Why I Am Happy That Barisan Nasional Lost In Perak and Kedah

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This is one simple example that the Barisan Nasional lacks focus and has allowed the Opposition to frame issues that distracts the rakyat from seeing the truth about Anwar Ibrahim, Lim Kit Siang and the leaders of PAS. Till today, Barisan Nasional is reacting, reacting, defending and defending!

By Matthias Chang

Soon after the UMNO party elections, when Khairy through money politics secured the coveted post of Chief of UMNO Youth, I warned that if he is given any prominent role in the By-elections or in the new Cabinet, he will tarnish whatever efforts of Prime Minister Najib to rejuvenate UMNO and the Barisan Nasional.

The sight of Khairy’s face in the local media attempting to shake hands with PAS supporters told the whole story – the bad dude strutting and gloating and flaunting his newly acquired power. If there is a face that puts people off, it is his smug look!

Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad’s attempt to repair this particular damage was too little too late, but credit and gratitude must be given to Tun for his willingness to help the Barisan Nasional even at the expense of his health. People tend to forget that Tun is eighty-four.

Why am I happy that Barisan Nasional was defeated in Perak and Kedah?

My reasons are as follows: