Rat-race Blog Posts

Unbecoming, not freedom

Big Brother is not watching you.The chaos you see all around you as some masterplan is not some kind of uber society manipulating you, watching you all the time, plotting against you. Except that now a days Big Brother actually is watching you and th...
by Murdockinations on Aug 31, 2015

A Goose Chase, a Snipe Hunt, and Down a Rabbit Hole

Everyone these days talks about living in the "Rat Race", "Running in Circles", going on a "Goose Chase" or "Snipe Hunt",  falling down a "Rabbit Hole",  etc. My life is so crazy I am usually dizzy, feel as if I should have some geese and s...

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Rat Race: Its Place & Time

One of my names is Joe. On paper, I’m of a certain age, but in my mind, I’m sometimes older, oftentimes (much) younger. No, no, I’m not trying to be unique, catchy or different. Just to point at something we all essentially are.Talk about being...
by HappyJoeInTheWorld on Oct 25, 2014

some thoughts on meritocracy and life in singapore

  I used to affirm Singapore’s supposed meritocratic system whereby because of education and industry one has a ‘fair’ chance of pursuing and achieving one’s ambition. Over time my praise turned to doubt and doubt turned...
by The Anglo-Sinkie Scribbles on Apr 21, 2014

Cashflow 101 Game

http://www.flickr.com/photos/37849706@N07/8775966241Yesterday, I had the chance to chat with my friend on Facebook. Although she and I were not formally introduced, she left the company before I could personally meet her, I am glad that we talk as if...
by Financial Planning For Pinoys on Jul 23, 2013

Maintain Dignity with Nursing Homes

Inevitable undeniable fact people grow old. And when people are THAT old, they have an inclination to become more and more helpless. Let’s be fair because only in being honest, especially with the self, could we reasonably handle “life...

Rat Race Rebellion

There are few pages that I visit on a daily basis but this is one of them.  Rat Race Rebellion is an excellent page with job leads.  The best part is that they have legitimate work from home jobs.  They update their page on a daily basis, except o...
by Work From Home Me on Dec 16, 2011

This is a rat race!

I woke up this morning at 9am , spent time with my family and left to work at 11am. I finished my “very nice” day in the busy restaurant atmosphere at 10.30pm. The time is now 12 o’clock at midnight … Continue reading →...
by fighting against rat race on Nov 19, 2011
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