Posted in Mama DAPster

DAP’s Dr Heckle and Mr Jibe

Cambridge dictionary defines the word ‘jibe’ as “an insulting remark that is intended to make someone look stupid”. The dictionary illustrates the word by alluding to how it is typical for ​politicians to ​indulge in ​cheap jibes at other people’s ​expense.

‘Heckler’s Veto’ is a legal term to explain the “position taken by law enforcement officers based on an alleged right to restrict freedom of speech where such expression may create disorder or provoke violence” (ref. Duhaime’s Law Dictionary).

Outside of legal terminology, the phrase is also used by the layman to describe how a hostile mob may coerce an individual to self-censor. Continue reading “DAP’s Dr Heckle and Mr Jibe”

Posted in Scissorati

Wong Chun Wai: “we are not a banana republic”

Scissorati-in-Chief Wong Chun Wai is predictably using his EvangeliSTAR column to attack the Red Shirts.

The J-Star CEO alleges in his article today titled ‘Time to get real‘ that certain politicians are “seeing shadows when there are none”.

Chun Wai claims that these has-beens “waving the racist card” / “waving the keris” against their “so-called imaginary enemies” are creating havoc. Continue reading “Wong Chun Wai: “we are not a banana republic””