21 Nov '11, 7am

Doritaenopsis Sir Elton John #singapore

Doritaenopsis Sir Elton John #singapore

It wouldn’t go unnoticed, though whether the Straits Times editors fully realised the significance of what they were doing is an open question. Channel NewsAsia’s report, by contrast, didn’t have a photo showing David Furnish though he was mentioned in the text. It’s entirely in keeping with the general observation that Channel NewsAsia is more politically timid. Facebook had several postings by gay men pointing out the printed photograph of singer Elton John with his husband David Furnish and baby Zachary, among which was this posting by Alan Seah: In brief, what the hubbub was about was this: At the 20th World Orchid Conference organised by the National Parks Board and the Orchid Society of South East Asia, Elton John got a hybrid created at the Singapore Botanic Gardens named after him. He joins a long line of visiting state dignitaries and celebrities, but he’s perhaps...

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superadrianme.com 18 Nov '11, 3am

18 November 2011, Singapore – This morning, Sir Elton John was at the 20th World Orchid Conference held at the Marina Bay ...

Elton John gets special S'pore welcome with orchid named after him

Elton John gets special S'pore welcome with orc...

straitstimes.com 18 Nov '11, 4am

Sir Elton John will be visiting the 20th World Orchid Conference. The organising committee of the 20th World Orchid Confer...

Elton John And Band Concert Releases More Seats in Singapore

Elton John And Band Concert Releases More Seats...

superadrianme.com 17 Nov '11, 6pm

Elton John And Band Concert Releases More Seats in Singapore Posted On Friday, November 18, 2011 By Adrian . Under Enterta...

Elton John \\"very excited\\" at Singapore concert

Elton John \\"very excited\\" at Singapore concert

channelnewsasia.com 16 Nov '11, 10am

Singapore: After 40 years of playing live and more than 3000 public concerts as of 8 October, Elton John still gets a thri...

@Thomaslow90 Check out Elton John's concert pics in Singapore here

@Thomaslow90 Check out Elton John's concert pic...

events.insing.com 25 Nov '11, 8am

Pop star Elton John delighted his fans in Singapore with a concert featuring the greatest hits from his decades-long caree...

Bunga Orkid Elton John: ShareSelepas konsert Sir Elton John mendapat sambutan hangat di Singapura, dia... :ohartis:

Bunga Orkid Elton John: ShareSelepas konsert Si...

ohartis.com 25 Nov '11, 12pm

Sudah menjadi satu tradisi sebenarnya di Taman Negara Singapura itu, menamakan bunga-bunga tropika sempena nama selebriti ...

New blog post: Why not orchid for Elton?

blog.dk.sg 27 Nov '11, 6am

Saw this article on yesterday’s Straits Times. Why orchid for Elton? I read with great disappointment that Elton John has ...

Team Singapore \\"has done well\\" in SEA Games

Team Singapore \\"has done well\\" in SEA Games

channelnewsasia.com 20 Nov '11, 3pm

SINGAPORE: Acting Minister for Community Development, Youth and Sports Chan Chun Sing says Singapore's athletes have done ...

@LeeDumond Of course I can back it up, but one ...

battellemedia.com 03 Dec '11, 12am

“I doubt very much that this algorithm was developed as a response to NY Times.” Anthony, I had a ringside seat, so I know...

Good comment on my piece on FB comments by @danielha

Good comment on my piece on FB comments by @dan...

battellemedia.com 27 Nov '11, 8pm

I’ve always been quite interested in commenting systems for the Independent Web, and when it came time to redesign this si...