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Mr John, who lives in a 4 room HDB flat in Tampines, said...

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Mr John, who lives in a 4 room HDB flat in Tampines, said...

Post by taxico » Sat, 02 Feb 2013 11:02 am

i can't figure out why the local broadsheet enjoys including this information in local news.

who cares what size of flat the couple who lost their 2 sons had. does it make it matter?

this housing type and area quoting occurs regularly and i'm annoyed and puzzled at the same time whenever i read it.

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Post by nakatago » Sat, 02 Feb 2013 7:22 pm

Same reason why you have to put your race in forms just to be able to go kayaking? They like labels here so much, you'd think that Dymo made a fortune in this country during their heyday.
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Post by earthfriendly » Fri, 08 Feb 2013 6:54 am

I love Dymos and would use it extensively as a kid. I would dymo my name on my personal book collection that was hardly handled by other people. Wonder if it is because of my Singaporeaness :-k . My kids also get trigger happy with their P label machine until I put a stop to it. Those labels are expensive. :mrgreen:

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Post by rajagainstthemachine » Fri, 08 Feb 2013 11:00 am

hahaha fillers or redundant information are something I've never understood as well.

eg. Draw a circle and then divide into two equal halves. :o

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