Singapore Expats Forum
 

It's not your country! Go home!!!

Discuss about the latest news & interesting topics, real life experience or other out of topic discussions with locals & expatriates in Singapore.
NorrinRadd
Regular
Regular
Posts: 132
Joined: Sun, 29 Apr 2012 10:00 am

It's not your country! Go home!!!

Post by NorrinRadd » Wed, 04 Jul 2012 9:16 pm

Us - walking up the street where we live
She - walking her or her host family's dog
Dog - poos on the sidewalk in the same place as is every week, often a few times a week
I - suspect she won't be cleaning it
She - walks away not cleaning it
Me - "hey"
She - nothing, walking away, pretending not to hear
Me - "hey" "clean your mess"
The Mrs. - "hey - you have a responsibility to clean this"
She - This is not your country! Go home!!! - in a rather agitated and venomous voice

Classic.

By that time she was too far away and it was too hot to give chase.

User avatar
sundaymorningstaple
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 37366
Joined: Thu, 11 Nov 2004 1:26 pm
Answers: 1
Location: Retired on the Little Red Dot

Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 04 Jul 2012 9:29 pm

Next time get out your phone and catch her in the act and upload it to stomp including the admonishment by her. Let'em have a taste of their own medicine.

I've taken to holding up my phone in the morning at oncoming cars on YCK road when crossing the street for those who invariably will literally run the red light at the cross walk. You ought to see some of 'em stand their cars on their front bumpers when they cotton to what I'm doing. :cool:

User avatar
Addadude
Reporter
Reporter
Posts: 764
Joined: Fri, 26 May 2006 12:37 pm
Answers: 1
Location: Darkest Telok Blangah

Post by Addadude » Wed, 04 Jul 2012 9:59 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:I've taken to holding up my phone in the morning at oncoming cars on YCK road when crossing the street for those who invariably will literally run the red light at the cross walk. You ought to see some of 'em stand their cars on their front bumpers when they cotton to what I'm doing. :cool:
I do exactly the same thing to taxi drivers who are playing punk and refusing to stop. It has a similar effect.
"Both politicians and nappies need to be changed regularly, and for the same reasons."

User avatar
zzm9980
Governor
Governor
Posts: 6865
Joined: Wed, 06 Jul 2011 1:35 pm
Location: Once more unto the breach

Post by zzm9980 » Thu, 05 Jul 2012 10:36 am

sundaymorningstaple wrote:Next time get out your phone and catch her in the act and upload it to stomp including the admonishment by her.
^ +1, my thought exactly before I even saw your reply!

User avatar
nakatago
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 8338
Joined: Tue, 01 Sep 2009 11:23 pm
Location: Sister Margaret’s School for Wayward Children

Post by nakatago » Thu, 05 Jul 2012 10:40 am

I've always wondered when Stomp's encouragement of passive-aggressive behavior of the locals will be turned against them.

morenangpinay
Reporter
Reporter
Posts: 890
Joined: Mon, 02 Mar 2009 6:19 pm

Post by morenangpinay » Thu, 05 Jul 2012 4:20 pm

a former writer of the government PR newspaper wrote a whole article in yahoo bout stomp being a free for all. They don't bother to edit the stuff thats posted there. since shes a foreigner, all comments on the write up was ofcourse as expected anti-foreigner sentiments.

User avatar
the lynx
Governor
Governor
Posts: 5274
Joined: Thu, 09 Dec 2010 6:29 pm
Location: Location: Location: Location: Location: Location: Location: Location: Location: Location: Location:

Post by the lynx » Thu, 05 Jul 2012 4:22 pm

Stomp is in trouble BTW, over that false SMRT post...

User avatar
poodlek
Reporter
Reporter
Posts: 878
Joined: Mon, 10 May 2010 3:48 pm
Location: Taipa, Macau
Contact:

Re: It's not your country! Go home!!!

