Jul 19, 2013

    The hot index

    HERE are this week's top 10 hot topics in Singapore Seen, Stomp's citizen-journalism section:

    Crowded traffic island

    The heavy flow of human traffic at a cross junction near Republic Polytechnic makes it an accident-prone area.

    Air smells of burnt plastic

    A Stomper said he could smell a strong scent of plastic burning from his flat in Yishun.

    Fish dried in void deck

    A woman was spotted drying fish at a block of flats in Choa Chu Kang, causing the whole place to smell.

    Trays of food left uncleared

    Leftover food and trays were left to pile up on tables at Kreta Ayer food centre.

    Fish weighs 2kg less

    A fishmonger said a fish that he sold to a customer weighed less because it didn't include the intestines.

    Pupil made to write 1,000 lines

    A primary-school teacher made a pupil write 1,000 lines because he called a classmate a "sotong".

    Cabby watches movie while driving

    A taxi driver kept jamming the brakes because he was watching a movie on his phone.

    Pranksters attack mailbox

    Pranksters left a cigarette butt and squeezed facial cream into a Stomper's letter box in Pasir Ris.

    Pickup emits thick smoke

    A pickup in Hougang has been seen many times emitting thick smoke.

    Driver threatens Stomper

    An errant driver threatened and hurled vulgarities at a Stomper, even after cutting into his lane twice on purpose.