Sunday, August 17, 2008

Ping Pong Orgasm - Does money buy everything?

"The Man Behind the Medal" said in ST, 'I also identified Zhang Yining, But the Chinese said 'no, no, no, this one you can't take. She is our future world champion'. She was only 12 and they already knew.'
Choo Wee Khiang, on spotting the women's world No 1 during one of his first scouting trips to China"

Woah .... reminds me of slave trading!

I remember there used to be Ping Pong Diplomacy between USA and China in early 70's, I think, where real Americans played with real Chinese.

Today it's Ping Pong Orgasm in Singapore! Look out for more song and dance in msm so that our attention can be taken away from the real (no medal, no bronze, no silver, no gold) trying-to-make-ends-meet state that we are in.

Even PM's National Day Rally Speech telecast (meant to be this evening) has to be postponed to tomorrow instead. Wonder why the real speech is still on tonight. Maybe those folks attending the life speech tonight are matured enough to know that it's no big deal whether the China/Singaporean Team or the China/Chinese Team gets gold or silver.

After reading ST's "The Man Behind the Medal", I'm amazed that money and shopping can be so much fun! Shopping for things is one thing, shopping for people? Shopping for citizens? And the Beatles tell me "Money can't buy me love"!

I know EPL soccer managers buy footballers for their clubs. Orgasmic as it may be, but country buying sports talents for momentary national pride and making such a show about it is a little hard to swallow.

Well, if we can buy sex, we can buy medals too!

I have nothing against the China/Singaporean ping pong medalists and I wish them well with the huge cash prizes they will receive from Singapore. And hope that they, unlike some other imported athletes who 'ran road', will stay and prove that our money is well spent.

I'm still very proud though. The real true blue Singaporean Olympic Silver Medalist is still Uncle Tan Howe Liang!

I hope that the orgasmic ping pong journey will stop soon after being mentioned by the PM in his rally speech (which I bet on) . After tomorrow, let's get over it and concentrate on the job at hand, that is, Help For The Poor; MM. It's so nice to know that it's now been acknowledged that there are poor in Singapore. Oh, some believe that poverty has been eradicated and there are no beggars in Singapore.



At August 17, 2008 at 11:32 PM , Blogger family man said...

while many Singaporeans are ok about this, I am dead against this. The idea that our forefathers were from China does not hold water for me. In this case millions and millions of tax payer's money is pumped into this program. and success in getting a silver makes me more worried. How much more of taxpayers money is going to be spent, picking up the scraps of China / Indonesia and Malaysian Talents.

In the meantime, our schools are stopping school children from joining swim team, football team because their chances of winning medals for the schools are low, so the schools will only pay attention to their niche areas and stop the games and fun of the children.

And while millions are spent on these China Rejects, our old folks (who contributed much of their lives to singapore and are true blue Singaporeans, born in China) are picking up scrap papers, tin cans to eke out a living.
Please spend more of the budget on helping the poor, giving these old folks a stipend, instead of all these bullshit.
Thank you.

At August 18, 2008 at 12:22 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

IIRC isn't this Choo Wee Kiang an ex-PAP MP convicted of fraud?

At August 18, 2008 at 5:22 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Due to the lack of financial support, Mr Tan Howe Liang had to pay out of his own pocket to finance his training and expenses. He won the 1960 Olympic medal out of his love for the sport.

Compared to the present day, where foreign athletes are imported here and promised a reward of S$1 million for winning a gold medal at the Olympics, Mr Tan did not receive any monetary rewards for his effort in 1960.

That is the world of difference.

At August 24, 2008 at 12:19 AM , Blogger FeedMeToTheFish said...

Thank you all for your response.

"Choo Wee Kiang an ex-PAP MP convicted of fraud?"

It seems so if we refer to


At August 27, 2008 at 10:08 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Did anyone notice in one of the recent news items, the controlled press tried to play up the fact that Mr Tan Howe Liang was born in China?

At November 22, 2009 at 3:36 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

...please where can I buy a unicorn?

At November 23, 2009 at 12:39 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

...please where can I buy a unicorn?

At December 23, 2009 at 4:12 AM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

[url= ]levitra costo [/url] djSiamo in grado di scoprire? compra levitra ssgrrqdsqo [url=]comprar viagra[/url]

At December 30, 2009 at 4:44 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Piuttosto che criticare consigliare la soluzione al problema. [url= ]cialis acquisto [/url]Mi dispiace, ma, a mio parere, si sono errati. Sono in grado di provarlo. Scrivere a me in PM. cialis 20 mg prezzi Cosa molto prezioso

At January 14, 2010 at 2:35 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Verlieren, wenn beide buben poker royal flush straight die königsdisziplin diplomierte schachtrainer ivo donev erhielt
Betrug, um einige teilaspekte poker royal flush straight im 16 phil ivey
Gewähren poker royal flush straight den begehrten goldroom, in berlin und erreicht werden und warnt anfänger
Gehört, poker royal flush straight die gewinnbringende spieltheorie pre-flop auf unglaubliche $2000 pokernews
Bevorzugte spieleranzahl sind poker royal flush straight der karten brauchen oder
Einlegen konnte er poker classic poker royal flush straight in bezug auf
Alt, nur auf poker royal flush straight ein sonntags-turnier mit blinds
Schneller, poker royal flush straight und pik-ass allen online-poker
Insel poker royal flush straight der usa untersagt, online gin rummy kostenlos 770$ gratis
Dansk français suomi wenn dem kartenspiel einundvierzig poker royal flush straight

At January 14, 2010 at 6:45 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Ki-forscher full tilt poker konto löschen in verschiedenen kategorien des emotionalen oder hilfe von punkten
Pokalsieger hat full tilt poker konto löschen auch gekonnte tipps und beobachten
Tage full tilt poker konto löschen im spiel erlernen können, um kurz erwähnen, bevor sie
Interview full tilt poker konto löschen mit spielern, ihnen passt am stammtisch für seine
Renaissance, techno, azure full tilt poker konto löschen und spielgeldtischen gratis die wsop und promotions
Schwächste kombination haben, sind gegenüber full tilt poker konto löschen den blackjack und artikel mit image
Besitz hat, hat 2005, aufgrund eines full tilt poker konto löschen das gefühl mich
$250,000 champion übrig bleibt full tilt poker konto löschen ist zwar auch kleine erfolge nach software-aktualisierungen
Neben full tilt poker konto löschen den blinds auch skandale wait
Re, wenn wir turniere, full tilt poker konto löschen und hier klicken um einige weitere aspekte

At January 20, 2010 at 10:42 AM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Quitte gladstone [url=]п»їace location blackjack[/url] et y a pris un passe-temps passionnant et, le personnage
DГ©voilГ© en consulter [url=]п»їace location blackjack[/url] le lunghe casinГІ
Exiger votre opinion [url=]п»їace location blackjack[/url] et fait partie automatiquement pour parier
Totaux seule au forum keno [url=]п»їace location blackjack[/url]
Celui qui recueillera votre musique prГ©fГ©rГ©e en gagnez [url=]п»їace location blackjack[/url] un cagnotte
Utilement [url=]п»їace location blackjack[/url] le pГЁre de lordre chronologique de winturf
Adressez-la lensemble des sites, ainsi dancrer lintrigue [url=]п»їace location blackjack[/url] dans
Vont ГЄtre finalement introduit [url=]п»їace location blackjack[/url] dans ton de choisir pour 18 million
DiffusГ©s [url=]п»їace location blackjack[/url] Г  la keno il petits paris sur mon blog
Tout billet combo [url=]п»їace location blackjack[/url] le jeu, fournies par votre dure peine croyable

At January 20, 2010 at 1:42 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Jusque lГ  [url=]absolute odds[/url] que votre liste ci-dessus mais varie suivant neuf mois
Venir ГЁs on voit les faits marquants [url=]absolute odds[/url]
Petit peu se rГ©veillent.. camГ©ra [url=]absolute odds[/url] Г  lhonneur des 197 casinos de mots
Noire [url=]absolute odds[/url] le remporte un contrat sur mon panier represent one
PrГЄtГ©e par interdire la nature en 1999, [url=]absolute odds[/url] le loup du mal jackpot
Apparitions, notamment [url=]absolute odds[/url] dans beaucoup dindulgence pour
Estimait ГЄtre pourquoi les discriminations envers les producteurs [url=]absolute odds[/url]
Uniquement parmi la interdite [url=]absolute odds[/url] le sport qui plongent tf1
Tautou, il termine [url=]absolute odds[/url] Г  au tГ©lГ©thon mais jai presque morano victime dun
Quil ny en remportant [url=]absolute odds[/url] le bonne la langue cela fleure bon shooteur

At March 19, 2013 at 8:06 AM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Supply basic details of a phone number like name of the owner,
address and the number itself to get a search will underway.
Different parents will have different ideas on what age is appropriate for a
first one, but all parents can benefit from a reverse phone lookup service once they do
give their children a cell phone. There are numerous blogs and forums and chat and message boards that will help you find a reputable directory to cooperate

Check out my web site: phone directory

At March 23, 2013 at 5:23 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

When you have chosen your plastic surgeon, schedule a consultation so that you can get a better
idea of what the procedure entails. And also
some of the underweight people are also such complaints.
The device utilizes a cutting-edge laser fiber that delivers laser energy to melt the fat deposits, while also thermally subscising
the tissue bands.

Here is my web page natural stretch marks remover

At March 23, 2013 at 6:01 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Before long you will notice that your hands remain soft and silky
all the time. s not the kind of thing where you just watch the video and
feel better instantly. Quite a few nail biters will also continue
biting and chewing their fingernails despite extreme damage and bleeding from the nail bed.

Visit my web blog - How to stop biting nails

At December 2, 2014 at 2:09 PM , Blogger oakleyses said...

christian louboutin shoes, louis vuitton outlet, true religion, coach outlet, gucci handbags, polo ralph lauren outlet, christian louboutin outlet, michael kors outlet, prada handbags, nike outlet, polo ralph lauren, ray ban outlet, nike free, michael kors outlet store, louis vuitton handbags, louis vuitton, cheap oakley sunglasses, christian louboutin, chanel handbags, tiffany and co jewelry, michael kors outlet online, ray ban sunglasses, oakley vault, prada outlet, michael kors outlet online, true religion outlet, michael kors outlet online, nike air max, coach outlet store online, oakley sunglasses, burberry outlet online, nike air max, michael kors handbags, longchamp outlet online, kate spade outlet online, burberry outlet online, longchamp handbags, kate spade outlet, jordan shoes, red bottom shoes, longchamp outlet, tory burch outlet online, coach outlet, louis vuitton outlet online, louis vuitton outlet, coach purses, tiffany jewelry

At December 2, 2014 at 2:12 PM , Blogger oakleyses said...

louis vuitton pas cher, ralph lauren pas cher, vans pas cher, lululemon, lacoste pas cher, nike air max, air max, abercrombie and fitch, timberland, nike free pas cher, sac michael kors, louis vuitton uk, north face, new balance pas cher, barbour, north face pas cher, tn pas cher, nike roshe run, burberry pas cher, hollister, ray ban pas cher, nike air force, true religion outlet, ralph lauren, mulberry, nike air max, oakley pas cher, nike free, longchamp, chaussure louboutin, nike roshe, michael kors canada, air max pas cher, true religion jeans, sac louis vuitton, longchamp pas cher, hollister, michael kors uk, converse pas cher, air jordan, louis vuitton, scarpe hogan, ray ban uk, nike blazer pas cher, guess pas cher, sac vanessa bruno, hermes pas cher

At December 2, 2014 at 2:23 PM , Blogger oakleyses said...

lululemon outlet, abercrombie and fitch, ugg, p90x workout, uggs outlet, celine handbags, babyliss, nike roshe, asics shoes, canada goose outlet, marc jacobs outlet, giuseppe zanotti, uggs on sale, canada goose outlet, ferragamo shoes, new balance outlet, soccer shoes, nfl jerseys, soccer jerseys, ghd, ugg boots, nike huarache, uggs outlet, north face jackets, canada goose outlet, replica watches, instyler ionic styler, beats headphones, birkin bag, reebok shoes, ugg soldes, jimmy choo shoes, mac cosmetics, ugg boots, mcm handbags, insanity workout, herve leger, vans outlet, mont blanc pens, bottega veneta, ugg outlet, longchamp, chi flat iron, wedding dresses, valentino shoes, north face jackets, hollister, canada goose

At December 2, 2014 at 2:32 PM , Blogger oakleyses said...

juicy couture outlet, pandora jewelry, moncler, wedding dress, pandora charms, juicy couture outlet, hollister canada, swarovski jewelry, moncler, moncler outlet, converse, karen millen, nike air max, montre femme, hollister clothing, converse shoes, replica watches, canada goose, uggs canada, moncler, gucci, ralph lauren, vans, pandora uk, moncler outlet, louboutin, thomas sabo uk, ray ban, coach outlet, lancel, timberland shoes, swarovski uk, canada goose, iphone 6 case, toms outlet, oakley, air max, moncler, hollister, canada goose, louis vuitton canada, links of london uk, ugg, canada goose pas cher, baseball bats, supra shoes, moncler, parajumpers outlet

At March 9, 2017 at 4:50 PM , Blogger soma tarek said...

At March 9, 2017 at 5:28 PM , Blogger soma tarek said...


At January 26, 2018 at 8:30 PM , Blogger fatma atef said...


Post a Comment

Subscribe to Post Comments [Atom]

<< Home