Spotted along Jalan Jaksa, a backpacker haven in central Jakarta.
“Welcome to Piss Salon. Would you like to find out more about our specials today?”
“Buy a piss haircut, and get a shit hairwash FREE!”
Just came back from scuba diving off Sepa Island, north of Jakarta. Day-trip package is ridiculously expensive at 1.4 million Rupiah (RM540) including gear, but the experience was fantastic. I love it. I can finally now stay underwater for one whole hour without finishing my tank.
Too bad conservation here is virtually non-existent. Too many dead corals and man-made pollution there. My dive guide stabbed and killed a sea urchin just so he could attract surrounding fish to eat off its inside.
No, I didn't take any photos of that. Don't wanna get wrongfully accused again for “putting photos of others’ misfortune to attract traffic to my blog.” Heh heh.
Yes I know my short talk is longer than my actual entry. I don’t care lah ok?
wat a fucking loser
Piss salon…lol lol.
LOL. people come up with weird names sometimes..-.-”
Did he greet you with “Piss on you”?
Maybe that salon specialises in a special hair treatment that cures dandruff, split-ends and tangles, and rejuvenates your scalp, making it more manageable and more able to withstand perms and dyes. =P
And as for your dive trip, it’s sad and tragic to hear that. I still can’t believe how “eco-tourism” as practised in Southeast Asia is still very much a complete farce; in the end, people still exploit the environment in pursuit of profits.
tats funny;P hows jakarta?
i think i blog like u, but can u teach me how to handle negative comments, like totally meaningless but offensive comments?
lol good name! You should have gone in and try! =p
oohh diving.nice nice…me wana go diving too.so,got robbed yet kenny?;p
lol …. nice one … enjoy your trip in indonesia … need a travel buddy next time? i’m more than happy to explore together
hey how dare u insult my name
Heheh no problem lah put other people’s misfortune on your blog. I still come to read whether got misfortune or not. When Sin Chew got road accident picture on front page I buy immediately and also to look for leng lui. Usually also see more mL of blood on Sin Chew photos than on Star (now if somebody read this no more nice pictures in Sin Chew – sob).
That’s where you want a bad hair cut, which is famous nowadays.
ah you’re in Jakarta ?
Sepa ? it was bad enough in 1997 when I took my certificate ..
so, what are you doing in jalan jaksa anyway ? 🙂
this is funny.
get a piss haircut and show us!
oh!!!! me started a blog!!!
piss me off la…
kenny, don’t u hv better things to blog about? i find this kind of things abound in ur blog. some are ‘acceptable’ as they’re unique but this one..
i just think that u overdid it kenny..
i used to hv a fren who’s just like you; over-doing things and in the end it’s not even funny anymore.. u know what i mean..
2 cents ; )
Hi there. This is my 1st time dropping by your blogs from featured blogger, nuffnang. You’re so cute in those photos. haha… And you’ve a great blogs here. Great job!
Will come back to read more from you.
Happy blogging! ;D
Feel crazy about the name….
Haha! Piss Salon. Again, you never fail to come up with wonderful encounters of shitty names.
Get a hair cut at PISS Salon and show us what its like! I am serious! Ha ha I wonder if the hair stylists are nice? Or do you think they are a pissy bunch?
i like your style,kenny! just blog watever the hell you want and don’t give a shit about “unrelated” remarks! keep it up!
alamak.. what a crap name for a salon… shit la, what were they thinking off? pissin ppl off with their name eh? lolz
Killing Urchin ?
You should have posted the photo.
And you SHOULD have went in xD
Oh my… i never wonder … kenny does have enemies…. i think he did a good job to keep everyone here updated with the other part of the whole…
keep it up kenny… your no.1 fan which hit ur page daily..
p.s. no gay lou here….trust me i am not… 🙂
Let’s get serious, shall we ?
I’ve been to Sepa island, and sea urchin(Indonesians call it bulu babi) was considered a pest.
