07 Feb '11, 5am

Can't believe we're the actually the 2nd COOLEST nationality in the world when it's so f*cking HUMID here. #sgedu

WITH a population of just over five million people, Singaporeans have emerged as the second coolest nationality in the world. According to travel site CNNGo, author Barry Neild ranked Singaporeans above the Japanese, Koreans and American counterparts in terms of the 'cool' factor. With a population that is highly computer-literate, the author claims that 'Singapore is a geek central and its people can claim their rightful place as avatars of modern cool'. However, some netizens disagreed with author Barry Neild and felt that Singaporeans are simply not cool. Our 'kiasu' nature and uptight behaviour were cited as reasons for Singaporeans missing the 'cool' mark. But what do Singaporeans themselves think? RazorTV took to the streets to discover if Singaporeans are cool, and who should be the nation's coolest national icon.

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