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Birkenstocks, peanut shells and Asian mystery

We went to the Long Bar yesterday together with Anna and Diana. I told the girls to throw the peanut shells on the floor. They did not believe me first till they saw the bar floor. I heard anecdotally that … Continue reading

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Shopping in Singapore and class-conscious stereotypes

Watching the English: The Hidden Rules of English Behaviour entertained me for about half a year, on and off, depending how often someone English happened to puzzle me. You could consider this book either a reference point/semi-scientific guidance on how … Continue reading

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