27 Jan '16, 7am

MP Seah Kian Peng tries his hands at a pseudo rap/poem in Parliament:

You might know Seah Kian Peng as the CEO of Fairprice or the MP of Marine Parade GRC who ran from unit to unit during last year’s hustings. But the 55-year-old as a rapper/poet? Why a rapper/poet? Given its slow meter and cumbersome pacing, we are not sure what was coming out of his mouth. In his speech in Parliament yesterday (Jan. 26), Seah touched on the topic of nation building and collaboration among citizens. Talking about a situation that happened during one of his meet-the-people session that consisted of letters and a senior but young civil servant whose position Seah described as “unpropitious”, he said: “Madam Speaker, as a politician, I am very seldom speechless.” And that’s the harbinger of things (or poem, or rap) to come, y’all. Later in his speech, he then asked: “So what are we? Who is this – ‘Singaporean’?” Ladies and gentlemen, introducing Rapper/Poet Se...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2016/01/mp-seah-kian-peng-tries-his-...

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