Malaysians Have Declared That New Defence Minister Mat Sabu Is Now A Meme Icon
Pakatan Harapan wasted no time in getting down to business after their GE14 win
Malaysians were especially tickled pink that the "cute" politician will be overseeing national security. So much so that netizens began congratulating him with memes and Photoshop battles:
In case you're wondering, the caption above says: "Being cute is not a crime."
1. He may not have much experience, but it's nothing Photoshop can't fix
4. Mat Sabu stacking up chairs so he doesn't have to stand when giving a speech is such a mood
5. Even Mark Zuckerberg took a leaf out of Mat Sabu's book
6. And then there's his epic bromance with Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng
7. Still a better love story than Twilight
8. FUN FACT: According to Lim Guan Eng, Mat Sabu makes a killer curry fish head.
9. Over on Snapchat, the young ones think Mat Sabu is "precious" when he smiles
10. Meanwhile, a former minister is experiencing major FOMO
11. A meme compilation is not complete until you wrap it up with the Avengers. Yep, that's Mat Sabu as the Hulk.
BONUS: Malaysians are also sharing this photo of Mat Sabu sleeping on the road during the 2015 Bersih rally.
Want a break from post-GE14 news? Check out more memes Malaysians came up with, this time about Dr. M's now iconic Council of Elders:
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