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For Everything Else, There's Mastercard

<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/annegirl/16509959/" title="Mastercard ad on tarmac, Singapore"><img src="http://photos10.flickr.com/16509959_6677009660_m.jpg" width="240" height="160" alt="Mastercard ad on tarmac, Singapore" class="img-right"/></a>You pay road tax, a <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Certificate_of_Entitlement" title="more information on the certificate of entitlement">certificate that "entitles" you to own a car</a>, suffer the newly extended hours on road tolls via the <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electronic_road_pricing">Electronic Road Pricing scheme</a> and bus and train fares adjust themselves to Argentina's 2001 hyperinflation every two years or so.
Now they advertise on the tarmac on which you walk.
Remember when someone asked if our economy was indeed so bad that we needed to build a casino in Singapore and the ministers denied it?

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