11 Aug '11, 12am

Molly's at it again… Let’s Play: Shanmugam’s Clarifications on the Elected Presidency #sgelections #sgpresident

Let’s Play: Shanmugam’s Clarifications on the Elected Presidency Posted on August 10, 2011 by Molly Meek First, Shanmugam “clarifies” for us what the Constitution says about the role of Singapore’s Elected President. Next, he clarifies his clarification. And then he gives a final claim to close the issue. Best of all, he tells us, as reported by SingaporeScene , that “the Constitution [is] very clear on the matter.” Which seems to imply that he has been wasting him time on all the clarification while taxpayers are paying his salary and listening to him so earnestly. I feel betrayed. But never mind. Shanmugam is not the only person entitled to making clarifications. Neither is he entitled to the final say. His promise (of sorts) to shut up regarding the matter is an open invitation for netizens to scrutinize his dead final words to life. Amongst Shanmugam’s most interesting...

Full article: https://mollymeek.wordpress.com/2011/08/10/lets-play-shan...

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