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4 Comments

  1. sorethumb

     /  August 2, 2017

    My friend lives in Jomtien Thailand. He is always raving about the weather, the women the condo’s pool. I have never been to Thailand but I have heard it is dirty and crowded.
    He hadn’t been in contact for a while so I decided to check out the local news.
    What I gleaned was that they have the occasional unprovoked attacks on “farlang” (the native Thais are suppressed by their government). Also there are major development fails – high rise condos. But what got me was this:

    Beach Traders call it a day as tourists are replaced by dead fish and rubbish
    http://pattayaone.news/en/tourists-replaced-dead-fish-rubbish/

    Chinese and Indians are everywhere.
    Is this New Zealand’s future?

  2. Alan Wilkinson

     /  August 2, 2017

    After the lunatics have been killed:

  3. Patzcuaro

     /  August 2, 2017

    KAOS in the White House as usual, White House staff spend time planning a transparent response to Don Jr’s meeting with the Russians for the President to override with lies.

    I might be being unkind to Agent 86, it is beginning to look like a Borat movie.

    http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=11897830