27 Apr '11, 9am

TNP: Do looks matter in elections? Then examines women #SGelections candidates. Gutter & SEXIST press. #SGfeminists

TNP: Do looks matter in elections? Then examines women #SGelections candidates. Gutter & SEXIST press. #SGfeminists

SHE had lovely flowing hair, make-up and her good side showing. That was the picture her party sent out to the media. But National Solidarity Party's (NSP) Nicole Seah, 24, turned up at yesterday's press conference looking, well, different. The make-up was light and her hair was pulled back tightly. Someone asked, are you just another pretty face? Female candidates to watch Click on thumbnail to view (Photos: ST, TNP, ZB, BH, PAP, NSP) RELATED STORIES AsiaOne's General Election Special More Election stories In short, she wants to be taken seriously. Miss Seah shot back without hesitation: "If you think I'm just another pretty face, read my Facebook updates, read my articles, read the interviews I've done and judge for yourself." It's inevitable that she's compared with the People's Action Party's (PAP) Tin Pei Ling, 27. Both are good-looking young women, their respective p...

Full article: http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne+News/Singapore/Story/...

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