In the game of war, Sarath is a hero.
In the game of politics, Mahinda is a hero.
A super hero
In the game of waiting and seeing, Ranil is a superhero.
In the game of administration Gota is a hero.
In the game of liesWimal is a hero.
Sajith has proved that he too can play the role of a hero.
VijithVijaymuni is a local hero.
Gammanpila is trying to be a “Champika against Champika”.
Mangala the hero and zero
Mangala is a good man, but he was born in the wrong country. In the USA he would be a greater hero than Obama. Here in Sri Lanka, however, he is both hero and zero.
Mahinda has a special ability. He can make people weep.
Kumar Gunaratnam has given his children an Australian education, and has come here to give free education to our children.
Life, love and protection
JVP’s life is more about Marx than about Sri Lanka. It loves Marx more than Sri Lanka. It hence tries to protect Marx more than Sri Lanka.
Before 2000 there was always a Marxist book in Wimal’s hand. Now there’s a smartphone.
Mahinda does not read books. He reads people.
In Chandrika’s time NGOs used internationalism to enjoy luxury. In Mahinda’s time those opposed to NGOs used nationalism to enjoy luxury. Mahinda did away with any difference between the two. I can’t really spot the difference today. They are the same. They are just dressed differently.
No confidence motion
In politics we cannot believe nor have confidence in anyone. So what is the use of no-confidence motions against someone?
Now Maharaja has become ‘appachchi’. Can ‘appachchi’ become PM?
Analysts consider Maithri a regime changer because he has made Maharaja an ’appachchi’.
Some say that whileRanil is not a hero, he is a leader. Let’s see.