Interesting Incident Illustration: Chivalry Isn’t Dead

I offered to let a young lady to go ahead of me in a queue this afternoon, thinking I am being all chivalrous. To my surprise, the lady ordered a crazy amount of the sardine curry puffs which I wanted. I watched in despair as the food attendant auntie slowly reduced the heap of delicious […]

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Interesting Incident Illustration: Naruto Run

Recently, a friend of mine sustained some injuries from a fall, he claimed, while “jogging”. The strangest thing is that while the right side of his face and legs were covered with scratches, his arms and hands were totally unscathed. My theory is that he was running Naruto-style.

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Interesting Incident Illustration: “Wax Button”

One time during Mid-Autumn Festival, like everybody else, I was having a great time playing with candles. Unlike everybody else though, I had a dollop of hot candle wax dripped accidentally on my thigh. The pain was excruciating as the wax cooled into a little “button” and left a hole on my tender flesh. Today, […]

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Interesting Incident Illustration: Straw Mat Protection

Mom used to work night shift at a factory, so she had to catch up on her sleep during the day. As a child, I was pretty much left by myself out of necessity. With nobody else at home and a healthy imagination fueled by too many 80s horror films, there was a time when […]

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Good Time, Great Taste: Tainan

During my previous trip to Tainan, I had some really authentic local food. Most of them have been around for at least 50 years; same old recipes owned by family businesses, passed down from father to son. Listed below, are some of the food I had in Tainan worth mentioning. Sha Cha Sauce We had hot […]

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