Latest CNNGo.com "Say What? with mrbrown" column: mrbrown hates the haze
As surely as seasons come and go in other countries, the haze is back in Singapore. We have our Indonesian neighbors to thank for bring our air quality to as bad as 84 PSI. This time, the haze is mainly from slash-and-burn forest fires in Riau Province in Sumatra.
Our four seasons in Singapore seem to be Hot, Hotter, Haze, Monsoon Rains.
ASEAN’s solution to all this is, of course, to have a meeting with each other where the parties affected by the haze can meet the parties causing the haze, and watch the hazy lot shrug their shoulders.
Someone even took a photo of the Merlion, which had stopped throwing up water. I believe it is the haze giving the Merlion asthma, and he forgot his inhaler. I suggest the Merlion see a doctor and get a few days of medical leave.
Or at least get an indoor gig. (cont'd)