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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 is the scene that greeted me when I... Continue reading
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Fury was a fierce WWII movie. Epic tank battles, killing Nazis, gritty underdogs what's not to like? The middle was a bit draggy though. The movie is no Inglourious Basterds, even both movies have Brad Pitt in it. Fury takes... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at mrbrown.com
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At first, we thought it was MarinaBayception. Actually it was guagua-ception. Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at mrbrown.com
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"GENNERMEN! THE TRAINING MATADOR ANTI-TANK MISSILE LAUNCHER GO WHERE LIAO?" "Siao liao, Sergeant, I left it at the roadside near Old Chua Kang Rd…" "YOU LIKE TO GO DB, ISSIT? YOU WANT TO SELL IT AT BEACH ROAD ARMY MARKET... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at mrbrown.com
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Walking the bridges and river of Prague: brown.exposure.co Click on the link above or view via the embedded version below. By the River Vltava by Kinmun "mrbrown" Lee on Exposure Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2014 at mrbrown.com
The holes are a fashion thing, I believe. Haha!
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I where got skinny?
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Truth be told, I haven't been much of a jeans person for a long time. Between cycling to work and traveling, jeans are usually too hot to wear in Singapore, or too heavy to fit into my ultralight packing ways.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2014 at mrbrown.com
Mine is the same but its two duty-free 3-packs! Haha!
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One of our favorite Sound of Music songs came on in the car, "I need someone older and wiser, telling me what to do…" "Remember, you don't need a man telling you what to do when you grow up," I... Continue reading
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Posted Oct 11, 2014 at mrbrown.com
Joy: "Papa, how come you don't have a six-pack?" Me: "I have. In the fridge." Joy, squeezing my tummy: "You have flub." My kids, they keep things real for me. In case you are wondering, the six-pack I have in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2014 at mrbrown.com
Siri: "Turn right at Tam Pines Avenue 2." Hmmm, so Siri pronounces Tampines that way… Me: "Siri, give me directions to Tam Pines St 12." Siri: "OK, getting directions to… 10 Pines St, Niceville, FL, USA." Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2014 at mrbrown.com
One day Ah Beng decided to apply for a job. They gave him a form to fill. First Name: "Tan" Middle Name: "Ah" Last Name: "Beng" Sex: "Daily" Education: "Got" Salary Expected: "Yes" Last Position: "Standing" Desired Position: "Sitting" Able... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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I bought a Samurai Chicken burger yesterday at McD's and when I unwrapped it, it looked like this. I think I found Mick Jagger. I also think it was a little rude, what with the tongue and all. Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2014 at mrbrown.com
I am sure my boy doesnt understand all the themes in there. For now, I think he enjoys reading it for fun. He has read it a few times already. Haha!
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Yes thats my Watchman. Isaac is reading it now.
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She also explained the different hands. The spoon side is the gentler hand, and the fork side is for clawing. Hahaha!
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Me: "Happy Children's Day, kids!" Kids: "Yay! Good morning, Papa! We love Children's Day!" Me: "Ok. Celebrations over. Do your homework and revision." (Above, Joy shows me her robot made from recycled stuff. When I asked why its name was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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I didn't expect the #ReturnMyCPF Protesters/YMCA Hong Lim blog post to generate that many comments. In case you don't feel like fading through the more than 240 comments on my blog (and elsewhere), I thought I'd share some of the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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Ive lived in this area for thirty years. Its pretty cool.
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We wonder what it is like to apply for Hong Lim Park. Download or listen via the Soundcloud player above or the mrbrown server below: Play "the mrbrown show: protest park" Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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Update: A PUB gentleman called me up a few days later and told me his guys found a blockage in the sewers along the street and cleared it. And gave me his mobile to directly call him if any more... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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YouTube link: http://mrbrwn.co/1pAVmlu I am going to come right out and say this. If my daughter, Faith, who has autism, or any of my kids, had been on stage performing that day at the YMCA event, and Roy Ngerng, Han... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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It was a hot and humid Sunday, and I was... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2014 at mrbrown.com