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by charlesh
Fri Jul 21, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Macaques being sterilised at Hua Hin tourist spot
Replies: 7
Views: 1301

Re: Macaques being sterilised at Hua Hin tourist spot

Thais love taking unwanted dogs and cats and dumping them preferably at the local wat. I rescued a forlorn sick cat recently in the bush . Had it treated, sterilised (not happy) and now living a stable life with the in laws. Even wanders to the front street for the daily bintabat. As for those aggre...
by charlesh
Fri Jul 21, 2017 1:21 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Canadian Dark Web kingpin found dead in Thai jail cell
Replies: 10
Views: 1801

Re: Canadian Dark Web kingpin found dead in Thai jail cell

Imagine what would happen to Julian Assange.
by charlesh
Sun Jan 22, 2017 4:54 am
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Shirtless and Topless Farangs
Replies: 60
Views: 9633

Re: Shirtless and Topless Farangs

Lack of respect, lack of dignity and selfish in nature. What you do at home and on your property is your business. There is 1 farang who wanders into the market on the way to Pranburi on a regular basis shirtless and wearing for want of a better word shorts. Gone native? A damned embarrassment when ...
by charlesh
Sun Jan 22, 2017 4:49 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: Road Rage
Replies: 2
Views: 6931

Re: Road Rage

There is no doubt in my mind that standards have dropped especially in Australia and what with the plethora of new "laws" designed to enhance revenue, so called police incidents that now see blocks closed off with snail like investigations, and in Melb with Vic Roads sponsored infrastructure project...
by charlesh
Sun Jan 22, 2017 4:34 am
Forum: Education
Topic: Thailand tumbles in International Student Assessments
Replies: 29
Views: 10370

Re: Thailand tumbles in International Student Assessments

Here is the economist article - an interesting slant. IMO while Thailand holds onto its ancient script it will always be behind the educational eightball. Vietnam woke up a long time ago and China is a standout. http://www.economist.com/news/asia/21715011-countrys-class-war-has-its-roots-classroom-p...
by charlesh
Wed Nov 23, 2016 1:50 pm
Forum: News
Topic: German nabbed for growing cannabis in Hua Hin
Replies: 4
Views: 3244

Re: German nabbed for growing cannabis in Hua Hin

cannabis infused whisky now for sale at a place near you ha, ha.
I reckon the person who thinks that is a Thai-German name must have sampled the wares.
by charlesh
Fri Nov 11, 2016 10:51 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: I think other countries can use this
Replies: 2
Views: 4661

Re: I think other countries can use this

Yet further examples of privileged, entitled slobs not so different from the Hi so's !
by charlesh
Fri Sep 30, 2016 5:22 am
Forum: News
Topic: 'White Temple' to charge foreigners an entry fee
Replies: 13
Views: 2783

Re: 'White Temple' to charge foreigners an entry fee

It is NOT free entrance to a number of Minsters in the UK. BUT entrance fees apply to ALL not just this 2 tiered system that exist in LOS.
by charlesh
Sun Sep 25, 2016 5:51 am
Forum: News
Topic: Video: Farang bikers beat street vendor in Pattaya
Replies: 18
Views: 3527

Re: Video: Farang bikers beat street vendor in Pattaya

Kicking people on the ground is the act of a "dog". Whether he was hapless as described is interesting and hhtel has a good point too!
by charlesh
Thu Sep 15, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Tough action against Hua Hin beach encroachers/demolition of pier restaurants
Replies: 132
Views: 20321

Re: Tough action against Hua Hin beach encroachers

Here's me thinking it was those horrible jelly fish and floating bits of plastic et al that were encroaching.
by charlesh
Fri Sep 09, 2016 4:54 am
Forum: News
Topic: Hua Hin and Thailand bomb attacks
Replies: 235
Views: 24293

Re: Hua Hin and Thailand bomb attacks

Just taken from "The economist" today. Trust deficit: Najib Razak in Thailand As the Malaysian prime minister starts a two-day visit, Asia’s deadliest internal conflict—in Thailand’s southern Muslim provinces—will dominate talks. Bangkok’s assimilation policies have failed and Thailand wants assuran...
by charlesh
Sun Aug 28, 2016 12:17 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Eastern European hackers swindle millions from Thai ATMs
Replies: 6
Views: 3163

Re: Eastern European hackers swindle millions from Thai ATMs

So what happened to the CCTV and watch on departures processes at country exit points. I'm sure T Bht goes down well in romania, albania etc.
by charlesh
Mon Aug 22, 2016 2:18 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Hua Hin and Thailand bomb attacks
Replies: 235
Views: 24293

Re: Hua Hin and Thailand bomb attacks

The bloke with the designer jeans looks like he has just picked up his weekly lottery tickets.
by charlesh
Thu Aug 18, 2016 1:20 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Hua Hin and Thailand bomb attacks
Replies: 235
Views: 24293

Re: Hua Hin and Thailand bomb attacks

Buksi - I don't have f/book or twit and don't want too. I do however read and have an understanding that indicates that the official news media seems to be somewhat at odds with facts on a number of occasions. Currently in Oz there is an inquest into the storm of the Lindt cafe in Sydney (finally by...
by charlesh
Mon Aug 15, 2016 2:45 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Hua Hin and Thailand bomb attacks
Replies: 235
Views: 24293

Re: Hua Hin and Thailand bomb attacks

Get real, police reports and official news reports (globally) are about as reliable as a ouija board.