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What the hack is this? The simple plant that inspired so many jokes…

March 18, 2009 through the looking glass

Tweet After my son posted with the REAL plant from which Wasabi is made from, he was horrified when we came up with many nicknames for the said plant… Somehow I doubt he would include the picture with him holding this in his scrapbook for this trip which is to be shared with his classmates upon […]

The HOT Netbook, aka my son’s new toy…

March 18, 2009 through the looking glass

Tweet Right after I finished reading the article in Wired, "The Netbook Effect: How Cheap Little Laptops Hit the Big Time" in the latest issue, my nephew called me and said, "I have bought two netbooks for my cousins!" Apparently, these are the hottest "accessories" in Asia, since almost everybody has an iPhone now.  (Not in […]

Mankind’s reach for the sky – The Tower of Babel apparently did not teach us anything…

February 17, 2009 random

Tweet Instead, we seem to pride ourselves on it. Free will. The power to accomplish the unthinkable. The art of one-upmanship. Many did not realize that the 2300-foot tall Burj Dubai is “only” the world’s Tallest Structure, and not the Tallest Building yet. Until Burj Dubai is completed and occupied, the honor of “The World’s […]