Lately, I noticed some of my peers being victims of, and perpetrators of, crab mentality. As a quick refresh, online encyclopedias define crab mentality as a metaphor operating in this way of thinking: if I can’t have it, neither can you. It is derived from the behavior of crabs, which, when placed in a bucket, will grab at each other in a useless “king of the hill” competition driven by
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When it comes to food, I could say I’m pretty easy to please. However, a few favorites always stand out. For example, I think I would never get tired of eating Mami, Batchoy and/ or Ramen. Yummy soup, fresh noodles and meat? Take all my money! I’ve tasted the ones that make me beg for a second bowl and others which are not even worthy of your cup noodles budget.