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.

Upper & Lower Body Pride

Monday, July 25th, 2011, by . 128 Comments

Indonesia ranks at the bottom for both womanly upper body pride and its manly lower counterpart.

Norway Shootings

Monday, July 25th, 2011, by . 216 Comments

Indonesian non reactions to the killing spree by Anders Behring Breivik in Norway.

Beer & Baconless: Mr Bule Flees Ramadan

Monday, July 4th, 2011, by . 17 Comments

As the holy month looms an Australian journalist plans his escape from the restrictions and impositions of Ramadhan and its aftermath.

“A Bloody Business”

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011, by . 44 Comments

Reports from our southern neighbour of gross mistreatment of cattle at Indonesian abattoirs.

Benjamin Ketang & Israel

Sunday, May 15th, 2011, by . 14 Comments
Demo against Israel

A celebration of the foundation of Israel at a Puncak hotel, students in Situbondo outraged.

Osama Bin Laden Dead

Monday, May 2nd, 2011, by . 120 Comments

Reports that Osama Bin Laden killed in a special operation, Obama to give speech.

Miss Metal: Queen of Coffee

Friday, April 29th, 2011, by . 9 Comments

Indonesia chooses its representative for the hotly contested Queen of Coffee beauty pageant – Laskari Metal Bitticaca.

Cirebon Mosque Bomb

Friday, April 15th, 2011, by . 19 Comments

A bomb goes off at a police station mosque in Cirebon, injuring at least 28 people.

Neo-colonialism in Libya

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011, by . 23 Comments

Hasyim Muzadi sees a dark western oil grab plot in the attack by allied powers on Libya.

Report from East Java

Monday, March 28th, 2011, by . 164 Comments

An excerpt from ‘Report from East Java’ detailing examples of ‘crushing actions’ in 1965.

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