Post by poodlek » Thu, 05 Jul 2012 5:02 pm

NorrinRadd wrote:Us - walking up the street where we live
She - walking her or her host family's dog
Dog - poos on the sidewalk in the same place as is every week, often a few times a week
I - suspect she won't be cleaning it
She - walks away not cleaning it
Me - "hey"
She - nothing, walking away, pretending not to hear
Me - "hey" "clean your mess"
The Mrs. - "hey - you have a responsibility to clean this"
She - This is not your country! Go home!!! - in a rather agitated and venomous voice

Classic.
Hahahahaha! What a tw@t! I think I might have whipped out one of the baggies that I always seem to have on me, scooped up the doo and followed her home with it :-D Maybe that would work better in a neighbourhood back home where I could just leave it on their door step.
By that time she was too far away and it was too hot to give chase.

User avatar
JR8
Immortal
Immortal
Posts: 16514
Joined: Wed, 24 Mar 2010 12:43 pm
Location: K. Puki Manis

Post by JR8 » Thu, 05 Jul 2012 5:17 pm

What's going to happen then, one wing of the state sues another?


hehehe...

NorrinRadd
Regular
Regular
Posts: 132
Joined: Sun, 29 Apr 2012 10:00 am

Post by NorrinRadd » Thu, 05 Jul 2012 9:52 pm

I did but a) by the time I had the camera ready she was too far away b) it was too dark anyway.

I did threaten her with a Stomp! posting, then thought about it afterwards - does that not make one a disciple of Big Brother?

So +1 to what nakatago posted.
zzm9980 wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:Next time get out your phone and catch her in the act and upload it to stomp including the admonishment by her.
^ +1, my thought exactly before I even saw your reply!

Alisonfh
Member
Member
Posts: 23
Joined: Fri, 13 Apr 2012 8:27 pm

Re: It's not your country! Go home!!!

Post by Alisonfh » Fri, 06 Jul 2012 4:29 pm

NorrinRadd wrote:Us - walking up the street where we live
She - walking her or her host family's dog
Dog - poos on the sidewalk in the same place as is every week, often a few times a week
I - suspect she won't be cleaning it
She - walks away not cleaning it
Me - "hey"
She - nothing, walking away, pretending not to hear
Me - "hey" "clean your mess"
The Mrs. - "hey - you have a responsibility to clean this"
She - This is not your country! Go home!!! - in a rather agitated and venomous voice

Classic.

By that time she was too far away and it was too hot to give chase.
What is this, I don't even... Ack! Since this is her country, shouldn't she be the one being responsible for its cleanliness?

ABSURD.

User avatar
nakatago
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 8338
Joined: Tue, 01 Sep 2009 11:23 pm
Location: Sister Margaret’s School for Wayward Children

Re: It's not your country! Go home!!!

Post by nakatago » Fri, 06 Jul 2012 4:48 pm

Alisonfh wrote: What is this, I don't even... Ack! Since this is her country, shouldn't she be the one being responsible for its cleanliness?
WRONG!!!

That's what Bangladeshis are for.


/s

NorrinRadd
Regular
Regular
Posts: 132
Joined: Sun, 29 Apr 2012 10:00 am

Post by NorrinRadd » Fri, 06 Jul 2012 11:18 pm

We found her.

She's a maid in our condo. The guards know of her, she's done the same thing to them and the dog on the condo grounds.

We actually found out her unit #. Am considering next steps.

User avatar
JR8
Immortal
Immortal
Posts: 16514
Joined: Wed, 24 Mar 2010 12:43 pm
Location: K. Puki Manis

Post by JR8 » Fri, 06 Jul 2012 11:30 pm

Leave a steaming coiled up one on her doorstep with a birthday candle in it.

User avatar
sundaymorningstaple
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 37366
Joined: Thu, 11 Nov 2004 1:26 pm
Answers: 1
Location: Retired on the Little Red Dot

Post by sundaymorningstaple » Fri, 06 Jul 2012 11:41 pm

Image

Actually this one is 85% Cocoa Dark Chocolate. :P

Post Reply
  • Similar Topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Return to “General Discussions”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests