The “messy mind me” Facebook kind of style – random day to day things I notice, see or experience.
Nasi – lema-what?? Let me explain. Mat saleh/matsaleh/how-ever-you-write-it, means…. me! Or, anyone with a white skin in Malaysia, either living permanently or a tourist or whoever. In another post I mentioned Malay, Malaysian-Chinese and Malaysian-Indian as main ethnic groups beside the original inhabitants, but, maybe Malaysian-matsaleh can be a minority ethnicity as well?!?! Anyway, there […]
Since about a week (?) I started a new website I invite you to follow! Little Maryam! Healp Daniel, tell me more I’m already interested! Yeeey, thank you for being interested, I gladly tell you more! At home we have a garden. We already have mango, rambutan, coconuts, lime and bananas. Oh and Ayah, my […]
It was still before midday. The sun was out, not too warm, just yet, and it was quiet. That particular morning, a couple of days ago, to me a morning not to forget. My parents in law “gardening” and harvesting coconuts, to break them, and having nice coconut juice!
On the news lately. Fracking is now allowed in The Netherlands, be it only “a test”. Not just anywhere in the Netherlands, no. They allocated a test field in Groningen! Groningen is one of the Northern provinces struggling a lot with earthquakes due to natural gas extraction by the NAM (which is a venture between […]
We work for Google. Our employer shouldn’t be in the business of war.
What I am arguing, through examples, is that Facebook is, on the one hand too big to fail, but, on the other hand too large to manage in local context so it must be stopped/decentralized/anything but what it is now.
The USA is going to ask for 5 years of social media accounts and usernames with a visa application. Read more
How satisfying good and healthy food can be!
What do you do if you don’t wanna cook but still want to be (reasonable) healthy? Exactly: – get comfortable on the couch – cut a cucumber in rectangles – dip them in yoghurt with honey And spoon everything out! That’s a way too to have a nice evening!
Soon the USA can sue/bring to court other nations as a whole if the USA thinks a citizen of that country has participated in terrorism in the USA itself. The whole bill you can read here: JASTA .
This video shows that we must end bigotry, hatred against other people as in nationalities, religion, ethnicity and all that people cannot choose from.
In this article I comment on Jessica’s post on health consequences of obese models and related standards.
A powerful motivational quote about how grain changed the world!
This article explains how racism influenced me, how it is visible in the Netherlands through Sylvana Simons
One of the basic fundamental thoughts about existentialism is the question: “What was first? The idea/concept or the result/object?” Imagine living before the dark ages has started, before Christianity became popular, before we had proper houses, before paper was invented, and in a time when there were a mere 1 billion people on this planet. […]