Malaysia Boleh! 0 (0)

There is no better closing for 2010 than this…

Congratulations! Malaysia winning the cup for the first time in 21 years. Will we see the start of great things for Malaysian football? Photo source: The Star.

P.s.  Stupid of the government to declare holiday for the win – they never think before they announced?… Click to read the rest

Modern Day Slavery 0 (0)

Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally – Abraham Lincoln

(When one talk about slaves, one would think of the era of Kunta Kinte but reality unfortunately is far from this. Image source: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com)

If you ask me, it is rather shameful, considering we have passed the millennium and on (a rather rocky) path to be a developed country

In 2009, the US State Department published a report titled “Trafficking in Persons Report 2009” which stated this:-

Malaysia is a destination and, to a lesser extent, a source and transit country for women and children trafficked for the purpose of commercial sexual exploitation and for men, women, and children trafficked for the purpose of forced labor.

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FCUK! 0 (0)

It is that time of the year when things come to a crawl and one looks back the last 350 plus days and wondered whether one had made any positive change on oneself, friends, environment, colleagues, family and the country. It seems everyone is waiting for the new year to start – perhaps for renewed personal aim, mission, energy, purpose in life, etc

So, here’s one for 2010 before we move on to 2011 – it has not been a great year but at the same, we have managed just fine

(Sometimes, in order to “tone” down the word, we use the word “screwed” instead.Click to read the rest

1Malaysia Banned 0 (0)

(Before 2008, BN was beyond acceptable level of arrogance and egoism. After 2008, PR provided some hope but it simply gets too political instead of getting the job done for the benefit of the people. Hopefully the “Third Force” changes the whole political landscape for the better. Image source: The People’s Parliament)

Here is one good reason why we need better candidates for the next general election…

Selangor has banned advertisements on billboards that feature the 1Malaysia logo.

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