30 Aug '11, 3pm

New media engagement may have given Tony Tan and Tan Jee Say the edge

Considering that Tony Tan and Tan Cheng Bock were visibly in politics for decades and Tan Jee Say only for 6 months to a year, I would think that Tan Jee Say is the clear winner as he got three quarters of each of their votes. Tan Jee Say has a higher velocity of propulsion. I regret the fact that the PAP has used thuggery in the form of the compliant Judiciary and the ISD to demolish almost all opposition for the better part of 50 years. But the half dozen or so who survived the PAP’s mowing all have a much higher velocity than any PAP member. Something must have caused the explosive velocity of the opposition this year 2011. Definitely it is due to the new media. The new media’s foremost characteristic is that information is not stopped, nor censured at the source and is very convenient ( like what I am doing now). Most importantly the political police will have a hard t...

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/08/new-media-engagement-...

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