Mahathir’s crooked obsession

By Sharifuddin A Latiff Hey, Loony Tun’s back from Mumbai, India and he still wants his crooked bridge. Was he referring to the one shown above (which is for real and duhhh .. in Mumbai)? Let’s hope not, eh folks. And if there’s one thing about throwing a curve ball, two can play the same … Continue reading

Icker-Tee’s penis envy

Pix: Visualisation map of Guardian’s news coverage. — credit Benjamin D. Hennig (University of Sheffield) The map above visualizes in graphic form the number of news items carried by British paper The Guardian according to country geography. If you’ll compare the map (of how often any particular country has been mentioned in the paper’s major … Continue reading

Siti Hasmah, mother of all hypocrisies

Pix: Don’t you just luurrve the Tun’s expression? What does he really think of his son? The headline is literal, not figurative. Tun Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali is the mother of Mukhriz. Last year, Hartal did a series called ‘Hypocrisy First’. This year kicks off with a whopper that sure does beat all. From Malaysian … Continue reading

Who took money from George Soros?

Pix pinched from the Weekly Standard. It was a three-quarters of a million (RM2.32 million) dollars donation made between 2008 and 2010. The US$750,000 from George Soros and family went to J Street, an American far-left lobby group. The lobbyist or pressure group working its influence on American Congressmen has been accused of being “very, … Continue reading

Nobody seems able to stop Perkasa now

By Hartal MSM As we post this, Mahathir should be addressing the Perkasa crowd right about now in Pasir Mas — Ibrahim Ali’s constituency. According to a notice in the Perkasa website, their patron will be greeted by 3,000 ‘warriors’ on motorcycles. The purpose of the Mahathir-Perkasa rally in Kelantan is — according to the … Continue reading

Someone, at least, agrees with Mahathir

Like Mahathir, Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad thinks that most people believe the US government staged the September 11 attacks. AFP reported on Thursday, The United States led an enraged Western walkout after Ahmadinejad’s comments on the Al-Qaeda attack on the World Trade Center, which was just four miles (six kilometers) from the UN headquarters. European … Continue reading

Kit Siang & Ridhuan Tee: The Improbable Brothers

Earlier on Wednesday, this blog blurbed a posting that had appeared in Shuzheng’s blog on Tuesday titled Why Malaysian First Can’t Sell, Kit Siang & Ridhuan Tee: The Improbable Brothers. Our regular readers would know that we’ve put in some effort to occasionally translate here the more outrageous of the Icker-Tee’s sh*t-stirring so that the … Continue reading

Lee Kuan Yew vs Apanama vs Kit Siang clutching at straws

Pix: Maple forest in Sichuan (taken from Shuzheng’s blog) By Sharifuddin A. Latiff The New York Times and the International Herald Tribune recently had an interview with Singapore’s minister mentor. LKY is a much sought-after speaker for international events and fora. As for his  nemesis Mahathir Mohamad, do the international media and seminars seek his … Continue reading

Umno also praying that Guan Eng converts to Islam

Pix/Parpukari: Lim Guan Eng caricatured by Umno blogs. Guan Eng, now do you see what can happen!? Talking about ‘rope’ and giving your enemies enough of it to hang you with … Following the path beaten by the Perak mufti, Mahathir (we’re using him one name, like ‘Madonna’) found an easy opening to take a … Continue reading

Mahathir never ceases to surprise

“There is strong evidence that the attacks were staged. If they can make Avatar, they can make anything,” Mahathir Mohamad told the Conference for the Support of Al-Quds (Jerusalem). Recommended reading here — Andrew Bolt/’Courier Mail’. In Mahathir’s Aug 4 blog posting ‘Genocide – the destruction of an identity’, he also wrote: “… Israeli commandos … Continue reading