Daily SG: 11 May 2011

Singapore 2011 General Elections
A vote for change
– Article 14: Change?
– Sam’s Thoughts: An Open Letter to Minister Vivian Balakrishnan
– The Gigamole Diaries: Doing the right operation….. ala Dr Vivian Balakrishnan
– Molitics: Expect no Change, Singapore
– Yawning Bread: The apology manifesto
– funny little world: “From whence we came”: A young Singaporean’s reponse to MM Lee’s comments.
– laïcité: The ugly side of pragmatism
– My Singapore News: Time to depoliticise community organizations
– Think Happiness: Send message to leaders of Holland-Bukit Timah GRC
– CogitAsia: Politics in the Lion City: Toward an “Orchid Evolution”?
– Gwee Li Sui FB: Solomon Grundy – Singapore Version

Post 2011 GE Analysis
– Yawning Bread: How and when did you decide? Part 1
– Sgpolitics: Can the SDP become a mainstream opposition party?
– Figuring how faith fits into this world: Post-General Elections 2011 : Reflections of a Christians

Aljunied
– Eleven Years and Counting: Low Thia Khiang – The Master Strategist and General [Thanks Chin Leng]
– New Nation: Post coitus care: What happens after the climax?
– Singapore Notes: Calling It Quits
– Think Happiness: Update from Aljunied resident: Challenging Times

Potong Pasir
– New Nation: Mending a broken Potong Pasir
– Singapore Notes: Violence Against Democracy
– Yahoo: Police stop Potong Pasir petition signing session
– EDMW: A photo-tribute to Mr Chiam See Tong

Other post GE thoughts
– guanyinmiao’s musings: A Second Chance For Miss Tin Pei Ling
– Arra’s World: What Has Been Learnt From GE2011, I Wouldn’t Trade It For A Kate Spade Endorsment
– Hun Boon: Life after the General Election
– Where Bears Roam Free: Jurong Town Council employee’s sacking smells foul
– The Temasek Review: PAP membership of Jurong TC manager who sacked NSP supporter censored by state media
– Mr Wang Says So: Jurong Town Council Employee Sacked …. Allegedly for Supporting the Opposition
– Charlotte Rilakkuma FB: Infamous quotes by the PAP… empty promises.. insults that mock us
– Balderdash: “Can Singapore cope with the Trojan horse of democracy?” – you can’t make this shit up!
– My Very Own Glob: Goh Chok Tong Analogy Contest

The Noose
– Yahoo: SPP, WP offered NCMP seats
– The Malaysian Insider: 60pc of vote, 93pc of seats?
– Guardian: Singapore is taking the first steps to true democracy
– Forbes: One Party But Not Just One Outcome
– The Economist: A win-win election?
– The Urban Wire: Yammering online for Yam Ah Mee

Life, the universe and everything
– Balderdash: Review: Song Hua Jiang Restaurant (“Dog” meat)

Infoblogoramus
– Moving Higher In Souped-up Heuristically Agon MomentUTTERLY ART celebrates its 10th

Selected News Stories
– Times of India: Singapore out to beckon Indian talent
– ars technica: The hackers hacked: main Anonymous IRC servers invaded

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Daily SG: 10 May 2011

Singapore 2011 General Elections
Post 2011 GE Analysis
– New Asia Republic: Post GE: Where cows are no longer sacred
– The Kent Ridge Common: Oppositon Scorecard II: GE 2011 Aftermath
– Yawning Bread on WordPress: >But which ground to work?
– Words of the Cze by piaroh: Gambit
– pressrun.net: 2011 election scorecard for PAP and ministers
– pressrun.net: 60 per cent vote not a big drop for PAP
– The Buffet Table: The Ivory Tower
– TOC: Autocracy, belief and control
– Musings From the Lion City: GE Winners & Losers (Part 2)
– Project Lucy: GE 2011: Winners and Losers
– Thetwophilo’s Blog: Singapore Parliamentary Maths 101 [Thanks yl]
– Rachel Zeng: GE2011: Notable moments (Part 1)
– De Leviathan @ SG: Post GE 2011 Comments & Impact on Property Market.
– Social Media and Digital Marketing in Singapore: George Yeo, Aljunied GRC, The Singapore Elections And Social Media

