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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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Singapore Police pose garang-ly in front of… cans of paint belonging to graffiti vandals they caught. Fierce siol. I joke about that garang police photo but I tell you, those two German vandal morons deserve it. They thought can fly... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at mrbrown.com
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This is the five-port 10.6A USB charger I use when I travel. It saves me from a lot of headaches when the hotel room has only ONE power point. But thankfully the hotel we were staying in in Paris had... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at mrbrown.com
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This is our packing for a 15-Day trip to France with my brood. It is winter there so we are packing more warm clothing for the kids and the wife (we are Equator dwellers, so our bodies aren't as acclimatized... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at mrbrown.com
So clever, those Europeans!
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Comet landing? Singapore aims higher! Download or listen via the Soundcloud player above or the mrbrown server below: Play "the mrbrown show: beyond the comet landing" Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at mrbrown.com
Hi. Its rented out already. Thanks.
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YouTube link: http://mrbrwn.co/116j5Vz The music video of our Under Happy song. We know it isn't very pro because we shot thing on a whim and with an iPhone 6 Plus. Don't be Unhappy with us, ok? At most, be Under... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2014 at mrbrown.com
A National Workplace Happiness Survey says that Singapore's overall workplace happiness falls into the band "Under Happy", between "Unhappy" and "Happy". So we thought of Pharrell's song. And shot the whole thing on an iPhone 6 Plus. Download or listen... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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I read in the news that in a National Workplace Happiness Survey, Singapore's overall workplace happiness index is 59, which falls into the band "Under Happy", between "Unhappy" & "Happy". This made me Over Sad, so I went on Twitter... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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YouTube link: http://mrbrwn.co/1xlMBCr I meet Producer Roy Conli, Directors Don Hall and Chris Williams in Tokyo, and ask them about Big Hero 6. And I also find out what they think about our national airline. Watch the trailer here: http://youtu.be/p5oiw1Zn_Xo Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2014 at mrbrown.com
I do not know when a visit to the neighborhood GP went from an average of $28 to what is now $52. Don't fall sick in Singapore. Can die one. What went up for doctors? Rent? Staff salaries? Cost of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2014 at mrbrown.com
YouTube link: http://youtu.be/8lYRxA6RhjA I was at the red carpet of the 27th Tokyo International Film Festival, and caught a glimpse of many stars, including Arashi, Festival Muse Miki Nakatani and the team from Disney's Big Hero 6. Watch out for... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2014 at mrbrown.com
Buyer beware, when you shop in Singapore's IT paradise! Download or listen via the Soundcloud player above or the mrbrown server below: Play "the mrbrown show: case by case" Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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Ok, I am sorry that you caused me inconvenience. [via my friend Jason] Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2014 at mrbrown.com
18 complaints against this Sim Lim Square shop and nothing is done. This Sim Lim Square case shows you that the Consumers Association of Singapore (CASE) is still a useless and toothless organization that can't even deal with the random... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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This is Kim Jong-Un on some PR visit to an orphanage. Some brave soul decided to add a little photobomb into the scene. You would miss it if someone didn't point it out to you. [via http://mrbrwn.co/1piUTem] Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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At first glance, the new contestants for the 2014 Miss Korea competition look eerily like clones. It reminds me of this gif made of 2013's contestants. On further investigation, it seems the guilty party was a heavy-handed photoshop artist. You... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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Firstly congratulations to Serena Williams for winning the finals in Singapore. Secondly, where did they find the geographically-challenged commentators for the WTA Finals? I think some of us were gobsmacked when we heard WTA Finals commentator say "Goodbye! From China!"... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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Thanks. We have since moved to adult diapers for Faith.
Toggle Commented Oct 24, 2014 on Hello 東京, once again at mrbrown.com
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Yes it does. Haha!
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This is the scene that greeted me when I... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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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 Oct 21, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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At first, we thought it was MarinaBayception. Actually it was guagua-ception. Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2014 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 Oct 16, 2014 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