Wednesday, April 21, 2010
春天花会开 鸟儿自由自在 ~~~~
农历新年过了差不多两个月, 韩国的樱花（sakura) 才慢条斯理的开苞 ~~
这星期终于可以唱杜德伟的歌了 “哟！脱掉 脱掉 脱掉.......... 外套脱掉 ” ^o^
噢，抱歉。 不会上载热裤党的照片，以免AhBeng们流鼻血不止。哈！ 其实是没有拍到啦！
Saturday, April 10, 2010
Took some photos with my grandma when i went back to Msia for Chinese New Year. My sis tagged me in the photo in facebook yesterday and i cant help thinking of my grandma and the little village called Kampung Ayer Kala (near Lenggong) which i spent my 2 yrs primary school life there before i moved to Seremban. 'Kampung' means village in Malay language. There used to be an army camp next to it because during 1950's to 1970's when Malaya or later called Malaysia fight with the communist of Malaya, Lenggong is a black area.
Though never go to school, my grandma is a very tough lady with great wisdom. Her philosophy of life affected me very much. She can speak native Malay language (bahasa pasar) very well and she enjoy watching Bollywood movies even though she doesn't understand a word. Haha!
Oh, i missed my grandma. And my grandpa passed away some 15 yrs ago. He was a wise man too and he enjoyed smoking on the tobacco planted by himself. Hehe! My father's family use to plant tobacco in the farm. Believe me, you still can smell the tobacco in one of our store room even after 10 yrs. My uncles never plant tobacco any more but continue with their rubber tapping business.
Used to traveled with friends driving my my one week old car along half of the East coast of Peninsular Malaysia in searching for delicious food right after i graduated in 2004. Still can remember that we ate till no feeling of hungrry anymore in one week time. We travel from Kuala Lumpur - B.Mertajam- Penang-Ipoh-Taiping-Ayer Kala, Lenggong --KL again.
Let me talk more on Lenggong, the place where i born in my grandma's room according to my mum. Lenggong (less than 2 hrs from Ipoh) is half way between K.Kangsar and Gerik (near Thailand). Gerik is connected by East-West highway to Kelantan (near West coast of Peninsular Msia). In East-West Highway, you still can see the traffic signboard that ask you to be alert on the road as there might be elephants crossing the road especially at nite. Haha!
There is one quite nice archeology museum near Lenggong (or Kota Tampan to be precise) with the oldest human remains and pr-historic human skeletal (called Perak Man) in Southeast Asia (if not mistaken) founded in the Tiger Cave (Gua Harimau) nearby. http://www.usm.my/arch/news.html
The former MCA president's (Datuk Seri Ong Kah Ting) hometown is there too. Here's a link to a youtube video clip made by Hong Kong documentary mentioned about Perak Man.
Lenggong is famous for its fresh water fish(河鲜) and fishball (西刀鱼丸), and pineapples pork belly (黄梨猪肚). There is one famous and good restaurant in Kampung Ayer Kala which serve plenty of good dishes. Brought my former employer to eat there after we visited a potential project site in Pulau Banding dam in Gerik. 'Pulau' mean island in Malay language. Act. this Pulau was a hill before the dam formed and filled with water. We still can feel our boat hit some remaining tree trunks which was left under the water sometimes.
The 2nd and the last photos show the wooden door made by my dad. Indeed, the whole double story wooden house was made by him before he got married with my mum. My boss like the wooden door very much saying that the color tone is nice due to 35 yrs of weathering. There is a clinic located next to my grandma's house. The photo of the new building near the lake was taken one month before it collapsed in 2008, another fail project by the former Perak State government (the corrupted BN government which controlled Msia since 1957). It was suppose to be a hotel. Click on the map for close view.
Thursday, April 1, 2010
Saw some high school gals appeared in the university dormitory canteen this morning. Felt nothing.
The weird thing was that there were more and more high school gals wearing short skirt walk passed me down the road to my faculty near the main gate. I was wondering how come there are so many young student visit the university early in the morning today. (On and off, some high school students from all over Korea will organized visiting trip to Yonsei University .)
Half day gone and i only came to realize that it was actually a trick of young university students (normally gals) to wear their high school uniform on the April Fools Day, which is today. Haha! What a lovely jokes. I like it! They look cute and Korean gals rock!!!!
I want to wear my high school uniform too ^^ . Malaysian school uniforms are too simple. But the good thing is they are not expensive. Thats why we look not so handsome and pretty. Uhuk...uhuk. Anyway, our hot weather year round doesn't allow us to wear fancy jacket and double layer which carry additional fashion effects. The skirt cannot be shorter above the knee so that the gals have no chance to seduce guys and they can concentrate on their study. Haha!
Fyi, according to Ministry of Education, science and technology Korea, starting February of 2009 banned all the Celebrities and Idol groups from appearing in the School Uniform advertisements!
This is a good move because the competition of getting more and more fancy and stylish school uniform between school is not healthy. Some uniforms might cost up to 400 000 won (350-400 USD) which are not affordable to less-wealthy family.
Attached herewith some photos of the Korean high school uniforms and those from Msia. I believe there's no need to tell you which one belongs to Msia.
Below is the article from The Star published in 2008 pertaining to the stupid claim of sexy gal students in Malaysia with their uniform that might turn men into rapist. See, our uniform are not bad, at least some "dirty-thinking-group" say it looks sexy and they cannot stand the lure.