Posts Tagged ‘Politicians

President Nathan: done the best I can. Really?

August 8, 2011

Car wash places in Johor Bahru (JB) are a great place to meet Malaysians from taxi drivers to cops. Taxi drivers like their counterparts elsewhere are a great source of information as well as possessing a penchant for politics. Din was no exception. Din: i hear you’re about to hold a presidential election. Me: You’re […]

Politicians pay tribute to President Nathan: all a show

July 3, 2011

No one is begging President Nathan to stand for a third term, truth be told. As expected, the government mouthpiece, The Straits Times, has been filling its pages singing the praises of the quiet presidency of SR Nathan which spanned 12 long years. Now government ministers are queuing up to offer their gratitude and extol […]