A mirror of the current state of the world: too many people watch the same few movies.
I argued that lower caste jobs such as toilet cleaners, dish washers and the likes need to be paid more but my friend argued that raising their wage does not help the social standing of these jobs. Huh!? I do not think that my friend meant that people filling these unwanted jobs ought to be […]More
Sweden is written as 瑞典 in Chinese characters and it is pronounced as “rui dian”, which is the pronunciation in China’s capital language Mandarin. Some time further up China’s history, when the capital language was the predecessor of China’s Min Nan language such as Teochew and Hokkien, 瑞典 is pronounced as “swee din”.More
In the past, there were the rich and the poor. There are also the rich and the poor at present. It also follows that the future will comprise both the rich and poor as well. It boggles one’s mind to insist the usefulness of industrialisation, as well as improved goods and services post-industrialisation, if these […]More