Last time, almost half of the beach was lack, covered in sea urchins. As you know, if you’been stung by a sea urchin (the black ones), the pain is quite annoying to say the least.
There are other menace to the coral other than pollution, there was a considerable population of crown of thorn, which eats coral.
About the salon, perhaps I can explain. There’s a popular rock band called ‘Slank’ here, and they always give the ‘peace’ sign in every concert.
So, ‘peace’ in Malay tongue is pronounced ‘piss’ …
Well, not every one can afford learning English, so I think, although a bit funny, it is actually sad.
So Kenny, are you still here Monday ? wanna grab some lunch ? My office is very close to jalan jaksa.
got food called mi sop la. soto is another story.
indonesian english is really not that bad. no english is worse than japanese english.
OMG… Piss to wash hair and Shit to style it … 😛
Post some pictures about the dive will ya?
Jalan JakSa has JakChat.com.. ehehehe..
Ah…piss means peace in Malay…thats a relief! I still would not get my hair done at the piss salon though
U TRY OUT OR NOT??
man, don’t you have anything new to write other than making fun of words/phrases? Running out of ideas to keep you blog interesting? I do enjoy most of the entries, but making fun of names are getting old you know…
Im sux..Checkout blueapple blogspot..better than kennysia.com …search on google stupid…blueapple!!!
I stayed in a hotel next door to Jalan Jaksa last time, pretty interesting area.
Some good raja bakso around there 🙂
hey i love ur blog!
ur fans make ur blog so popular
ur haters make ur blog even more popular
so lets love and hate kennysia.com *giggle*
sometimes, kenny, you try too hard. too hard to be funny. too hard for your own ood.
Mang Piss artinya apa sih… pipis… gw kok gak ngerasa ada yg lucu ya…
apa artinya piss bagi diorang ya?
maybe they wanted to spell peace but the signboard ppl charged by the letter?
hahaha… funny kenny ^^ enjoy in indonesia! hmmm come read my blog everyone ellen1988.blogspot.com =D
“Piss” is indonesian slang for “Peace”. May piss be upon you, kenny! 😀
Haha, that’s funny
Oh this is gonna be a turn off for those who wants a haircut! Or maybe otherwise…who knows! Hahaha!
haha, people will really piss off when the get a haircut from this barber shop :P. Kenny y don’t u try 😛
I see u made it to JAKSA. Real classy. There are way better diving spots for cheaper where the reefs re untouched, near the private islnds.
Hahaha Kenny you should seriously go in and try it out, come on how bad can a piss haircut be?? you made us all really curious here, go get your Piss hair cut and show us the masterpiss hehehe
who is this chicken with no name? go get a life u idiot…if uhave balls….leave ur emails…balless fool…hahahahah name urself chicken with no balls la….dungu…..
Y u always found the places with weird name??…
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why not picture u forgot to bring your waterproof camera??????
Check out Porn saloon
Wow as long as they dun piss on my head i am fine with the name LOL….
it’s 6 steps not 5! haha. how’s Jakarta?
gosh i baru don wan piss and shit on my hair lar… sure the salon inside is full of smells huh?
“Ladies & Gents”
what about the “disables” ??
But watch out, every one of you got attention to his sign board. I am sure, you might have never got attention to hair salon boards, if they put a usual name. I think, the barber carefully and thoughtfully tried a good marketing move.
I am convinced that people find innovation at every bits if strive thoughtfully.
Let’s go to piss salon… lolx
oh ya! now i know where to get piss off by those salon girls when i am in jakarta again.
wah so many green eyes……haaa
cant take it, simple…dun read lah, cok..
indonesia’s first language is not english. so it’s not piss as in pee and no i don’t think they’re trying to be funny. if this was in the states then maybe it’ll be funny but not in indonesia.
they should hv another one across the street.. “Poo Salon”. lol
Hey piss is a mate of mine. We hump kuku together for fun. Leave me alone or i get balibob to wobble his beer gut in your direction.
piss = peace,
“piss” and “peace” have the same prenaounciation in Bahasa.