SASS AND THE CITY

IT isn't so often that you see nearly a full episode of television devoted to a discussion on flatulence. But there it was in the recently concluded Be Melodramatic, a criminally underrated Korean...

SASS AND THE CITY

PEOPLE can't tear their eyes away from bad news. A 2014 study by researchers at McGill University showed that even when news consumers claim to enjoy positive stories, their attention would...

SASS AND THE CITY

ONCE upon a time, there was a book that seized a reader with each turn of the page. That book for me has been a children's story written by a then-14-year-old from Singapore.

SASS AND THE CITY

THERE is a growing debate around the future of specialists in a world where technology can seemingly pump out results on steroids.

SASS AND THE CITY

WHAT happens when an entire non-fiction book is built on a premise that the author got completely wrong? Author Naomi Wolf found out the painful way.

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...