Friday, April 23, 2010

Poker Party

Oh before i start....NOTICE TO MY CUSTOMERS!!!

My supplier only sent out the goods yesterday! :( Sorry for the delay! :( There's really nothing i can do cus if i wanted to rush things, id make my way to Bangkok alone but then my mom doesn't want me to cus it's unsafe and what makes it worse is...im travelling alone. Still, i apologise for keeping ya'll waiting!

Ok....LAST SAT....

I went to JW’s poker party. Honestly, I didn’t really want to put this post up but F just forwarded me something to read.

Last Friday, I met F for ice cream. After that, we went to JW’s place to play poker. Just needed to get out of my house and the state I am in. These are the kinda things you do when you are out of love, and nobody to spend your Saturday with. I bumped into AY there as well. Didn’t see AY for a long time actually. Used to hang out with all of us but he kinda stopped last year. So it was good to see him again.

The game started abit too intense, maybe cus there were like 7 guys and only 2 girls. So I guess, in poker, you start to form alliances and play mind games with your opponent so that you can win. At the same time, nobody really knew each other at the table so everyone is playing to win. Except me and F. Haha

So when AY was kinda losing quite badly to the other 2 at the table, he started “playing mind games” on them and started being rude to them. And then, boys being boys started shouting at each other and stuff happened. That’s all fine and good cause we thought AY and YOU were not going to bring the matter up, and just leave it be. Cause COME ON. It’s just a Poker party.

But then, you had to write this. “His kind have no principles, no morals and no concept of honour. For so long the drop-outs and the hooligans of Polytechnics (and the like) have instilled fear for their tendencies to resort to violence. Unlike us, they have ‘nothing to lose’, with their educations practically down the drain, we hence avoid stepping on their toes out of the fear of their unruliness.”

Honestly, I know you guys think you are damn great. Afterall, you were born with a silver/gold spoon in your mouth. Your parents treat you like kings and queens at home. You have a maid or many maids who’re cleaning up after you. And when you turn 21 and have a license, your parents buy you a car. But that doesn’t allow you to say such stuff about other people. People like us are not as fortunate as you guys. We don’t have parents who own this bank or this restaurant. Our parents don’t go for Sunday Brunches or Teas. And our parents don’t have the money to give us tuition for EVERY SINGLE SUBJECT for O or A levels so that we can do well.

People like AY and me. Our mums brought us up. We hardly have enough and we work everyday so that we have extra money to play. Come on, we are young like you as well. The things that you like to do, we do too. I admit that AY was abit rude and brash that day but did you really have to say all that about him and stereotype us?

First up, you are basically stereotyping close to 80% of Singapore’s population and I thought people like you, who are apparently “SO WELL EDUCATED” will be more forgiving and more helpful towards us. Saying things like how we often resort to violence and that we have nothing to lose unlike you guys? Please remember that it was your “esteemed” school/organization that caused a Bedok North Secondary Student to be lying in the hospital and now he’s still lying there with difficulties speaking. You say that you guys are going to be the ministers or doctors or rich businessmen in our generation. I cant imagine having you guys run our country.

“You will sooner or later have to accept the fact that you will never be better than us. Swallow your baseless pride and know where you stand. At the end of the day, you lack both the brains and the brawn to come against us. Be it in the examination hall or even at the poker table – we are above you in all fields.”


You say this in your post, Mr AC (pun intended). Let’s see who has the last laugh.

111 comments:

  1. Those people are horrible :/

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  2. hi, may i know what's the price range of the Benefit's cosmetics?

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  3. OMG! Tammy that was really well-written and I really meant it! (: You go girl. I've never known someone as obnoxious as this. So what if he took A levels?! I've plenty of friends who took A levels and are in universities studying medicine/law, NEVER ONCE have they looked down on me. FYI not all people who go to poly had a double digit L1R5.

    I guess it just goes to show his shallow character huh. When he can't win he cries like a little b****. What a loser!

    Btw I think you write really well despite not going to JC. (:

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  4. whats the meaning of pun intended?

