...and most of the time some people will shake their
head in disbelief or scratch their head in confusion,
and even start counting to one thousand to control
their anger. This is one from the latter category...
On October 20, 2004 he said this, excerpted from
one of local papers in Indonesia...
The Jakarta daily Sinar Harapan (Voice of Hope) this week quoted
Jusuf saying he was considering changes on lending polices that
would lower the interest rates on loans to a group overwhelmingly
comprised (by his own admission up to 95%) of indigenous Indonesian
businessmen. Jusuf claims that the policy will level the business
playing field and reduce the amount of discrimination directed at
the nation's tiny ethnic Chinese community.
When asked whether the policy was discriminatory, he replied:
"Would you (Indonesian Chinese) choose to be discriminated
against or you prefer to be burned out and hunted down?"
This is article number one...., more is coming up, and BTW, they'll
be more recent too...
P.S. This thread is about the president to-be
Mr. Jusuf [my-moustache-looks-like-hitler's] Kalla
comments, just to prove that this clown suffers
from a foot-in-a-mouth disease...