Playboy can access! Malingsia cannot access?

Try to access this website:  http://www.malingsia.com Chances are, if you’re using Streamyx or any other GLC ISP, you can’t. Now try accessing Malaysia Today. Chances are, if you’re accessing from within Malaysia, you can’t either. Or at best, you can after several tries or hours. Now try accessing Playboy here. (This is strictly for experimental … Continue reading

Ganyang Singapura?

This article was published in Patrick Teoh’s blog regarding Ng Yen Yen’s call for Malaysian foods to be claimed as exclusively “Malaysian”. The news item was funny as heck, but I think Patrick’s comments are as funny as 2 hecks! – Eyes Wide Open ————————- Eh! All gone already la. She yens for the time … Continue reading

An excellent example of balanced reporting – from Indonesia

by Eyes Wide Open The Jakarta Post’s op-ed piece entitled “Battling for shared cultures” is an excellent example of responsible and balanced journalism. It presents both sides of the story factually, and the language is carefully calm and reasoned. Even though the winds from the Republic are fiercely buffeting our nation, the Indonesian press is … Continue reading

Malaysian media and Indonesian media – a quick comparison

by Eyes Wide Open This is a story taken from the NST. It’s very interesting from a writer’s point of view. Because it really shows very clearly the difference in mindset between the Indonesian government and the Malaysian government’s attitude towards the media. It also reveals the media’s attitudes themselves about their roles and relationship … Continue reading

Fuiyoh Khairy!

by Eyes Wide Open The Star reports: Khairy: Don’t test our patience PETALING JAYA: Indonesians should not continue to test the patience of Malaysians, said Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin. “Indonesians should understand that Malaysians are also sensitive, and get angry at hearing our country labelled negatively, and seeing our national flag burnt. “We realise … Continue reading

The inevitable demise of Ketuanan Melayu

Nothing seems to be going right for these KeMaNo types and their lackeys these days. I can’t help but wonder whether all that is happening in the country is a Divine message to UMNO/BN. Something like the 10 plagues God sent to Pharaoh to teach him a lesson and compel him to free His people from captivity.