Category Archives: Nations

Andrew Phang SC

I had a class with this guy at NUS, nifty he’s advanced so …“Then it was into the City Hall Chamber where two academics were appointed to the ranks of senior counsel – Singapore’s equivalent of the Queen’s counsel.

They are Professor Andrew Phang from the Singapore Management University and Professor Tan Cheng Han, the Dean of the Law Faculty at the National University of Singapore.

Singapore now has 37 senior counsel.

While they represent the best the legal profession here has to offer, the Chief Justice was more concerned with several black sheep.”

God acts in queer ways

With the recall of Davis as California governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger threw his hat into the race! The “governator.” Really???
Inciting protests, Reverend Gene Robinson was confirmed as the first openly gay bishop in the Episcopal church (US Anglican thing). Other bishops called this a “pastoral emergency,” but he said: “Just as Jesus reached out to people on the fringes and brought them in,” he said, “that’s what the Episcopal Church is doing with this vote.”