Steven Lim is not dead… yet.

Steven Lim is not dead… yet.

My friend just posted up a status proclaiming that Steven Lim is dead.

Status update on Steven Lim’s death

Dead?

I guess many would rejoice by the news, me included.

No more bad videos. No more feeling ashamed by the fact that he holds a Singapore passport.

But wait… How true is that?

A search on Google Singapore with “Steven Lim dead” pops out a Facebook page as the second top results.

Google search on “Steven Lim dead”

Clicking on the link and surfing this page leads to this image of a mypaper news report.

Mypaper.sg from the Facebook page

However, a simple check against the 30-day archive on mypaper.sg site shows that the image is doctored.

Screen grab from mypaper.sg

Now, Steven Lim has been ridiculed over and over again, with good reasons. However, to use death as a tool in cyber-bullying is a step too much. Let’s keep to the clean old fun. If you dislike Steven Lim that much, just don’t join the conversation.

Then again, it could be a case of self-promotion by Steven Lim. If so, it would backfire on him.

In any case, let’s wait for another video from him. Le sigh…

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