Tag Archives: Insensitive

THOMAS CHUA ACCUSED AGAIN FOR THREATENING TO KILL HIS EX-GF’S LOVER

Thomas Chua Poh Heng, who made insensitive comments about a traffic police and was later arrested for shoplifting, may have even threatened to kill his ex-girlfriend's separated husband. Around 2 and a half years ago, he was living with his then-girlfriend who was already separated from her husband. He got into arguments with him and repeatedly threatened him with emails that accused him of taking drugs or saying that he will hire someone to kill him. Chua had threatened the man for nearly a year. On top of that, Chua had multiple counts of reckless driving and speeding.

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ORCHARD GATEWAY MARKETING GIMMICK POKES FUN AT TEEN’S DEATH?

I was browsing the Orchard Gateway website on 26 Feb (Sun), and chanced upon this fashion advert ("Against The Norm") of a young man in a flowery shirt upside-down, with his head against the floor. This is featured on the front page, apparently to promote Orchard Gateway's men's fashion offerings at "Men's Zone @L4". http://www.orchardgateway.sg/menszone/index.php

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SEA GAMES HOST SHARON AU MADE AN HONEST MISTAKE

Au has apologised, gracefully and sincerely, without attempting to justify what she did (which is more than I can say of those who might claim that they're being 'victimised' by political correctness and that 'people can't take a joke anymore'--or worse, say that 'I have many Indian friends so I can't be racist').

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HOST SHARON AU MAKES RACIST REMARKS ABOUT INDIAN GIRL DURING SEA GAMES OPENING

In an audience interaction segment before the start of the SEA Games opening ceremony at the National Stadium, emcee Sharon Au approached an Indian girl seated in the stands. The girl did not properly perform the act -- saying aloud a line welcoming foreign contingents (others before her didn't get it right too). Au, speaking into a mike and with the cameras trained on her, shockingly put on a strong Indian accent, and while shaking her head from right to left asked the girl: "What (Vat) happened? What happened?".

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