Singapore is not a part of Malaysia

At least “not since 1965”!

Recently a metblog singapore reader and friend of mine pointed out something which has been eating at me for a while as well. He asked me, “if it’s ‘melbourne, australia’ on the Metblogs Melbourne header, shouldn’t it be ‘singapore, singapore’ on ours?”

Of course if you looked at the Metblogs Kuala Lumpur site, it does say “Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia”. It seems to follow a city, country format. However, being one of 3 modern city states in the world, shouldn’t we be SIngapore, Singapore?

We’re not a part of Malaysia, not since 1965! And for those who are wondering, we’re not a part of China either.

5 Comments so far

  1. Hafiz Noor Shams (kl_hafiz) on April 12th, 2008 @ 10:02 pm

    Eh, welcome back to Malaysia?


  2. Metblogs KL welcomes Singapore back to Malaysia | Kuala Lumpur Metblogs (pingback) on April 12th, 2008 @ 10:07 pm

    […] least, that is what it seems to suggest at Metblogs […]


  3. A for [pine]Apple (asmamirza) on April 15th, 2008 @ 12:54 am

    Your independence returned :)


  4. micamonkey (november) on April 15th, 2008 @ 1:48 am

    ah yes the banner has been fixed. (thanks mack!)
    national day has to be moved forward from august 9 to april 14! :P


  5. Singapore Boleh! | Singapore Metblogs (pingback) on April 15th, 2008 @ 1:54 am

    […] to the powers that be, the banner has been fixed and Singapore once again says a tearful goodbye to Malaysia. Makes one appreciate one’s […]



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