And so it ends. The one event that unites so many around the world, every World Cup of football is a piece of history that warrants notice. I was rooting for the Albiceleste from the beginning of their 2014 campaign. There was immense pressure and speculation on Lionel Messi, arguably the best player in the world. Also […]Read more "World Cup 2014"
October 06, 2010 Oct 6 — Ancient peoples developed and ritualised mourning practices to express the shared grief of family and friends, and together show not fear or distaste for death, but respect for the dead one; and to give comfort to the living who will miss the deceased. I recall the ritual mourning when […]Read more "The last farewell to my wife — Lee Kuan Yew"
Damn. I get more chills (from sheer awe of the greatness) watching Queen perform on YouTube than other bands performing live in front of me. This includes Guns N’ Roses, Bon Jovi, Linkin Park, Slipknot, and Nickelback. Screw the lottery. If I had a time machine, I would go back and watch Queen at Live […]Read more "Superlative"
Greatest rock performance in history. 13.07.1985, London (Wembley Stadium), England Most of top artists of that time were present at this mega-famous festival and Queen of course had to be there. Each artist got from ten to twenty minutes for their show; no playback or soundcheck were allowed. Queen hesitated because playing without a soundcheck […]Read more "QUEEN – LIVE AID 1985"
I was just telling complaining to lingchia earlier about how our lives don’t have much black or whites anymore, but is pretty much filled to the brim with shades of grey. I guess it’s just a matter of perspective. But I’m sure you know what I mean when I say that everything is debatable, and […]Read more "Neon Genesis Evangelion (Manga)"
Michael Phelps continues murdering records and slaughtering other swimmers’ hopes at the Beijing Olympics. More on him after his events are over. Suffice to say that he is now officially the greatest athlete in human history. It’s good to be alive in these exciting times.Read more "World Record Madness"