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What does it mean to be a Malaysian? Politicians may dare each other to prove this and that, but what do the people of Malaysia think? Click here to read a 19-year-old’s stirring vision for Malaysia.

Aiyoh, why didn’t God red alert his ‘gift’ (Anwar)?

The Malaysian Insider considered ‘WikiLeaks reveals Anwar ‘walked into’ sex trap’ such a big story that it was written by the MI editor himself Jahabar Sadiq. Jahabar concluded his article with “All parties within PR have expressed support for Anwar despite the on-going sodomy trial but some allies privately say the opposition leader should expect … Continue reading

LISTEN TO THE NEW VOICES

by Eyes Wide Open Much has been said by Malaysian politicians on both sides of the Great Divide, especially since the 2008 General Elections. Malaysia still seems to be stuck in the mud, hardly making any progress forward as an economy, a society, a nation. Much has been said by supporters of the politicians from … Continue reading

Puppy hanged for sport

The Malay Mail highlighted the above photo in its article ‘Puppy torture photo brings out animal lovers’ anger‘ on Oct 25. The photo, which has been posted on several blogs and social networking sites, showed two individuals gesturing with an obscene one-finger salute while one was holding a hanged puppy. Someone retweeted the photo on … Continue reading

Exit All-Blogs, Enter ‘Bloggers Against Bullies’

By Sharifuddin A Latiff Rocky announced the setting up of a new bloggers group ‘Bloggers Against Bullies’ aka BfM (Bloggers for Malaysia) in the aftermath of  Rais Yatim’s police report against Rocky and BigDog recently. The BfM protem committee consist of (respective blogsites – or lack thereof – in brackets): President. – Syed Akbar Ali … Continue reading

Perkasa website ‘suspended’

But what’s the real story?  

Catch & Release – PDRM style

by Sharifuddin A Latiff PDRM’s fishing expeditions were rather creative lately. A recent example was when Zunar was taken for an unsolicited ‘Le Tour de Brickfields/Puchong/Serdang/KLIA Sepang‘. The latest refers to the Bar Council Legal Aid Centre personnel getting ‘detained’ for distributing the Red Book. TMI carried the story. Excerpts: Four legal aid volunteers trying … Continue reading

Who’s got more ‘Face’?

These are random choices (snigger) and listed randomly: Where’re their 300K members? Where’re HIS friends? [Data collated as at 19th September 2010]

Pro-Siti Inshah Facebook fights back

By Sharifuddin A Latiff Our more happenin’ friends have been telling us that social media is more effective and far reaching than this little blog of ours. Possibly, as Facebook, Twitter and others are more snappy, interactive and real time. Consider for example the Facebook war going on between supporters of Namewee and Siti Inshah. … Continue reading