Police probe Penang restaurant for alleged propaganda over Mao Zedong wallpaper

Wife of Xiang Ge Li La owner says it was just for decorations.

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Seductive aroma of what?! Malaysian billboard becomes ‘butt’ of jokes

Seductive aroma of what?! Malaysian billboard becomes ‘butt’ of jokes

For some, a billboard’s font choice makes coffee ad appear to say “A seductive aroma of buttocks.”

Malaysian university uses cutouts of celebrities to keep students company

Malaysian university uses cutouts of celebrities to keep students company

Jungkook from BTS, Taylor Swift, and Hello Kitty are among the famous social distance ‘enforcers’ at Sunway University.

Malaysian praised by PM for ‘NASA’ scholarship brought back down to Earth

Malaysian praised by PM for ‘NASA’ scholarship brought back down to Earth

Singapore university says no such thing was offered to him.

Former top cop thinks ‘The Onion’ is real, US government must be held to account for it

Former top cop thinks ‘The Onion’ is real, US government must be held to account for it

Satire can be tricky for the uninitiated. If you weren’t exposed to the oeuvre of Monty Python growing up (no surprise, given it’s banned here), or didn’t have a...

Malaysia sorry for Chinese New Year rooster ad cock-up

Malaysia sorry for Chinese New Year rooster ad cock-up

Malaysia has apologized after a government ad in Chinese-language newspapers featured a picture of a barking rooster to mark the Year of the Dog — and sparked a flood of...

Man says he found baby lizard, without tail, floating in his bubble tea from Tealive

Man says he found baby lizard, without tail, floating in his bubble tea from Tealive

One Facebook user is feeling traumatized after the bubble tea he ordered came with a side of protein he hadn’t asked for. User Hasler Hoho writes that he was at the Bukit Jalil...


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