10 Sep '11, 10am

Double standards, the power of supposed powerlessness and the powerlessness of supposed power

Double standards, the power of supposed powerlessness and the powerlessness of supposed power "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence; then success is sure." - Mark Twain *** A (non-Chinese): The lack of PRC's in KL is literally a breath of fresh air. These days I find this to be the most compelling reason to escape Ah Tiong Bahru aka Singapore. B : ?!! that sounds... racist D : B - Racist? That is a very strong word to use. He has more Chinese friends then you. He said, PRC, not Chinese in particular. It is a country he mention. Think before you posted before you get lambasted. E : Not really... Are you not from Singapore, B? I don't think Mr. A means to be racist. Singapore is just inundated with PRCs for a political reason :) but I don't think he is against the Chinese as a race F : am with you there A. KL is a-ok despite the occasional racial 'bumps'.. c...

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