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by Min_Ong
Fri, 30 Jan 2009 12:15 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Vietnamese Coffee
Replies: 6
Views: 3683

forewarning though. i found vietnamese coffee to be insanely powerful.

i took a latte at 4pm and only managed to sleep at 4am despite feeling utterly exhausted. i still have a few bags i brought back from viet. wont be having any myself though.
by Min_Ong
Fri, 30 Jan 2009 2:55 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: French/European Masters - help?
Replies: 8
Views: 3352

First and foremost, thank you for replying. I narrowed my choices to France for no particular reasons except that I've started learning the language prior to my decision to further my studies. Also I took some vietnamese so I simply paired them together for no good reason. I excluded UK on the basis...
by Min_Ong
Tue, 30 Dec 2008 2:30 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: French/European Masters - help?
Replies: 8
Views: 3352

She was the EDHEC representative.
I'll leave her words at that.
by Min_Ong
Thu, 18 Dec 2008 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Many expats are sacked and going home to a miserable X'mas..
Replies: 78
Views: 23660

Perhaps the term "over-paid trash" should be changed.
Does any expats view themselves as such??

Ohwell, overpaid, underpaid, everyone's getting sacked.

Whatever goes down will come up. (Even sagging has facelifts)
Have a blessed christmas. For those not on OT, enjoy the family time. :)
by Min_Ong
Thu, 18 Dec 2008 11:46 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Vietnamese mail order brides
Replies: 18
Views: 9355

I guess to some people settling down is just another stage in their life, for the purpose of having kids, having someone care for their parents, etc. With that sort of mindset, i can imagine why they would opt for a seemingly docile wife from villages. serves their wifely purposes. With many local w...
by Min_Ong
Tue, 16 Dec 2008 2:50 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: French/European Masters - help?
Replies: 8
Views: 3352

thanks PPF. i read up about the european system. i should be able to continue on a masters. the problem is to know which will realistically accept my application. the applications can cost around 125euros each, varying for different schools. having to short list a few on my part is the part that's t...
by Min_Ong
Fri, 12 Dec 2008 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: French/European Masters - help?
Replies: 8
Views: 3352

French/European Masters - help?

Hihi, would lurrrrrrveee some kind help here! I intend to apply to do a MSc in business modules (not MBA) in France or Switzerland. At the moment however, I'm at a complete lost. I've gotten the handbook of courses in English for France from CampusFrance, but I need more information. I only have a b...
by Min_Ong
Sat, 29 Nov 2008 12:52 am
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Pay increment for fresh grad
Replies: 5
Views: 2797

3 month's a pretty short time to be so demanding. :) chill. goodluck whatever you choose to do. you could always wait for appraisal and talk about the possibility of a pay raise based on evidence. dont get in badbooks so soon.
by Min_Ong
Sat, 29 Nov 2008 12:34 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Warning to all... I was personally cheated...
Replies: 6
Views: 2732

you should have called to reschedule the delivery since they past 5pm. call and just insist that you have to go, and request to have them to send it the next day. sorry about your bad experience. bring your husband (if you're the lady) and another big guy friend and bring it down to the show room ag...
by Min_Ong
Mon, 03 Nov 2008 3:38 am
Forum: Leisure Chat, Jokes, Rubbish
Topic: 10 Best Things About Being Single
Replies: 47
Views: 25112

i think it all boils down to the person you're with before you can compare the merits and cons of being single or attached. :) if the person gives you space and respect, you've got the best of both worlds. generally im of the mindset that being taken is way better. no more dating, uncertainties, etc...
by Min_Ong
Mon, 03 Nov 2008 3:21 am
Forum: Leisure Chat, Jokes, Rubbish
Topic: British Airway
Replies: 9
Views: 5612

claps for the captain. :)
by Min_Ong
Mon, 03 Nov 2008 3:18 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: How to look younger?
Replies: 29
Views: 8233

or you can simply do moderate exercise, drink more water, sleep sufficiently and eat a diet with healthy fat in it. :) if you love to wear safe colours like black and white, splash it up with an item that's bold. safer way of doing that, a one colour item, like bright red shoes or lime green belt or...
by Min_Ong
Mon, 03 Nov 2008 3:13 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: How to look younger?
Replies: 29
Views: 8233

buy yourself some trucker caps and wear it backwards, oversized teeshirt with some corny slogan (sex, anarchist or anti-establishment related), any bottoms of choice but baggy berms would be good and some sneakers. carry a messenger bag or haversack and walk with a slouch or swagger. for girls, wear...
by Min_Ong
Mon, 03 Nov 2008 3:02 am
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Is there any hope for a 23 year old to grow taller?
Replies: 6
Views: 2825

haha. im not going to add to the short is good, be happy with yourself thing. though i think my 6'2" bf loves my height (5'2"). i would love to grow another 2cm. just for contrast, my younger sister is 5'10" with legs that goes on forever. but i'll live. happily. try yoga and pilates. its suppose to...
by Min_Ong
Fri, 31 Oct 2008 3:04 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: hello i am from singapore
Replies: 49
Views: 15971

yeah its ok. i admit my previous tone was harsh. every generation tends to look worst than the other in the eyes of the previous. but almost everything in life follows a general U shape. what goes down, will come up. either the generation will mature or the next generation will be better. life goes ...

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