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Hishamuddin Rais in Tokyo: Sushi News 1, 2 & 3! 5

Hishamuddin Rais in Tokyo: Sushi News 1, 2 & 3!

ricecooker note: With the Ramadan upon us, Bau-Bau Cafe closed for renovation, leaving The Ricecooker Shop feeling very lonely on the verandah. I’ve been there a few times when I’m free enough to go...

Hishamuddin Rais: Berfikir & Bergerak 4

Hishamuddin Rais: Berfikir & Bergerak

BERFIKIR DAN BERGERAK oleh Hishamuddin Rais Dari mana datangnya ilmu pengetahuan? Sekali imbas kelihatan soalan ini cukup lekeh. Mungkin ada yang akan ketawa kerana merasakan bahawa soalan ini tidak perlu dijawab kerana jawapan telah...

Hishamuddin Rais: Makan Jagung & Minum Sawit 15

Hishamuddin Rais: Makan Jagung & Minum Sawit

MAKAN JAGUNG DAN MINUM SAWIT oleh Hishamuddin Rais Harga jagung, tebu, gandum dan kelapa sawit kini semakin meninggi. Ini adalah tanda pertambahan ekonomi yang baik untuk para petani. Pendapatan para penanam jagung dan sawit...

MyKad: You Have One Too, Right? Nice! 0

MyKad: You Have One Too, Right? Nice!

Press statement by Dr Kua Kia Soong, director of Suaram, 24 August 2007 SUARAM DIRECTOR DENIED ENTRY INTO SARAWAK MYKAD IS AN ACCESSORY OF A MALAYSIAN POLICE STATE Dr Kua Kia Soong, a director...

Hishamuddin Rais: 50 Tahun Terang Bulan Terbarai 56

Hishamuddin Rais: 50 Tahun Terang Bulan Terbarai

LIMA PULUH TAHUN Terang Bulan TERBARAI oleh Hishamuddin Rais Ha ha ha! Semuanya sedang terbarai. Retak, pecah akhirnya terbarai. Ketika saya menulis ini muzik latar yang mengiringi ketikan jari saya di lap top ialah...

Joe Kidd: What To Do When You “Demam”? 25

Joe Kidd: What To Do When You “Demam”?

So I was “demam” for the last two days. In fact today, it’s the third day, and I’m still suffering from sniffles, a bit of a headache and the intermittent nicotine-withdrawal (which I must...

Hishamuddin Rais: Minyak Bulan Ogos 07 13

Hishamuddin Rais: Minyak Bulan Ogos 07

MINYAK BULAN OGOS by Hishamuddin Rais Pada 30hb Ogos 2005 dahulu harga minyak telah melintasi 80 dolar satu tong. Bulan Ogos 2007 ini nampaknya lonjakan kenaikan harga bahan bakar petrol ini sedang berulang lagi....

PandaHeadCurry: Writing Contest! 13

PandaHeadCurry: Writing Contest!

Got this on the APA yahoogroup today and I can’t wait to share it with you guys: Very fair writer Dina Zaman wrote this post (a blatant spam): “Fair and Lovely has come up...

Joe Kidd: “Your band is not playing PUNK ROCK anymore, is it?” 64

Joe Kidd: “Your band is not playing PUNK ROCK anymore, is it?”

About two weeks ago one guy turned up at the ricecooker shop, browsed through the stuff and finally stopped at my table asking me questions about my band. One of his many questions particularly...

Still… 0

Still…

Back in the early to mid-90s there’s one little band from the Singapura which me and my friends in Brickfields really dug. When they split-up I wrote to one of the band members planning...

The Records: Strictly for The Kids Who Understand What Makes Great Power-Pop! 15

The Records: Strictly for The Kids Who Understand What Makes Great Power-Pop!

Back in the late-70s, punk rock’s open-ended exuberance and will to break walls (imaginary & real) got me going ultra-obssessive about whatever sort of music that was deemed “good” out there in the brave...