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mrbrown
Singapore
Father of 3, Blogfather of Singapore, satirist, writer, traveler, podcaster & boss of new media company. Loves gadgets, film cameras & bicycle commuting.
Interests: anime, xbox, japanese robot toys, iphone, gba and pc gaming, writing about my country, playing with my daughters, faith and joy, and my son isaac, cycling, lord of the rings movies, mobile phones, apple macintoshes, ps3.
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This Sydney Thai restaurant very the direct hor? [via] Continue reading
Posted yesterday at mrbrown.com
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By now, you would have heard the shocking news that Hello Kitty is not a cat. This shocker came from Sanrio themselves: "Hello Kitty is not a cat. She's a cartoon character. She is a little girl. She is a... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at mrbrown.com
I was part of the Original Campus (first year) then kena Woodlands then Bukit Batok in my A level year. Yes. Haha!
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高中的时候,我的华文还是很差。最近才有进步。老了才愿意把华文搞好!哈哈!
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Someone told me I was on this list. Nice list, ST! It is an honour to be in such esteemed company. 10 prominent Singaporeans who graduated from Hwa Chong Junior College: http://mrbrwn.co/1tvKpYb Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at mrbrown.com
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Seen near Tai Seng MRT Station… "Stop! No banana for you!" "Don't eat unripe bananas, citizen!" "Low banana doesn't mean no banana!" "High five!" My kids high-five this "policeman" every time we see the standee. I should take a photo... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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Facebook: "mrbrown's post "blah blah blah" is performing better than 80% of other posts on that page. Promote it to get even better results." Sounds like a mafia gangster telling you, "Nice post you have there. It would be a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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This bozo thinks his kids getting wet is more important than an ambulance saving someone's life. Your children kena a bit of rain will melt ah? Never heard of umbrella ah? Other people got heart attack is less important than... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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How time flies, another year, another #n... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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New Thomson-East Coast SMRT line to be ready by 2023, 2024. Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2014 at mrbrown.com
YouTube link: http://mrbrwn.co/1vQdot4 Kim Huat and Marc sing us a brudder song. Download the mp3 here: http://mrbrwn.co/1Bjebml Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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Seen in a YouTube comment: “I’m sure the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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When you first get your home, every renovation detail must be right. By the time you've lived in it for ten years, with three kids: masking tape. Oh, the fancy glass from the wardrobe door fell off? Cover with pieces... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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This was written by a nurse friend of mine, let's call her "Nurse A". I thought it was very enlightening to read, a look at the societal perspective on the value of health: As more articles surface regarding nursing, lack... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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Its true. Haha! Happy wife, peaceful home!
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We had just finished lunch at the coffee shop and were driving home. I took out some change from my shirt pocket and said to the wife, "Can put the $2 notes back into my wallet? I'm driving. Hey wait,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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Once again, it is National Day, our nation's 49th birthday. And what is National Day without some #iamsingaporean tweets, right? Some background and trivia: "I Am Singaporean" actually started out as a series of audio podcasts that were recorded by... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2014 at mrbrown.com
I will let mom know you said hi. Haha! Thanks!
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Me: "Kids, your uncle is taking you to the Turtle movie tomorrow." Son: "Yaaaaay! Is it Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?" Me: "No, it's Turtle: The Incredible Journey, a documentary." Son: "Noooooooo…" I can be such a Troll Dad. After I... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2014 at mrbrown.com
Actually, I received permission. But I was also being discreet.
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YouTube link: http://mrbrwn.co/1pDC16j A playlist of every NDP song the mrbrown team has ever done from 2008 to 2014. Did I miss any song? Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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There is something about watching the Sound of Music on stage that is magical. I love the original movie version with Julie Andrews, for sure, and my kids and I can sing almost all the songs by heart. But watching... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2014 at mrbrown.com
YouTube link: http://mrbrwn.co/1ulGM5G This year, they said the 49th birthday of Singapore has no new NDP song. So not only did Marc Nair and I write one, we made this music video for you. Sing along and share, ok? Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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This was recently released by a customer of United on imgur. I, (USERNAME), think (COMPANY) has quite a (INSERT SPECIFIC ADJECTIVE CONVEYING EPIC FAIL) apology letter. That reminds of the classic United Breaks Guitars incident: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5YGc4zOqozo Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at mrbrown.com