Author Archive for Patung

David, formerly known as Patung, is the webmaster and main author of the site. He can be reached through the About page.

Book & Mail Bombs: Bombs Galore

Sunday, March 20th, 2011, by . 29 Comments

Lots of bombs going off, and bomb scares; a renewed effort by terrorist gangs or part of the vast conspiracy to divert our attention from real issues.

Japan Earthquake

Monday, March 14th, 2011, by . 151 Comments

Some of the local reactions to the Japan earthquake and tsunami tragedy; worries about economic impact on Indonesia.

Shock Horror Allegations against SBY

Friday, March 11th, 2011, by . 27 Comments

Wikileaks revelations: SBY protects Taufik Kiemas and spies on Yusril Mahendra; Mrs Ani accused of being a new Ibu Ten Percent.

Commodity and Oil Price Shocks

Monday, March 7th, 2011, by . 4 Comments

Headwinds for the economy as the price of oil skyrockets.

Family Hotel in Bali

Monday, March 7th, 2011, by . 2 Comments
View from the lobby to the beach at the Bali Baruna Hotel

Review of the Bali Baruna Holiday Inn hotel in Tuban, good choice for a family holiday.

World’s Most Liveable Cities

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011, by . 22 Comments

Hovering around the nether regions of the Economist’s World’s Most Livable Cities list is the Big Durian.

Gaddafi, MidEast Turmoil & Indonesia

Monday, February 28th, 2011, by . 129 Comments

The middle east turmoil and Gaddafi tidbits, comparisons with Indonesia’s transition to democracy.

Open Thread

Friday, February 25th, 2011, by . 545 Comments

Shoot on Sight in Cianjur

Monday, February 21st, 2011, by . 14 Comments

Authorities in Cianjur take a tough stance, formally, to any possible outbreaks of sectarian type violence.

Nurdiati Akma

Sunday, February 20th, 2011, by . 23 Comments

Firebrand activist and PAN politician Nurdiati Akma calls for more killing of Ahmadiyah people in Indonesia.

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