Medanese IT Geek, movie lover and (mostly) law-abiding citizen. Dreaming of cheap and easy access to ICT, healthcare and education in Indonesia.



Golden Egg. Medan’s First Indie Movie!

Category: Indonesian,Miscellaneous — kamaruddin @ 1:34 pm

Golden Egg DVD CoverLast Monday, I saw the DVD brought by a student. The cover intrigued me. No, It’s not the front cover as it’s not very satisfactorily designed (sorry guys). What had made interested was the fact the story is based on true story of a Medanese boy who sells eggs on street. So what’s the big deal then? Well, he was one of a rarely found gem, who’s still maintaining pure honesty and refuse to take what’s not his. Rarely found in big city like Medan, doesn’t it?

As anticipated, the movie features Hokkian (Medan Chinese mother tongue) and Indonesian. You will hear spoken Indonesian with Chinese accent and phrase like the infamous “la…”, “lo…” and malay’s “sikit”. So what? Medan adapted two Asia’s culture :)


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Required: MAFIA Teacher!

Category: Fun — kamaruddin @ 10:53 am

Required Mafia Teacher!

(Harian Analisa – 18/03/2008)

Are students nowadays terribly bad? :D

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Pentingnya Manajemen Waktu

Category: Ranting,Thoughts,Work — kamaruddin @ 6:24 pm

mgt_waktu_01.jpgBerapa sering anda mendengar “Saya tidak punya waktu” sebagai alasan maupun jawaban atas pertanyaan anda?

“Olahraga? Tidak, saya tidak punya waktu. Anak saya rewel dan butuh perhatian.” “Kursus komputer? Tidak, saya juga tidak punya waktu. Jadwal saya sudah demikian padat.” Sesibuk itukah anda sehingga menyempatkan 10 menit olahraga di depan televisi sambil mengawasi anak anda tidak sempat? Ataukah anda lebih sibuk dari seorang bisnisman yang masih sempat meluangkan sedikit waktu untuk menjamu rekan bisnisnya?


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