Monday, August 19, 2013

The GOOD, the bad, and the UGLY!

Being able to use bombastic English vocabulary (Meaning of bombastic = pompous, wordy, turgid,  inflated, and exaggerated.) doe not make one really smart of even a completer anglophile.
He is known to intimidate reporters covering him by throwing some insidious bombastic rheroric and semantics to a "slow" and an "unfriendly" reporters with the intention of shutting him or her up.
I am talking about Lee Kuan Yew.
A man who cannot even be described as an enigma, I cannot describing him sush for it lends support to the myth that has been perpetuated by his supporters or his system.
Describing him as an enigma will perpetuate that false myth about this man who claims to have created Singapore solely on his own initiative?!
No, he was a vicious leader, like Stalin ruling the former USSR,  in the true tradition of great villain such as Stalin,

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