An endangered dugong chained underwater and be a tourist attraction?

Poor dugong

Look at these photos. This happened recently under the water of Indonesia. Come on! WTF is wrong you, people! Seems like the stupidity is everywhere. Not just the ones who tied the poor dugongs, but also the ones who pay for this spectacle and still think there’s nothing wrong with it. Gladly, there are still few sane people who reported them. Continue reading

Jack Ma: changes and make it happen!

Jack Ma, a taipan who owns Alibaba GroupPeople changes. Technology changes. Everything else does also. Nobody is going to wait for you in the past. That’s what Jack Ma said. For you who don’t know who is he, Jack Ma (Ma Yun) is a Chinese business and philanthropist. He has a giant umbrella called Alibaba Group, an Internet-based businesses. Jack Ma is also the richest in China, according to Forbes in 2014, and 18th richest globally. Continue reading

Download pdf: screenplays of Golden Globes & Oscar 2016 movies

Download pdf: screenplays of Golden Globes & Oscar 2016 movies

The 73rd Golden Globe Awards is just over. The big party in the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Los Angeles, today is ended. Everybody smiled, whether his or her film won the prize or not. However, in Hollywood’s point of view, those are the movies of the year. If you are a writer like me, you might be interested to study the screenplays of those films. Continue reading

Star Wars: One man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom fighter

Jedi is terrorist

Do you agree with this meme? Do you agree the jedi (and the rebels) in Star Wars saga are terrorist? I know, it’s just a meme. But since there is no “lol” or laughing emoticon on it, let’s take it seriously (LOL). Look, Pal, what Luke Skywalker did is an act of war. The first line of the first opening crawl says it is a period of civil war. He was part of a military attack on a military installation. Continue reading

Mortal Kombat X, Outstanding!

Mortal Kombat X This is my childhood fighting game. When I see Mortal Kombat, I don’t see nostalgia. Because now the game is far more interesting. It’s developed by NetherRealm Studios, and published by Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment. The graphic, the plot, and the gameplay are getting far better.

As the name, Mortal Kombat X is the tenth series. It was released on April 2015 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows. Then it was released on May 2015 for mobile version, which are Android and iOS. Continue reading

The Ghost Team in action

  • Tiga Sandera TerakhirTitle: Tiga Sandera Terakhir (novel)
  • ISBN: 978-602-0989-47-1
  • Author: Brahmanto Anindito
  • Thick: 309 + xiv halaman
  • Pubisher: Noura Books 2015

Do you remember the abduction of Lorentz researchers in Mapnduma Village, Papua, about two decades ago? The tragedy involved a militant group called OPM (Organisasi Papua Merdeka or Free West Papua Organisation). If you still don’t remember it or don’t know what OPM is, this novel would help you refreshing the memory. Although it’s a pure fiction and the background is shifted to the present time, i.e. Jokowi-JK era, Tiga Sandera Terakhir was inspired by that Mapnduma incident. Continue reading