There’s something creepy about Miss Teen contests. What is it that drives parents to subject their daughters to these contests? I’m treading a thin line here because we have a guest columnist at work at the moment who is a current provincial teen queen. Her latest column was about the contest in which she participated. […]
Less than a day after saying that she would sue the US Justice Department if she were linked to the Bangkok Film Festival bribe scandal and that the whole debacle would have no effect on her or her party’s political campaign (Puea Pandin Party), former Tourism Authority of Thailand Governor Juthamas Siriwan has announced that […]
This is just incredible. Firstly, the major story is that Gerald Green and his wife Patricia were arrested in LA after allegations that they bribed a senior official within Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) “to win a film festival contract and other deals worth more than 10 million dollars”. (AFP) The festival in question is […]
Happy 80th birthday to HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Some of you may remember I wrote about a girl named Moon a while ago. The last I heard from her, she was in Dubai, then back in Bangkok, then somewhere else around the world. For those of you who don’t remember, Moon was one of the first people I met in Thailand. Two years […]