Intermezzo: “Last Dictator Standing”

Just finished final exams, here’s something to cheer the pundits.

In case you are wondering, it is Mugabe featuring several other figures such as Gaddafi, Mao, Saddam Hussein, P.W. Botha and Idi Amin. If Zimbabwe had any significant relations with Indonesia I’m betting that Soeharto would be featured as well.

h/t Reuben (I think).

Power Rangers, Pacman, and Pork

Have you ever felt that what you learn or accept as a common knowledge while you are growing up, you kind of take it for granted now? Have you ever observed the pop-culture around you and analyze whether they are politically correct or not?

Have you ever felt that what you learn or accept as a common knowledge while you are growing up, you kind of take it for granted now? Have you ever observed the pop-culture around you and analyze whether they are politically correct or not?

I was watching a Singaporean local TV one afternoon, and Power Rangers was on. Suddenly memories of my childhood flashed back on me because I remember every Sunday morning I’d stick in front of the TV and will never miss an episode of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers.

Now that I’m older, I realize that Power Rangers might be the most politically correct children series ever.

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