Aljunied
– The Rot Within: Confessions of an Aljunied voter
– TOC: George Yeo’s press statement
– R3load.net: George Yeo No More Kuay Teow Hot and Nice Song [Thanks IZ]

Chiam See Tong: Mr Potong Pasir
– TOC: Chiam’s supporters rally to seek by-election in Potong Pasir (updated with video)
– Politics in Singapore: Chiam lost, TPL won, period.
– A Singaporean says: Salute to Mr Chiam, shame on voting chaos
– The Satay Club: Potong Pasir residents won’t give up

Hougang
– Balderdash: Observations from a friend who was at Hougang Stadium on Saturday night (Workers’ Party Election Assembly Point)

Oppossition Parties
– ex Chersonesus Aurea: Democrats start preparation for next GE
– TOC: Lets strive towards a First World Parliament: WP

The GRC system
– Singapore Social and Political Thoughts: The GRC System had not Failed for PAP
– Where Bears Roam Free: Birth of the GRC – history captured on video
– My Singapore News: How to bring down a GRC?

A vote for change
– Diary of A Singaporean Mind: Fellow Singaporeans, I think we have made a big mistake…
– groundnotes: The Populist, Offensive and the Middle Paths
– New Nation: PAP, be warned– Political Writings: Unjustified Angst Over George Yeo
– Edmund Tee FB: When Opposing is the Loyal, Royal Thing to do. [Thanks Wancheng]
– TOC: The battle for 2016 starts now
– TOC: A new hope
– My Political Soapbox: And SM shoots himself in the foot again
– The Long and Winding Road: Reflections on the morning after
– Blogging for Myself: Autopilot and the Two-Party system
– Singapore Notes: No One Should Be Left Behind
– SpotlightOnSingapore: PAP soul searching: the writing is on the wall surely
– life one degree north, one-o-three degrees east: The Singapore Cabinet is PG-rated
– flaneurose: GE 2011 aftermath, random quick thoughts, and prognostications.
– Toadjuice… off the blender: Singapore Votes… congratulations Singapore!
– Critical Piece of Shit: A new era begins…
– Yahoo SingaporeScene: Polling day reflections

Other post GE stuff
– Yawning Bread on WordPress: Counting agent me too
– Jeff’s Blog: General Elections 2011 And The Fantastic Returning Officer
– my blog my life: NSP supporter sacked from Jurong Town Council after being caught selling NSP merchandise at rallies
– Dee Kay Dot As Gee: Tin Pei Ling’s Facebook posting on Cooling Off Day
– My sketchbook: Politics 101 class for PAP
– Youtube: Star Wars: George Yeo’s Last Stand – SG Elections 2011 Part 3
– Ahmad in Taiwan: Yam Ah Mee iPhone ringtone

The Noose
– Think Happiness: 2011 General Election Media Monitoring
– The Star: Opposition party celebrates first-ever election victory in GRC
– My Sinchew: Typical Singaporeans
– Free Malaysia Today: A chastened PAP
– AP: Singapore mulls changes after opposition gains
– Scoop NEws: Social media dents invincibility of Singapore’s rulers
– Yahoo: Why it’s time to end the GRC
– The Interpreter: Singapore elections: No going back [Thanks A]

Widening Income Gap
– The Thinking Fish Tank: Dissecting the Budget – Ideas To Grow Singaporeans’ Incomes

Re education
– New Asia Republic: Towards an all embracing education system

Healthcare & Healthcare Providers
– Singapore M.D.: Doctors & Nurses (and other healthcare staff)

Daily Discourse
– A Singaporean says: Scholar, Officer and Gentleman [Thanks sp]
– New Asia Republic: Why inequality is good

Life, the universe and everything
– Mr Wang Says So: Political Poems, Star Gazing and Literature Texts
– ZEYnHEXinRL: A 100% Singaporean World [via Alvinology]

Infoblogoramus
– XinYun @ SG: Event: Habitat-Barclays Bare Your Sole 2011 Charity Walk
– FB Event: CAPITAL: An art exhibition by Seelan Palay & Shikin Ali

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