A Rose By Any Other Name Would Smell As Sweet, An Ice-Cream By Any Other Name Would be Priced Cheaper

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The following is a repost from a Facebook post I made on 18 March 2015. Some edits are made to make it a more interesting read, and/or with additional commentary

Ever heard of Häagen-Dazs? Ok, without resorting to google searches, or any kind of resources except your brain, guess where the brand comes from?

Done? Now go google it, or just check wikipedia. Prepare to be mind blown.

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Fast and Furious Driving Is Not the Only Way to Drive

Funny that I couldn't find a still image from the movie that looked fas and furious. Here's something from Burnout Paradise
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The following is a repost from a Facebook post I made on 17 March 2015. Some edits are made to make it a more interesting read, and/or with additional commentary

There’s a trend I noticed among my peers. When most of them drive, they gotta go fast. Of course, time is of the essence, spending less time on the road by going as fast as possible so you would avoid potential traffic jams or accidents that seem to always plague the streets of Malaysia should be a no-brainer. There’s even a sport based on being fastest to finish some laps in a closed circuit as fast as possible. Surely the best way to drive is to go fast, right?

Not quite.

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