Ng Boon Bee, 70, one of our badminton greats, has been made a Datuk. Last week Nicole David, 25, Malaysia's squash queen, got hers.
Our first astronaut (or space tourist, according to some) Dr Sheikh Muszaphar, a Seremban lad, is also a Datuk now. Read here.
If you ask me, I say one is given the award too early and the other too late. The third is predictable, but all deserving.
Saturday, July 19, 2008
Young datuk, Old datuk
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