My friend Kee Thuan Chye the author of his latest book No More Bullshit, Please, We’re All Malaysians tagged me this morning on my FB Wall. Since Wednesday I had decided on my My Friday Guest Blogger. However, I am giving this honor to Thuan Chye because it is TIMELY.
Last night at Online, this question criss-crossed the bar front: Will you be there? Bala the Boss gave a good answer: I have to be there to make up the 500,000! I know that all the members called to the bar will be there except a lady whom I overheard declare that she loves Malaysia but does not want to involved in politics! It was at the tip of my tongue, but she escaped a lashing because it is Maunday Thursday and I seldom attack ladies.
Lan Dang young lady, nobody is asking you to stand for elections. Your civic duty is to exercise your right as a citizens and that is to register as a voter. You could vote for a papaya tree for all we care because you made a choice! Sorry, I had to get this off my sagging chest…..so go read