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  5. Just read your post, I feel you, I was in jc for a short while, and evantually dropped to a polytechnic, and really have to say, let this "esteemed" people be a source of motivation to propel you further in life! I had to comment cause I echo your sentiments, been through it during my jc days!

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  6. dont understand why people born with a silverspoon are always looking down at people who are not as rich as them. and tammy, dropping out from a polytechnic is not a sin, i think your brave enough to do it for your dreams. besides, you have your shops and there are still many such examples in singapore. srsly dont get those rich Fs. 

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  7. why so proud?! such a disgrace to his "kind"

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  8. likewise with the rugby game.......... they got no balls to take a punch

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  9. whaa. i like your post. Don't know why people like them so arrogant when there's like nothing to proud about.

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  10. ahhaha laughing my ass off!! a poker party can 'escalate' to this? what childish friends you have! better in brains brawn boobs butt so whatttt. they all have the mentality of a preschool kid

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  11. ahhhh rich kids and their esteemed superiority.. argh. yuck.

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  12. I like the way you express yourself. Well-written! :)

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  13. you very poor? you can buy such a good camera, can party like a high lifer and live in a condo? Don't you think your life is the same like them? You are just comparing or you just can't handle criticism

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  14. Was it aaron chew? Read his blog and wth srsly??? Write until so chim he think he writing compo? So act for what zzz. Anyway well said i like your post.

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  15. dont think you acsi very big fuck, lame low edcuated shit, poker poor fuck face

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  16. That guy is ACS right? Buggers like them are damn screwed up...

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  17. interesting post that you wrote....Rich kids that always brag about their money and stuff i really find them funny.....i mean seriously so what if you are rich...all those stuff u have are bought by YOUR parents not yourself with your hard-earned money so there's nothing to proud of and even still, look down on others.Whereas i do really admire those people who work for themselves and things that they wanted and of cos get to the top through hardwork.Never look down on anyone,maybe one day that person will be better than u in any field and u may even need his help.(just a point of view of mine and sorry for my bad english haha :-D )

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  18. i honestly like this post i dont know why but i guess its because you stand up for poly kids like me hahahaha way to go tammy 

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  19. meaning hes from acjc!

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  20. Omg tt person is a snob!!! He's like some irritating villian in a movie pls. So v annoying! He'll get his retribution soon!

    So what if ppl dropped out from poly? U have a business & is doing rather well, at least other ppl have gd characters and all but that brat has nah uh!

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  21. How bout we beat the crap outta him too. Hahahaha, just kidding.

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  22. oh please i entered poly with single digit r5. what makes jc ppl better?

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  23. the person is an AC boy who has the initials AC

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  24. I LIKE THIS POST. fucking cant stand those born rich people as well. fuck them ask them suck cock la. they think they are so high~~~~ up just cos of their PARENTS' money. if they are that good, ask them to earn from scratch themselves. if not, they will never have my respect. NEVER.

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  25. Love this post!!!! Screw that person! So what if he went to a JC, there's still a chance that he may end up jobless. And he's personality's like <-> this short only.

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  26. well written, tammy. you've just proved him wrong with the eloquence of your post. and im saying this from a "esteemed" background of studying in a local JC and Uni.
    just because he stereotypes doesn't mean we should also. it's good to keep our own sense of society and stay grounded.

    cheers to you :D

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  27. do not associate other ac schools with the one you are talking about

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  28. Hi Tammy may I know when will the 2nd batch of polkadots maxi arrive? Thank you

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  29. He's the kind that make students from better schools look like assholes. I actually have friends from super well to do families that get superb grades, right up till uni, plenty of those friends. Loser. It's only AC, it's merely a poker game. Why get so uptight? He has no self-respect, talking like that. Cuz he looks so brainless and has low EQ. After all that studying it's AMAZING he don't understand what different backgrounds means and couldn't be more level headed. Oh dear, with all that prime education, who resorted to violence? -_-

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  30. Hey Tammy, don't worry. You're already more successful than them at such a young age. So what do they have to be arrogant about? Riches not earned by them are nothing as compared to your hard work built from scratch and your business being such a success.

