PUTRAJAYA — Amidst the recent controversies involving his ministers, officials and elected representatives of his coalition, Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Razak today announced the 1Shudduplawei! programme, as a sustainable solution to stop people in his administration and political coalition shooting their mouths off and bringing him unbearable pain.
Speaking at a Press conference at Perdana Putra, Najib said that the initiative was mooted to counter the negative flak his government has received after a series of foot-in-mouth incidents involving members of his administration and political party.
“The moment I read what Bung wrote after Germany’s thrashing of Brazil, I screamed to my laptop ‘Dammit, Bung! What the hell is wrong with you?? SHUDDUP LA WEI!!’,” said Najib, referring to Kinabatangan MP Datuk Bung Moktar’s twitter post praising Hitler in his distasteful celebration of Germany’s semi-final win over Brazil in the World Cup. His gaffe was also covered by international media such as CNN.
“As if the Ku Nan Soup Kitchen mess was not enough lah, right?” he continued, clearly flustered by the unnecessary stress caused by the unwanted attention. “You know how many sleepless nights I had to endure thanks to these clowns? I work very, very hard to get people’s buy-in, going on nationwide roadshows to explain to the rakyat all my national transformation policies and how they and their children will benefit. I go around the world trying to convince world leaders to engage Malaysia in business and collaborations.
“And all it takes to undo all that is an idiotic, callous and irresponsible statement in 140 characters or less!” he added, referring to Twitter’s 140-character limit.
“So today, I say that is ENOUGH,” Najib pronounced. “The idiocy ends HERE, NO FURTHER!”
The 1Shudduplawei! initiative involves active censuring and censoring of government officials who cross the line, via demerit systems, pay-cuts, demotions and if need be, whipping at the backside or shoving off an airplane mid-flight.
“Frankly I am very tired of cleaning these people’s mess,” said Najib. “I have far better ways to spend my time.
“This programme will hopefully deter anybody in my team from shooting their mouths off and making voters or investors upset,” said the PM. “I am discussing with my scientific and medical advisors on possible methods of censoring, and words like ‘superglue lips’, ‘penectomy’ as well as ‘lobotomy’ are being thrown around. We’ll see the logistics.
“And I’ve already got a few other 1Malaysia-themed brands to label these methods,” he said, smiling and showing a brief flash of joy. “I’ve got ‘1Wallop’ for the time I get to personally plant a tight, nuclear-level slap on the offender’s face, ‘1Terajang’ for when I get really agitated and kick them off a plane or the top floor of KLCC, ‘1Potong’ for when I either cut their salary, their manhood, or cut them from my administration or party, and the scariest of all, ‘1Leter’, when I send them for a nice sounding by my better half. Ha, siap la diaorang…”
Najib said that the programme will come into effect after Hari Raya, when he will have more energy and can be less restrained to kick people’s butt.