Lament of a stressed-out minister

Kee Thuan Chye

Modified 23 Oct 2012, 1:00 am

COMMENT I tell you, it's tough laa, being a minister these days.

We have to take so much shit. From the media, from Facebook , from bloggers, from the Opposition. It was so different when Dr Mahathir Mohamad was PM. Nobody dared to question any minister then. Nobody wrote a word to criticise. But now ...

And it's not like we make that much money. Our salary is nothing compared to Singapore. Some more, the people don't appreciate it. They think we are getting kickbacks left, right and centre...

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