Perception is the organization, identification, and interpretation of sensory information in order to represent and understand the environment. All perception involves signals in the nervous system, which in turn result from physical or chemical stimulation of the sense organs. For example, vision involves light striking the retina of the eye, smell is mediated by odour molecules, and hearing involves pressure waves.… [Click to read the rest] “The War on Perception: To Win or Lose It!”
(Being outrage on something is not confined to Islam and Muslims alone. Everyone has a right to protest and be angry if anyone belittle and insults one’s beliefs & faith but there must be a sense of reasonableness and fairness too. Have you done the right things and be fair to others?… [Click to read the rest] “Random Thoughts 101: Be Outraged But Be Fair Too”
(Countdown – 326 days to “doomsday”)
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(Race based policies are as just as bad and cruel as open segregation of society and citizens based on the colour of their skin seen here in an early 1930s photo. Image source: http://www.old-picture.com)… [Click to read the rest] “Out of Modern Times: Dr M and Race Based Politics”
Ya, ya still on Bersih 2.0 rally but this is the last one, I promise…
(The famed stand-off between the peaceful protestors and police who bend on breaking up the rally at whatever the cost. Poster source: Mob’s Crib)
It has been interesting reading everyone’s post rally experiences, opinions and suggestions over Bersih 2.0’s recent rally and there have been gems such as these:-
… [Click to read the rest] “Bersih 2.0: Reform Cause Torpedoed?”
The iconic image of Bersih 2.0 was refreshing; that of its leader Ambiga Sreenivasan, former Bar Council President, serenely leaving the Istana after an audience with the King.
Or should it be where is Ibrahim Ali – the clown who talked a lot?
(At times, it seems OK to have people who talked about and threaten others – they hardly make the impact but it is not acceptable when the same idiot is a Member of Parliament and make seditious statements but remains free from arrests and prosecutions.… [Click to read the rest] “Bersih 2.0: Where is Wally?”
I really wonder whether we will ever cross the finishing line to be a developed country if highly political and seditious matters are played on public grounds on regular basis, turning one Malaysian against another based on hearsays, political hidden agendas and highly charged emotions.
(It is ok to fight for one’s religion and beliefs but it should be a fight for the betterment of the mankind and not be used for political means.… [Click to read the rest] “Here We Go Again!”
(Never underestimate the power of impressions, more so if it was handled by professionals. Image source: https://iheartintelligence.com)
2010 was unfortunately “their” year but they deserved it – they played their cards rights
One of the few best things that BN under Najib did in 2010 (although it was long, long overdue) was getting a new President for MIC but then again, MIC is old news and the old President did not go away with empty hands.… [Click to read the rest] “2010 Reflection: Year of the BN”
(Long before the illusive 1Malaysia came along, Malaysia already been a multi racial, multi cultural country. We had our differences but we don’t see our fellow Malaysians as threats. Image source: http://ajinbgagah.blogspot.com)
It has been in everyone’s mind but no one dared to say or do the obvious…
Aizuddin Danian of VOI posted something that worth our serious consideration:-
… [Click to read the rest] “Malaysia’s Chicken & Egg Story”
He (Dr M) implies that the DAP, by promoting “meritocracy” is actually promoting a non-Malay domination of the society because its a foregone conclusion that the best Malaysians, in terms of education, business or any other field, are non-Malays.
(Inconsistent Nazri Aziz – he can be at the lowest point or highest point when it comes to a politician saying something to the people)
Interesting comments from an unlikely source:-
… [Click to read the rest] “Slaying the Real Bogeyman 2”
Nazri also came to the defence of the non-Malays, claiming that they never questioned the rights of the Malays.
“It is not true that the non-Malays question the Constitution.
A snapshot from my RSS feeder – are we segregated by race or country? Interestingly, the second feed seems contradict the last feed. When we will be truly 1Malaysia?… [Click to read the rest] “Where is 1Malaysia?”