Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Lulu's Breakfast LUNCH Dinner Series 18

Footnote taken from The Trouble With Malaysia, a Brian Yap essay from the book New Malaysian Essays 1

In this Ben Stiller comedy, a male model is brainwashed into assasinating the Prime Minister of Malaysia - of course it is banned.
It's never quite clear if it's the attempted assasination that's offensive, or the fact that the prime minister looks more like Ho Chi Minh that any of our real-life prime ministers.

Note [from Amir's site Postal pre-orders now open]
You can pre-order New Malaysian Essays 1 for RM30 each. The price includes shipping anywhere within Malaysia. If you are outside Malaysia, kindly make friends with a Malaysian resident who can then post it to you.
You can send the money to my (Amir M's) Maybank account: 014105120512. Once you have done so, send me an email at to let me know your address. If you'd like an autograph, let me know to whom it should be addressed :-)
Closing date is Thursday, Feb 14. The books will be posted on Feb 15.