May 1, 2011

Alah Ma! Singapore la

Singapore? Alah ma! Whenever I come here I eat as though I’m making up for all the years since leaving in 1995. I had superannuation here. A government job. I was escaping mediocrity for the glamour […]
April 28, 2011

Unsung champions of safe cycling for all

Having the last name of Fleming, I was doubly delighted to discover a cycling blog linking to mine, not in Australia, or even the UK, but in the  Flemish region of Belgium. Upon translating it from […]
April 28, 2011

Manifesto of the many sucked-mango

Fellow gentlemen of the cog, we hereby denounce the single sucked mango as contrived and effete. We proclaim a real man to be one sporting no less than 3 peaks on his crown, and as many […]
April 28, 2011

Cycling is Calvinist

Here is a contentious idea, that will need further research, but I shall nonetheless commit it to you, my most learned interlocutors, at this nebulous stage. Milan and Ravenna are Catholic, and have lots of bikes. […]
April 27, 2011

Get the look: kind pa who might take you sailing

Be that grandfather you always wish you had had, instead of that tyrant who smoked on the dunny and flogged you with his belt. Be the kind of kind grandfatherly type who wears boat shoes ($120— […]