Tag: Critical Spectator

Critical Spectator says “the most handsome man in Singapore” helped get him back on Facebook

Singapore—He’s back. And with renewed (self-)righteous zeal, it appears. Polish blogger Michael Petraeus, whose page “Critical Spectator” was removed from Facebook on July 8, started posting again on Facebook on Wednesday, July 29. In one day he has posted no less than seven times, which...

‘Critical Spectator’ challenges Calvin Cheng on China, gets blocked on his page

Singapore—Former Nominated Member of Parliament Calvin Cheng wrote a Facebook post on May 30 presenting arguments as to why the ‘Singapore - China Travel Bubble’ is good for the country at this time, which did not go over well with Polish blogger Michael Petraeus,...

Sudhir Thomas Vadaketh blasts mediocrity of Critical Spectator

Singapore — After writer Sudhir Thomas Vadaketh aired his views on blogger Michael Petraeus (aka Critical Spectator) on social media, things turned interesting, as the blogger decided to return volley for volley. In a post on Tuesday night (May 19), Vadaketh had said he'd been...

Critical Spectator lambasts ‘do-gooders’ who fault the Govt for Covid-19 outbreak among foreign workers

Singapore—Polish blogger Michael Petraeus, who is known as Critical Spectator online and who has made his decidedly pro-administration views very clear, apparently has very little patience with those he terms as the “caring do-gooders” who are speaking out on the issue of foreign workers’...

War of words: Professor Cherian George calls Critical Spectator a troll whom he ‘couldn’t resist feeding’

Singapore—What started out as a private disagreement via emails between Singaporean academic Cherian George and Polish blogger Michael Petraeus turned public when the blogger, who is popularly known as Critical Spectator and has been a staunch supporter of the policies of the government of...