Thursday, July 30, 2009
I thoroughly enjoyed reading this article on reporting on the Supreme Court.
A tribute to a hero - Aung San Suu Kyi.
An untimely death - more than an obituary of Yasmin Ahmad. I agree with everything he says - it was my experience as a Malay in Singapore too. (via Jamie Tan)
I had never heard of William F. Buckley until I moved here. In May, we heard Christopher Buckley talk with Calvin Trillin about his famous, intimidating father; it was fun and funny. Whatever your political persuasion, this is a fascinating read.
My American education continues with this lesson in Bay Area slang (via cbslocalblogs):
And a new (to me) singer from my part of the world - Zee Avi of Malaysia: