August 30, 2008
Original source : Super Admin, Malaysia Today, see it here or just read it below..
Analysts told the New Straits Times that the ruling Barsian Nasional’s persistent focus on the sodomy allegation, aimed at running down Anwar in the eyes of Muslim voters, had backfired. Sodomy, refusal to swear on the Quran and accusations of collusion with the US and Israel.
In an earlier time in Malaysia, this would have been enough to sink any political hope of power. Not anymore. Case in point: Permatang Pauh.