"ultracrepidate" - to criticise beyond sphere of one's knowledge.
Today's post is titled "Umbrella" and I'm not talking about Rihanna's song of the same title. I'm speaking of the standard object called an umbrella.
In Malaysia, an umbrella is an essential accessory to combat the weather. However, as my daughter Lauren will show you, it can be used for many more things as well!
Lauren uses an umbrella on rainy days
Lauren shields herself from the penetrating sun
Lauren uses the umbrella as a walking stick
Lauren uses the umbrella as an imaginary gun
Umbrellas can act as a barrier from the wind, in this case, artificial wind!
The next series of photos shows Lauren using the umbrella as a dancing companion!
Next, Lauren demonstrates how to attack someone with an umbrella, or, in this short clip, how to inadvertently hit the chair!
Sometimes I will practice my golf swing with the umbrella...
Finally, if you're up for a laugh, you could try this in Singapore, like my dad:
So, as you can see, an umbrella can be used for many different things.
Can you think of anything else an umbrella could be used for?