23 Jun '16, 9am

Here are some pet peeves that probably every Singaporean has yet plays dumb in. More at

They say that ignorance is bliss, and we agree. In situations that we would much rather stay uninvolved in, we tend to resort to our convenient cover-ups, pretending to have no awareness of what is going on. Here are five situations every Singaporean plays dumb in . 1. Walking past someone who gives out flyers Remember the people you ignored and walked past this morning? The ones who were trying to hand you flyers and a free copy of the newspaper? We always pretend to be busy on our phones to mask our guilt for ignoring them. Yes, we do notice them, but no, we don't want to carry a stack of newspapers or flyers throughout our train ride. WE WON'T ACKNOWLEDGE YOU, EVEN IF YOU SHOVE IT IN OUR FACES. 2. People asking to share our dinner tables No, we do not actually have eight other people joining us for dinner, but we definitely do not want some stranger sharing the table wi...

Full article: https://www.youth.sg/Peek-Show/2016/6/Five-situations-eve...

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