Penang angkat bakul sendiri with Ning concert

Tomorrow night Penang will host a free Ning Baizura concert to celebrate its self-touted ‘achievement in drawing the highest investment figure in the country for 2010’. A stroke of genius it is for the Penang government to dabik dada jamu selera sendiri like this. The DAP-led state is fond of claiming that it has saved … Continue reading

Whatever did Mrs Chua Soi Lek do that you insult her so?

Lim Guan Eng has accused “certain quarters” — he did not specify the culprits — of being “evil” and “racist” for doctoring his photograph. In the last round of doctored ‘cow slaughter’ photo, he blamed Umno cybertroopers. Yet Lim’s own cyber defenders are state “officers, who include seasoned and upstart journalists” — quite a pack … Continue reading

Guan Eng’s cybertroopers and two-faced politicians

Over at FMT, ‘Guan Eng in a spin over media hounds‘ The news portal observes that the Penang chief minister has “a love-hate relationship with the press”. So true, LGE sure gets his tongue all Touretted over Utusan. ‘… [Lim] has reacted with a flurry of libel suits against the media, chiefly publishers linked to … Continue reading

DAP people becoming just like Umno

By Hartal MSM Part 1 (this segment) is a prelude that explains why we believe the third force is now necessary. The rise of PR is in tandem with the sinking of the country’s political culture to an all-time low. Whoever wins the next general election, be it BN or PR, Malaysians are living in … Continue reading

Why the third force is now necessary

By Hartal MSM Below is Part 2, a continuation of our earlier posting ‘DAP people becoming just like Umno‘. PR supporters are Umno-ish when attacking their critics, even those in civil society. Aren’t the personal putdowns of Helen Ang as “menopausal” and “smelly” under her skirt reminiscent of Umno’s Bung Mokhtar? He had mocked DAP’s … Continue reading