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Anton Casey calling MRT commuters "poor people"

Post by Pal » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 12:47 am

Discuss!

See link (especially the comments):
http://www.thydowager.com/juicebits/201 ... oor-people
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Post by x9200 » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 6:49 am

The most interesting in this article is that you posted a link to it.

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 7:00 am

Absolutely no excuse. He should be raked over the coals.

But what I really want to know is how come you can post link to ST? :o

Special Dispensation? :wink:
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Post by Pal » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 8:06 am

Linking to a page should be fine as long as content is not copied.

Nevertheless, I changed the link to a more interesting site instead :cool:
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Post by the lynx » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 8:58 am

I'm not proud to say this but I've read all the way through the comments in this link and looks like the PR company that Casey hired posted his apologies (or maybe it was himself).

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Post by Sergei82 » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 9:03 am

I think, chances of him being demonstratively and publicly booted out of Singapore are high.

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Post by AngMoG » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 9:30 am

Sergei82 wrote:I think, chances of him being demonstratively and publicly booted out of Singapore are high.
Not sure. The agitators at a certain site want to get him fired, at least. And possibly prosecuted under the sedition act, which covers class as well as race.

I think it's much ado about nothing again. Just some idiot posting stupid things on his face book.

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Post by Pal » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 9:46 am

the lynx wrote:I'm not proud to say this but I've read all the way through the comments in this link and looks like the PR company that Casey hired posted his apologies (or maybe it was himself).
He claimed that there is a security breach of his Facebook account and hence the bad remarks?
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Post by Saint » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 9:58 am

Pal wrote:
the lynx wrote:I'm not proud to say this but I've read all the way through the comments in this link and looks like the PR company that Casey hired posted his apologies (or maybe it was himself).
He claimed that there is a security breach of his Facebook account and hence the bad remarks?
The security breach relates to pictures being download from his FB account and posted on various media sites

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Post by JR8 » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:06 am

Just another 'useful idiot' gobbing off, but turned into a big-story as it distracts the people from more important 'matters of state'.

Call it 'tabloid-soma' if you like. And bang on cue, see all the frothing-at-the-mouth anti FT comments that it yields... 'bread and circuses' as they say*...


* (for those who might be unfamiliar...)
- 'Offerings, such as benefits or entertainments, intended to placate discontent or distract attention from a policy or situation.
- 'Something, as extravagant entertainment, offered as an expedient means of pacifying discontent or diverting attention from a source of grievance.

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Post by PNGMK » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:09 am

A little insensitive but the agitators are probably suffering from green eyes.
I think he'll learn his lesson.

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Post by Wd40 » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:09 am

Whats wrong with these Ang Mohs working in financial services? First there was this Barclays FX research analyst who went and abused construction workers and then another one who punched a taxi driver then this one. I guess wealth really gets to the head of some people.

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Post by Saint » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:21 am

Wd40 wrote:Whats wrong with these Ang Mohs working in financial services? First there was this Barclays FX research analyst who went and abused construction workers and then another one who punched a taxi driver then this one. I guess wealth really gets to the head of some people.
Next these Ang Mohs will be rioting in HV!

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Post by the lynx » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:32 am

The anti-FT xenophobes are also targeting his son (whom was mentioned to be of Down Syndrome). That's very low of them!

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Post by Barnsley » Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:32 am

Saint wrote:
Wd40 wrote:Whats wrong with these Ang Mohs working in financial services? First there was this Barclays FX research analyst who went and abused construction workers and then another one who punched a taxi driver then this one. I guess wealth really gets to the head of some people.
Next these Ang Mohs will be rioting in HV!
Is HV still popular with the Ang Moh??

maybe I go on the wrong evenings , Tues/Weds , but hardly any whiteys at all.
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