Foreign Correspondents in Indonesia

Jul 1st, 2013, by Guest Writer, 159 comments

DC Guy on what foreign correspondents are not telling you about Indonesia, and employment prospects for westerners in Asia.

The Amazing Bull Race

Oct 23rd, 2012, by Guest Writer, 4 comments

Bull racing in Madura, East Java

‘The Amazing Race’ visits a different “running of the bulls” in Madura, East Java.

Rhonda Goes to Bali

Oct 15th, 2012, by Patung, 28 comments

Rhonda & Ketut

Rhonda flies into Bali and becomes romantically entangled with cabana boy Ketut.

White Women and Indonesian Memories

Oct 1st, 2012, by Guest Writer, 35 comments

Expat D.C. Guy returns to the States, and western women, and bemoans the loss of the sultry pleasures of Jakarta and its womenfolk.

The Dutch-Indonesian conflict 1945-49 – attention for the other side

Jul 19th, 2012, by Arie Brand, 12 comments

Reopening inquiries into what actually happened during the Police Actions of 1945-49.

Bali Raw: An exposé of the underbelly of Greater Kuta

Jun 27th, 2012, by Patung, 32 comments

Bali Raw

A good bloke in Greater Kuta; a review of the book “Bali Raw: an expose of the underbelly of Bali, Indonesia”.

Political Party Corruption Rates

Jun 14th, 2012, by Patung, 20 comments

The most corrupt parties, political corruption rates: SBY says Partai Demokrat is far from the worst.

Marijuana Queen Clemency

Jun 4th, 2012, by Patung, 10 comments

Grumblings about the frequent and now large remissions for Marijuana Queen Schapelle Corby.

Online Shopping, Offline Payment

May 26th, 2012, by Guest Writer, 8 comments

Online Shopping Indonesia

Indonesians embrace online shopping, with some reservations.

Gaga No Go

May 17th, 2012, by Guest Writer, 52 comments

Lady Gaga Satan

Lady Gaga banned from Jakarta, unlike similar “controversial” performers.

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