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    ^^Those darkies have blacked up well

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    In a Pattaya Taxi

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    I've got a good idea what those pictures mean, i wonder if anyone else has...

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    ..... got me wondering now as well.

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    ^^^

    Love the Moke, fookin ripper.

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    For weeks, hundreds of men have been toiling in Naypyidaw, digging trenches along all the main roads (no JCBs here!).

    Is it for new water pipes? electricity cables?

    No - it is to lay high-speed, fibre-optic cables, to provide fast internet and TV channel service in the city.

    This sounds like a great idea to make the city more attractive to businesses. If you look at this photo, there are no overhead power cables or telephone cables - everything was buried underground when the city was built, (no spider's web of ugly cables that you see in Thailand).
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    Groping women when you're old is fine - everyone thinks you're senile

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    ^

    I seen them doing exactly the same thing in Bali using Javanese laborers .

    It's friggin hard work but at least they had a job.

    That's all ya can say about that when ya see these poor bastards niggering away like that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by terry57 View Post
    I seen them doing exactly the same thing in Bali using Javanese laborers .
    Tell them to get on alibaba and order one of these:


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    Quote Originally Posted by pseudolus View Post
    ..... got me wondering now as well.
    I thought it was a pop at your mate Harry.

    Mini moke - Cockney for smoke- Thai for Blow Job

    Western oil & gas worker in the sand pit.

    Dodgy looking Arab.


    Maybe I think too mut

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    The railway musem at Chatuchak Park, formerly funded privately, it ran out of steam last year. The exhibits are now gathering dust inside. Used to be a good way to kill an hour back in the day. All those old locomotivess..






    Chatuchak Park yesterday







    Design doesn't appear to be that typically Thai. When running round the park I use the clock as a rough guide to lap timings.
    Rebar framing in place for a BTS pier.



    BTS construction ooking towards Mo Chit



    Coffee shop for poofters

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    Quote Originally Posted by Simon43 View Post


    For weeks, hundreds of men have been toiling in Naypyidaw, digging trenches along all the main roads (no JCBs here!).

    Is it for new water pipes? electricity cables?

    No - it is to lay high-speed, fibre-optic cables, to provide fast internet and TV channel service in the city.

    This sounds like a great idea to make the city more attractive to businesses. If you look at this photo, there are no overhead power cables or telephone cables - everything was buried underground when the city was built, (no spider's web of ugly cables that you see in Thailand).
    That is pretty smart and it makes the city look pretty or at least prettier than having cables all over the place. Many times in Thailand I've wanted to take a pic, but hard to take a nice pic when there are a zillion black wires all over the place. I wonder how much the people get paid for doing that hard labour? Not much, I'd imagine.

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    Sunset from my apartment looking toward the Shan foothills

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    ^...almost a nice view...

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    Working up the paddy for a second crop.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mandaloopy View Post
    Sunset from my apartment looking toward the Shan foothills
    Nice pic.. the hills in the background are nice.

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    Saw this in the the grocery store. Chinese New Year coming up in a month. The year of the dog.
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    Great shot of Andy Lau singing on TV. One of my fave HK actors.

    Had some rugged street Isaan grub today at Victory Monument

    You gotta write the order yourseld and hand it to the miserable woman masquerading as a waiteress



    Good variety of nosh



    Lovely. Oddly, she hates sticky rice. I had two baskets


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    From Hero



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    Power cut last sunday at 11pm, snake on the overhead cables they said. So at 11.45pm I decide to piss off to a hotel not far away, called My Bed Ratchada.

    In the morning I looked out the window and was horrified to see that the ramshackle tower block Ratchada Pavilion is still standing.



    I lived there from 2005-6 and it was ok but not in the best shape. Was on the 19th floor and took these photos.

    A lot of condo blocks have gone up since then. Looking slightly left towards MRT Lat Prao park & ride building



    Looking down to the right towards the Central criminal court, Ratchapisek Road. Elephant building in the distance.



    Looking straight ahead from the balcony



    Almost the same shot but to the left slightly



    Slightly more left. Pollution quite terrible.


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    ^ You and Luigi out on the piss?

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    ^^ Not often you see Superman, Spiderman, Afroman and Ironman out together.

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    ^^^ Is that Punty in the shop window?

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