If you haven’t heard already, Michael Jackson passed away around 1pm earlier today. He was rushed to the UCLA Medical Center after paramedics, responding to a call, couldn’t revive him. He had already stopped breathing when the paramedics arrived. He had suffered a heart attack. Within hours, hordes of fans rushed down to the medical […]Read more "Michael Jackson RIP"
Singapore’s media policy towards homosexuality and Section 377A will hinder any improvement of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Singapore. The preliminary success of AIDS Chinese drama serial 不凡的爱By My Side and scholarly material show that educational-entertainment programs on free-to-air TV can be used to positively generate HIV awareness and prevention. However, the fact that homosexuality is a taboo […]Read more "HIV/AIDS: Why Singapore’s media policies need to change"
The Singapore economy has been undoubtedly hit like the rest of the world in the global economic crisis. Like most governments around the world, S’pore has taken specific stimulus actions. What’s interesting to me is the approach that S’pore media has taken. Since the global economic crisis hit about a year and half ago, I […]Read more "A media management audit"
The Notorious MSG, a tongue in cheek urban spit back at the yellow mafia. Filled with bling, 70s afros, bruce lee wigs and mahjong, they’ll show you the Chinatown “get-toe” There’s even a wok-umentary about who makes up the Notorious MSG and their reason for being. They are yellow cool. “We come from the different […]Read more "Chinatown Hustler"
I remember in college one of my friends started her own magazine. It was a valiant effort that eventually ended with her selling it off for a couple of hundred dollars within 1 year. This was in the early 2000s. Imagine if she had this service, magcloud.com how much easier that might have been. The […]Read more "Home publishing"