Browsing All Posts filed under »Digressions«

Robed bigotry

July 23, 2014

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By Singa Terhormat Ex-CJ, Tun Abdul Hamid Mohamad  is reported, in substantiating his contention that Islam is under threat in Penang, to allege that an ex-mufti informed him that during the launch of a building in the state attended by a deputy chief minister, prayers were done by a Christian priest, a Hindu priest and […]

Well done, Your Honour

July 23, 2014

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In my ‘It don’t work that way, Pop’ post, I had said that if I was the magistrate before whom Kiki had to appear to face criminal charges relating to the Kuantan road bullying incident, and she pleaded guilty, I’d sentence her to 100 hours of community service. In fact she was charged in the Sessions Court, Kuantan. […]

It don’t work that way, Pop

July 21, 2014

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Staronline reported last Thursday that Uncle Sim, the victim of the recent Kuantan road bully case hopes that the public will, as he has himself done, forgive the perpetrator, Siti Fairrah Ashykin Kamaruddin, and that no criminal charges be brought against her in connection with that most unfortunate incident. Firstly, I want to say that I […]

Self defence? Two arrows? In different directions?

May 17, 2014

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“Police have wrapped up their investigations in the case where an army officer shot two arrows at a stray dog which died yesterday after suffering from severe tick fever. Kajang OCPD ACP Abdul Rashid Abdul Wahab said papers had been forwarded to Bukit Aman, although he doubted whether the suspect would be charged. “He claimed […]

Dear Noorin,

March 25, 2014

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  Read in the FMT that the Bar Council is on your case for your alleged professional misconduct during the court proceedings to sentence Karpal in his sedition charge conviction. Many, it seems, think you are downright evil for the way your pressed for a custodial sentence, even urging the court to disregard the fact […]

Bank Islam’s latest business entry : hair salons

February 19, 2014

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And, it  seems, if you have the right connections, they give you a damn good haircut. Any satisfied customers? One soon-to be satisfied customer, I hear, is Khalid, the Selangor MB, for now, at least. Read about his anticipated hair treatment HERE.

I have no title for this

February 4, 2014

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Christians believe that God made man in His own image. To say that this  cannot be a reference to a physical image may be to state the obvious, but I will say it anyway. I do not think Christians mean that God made man to reflect God’s physical image. Which then takes me to what […]