Memories are precious
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When you get to 60… how many more birthdays do you have?

Jack Yuen Jul 9 2017
broken galaxy s7 in jersey pocket
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How NOT to carry a phone in your cycling jersey pocket.

Jack Yuen Mar 3 2017
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Value – not to be confused with money.

Jack Yuen Aug 16 2015
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It does not matter what you do – you will piss someone off

Jack Yuen Jul 22 2015

Getting older? Why bother?

Jack Yuen Jul 10 2015
Posts From the monthly archives: "November 2012"

The making of TIME


Time plays such a major part of our lives. When we get bored, we find ways to kill time. But time never ever dies… When we are unproductive, we waste time. But we never ever have find a rubbish tip to bury all the time that we have wasted. When we are busy, we find…(Read More)

My wife recently took off on a holiday to Europe and Japan for almost 6 weeks. After her return, she was in pain for a couple of months from a wrist injury – and she admits it was from carrying around all her shopping during her trip. That is why I don’t go on holidays…(Read More)

Fifty Shades of blame


Some of you may know of someone else who has read the book “Fifty Shades of Grey” I have not. But it has been a roaring success for the writer and the book sellers. And whenever there is success, there is blame. Such as the recently reported case of a woman blaming the book for…(Read More)

The secret message in the fortune cookie

The cookie crumbles


…and there is nothing much you can do about it In a Chinese fortune cookie, it doesn’t matter how the cookie crumbles , the message inside remains the same as the day out the baker buried it in there. Who would have thought that the Chinese fortune cookie is meant to be a glimpse of…(Read More)

The 80/20


An Italian guy in 1906 observed that 80% of the land in Italy was owned by 20% of the population. Then a bit closer to home for him, he also observed that 20% of pods in his pea garden gave him 80% of the peas. So began the Pareto Principle, which was turned into the…(Read More)

I don’t have ‘hands free’ in my ute. So, I do not talk on the phone when I am driving (for various reasons besides being illegal). But I consistently see other drivers engaged in the ‘one hand steering’ mode because the other is busy cradling their phone… It gives me the shits. …And then…(Read More)