Oops! heads for the army barracks!

Dong Tianzhao
Oops! Writer
Photography by Jacob Yeo
Oops! Photographer

Oops! team at Army OH 2007

This year’s Army Open House (AOH 07) was held at Pasir Lebar Camp from 30th August to 3rd September. The AOH 07 was held as part of the NS40 celebrations, honouring Singaporeans who have served with loyalty and dedication throughout the years. Aimed at showcasing the Army to their key stakeholders and also the people of Singapore, AOH 07 was filled with fun and informative activities for people of all ages!

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Oops! He did it again!

William W. Lukamto
Oops! Writer
A Singapore Polytechnic publication for students by students
Supported by the Department of Language and Communication, Singapore Polytechnic

Master Alex with his magic box!

Singapore Polytechnic’s Convention Hall was filled with cheers as Dr. A. Alexander a.k.a. ‘Master Magician Alex’ appeared on stage defying gravity. It was an impressive touch of special effect as mist was also used, adding to the overall grand spectacle of his appearance. The levitation however, dragged on for far too long, and broke the spell for some. Minor details like this, mar the essential beauty of his first ever 3-day Live performance from 11-13 August in Singapore. Show highlights included acts based on unusual magic tricks, hypnotism, illusions, black art, and gravity defying wonders and scintillating demonstration of mental magic. 

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Alec Empire @ DXO

Tickets to DJ Alec Empire @ DXO!

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Photography and text by
Dong Tianzhao
Oops! Writer

Body search – If Zacky Vengeance went to Marina Bay in that getup, I guarantee he would be stopped for a body search!

While the majority of the nation was watching the NDP Parade 2007 at Marina Bay and on television, a large group of music lovers spent their national day rocking out to bands at Singfest.

Singfest, a two day festival organised by MIDAS Productions was held on 8th and 9th of August at Fort Canning Park. Singfest hosted acts such as Avenged Sevenfold, MXPX, Cobra Starship, Cyndi Lauper, The Academy Is, Sugar Ray and Shaggy, just to name a few from the star-studded lineup.

COBRA STARSHIP – The starship has landed!!!

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SP students clinch top awards at GXL Season 01 Finals

By Clarisse Poh
Oops! Writer
A Singapore Polytechnic publication for students by students
Supported by the Department of Language and Communication, Singapore Polytechnic

 SP DARCH student Ivan Chin and his team {Bf.Nubz} battled it out with eight other teams at the GXL Season 01 Finals, from 4th to 5th August 2007. Their hard work paid off when they came in 2nd runner up in Battlefield 2142.

The GXL Season 01 Finals 2007 commenced on the first day of the World Cyber Games 2007 Asian Championships. Held at Suntec City Hall 602, the participants were mostly made up of secondary and tertiary students.

Here’s a recap of what Oops! asked Ivan at a recent interview:

OOPS!: How many members are there in your team and how did you guys came up with the name {Bf.Nubz}?
Ivan: Well, there are nine of us in the team. Our name stands for the game we’re playing – Battlefield, and NUB stands for No Use B*********** (you know what it means). Our team and [Bf.Nut], the team which came in first, are in the same gaming clan.

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A FAT Dream

For those of you who are itching to write, or just bored, join the Creative Writing Competition 2007!

Do it fast though, competition closes on August 31st.

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