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The Mad Hatter
30 October, 2009, 12:54 am
Filed under: Psychology | Tags: ,

Did you know that the Mad Hatter from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland is modelled after an occupational disease of the 18th and 19th centuries. In that era, hat makers were heavily exposed to mercury used in the preparation of felt. Consequently, many suffered brain damage and became psychotic, or “mad” (Katy, 1979) This is Organic Psychosis.

Reference: Dennis Coon & John O. Mitterer (2007), Introduction to Psychology, 11th Edition, Wadsworth Cengage Learning


Searching for True Love
27 October, 2009, 10:02 pm
Filed under: Relationship, Religion | Tags: , ,

My MC prof showed this in class today to give us a good example of good public speaking. But clearly there was a deeper message behind, especially for us students in the stage of searching for a life partner.

Anyway, just a fun fact. Did you know that the term “BGR” is only used by Singaporeans? My Prof told us that and the Singaporeans couldn’t believe it! The international students in class were like, what’s BGR? Business Government Relationship? (Since there is a module in my school called BGS – Business, Government and Society)

Back to the deep message about true love that I was talking about, I encourage all of you to watch all five parts of the video. It’s really wise and I am convicted that this IS true love.

God bless you. 🙂

Size of Lip Plate Defines Bride Price
22 October, 2009, 2:11 pm
Filed under: Culture, Social | Tags: ,

Poker Face
14 October, 2009, 11:45 pm
Filed under: Music | Tags:

It’s amazing how one song can be interpreted in so many different styles by different artists.

Chris Daughtry

Mika – I totally love how he completely changed the style to his!

Jillian Marie Thomas, Active Singaporean Musician on YouTube

The Original One: Lady Gaga