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  31. There's definitely everything to be proud about. Look at yourself, and look at us. HOW do you compare? And if you people were to run the country, our country would be in a bigger mess and our forefather's efforts would have come to a complete waste. Singapore would become a third world country with no direction because of incapable leaders like you all. Some just don't make the cut to be a leader. We try to pity you all. We really do. But looking at how pathetic you guys can be at times, we cannot help but laugh. Advice to AY: Lose graciously, and shut up. 
    Oh, and even though our parents sponsor our tuition fees for every single subject, the brains play a major part in achieving good grades in our examinations. It's not solely based on tuition. So admit it, you guys can't do well in the national examinations? Admit that it's because you all cannot prioritize properly and would rather spend your time lurking in the void decks rather than reading a proper book. 

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  32. Hello i'm so so so so sorry if this is liek totally irrelevant D:
    But do you have any idea on where i can find iron on studs? thank you :)

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  33. Wow, I was just talking to some friends about the same thing today. We're from neighbourhood schools and apparently since my some of my friends went to prestigious JCs, they found out that neighbourhood school kids like us get labelled NSK or NHK (Neighbourhood School Kia) and how my friend had this guy ask him, "Why do you only have ONE car in your family?"

    True, we may not be rich, neither are we born with the connections or backdoors to ensure that we will never need to worry about having to put food on the table. But I can say one thing's for sure -- We're definitely more grounded and practical than them because we've been through hardship, we're brought up to be independant.

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  34. I guess is normal to come arcoss people like this. The world is filled with all sorts of people. All sorts. Who cares if he's being a shallow bitch right? Fuck it!

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  35. TAMS! u totally FTW! :D

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  36. this is a classic example of the pot calling the kettle black.

    both of you are guilty for over-generalizing and stereotyping. there are cocks from polys and there are cocks from JCs. similarly, some JC kids, although filthy rich, are generous and kind hearted, whereas some poly kids, also filthy rich, are generous and kind hearted.

    this is a ridiculous post. it seems to me that you are angry at where u are today, and you are finding a convenient outlet to vent. 

    don't. the dude is obviously trying to illicit a response from u. n u fell for it.

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  37. http://aaronhchew.blogspot.com/ - looks like a prick

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  38. people like that never ever fail to make my blood boil! and they actually have the delusion that they're better people?! arrogant nincompoops.

    (ahaha i'm laughing over the word nincompoops)

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  39. Eh so what If they are rich & Atas man.
    Let's see what they are without their parents..
    Can't stand people who are arrogant just because they have an upperhand in the game!

    Go suck balls.

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  40. Large percentage of students taking a and o levels do not have tuition, Tammy. Shouldn't make sweepIng statements. It requires plenty of hardwork to get there too. Just to let yknow. No ther intentions :)

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  41. what a bunch of arrogant ppl, tsk tsk! well-written (:

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  42. dont you think YOU'RE just as guilty of stereotyping these people?

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  43. dont stereotype all AC people like that too Tammy...

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  44. he just sounds like a sore loser (: and i think e rugby incident just threw his own words back at him, look whose schoolmates have no principles and no morals

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  45. That guy's so rude! He says he has more education, but that doesn't make him a better person AT ALL. His personality seems so bad, and the fact that he's attacking you guys in such a harsh manner through his blog is messed up.

    I love how you responded to his blog entry though. You didn't attack him back and stayed mature, showing that YOU'RE the better person. :-D

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  46. tammy, i used to think that you're rich because you have one of the most popular blogshop in sg. I eventhough that after you have your own business at such age, you will be very proud when you are outside. however, after this post you make me change my mindset about you. (ps; eventhough i don't know you in real life)

    i wish you all the best, hope that you will continue studying fashion ? and design more beautiful clothes and become one of the best designer. :)

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  47. honestly, i think your friend deserves it. when he decides to join a poker game, did he not expect to lose AT ALL? he lost, and then decided he didn't deserve to lose, he got angry. when he flared up at the other guys, did he expect the others to just take it all in? because AY is your friend and you can relate to him and you feel that the post was also directed at you (school dropout), you are obviously biased.

