27 Nov '11, 6am

New blog post: Why not orchid for Elton?

Saw this article on yesterday’s Straits Times. Why orchid for Elton? I read with great disappointment that Elton John has been given the honour of having an orchid named after him (Orchid Named After Elton John , Prime, Nov 19). I am dismayed that his partner David Furnish and their adopted son Zachary (both right with John) were also publicised to ‘share his honour’. There are other celebrities and dignitaries more deserving than this pair. Singapore would be seen in a much better light on the world stage if, for example, recent F1 champion Sebastian Vettel had been accorded this privilege instead. Is homosexuality to be openly encouraged and endorsed by the Government? Josephine Tay I also read this article with great disappointment. Why doesn’t Sir Elton John deserve an Orchid? He is a great musician and philanthropist. He donated money and help raise awareness towards ...

Full article: http://blog.dk.sg/2011/11/27/why-not-orchid-for-elton/

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