Monthly Archives: April 2012

The RANT #10: Can You Make The Stress of Flying Worse? ‘OH YES WE CAN!’


  You’ve stood in the queue to get your boarding pass, the queue to get you checked into the boarding gangway, the queue to get into the metal and composite tube of an aircraft and the queue to get to … Continue reading

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Food For Thought#8: The Gini (Coefficient) Of The Lamp – Or, Are We A Country of Inequality?


There was an article in the Straits Times of April 10, which reported Professor Lim Yong Cha’s proposal that Singapore needed some shock treatment to wake up it’s economy.  His view was that the income gap in Singapore was approaching … Continue reading

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The RANT #9: Lyme Disease & Oz – Hard Fact Please, Not Histrionics!


The music, suitably ominous, increased slowly into audibility as Chris Bath (Channel 7’s ‘Sunday Night’) introduced the story that they have been flogging on the ‘Today Tonight’ program.  Basically reiterating that they’ve been on this Lyme Disease issue for several weeks … Continue reading

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