to go and see their concert. There were people selling some merchandise along the way to the entrance. I am not sure if this is real merchandise! There were lots of people queuing … Continue reading Big Bang concert at Stadium Merdeka 1 Oct 2016

The things I am happy about this week

I talked more and deeply with parents. My mom used to felt ignored when she talks to me but I now respond to her. Also, I found both of my parents interesting. I shared what music I like (Big Bang, Jay Chou), and my dad shared the old music that he liked. My dad brought … Continue reading The things I am happy about this week

Debate resources

IntelligenceSquared Debates – YouTube iqsquared – YouTube Intelligence Squared Oxford Union – YouTube ConvinceMe – Debate Online Debate Online – Social Networking Site for Debating – Debate.org Debate website — Theworlddebating – Just debate Debatewise – Where great minds differ Where great minds differ ForandAgainst.com – The Best Place to State Your Case Home – … Continue reading Debate resources

Does your environment limit your potential?

I have this worry for some time, that my potential will be diminished due to outside forces such as families, political situation, economic situation, loss of passion. In my mind, all outside forces have to be perfect for my potential to grow. But this is wrong. In The Talent Code: Unlocking the Secret of Skill … Continue reading Does your environment limit your potential?

Places I have been

CNY 2016 Singapore Trip 3 days 2 nights (6/2/2016 – 8/2/2016) https://m.wrs.com.sg/Default.aspx – Wildlife Reserve Singapore http://www.thesingaporetouristpass.com.sg/about-the-passes/ – Singapore Tourist Pass http://www.transitlink.com.sg/eservice/eguide/rail_idx.php – Singapore Transit http://info.singtel.com/personal/phones-plans/mobile/prepaid/hitouristsimcards – Internet Use hand luggage only, without check in bag at airport Participants Mum, Dad, Uncle, Second Aunt, Brother, and I Singapore CNY Trip 2016 Hong Kong 4 days 3 nights (28/8/2015 – … Continue reading Places I have been

Book review: The Palestine-Israel Conflict: A Basic Introduction by Gregory Harms, Todd M. Ferry

This is the first book I read on the Palestine-Israel issue. At least I get the gist of the issue now amid the emotions, hatred, violence, and news media. Its a complicated and interesting issue indeed. Contrary to some views, the issue does not go back very far, only 100 years, not thousands of years, … Continue reading Book review: The Palestine-Israel Conflict: A Basic Introduction by Gregory Harms, Todd M. Ferry

Good things to do to yourself

Shaun, treat yourself better. In case you forgot to treat yourself, remind yourself of ways: Listen to soothing music Take a warm bath. Get a massage. Buy yourself a rose. Go to a pet store and play with the animals. Walk on a scenic path in a park. Visit a zoo. Stop and smell some … Continue reading Good things to do to yourself

Things I am grateful for

Hear jokes and sketches from top comedian in the world: Conan O Brien Watch live stream from White House (I like to catch up with world events), BBC, CNN, etc Watch top movies in the world at the time it was released: Captain America, Marvel, DC movies, Ironman (quarter billion dollar movie at the price … Continue reading Things I am grateful for

What do you think about mental illness?

There are news lately about a 20 years old Cuban guy who went into a lion den in the zoo to be mauled by the lion (suicide). The zoo authorities had to shoot two lions dead to save him. Of course, condemnations poured in about the guy’s selfish act. Mental illness will suffer a blow. … Continue reading What do you think about mental illness?