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  48. It's either that their school didn't cover on the subject civic moral education or that they simply too thick to absorb it. Yes, they are rich. But i guess only in the material wise they can brag. Society let-down worms, thousands of people are waiting to see 'em fall. See what else they have when they no longer have the chunks of paper money to throw at people. (Y)

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  49. Nicely written tammy. Nobody should look down on "kids like us"

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  50. their mums forgot to give them tuition on characters/personality! thats why they fail! :>

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  51. Tammy has shown herself to have a flair for writing. Her delivery of such a righteous polemic about the unneeded disparaging comment of one individual is commendable. Her guts to step up and make a well thought through rebuttal, admirable. Sibei Fierce. Score : A- ( For the lack of length )

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  52. basically they are proud of their parents. not themselves. its their parents or grandparents achievement. not theirs. they are living off their parents wealth and they still have the cheek to boast abt it. if they are really capable. they shouldnt use their parents money.Earn your first salary in the working society. For that everyone will look up to u and u dont hv to look down on them.  i guess they should just be more humble till they really make a name for themselves w/o their parents help. Till then, they can look down on anyone as much as they could. but dont ever forget. u may be rich. but u are not the wealthiest. Or even u may be the wealthiest n cocky. but u wouldnt have any one around u being true to u.

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  53. Kudos for a well written piece Tammy. =)
    What i would like to say is that these people have no idea what they're doing. And they're only where they are because of their parent's money.

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  54. excuse me? what if you were one of those people who couldnt do well even if they tried really hard? you're such a disgrace that such things are actually coming out of your dirty mouth, and i totally feel sorry and ashamed for your parents to spending money on people like you to educate them, but yet not teaching them the basics of life. 

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  55. Could be any of the other AC schools, not just ACJC

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  56. Honestly, you guys need to stop generalising. I know Aaron and I am from an AC school, not his school. Not all AC people are like that, he represents the minority. Aaron may appear like a snobbish prick but a blog's a blog right? You write out your feelings at the spur of the moment, just like you do Tammy. What he wrote by dissing all the non-school-goers and whatever not is obviously not right, but dude, it's not right for you to generalise and flame all AC guys or girls.

    Btw, for those who don't get the pun - AC - Aaron Chew and also because he's from AC.

    Small world by the way, didn't know Tammy could get to know Aaron...?

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  57. Furthermore, he does have a point in his entry. You guys should not generalise and stereotype.

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  58. exactly... just because you're in a poly doesnt mean you're not smart. many people from renowned elite sec instituitions enrolled into polys because they had their minds set on what they wanted to achive in life. they felt that junior colleges offer a programme too general. i actually respect those in polys as much if not more than those in junior colleges.

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  59. Well this is reality. Face it

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  60. What a snob!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  61. uh, i dun tink she stereotype ac? it's the person intitials i guess. LOL. why so agitated? jus read n move on dude.

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  62. Hey... I'm an AC kid but despite that, I completely understand how you feel.

    Me and a lot of my friends got into that school purely based on our hard work and sweat but those kids come in because their parents are alumni and stuff like that- and they are really arrogant in school. So i totally understand how you feel.

    But I just wanted to say that don't get the impression that all of us are rich and spoilt! That dude is probably just spoilt and elitist! So yeah, just ignore him (-:

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  63. hey tammy you're not with the C guy already right? i saw him in np last night and he was dancing intimately with another girl. sorry if this affected you but yeah.. :/

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  64. Tammmyyyy! You should set up formspring!

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  65. '<span>I wna talk to you, I wna get the questions in my head answered. But I can't,I know what will be the outcome and its not something nice'</span>
    you shd let him go darling. just ask him those questions. let him confirm those puzzles even though theres a high chance its not smth nice. then you'll be able to let go easier cos there wont be any hope left.

    stay strong.

