When Singapore rejected me, I came to New York City.
"For this reason, let me say that: as long as Singapore is a conservative, restrictive, uptight society that permits corporal punishment, capital punishment, conscription, censorship, and horrendous colonial laws under the false term "Asian Values" -- mark my words -- Singapore will never, ever, EVER in a million years reach the intellectual, historic, humanitarian, scientific and artistic depth that New York City has achieved. Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak somewhat agrees"
To read more, please check out the following link
Letter to PM Lee Hsien Loong from ex-Singaporean in NYC
-- Iron Bowl