There I was in the office, working away, blissfully unaware that I would soon bear witness to the terrifying spectacle that is the Thai fire drill. Now, I've been through a few fire drills in my time. Most of them ended with a few laughs and a head count. How sheltered a life I've lived. […]
By now most of us have seen the Thailand's Got Talent video of 23-year-old "performance artist" Duangjai Jansaunoi painting on a canvas with her bare chest. The video sent shockwaves through Thailand's online communities and Culture Minister Sukumol Kunplome demanded the show's producers explain why the segment was allowed to air. But what's most puzzling […]
This video is currently going viral here in Thailand. In it, a female contestant on Thailand's Got Talent comes out onto the stage, starts painting on a blank canvas, takes off her shirt and bra, pours paint on herself and then proceeds to go to work on the canvas with her bare chest. But actress, […]
An unusually saucy news week here in Thailand. Maybe something in the water over Songkran? Thai police use public humiliation to stamp out groping during Songkran Anyone caught having a quick feel on Khao San Road this year was ordered to stand on a table, head hung low in shame, wearing a sign that said […]
From Songkran celebrations yesterday. Not cool.