You’re probably not surprised to see Aliff Syukri’s name gracing yet another unpleasant headline, but now, it’s not another mere case of inappropriate or satirical marketing content. This time, the infamous entrepreneur irked a large portion of Malaysians by making a fool out of them rather than himself.
Over the past month, he has indeed released a thread of pretty disturbing content, including a hijab ad that he ‘masturbates’ in, as well as TikTok videos featuring racy dance moves.
Netizens believe that it is the pressure of the collective recent flak that prompted him to threaten suicide via a now-deleted Instagram post depicting a handful of pills with the caption “Kill me softly and faithfully” on Friday (August 12).
This, inevitably, caused national shock and panic as it led people to fear the worst.
The viral post then reached a mass audience; among them, a Twitter user who revealed…