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The coolest election result ever

The Netherlands held its general election on Wednesday (March 17).

Voter turnout was high at almost 83 percent. 

There are 150 seats in the Dutch parliament. Under their proportional representation system, the Party for the Animals is projected to win six seats! Continue reading “The coolest election result ever”

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Put Malay MCA candidates in Wangsa Maju and other hot seats

MCA’s current two parliament seats – Ayer Hitam and Tanjong Piai – are in Malay-majority areas.

MCA has no clout with which to bargain within BN when it is already acknowledged that the party cannot command Chinese support. Continue reading “Put Malay MCA candidates in Wangsa Maju and other hot seats”

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GE15: Will Pribumi return to Harapan?

Umno deputy president Mat Hasan yesterday lobbed a hand grenade when he made it clear that his party intends to recover their Big Brother standing in Team A who are the incumbents and present ruling government.

Where does Umno’s now openly stated intention leave Pribumi? As it is, Pribumi chairman Mahathir has signaled that he will be sitting on the opposition bench when parliament resumes sitting on May 18 — see news report below. Continue reading “GE15: Will Pribumi return to Harapan?”

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Anwar’s hope of becoming PM dimmer after Rantau loss

Anwar staked his reputation on Rantau and campaigned the byelection as if he himself was the candidate. But his ceramahs were filled mostly by Chinese and Indians.

Mahathir did not pop his head in Rantau even once.

The PKR defeat yesterday is Anwar’s to own. He and PKR failed to deliver the Malay votes. Continue reading “Anwar’s hope of becoming PM dimmer after Rantau loss”

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Flare of nationalism — cool half minute video

“God, Honour, Fatherland”, the marchers for nationalism chant.


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Umno menghala lagi ke kanan

Kemaskini 4.35 ptg: Khaled Nordin naib presiden Umno

Sudah dijangka pun. Parti alifbata semalam memilih saf kepimpinan tertinggi puak kanan yakni sebagai presiden baru Zahid Hamidi, timbalan presiden baru Mat Hasan, dan naib presiden baru Ismail Sabri Yaakob, Mahdzir Khalid dan (belum rasmi) Khaled Nordin.

BAWAH: Khairy, seorang pendokong kegiatan mesra multi-faith, berada di Gereja Methodist Damansara Utama  Continue reading “Umno menghala lagi ke kanan”