26 Jul '11, 5am

Good piece by Yawning Bread: What is a president for and how do we choose? #sgelections #sgpresident #sgpolitics

We don’t want Tony Tan. He may be painted as tiger with great achievement by PAP and thru his own media coverage. The point is, he is trained in the circus and already tamed by Zoo Keeper. Eventually he will become brain dead or Zombie like the current one subjected to further manipulation. That is not the tiger we want to see holding the highest office. Probably the ruling party wanted him to retire in Istana after serving the PAP (not the people) for decades. To deserve respect as People president, he needs to earn it from the people, not from PAP We want a tiger that is free-will, with or without teeth, to capitalize on its status as king of the jungle to scare even the cockiest animals without needing a fight. We don’t want him to have any association to the government more than with the people. Analogy aside, a president can capitalize on his respectable status by doi...

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