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  66. i understand where you're coming from but this post kinda made you bow down to his level... not worth it girl! xoxo

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  67. Hi Tammy, know you do advertoial for blogshops.
    May i know how can i contact you for further info?
    should i email you? 

    Thanks! :)

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  68. not everyone needs tuition plsssss. i cn get into jc without tuition

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  69. so much stereotyping going on in this post i don't even know where to begin.

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  70. Why are you so sour? Seems to me like you simply took his post personally just because you're a school dropout. You are blaming your poor performance in school in the past on the fact that you didn't (or couldn't) engage tutors for every subject. Just because someone has tuition for everything, doesn't mean they will do well. Just because someone doesn't have tuition for anything, doesn't mean they will not do well. Many people have topped their classes or even schools without the help of tutors. It's all about hard work. YOU chose not to put in effort in your studies in the past. You are where you are now because of you and not anything, or anybody else. You may see your situation now in a positive light, what with your shop doing well. However, you did drop out of school after all. You could be doing much better with a polytechnic diploma or an A level cert, who knows? Therefore you take offence at his post and use this opportunity to channel your anger and bitterness.

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  71. which manufacturer do you go to in thailand? any to reconmend ?  

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  72. Come on, you don't need your parents to provide money to give you tuition for every single subject, just to be educated. Money might be essential to education, but if you prove yourself to be worthy, money is only a subsidiary.

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  73. <span>Tammy, you met a very very very mean guy. But i just wanna say, not everyone in good schools has maid and goes to tuition. i have been in "top schools" as people may call them all along. And i never had a maid. My parents both work really hard and i had a baby sister since secondary school. I never had tuition and just studied hard myself and at the same time, took care of my sister. I know many many people who are like me. its not just tuition and maids that make us who we are. we don't go clubbing or drinking or parties or shopping or play lan.. when you may be enjoying yourself till late at night we are at home eating our books, doing assignments and burning midnight oils.... its all hard work tammy. well-to-do people are still the minority. don't stereotype us too please</span>

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  74. @Guest,

    I bet you cant get into a reputable JC without tuition. Unless your mom or dad is a teacher. And besides, EVERYONE in a reputable school takes tuition, whether in a form of a real tutor/teacher or even from a friend. Because EVERYONE wants to excel. It's the hunger in them that pushes them and im sure people like yourself dont what it takes.

    =)

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  75. I agree with Anonymous. Cause life's that way, it's unfair. You just have to take it, and swallow it. You work hard for it, but still can't achieve it, that's your problem.

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  76. "kids like us" you mean losers doing nothing constructive to their future in their life?

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  77. NOT TRUE. NOT TRUE AT ALL. LOL. Seriously, if u read the whole post post, and youre a poly student, you wont be saying this.

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  78. thats not true la anon. u cant do it say la. i scored 8 points for o lvl without tuition. in a lvl hardly eanyone take tuition

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  79. anon if u cannot do it. its also wrong for u to stereotype th jc people. saying people NEED tution to excel. what crap. and i believe not to look down on poly students or ite or whatever. eveyyone has a chance. but u shouldnt say as if we just because got money, we get good grades. rubbish

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  80. Anyway some clarification, that Dorothy is not me. And to that Dorothy who sounds like me, if you really exist, good for you. If you don't, screw off.

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  81. Tammy, don't worry, my boyfriend and his friends wanted to whack him as well

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  82. Guess what? I am a poly student and I did read his post. I still feel the same way. I don't take offence at his post because it was directed at "the drop-outs and the hooligans of Polytechnics" who "have instilled fear for their tendencies to resort to violence", not ALL students of polytechnics. Also, he does not mention financial status anywhere in his blog post. You are the one who has started all this rich vs poor nonsense. He was merely expressing his doubts about the personalities of school dropouts. How can we blame him, after being provoked by one such example?

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  83. That's where you're wrong. I got 7 points without tuition, without consultation, and my parents never interefered in my studies. All my own efforts. Don't be so sour just because you had all the tuition in the world and still ended up with 18 points for Os :)

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  84. It's not AC la now who is stereotyping please.

