Monthly Archives: July 2006

Wonderful (Maybe) Opportunities

Amongst the numerous conversations with people is the question “Why didn’t you continue to study at ACJC?” I’ve been asked that question several times when I remark on my old school days to different individuals.  As the line goes, “Who can … Continue reading

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Brain Draining yet Exhilarating*

My room at work is getting crowded. First, another Senior Fellow, Prof. Emrys Chew set up his desk on Wednesday or so. “I’m a regular Fellow but they got no private room for me,” he quipped. Well, he did his … Continue reading

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The Big One*

Scene from Top Gun the movie. Maverick (Tom Cruise) is flying with Iceman (Val Kilmer) in one of their “Hops” in the Top Gun Competition. Maverick, according to the commentary is only a few points behind Iceman. Goose (Maverick’s Radar … Continue reading

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Of deep thoughts and conversations *

“This is a think-tank people, you’re suppose to think,” Quote from the movie Executive Decision Yeah, I thought and produced a four thousand plus word essay for my first topic: How Islam has factored into Malaysia’s foreign policy. There was … Continue reading

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