2020: The Year of a Pandemic And Terrible Weather

Instead of the traditionally pleasant but warm weather of may, we're given either buckets of rain, hot enough to dry grass and cloudiness at a degree in which you wonder why it's not raining buckets. At the very least the cloudiness gives us some relief with it's relatively fast speeds cooling us off like a free air conditioner. But more often than not, it's either being drenched or roasted alive.

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Covid19: Staff of Bedok Reservoir Pre-School Asked to Go to Khatib MRT Pick-Up Point for Swab Test

A pre-school in Bedok Reservoir has registered its staff for a slot at Khatib MRT to be picked up for swab test. This is strange as there is a pick-up point at Tampines West which is much nearer to where most of the staff are staying. It takes 1.5 hours to travel from Bedok to Khatib by MRT. During this covid-19 situation, doesn't it make sense to shorten travel distance to minimise risk of exposure to viruses?

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The Little Things Matter To GrabFood Delivery Rider

The Little Things Matter To GrabFood Delivery Rider

As a part-time GrabFood Delivery rider, all day I’m riding under the scorching sun and awaiting pings, even after receiving pings, I wait for a long time to collect orders from restaurants followed by delivery to Customers. On one occasion, a customer or should I say: an Angel whom I delivered food to, brought a smile on my face upon me delivering her order, she gave me a mini Snickers bar with a colorful note stating “ Thank You”.

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Covid19: Husband Films Wife Flashing in Public Places; Couple Selling Membership

A husband and wife team has taken advantage of emptier streets during the circuit breaker to film flashing videos to solicit membership for their Gangbang group. In one video circulating on WhatsApp, the woman was seen at the Entrance of Great World City pulling down her spaghetti strap top to reveal her breast. Their Twitter account @jcmn2402 attracted over 37,000 followers before it got suspended.

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GST Being Charged On Water Conservation Tax

GST Being Charged On Water Conservation Tax

A reader was surprised upon reviewing his SP group utility bills. For the Water Services charges, the bill includes a Waterborne Fee and also a Water Conservation Tax. However to the reader's surprise, the final utility bill is inclusive of GST. So apparently the calculation shows that GST is being charged on the Water Conservation Tax.

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Covid19: Survey Shows Singaporeans Not Impressed With 4G Leadership Handling of Covid19

An international study conducted by Toluna and Blackbox Research found that many Singaporeans confidence in our political leaders are wavering and they are not impressed by the way they have handled the Covid19 pandemic. Only 41% of Singaporeans rated their leaders highly, which means that 59% of those polled rated them less than favourably. The survey also found that about 34% of the respondents were surprised at how poorly prepared Singapore was. This means that 66% of those polled were not surprised by the incompetence of the government.

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PAP Government Wields POFMA on Thum Ping Tjin's Criticisms of POFMA

In the latest of the PAP government's spree on clamping down dissent, it has issued Dr Thum Ping Tjin and website New Naratif a POFMA correction order over an 8 May video about POFMA. The video, entitled “The Show with PJ Thum - Ep 8 - How bad laws are created and abused in Singapore (A POFMA case study)”, raised issues about the government's use of POFMA as a tool to silence criticisms against the government. Shooting itself in the face, the PAP government proceeded to invoke POFMA on Dr Thum's video.

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Starbucks Branch At Liat Towers Gave Pleasant Surprise

Starbucks Branch At Liat Towers Gave Pleasant Surprise

Because yesterday i feel moody so i put some note at the GrabFood app. Then i'm surprised the Starbucks gave me a free drink. i checked the receipt again maybe i order wrong, but it is not. Maybe because of the note i wrote, so Starbucks gave me a free drink to cheer me up. They also wrote sweet messages for me and really made my day.

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