Truth is stranger than fiction

Dear Editor,

As I trawled through the television channels, I came upon an interview with Michael Young and the Minister Clement Rohee; the latter was talking about the Linden incident.

Two things amazed me: first the Minister said at one point he could not get in touch with the Commissioner of Police – in the days before cell phones it was inconceivable that a minister could not contact the head of an important department under his control.  Believe it or not – of course they say truth is stranger than fiction.  Then in the joke of the year he said the security situation was good.
Then there was my disappointment in Michael Young, a young journalist who earlier displayed some sense of balance and professionalism, but all of this has vanished.

Yours faithfully,
Hamilton Green, JP 

More in Letters

Comments

About these comments

The comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit or delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity.

Get the day's headlines from SN in your inbox every morning:

Most Read This Week

  1. Guyanese shot dead in Maryland

  2. Queens man gets 2-6 years for hit-and-run death of Guyanese

  3. Pastor on trial over rape of six-year-old

  4. Judiciary to write President over AG incident – source

  5. US$ rate is $230 -manufacturers

  6. Smart City Solutions terminates employment of 60

  7. Sex workers charged with violent robbery

  8. Pradoville 2 lots went ‘for a steal’ – Henry Jeffrey

  9. 51 year-old Guyanese wholesaler murdered in his T&T home


Recommended For You