SASS AND THE CITY

WHEN NUS student Monica Baey took to social media to express her anger that her report on being filmed in the shower by fellow student Nicholas Lim had not been adequately addressed by authorities...

SASS AND THE CITY

WHAT has the historic photo of the black hole got to do with that insatiable appetite for bubble tea? Very little, except a lesson on the bald and banal nature of the Internet.

SASS AND THE CITY

THERE are few greater joys than finding life lessons from a defeated hipster.

SASS AND THE CITY

THIS is the story of Leonard (let's just call him that), a good-natured employee at a rather significant organisation in Singapore....

SASS AND THE CITY

We live on the future: "tomorrow," "later on," "when you have made your way," "you will understand when you are old enough." Such irrelevancies are...

SASS AND THE CITY

ONCE, there was a chicken named Colin. At least, there was one on an episode in Portlandia - an American sitcom that parodied the hipster life in Portland for absurdist theatrics.

SASS AND THE CITY

SHE was rather confused. Not Eliza Doolittle, mind, but another fair lady who had come to watch the musical re-staged 25 years after its last appearance on Broadway.

SASS AND THE CITY

THE secret to running a trillion-dollar company looks a lot simpler than it should. At least, if you're Jeff Bezos. The Amazon founder would schedule just about two hours - after 10am and...

SASS AND THE CITY

THERE was once I endured an uncomfortable dinner that had nothing to do with bad company. It began with a casual thought about inequality that weighed heavy for the duration of the meal. Some...

SASS AND THE CITY

THERE may not be a more powerful term on the vast communication universe than this four-letter word. It has French roots, though no pardons are needed. It is very much fit for print.