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  85. Sorry but I take offence at the AC part.

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  86. AC - AARON CHEW.

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  87. Dear Anon, are you from a reputable school? Do you know even know anyone from a reputable school? I for one have never had tuition in my entire life, i achieved six points, got into a reputable JC and majority of my friends find tuition a waste of time and money. Success in school does not depend on whether your parents can afford tuition or not. It's your own determination, hard work and i suppose, to a certain extent, intelligence.

    It's a pity you never learnt that. You might have actually done better in school.

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  88. i have to say that i'm pretty disappointed after reading this post. I've always admired you, for being so innovative and creative and successful. This post however just seems highly biased and immature. I was from a top JC as well but i've never once looked down on any poor, poly-educated or school dropout. Heck, look at you, you're the perfect example! you dropped out of school but you have accomplished so much at such a young age - not many people can do it and that's amazing.

    To stereotype us as people who get where we are in life because of our rich parents and only getting good grades because of tuition is ridiculous. Aaron sounds like a snob but he is right in saying that your friend lost - deal with it. and judging from his post, it seems like your friend made comments about Aaron's background and stereotyping him FIRST.

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  89. i must say i was being pretty biased however how'd you feel if you're me and being looked dwn at? This sentence " For so long the drop-outs and the hooligans of Polytechnics (and the like) have instilled fear for their tendencies to resort to violence. Unlike us, they have ‘nothing to lose’, with their educations practically down the drain, we hence avoid stepping on their toes out of the fear of their unruliness" REALLY PISSED ME OFF. Sorry if i offended you. Really. but for me to get my pt across i kinda had to be biased.

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  90. Hey, i understand. Thanks for explaining it. I take back what I said about you being immature. I guess if i were in your shoes, I would gotten mad and defended myself and my friends as well.
    I'm still a fan of yours! xx

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  91. Please don't overgeneralize, Tammy. I've never had tuition for any core subject in my life and still managed to get raw six points for Os and doing pretty well in a top JC now, while at the same time running a relatively successful blogshop. My parents aren't super rich and they work really hard to support my brother and I (he got six points too). Singapore's education is so heavily subsidized that students pay next-to-nothing for government secondary schools and a few hundred dollars a month for IP schools, so there's very little question about whether wealth has a part to play in getting into good schools. Singapore is a meritocratic society so if you're smart, you get advantages. That's really the baseline.

    You can't blame us for wanting to get ahead and get good grades, because it's only natural to want to excel and do well. We don't want to waste our brains by simply having fun now then regretting it later. We usually don't go clubbing or partying or hanging out past midnight or smoking or getting tattoos or having crazy boyfriend troubles or playing pool or playing lan. Most of us have nice clean wholesome fun in school, in CCA, and at home with friends and yes, a lot of studying is involved in the life of JC kids.
    I have many ACS friends, and most of them aren't rich or have famous parents or born with everything handed to them. The vast majority get into the ACS family by their sheer good results. Just compare the PSLE cut-off-point or the entrance requirements of ACS(I) with the rest of Singapore's good secondary schools like the Raffles and Hwachong families, and you'll find that the scores are almost comparable. Meaning that yes, they MIGHT be rich, but guess what? They're smart too. Which is more than what can be said about most polytechnic students. And you can't deny that ACSIB consistently tops the WORLD for their IB scores.
    The point is that Tammy, don't overgeneralize. Make personal attacks on Aaron if you want, but don't defend yourself by slamming JC students that have worked hard to get where they are today. Harder than you have, that's for sure. Nothing to do with our parents' money (in fact I have many classmates living in HDB flats, which would imply you're actually more well-off than they are), but everything to do with our hard work and innate intelligence. For your future reference, sweeping statements are really bad and are just going to manage to piss off a lot more people than you intended to. Oh yeah we learnt that in GP so I don't blame you for not knowing.

