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by hhfarang
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: News of the Weird - this just in!
Replies: 1010
Views: 63550

Re: News of the Weird - this just in!

Seafront jogger killed by car after driver fell out of it while parking A seafront jogger was killed by a car after its owner fell out of the vehicle whilst trying to park, a court has heard. Supermarket worker Gillian Richings, 68, was leaning out of the open door of her new car whilst trying to pa...
by hhfarang
Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: My wife is never wrong
Replies: 16
Views: 1219

Re: My wife is never wrong

When I first started visiting Thailand a bit over 30 years ago an expat joke I heard many times was "For Sale; One set of Encyclopedia Britannica. No longer needed, have Thai wife. She knows everything." In 20+ years of marriage to a Thai I have found this to be the truth...

:D :D :D
by hhfarang
Mon Aug 27, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: News of the Weird - this just in!
Replies: 1010
Views: 63550

Re: News of the Weird - this just in!

Since the first post in this thread in 2009, this one may take the top prize! :roll: :laugh: Pete :cheers: Couple unable to conceive found to be having sex wrongly for four years Breaking News August 26, 2018 17:21 By The Star Asia News Network http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/breakingnews/30...
by hhfarang
Fri Aug 17, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: Science & Nature
Topic: How the internet is changing the way we grieve
Replies: 3
Views: 376

Re: How the internet is changing the way we grieve

Yeah, I knew a guy who died 4 years ago and still gets a slew of "Happy Birthdays" each year on his Facebook account, apparently from "friends" who don't know he's dead.
by hhfarang
Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:16 am
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10406

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

"Thai cave miracle: Hero refugee boy, 14, who speaks five languages helped co-ordinate dramatic rescue The Thai boys cave rescue is a story of many heroes – including one of the boys himself, who helped co-ordinate the rescue by communicating with British divers. Myanmar refugee Adul Sam-on, is able...
by hhfarang
Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:13 am
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10406

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

Sad for this hero... "Thai cave rescue: Hero Australian doctor emerges from flooded tunnels to find out father died" https://www.yahoo.com/news/thai-cave-rescue-hero-australian-053000972.html ...and more about the movie... https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/producers-cave-rescue-movie-deep-thai-con...
by hhfarang
Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10406

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

hhfarang wrote:
Tue Jul 10, 2018 9:39 pm
Can't wait for the movie...
...soon to be in a theater near you!

"Thailand cave movie: Hollywood producers already on the scene"

https://www.news.com.au/entertainment/m ... 93490e14ab
by hhfarang
Tue Jul 10, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10406

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

Can't wait for the movie...
by hhfarang
Tue Jul 10, 2018 12:01 am
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10406

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

Allowed to see their parents now...

"Parents of boys rescued from Thai cave told 'no hugging or kissing' until health checks are cleared"

https://www.yahoo.com/news/parents-boys ... 02721.html
by hhfarang
Mon Jul 09, 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10406

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

News over here is saying 8 boys rescued now. https://www.yahoo.com/gma/rescue-effort-restarts-final-8-boys-coach-still-081904309--abc-news-topstories.html https://www.yahoo.com/news/rescuers-prepare-move-rest-boys-coach-thai-cave-072351124.html Then there's this... Thai rescue vehicle carrying 10 dr...
by hhfarang
Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:08 am
Forum: News
Topic: 49 missing as boat overturns in seas off Thailand
Replies: 42
Views: 1989

49 missing as boat overturns in seas off Thailand

"PHUKET, Thailand (AP) — A boat carrying dozens of Chinese tourists overturned Thursday in rough seas off southern Thailand and 49 passengers were unaccounted for, an official said. Strong winds were still blowing as searchers looked for the missing people off the tourist island of Phuket in the And...
by hhfarang
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Quote of the Day
Replies: 34
Views: 1107

Re: Quote of the Day

When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt
by hhfarang
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Moderate amounts of coffee and alcohol may be linked to a longer life
Replies: 5
Views: 229

Re: Moderate amounts of coffee and alcohol may be linked to a longer life

migrant wrote:
Mon Jun 25, 2018 7:01 am
So 2 cups and you live to 180, 3 to 270 etc?
I use that logic with alcohol with my daily beer and wine...
by hhfarang
Mon Jun 25, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10406

Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

"MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — Multiple attempts to locate 12 boys and their soccer coach missing in a flooded cave complex in northern Thailand for nearly two days have failed, but officials said Monday they believe they're still alive. The boys, aged 11-15, are believed to have entered the Tham Luang N...