19 Apr '17, 1pm

5 hilarious comebacks over inaccurate portrayal of Singapore in Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders

5 hilarious comebacks over inaccurate portrayal of Singapore in Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders

If you watch American TV drama Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders, you may have come across an episode that was set in Singapore, featuring a group of investigators on a case of two missing American flight attendants. It may seem pretty awesome to be featured on screen again - but the thing is, the episode didn't quite portray Singapore accurately at all. In fact, netizens are slamming the show for painting a stereotypical portrayal of Singapore. Think chewing gum ban and you get the idea. Enter local blogger Lee Kin Mun, better known as mrbrown, who has taken to social media to respond to all the inaccuracies in the episode, even calling it out for not being Beyond Borders, but "beyond stupid". The deadpan satirical humour from mrbrown, who takes on the persona of Kim Huat, "Singapore's No. 1 Police TV Show Fan", has left viewers in stitches and drawn approval from fellow Sin...

Full article: http://news.asiaone.com/news/singapore/5-hilarious-comeba...

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