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  92. Education is priceless, haven't you heard of that? I believe that with sheer determination, you will eventually excel in your studies. Your post has greatly disappointed me. I've never ever looked down at 'drop-outs' but your post has left me food for thoughts. Firstly, you classify highly educated people as rich children. I beg to differ. Not all people do well because of the tuition that they received. Hard work is the root of success and by writing "And our parents don’t have the money to give us tuition for EVERY SINGLE SUBJECT for O or A levels so that we can do well" you are undermining the efforts of those people who have worked so hard to achieve their own success.

    Secondly, your friend started the argument FIRST. You have to admit that your friend was a downright sore loser that day. Surely the other party wouldn't have felt good playing with a sore loser. AC's post was a tad harsh but maybe you should knw what made him do so.
    Lastly, the AC part is really offensive.

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  93. A Polytechnic graduateMay 7, 2010 at 3:55 AM

    I totally agree with dontangst. As much as stereotyping and generalizing makes life easier sometimes, we can't deny that people generalize because of their own selfish reasons. You generalize people from esteemed schools as most being born rich and proud of themselves. Yes, indeed there are people like that. Why? They have all the right to feel proud of their academic achievements, but of course that does not grant them arrogance. I guess some studied too much, and forgot about how society is changing. He forgot to give thought about emerging intelligent poly kids who just simply chose poly over JC. He forgot because he's in his own comfort zone. Pity him for that. He'll never be able to run Singapore being as shallow minded as he currently is. He obviously does not know about changing societal trends in Singapore. Anyhow, Poly or JC kids, or even ITE, don't jump to judging these individuals. Look at the leaders all around the world, ranging from being poor to being school drop-outs to have being bankrupt, they have risen from their own sheer determination to work towards what they believe in. Anyone from any schools can do that. And again, that friend of yours proves to be still an immature 17/18 year-old JC sheltered kiddo. Like how many teenagers our age normally would go, "aiya fuck him la". 

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  94. A Polytechnic graduateMay 7, 2010 at 4:26 AM

    Indeed. Sorry Tammy, Guest is right. I guess a certain level of maturity is needed to understand. Before you start getting defensive, I'm not implying that you aren't mature. You are still young. You will meet more people in future and your horizons will be broadened. Same for your AC 'friend'.

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  95. A Polytechnic graduateMay 7, 2010 at 4:30 AM

    I find it funny that tastelikekisses liked Anonymous's comment, but not this particular one by Guest, who actually makes so much more sense than Annoymous. 

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  96. It's true that some people are born more priveledged then others, but not all of them are like that. You people are getting mad about being stereotyped, but think about it. Aren't you stereotyping the rich kids as well? Not all rich kids are selfish, arrogant and think they rule the world. I go to a private school and its filled with kids who are filthy rich. But none of them brag about it. They don't go flaunting their money around, talking as if they ruled the world. It all draws down to upbringing.

    And, I know I'm gonna get flamed by this but it was Andrew's fault for getting all riled up in the first place. Their both at fault. Andrew for getting angry at his loss, and Aaron for escalating the matter.

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  97. I am not referring to ALL rich kids?! Ive friends who are frking rich and from good schools and they r awesome ppl! I AM ONLY REFERRING TO AARON AND HIS FRIENDS.

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  98. And, you stated in your post that you thought AY or AC wouldn't bring the matter up. (so why are you escalating it yourself) But watching the video, AY posted it on FACEBOOK and AC blogged about it. So why are you only slamming AC for the things he said? And AY being a bit rude and brash? I dont think calling someone a fucker is "a bit" rude.

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  99. it doesn't mean that a child from AC school have to be rich! my aunt is poor, living in 3flat room but she could afford to send her son to HWA CHONG!

    C'mon tammy, you're just trying to protect your friend (i didn't say it was wrong) but you should really think who is wrong and who is right.

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  100. well you are only talking about the minority. do you wish to compare the percentage of single digit scorers in jcs to polys? 

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  101. i agree with anonymous. its not the tuition which does the job. it is about the amount of discipline you instill in studying for your exams, and of course your intellectual abilities. by saying all these, im not despising you poly kids, but showing you all the harshness of your every action taken in the past

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