I’m now up to my nose in car-related bills amounting up to >$2K per month. That’s above half my paycheck every month!
These and so many others are reasons why Singapore is not paradise on Earth. I hope the author of that Quora post can live life as a normal, middle-income Singaporean (without his generous expat package) before commenting about the “greatness” of this country.
Falsehoods, half truths and weak analyses that are sometimes self contradictory are the common themes that run throughout Theodore’s essay. It reflects deep seated ignorance and weak intellectual ability on the author. It brings shame to Stanford and other world class universities Theodore is associated with.
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