e-khalwat

By Sharifuddin A Latiff Thanks to Walski on Twitter, my attention was drawn to the stunning headline ‘Berduaan di alam siber sama seperti khalwat’ in the Harian Metro paper. The fatwa promulgators screaming ‘this cannot, that cannot‘ have taken over the asylum. Motivational speaker Datuk Mohd Zawawi Yusoh said that a man and a woman … Continue reading

Death threats over Caliph’s boozing, mistresses

It’s not only Tunisia and Egypt that have seen street demonstrations. Reuters has this story — ‘Turks protest TV drama showing boozing sultan’. We’d earlier blogged on how press freedom is increasingly repressed under President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. It appears that now it is the viewers themselves who are up in arms against the Turkish … Continue reading

Normala’s wrist gloves & Eli Wong’s upskirt

Pix: Normala wears finger gloves. Under her long-sleeved baju kurung jubah, she wears yet another wrist glove. Not an inch of skin can be glimpsed between the hem of her sleeve and the tips of her gloved fingers in the photo above of Tenang candidate Normala Sudirman. She’s very conservative in her dressing. As a … Continue reading