shares This fellow never die before: (PhD student should reply to LKY , "I have no

If it had not been LKY who asked the young PhD student, that question could have been interpreted at best, intrusive and personal, and at worst, sexual harassment. But because LKY is a god, he gets away with it, with 1700 people laughing at his "sick joke", at the expense of the well meaning PhD student. Former PM Lee to PhD student: Do you have a boyfriend? SHE thought she had asked a straightforward question on fostering social cohesiveness to former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew last night. Miss Joan Sim, 27, (above, right) a PhD student at Nanyang Technological University's School of Biological Sciences, expected an equally direct reply. Instead, the elder statesman spoke about the ageing population and the declining fertility rate here, before firing a string of rather personal questions to Miss Sim, who said she did not have a boyfriend, and would finish her PhD in two...

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Lee Kuan Yew to PhD student: Do you have a boyfriend?

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