This might come out as shocking news, but Anwar Ibrahim is a politician born in 1947, and has been deputy prime minister. There is a fair certainty he will be the next prime minister.
I say surprising because the rancorous noise from his ardent supporters demanding those in the party and generally in the country, must do everything possible to ensure Anwar becomes the next prime minister, is threatening to present the new president of PKR as petulant to his countrymen.
Look how PKR politicians are expected to pledge they would vacate their parliamentary seats on demand, so Anwar can contest the by-election.
In living memory I have never seen Malaysians this engrossed with the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination for the 2008 election.
This is not even the Presidential election proper, and I have people in our prime minister’s office putting up as their facebook status support of Obama, admiration of Obama and tribute to Obama. Continue reading “Obama me here”→