16 Jun '11, 7am

‘S’poreans are tremendously crazy’ | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

‘S’poreans are tremendously crazy’ | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

A German TV show shares several experiences in Singapore and concludes that Singaporeans are 'truly bonkers'. (Youtube … "Singaporeans are not just crazy, they are tremendously crazy." This was the conclusion a German TV variety show, Galileo , after a tongue-in-cheek examination of several facets of Singaporean life in an episode aired in early May this year. "Imagine if you had to be checked for fever every time before you entered a shop. Sounds strange, but it is an everyday occurrence in Singapore," remarks the show's host, who proceeds to unveil the "oddities" of the island-state to prove that Singaporeans are"really bonkers". During the 15-minute clip, a Galileo reporter is shown getting his temperature taken before being allowed to enter a shopping complex and visiting a five-star "disco" columbarium that offers a laser show for the dead. The reporter calls the temp...

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