AP: “Big questions still unanswered in Thai terror plot”

The AP has a story today summing up the last week’s events: It began when three men blew up their house accidentally on Valentine’s Day in Bangkok. It ended with a gory scene that looked more like Baghdad: a bloodied, would-be bomber with severed legs moaning on a glass-strewn sidewalk after another botched blast. Last […]

More on ‘SEJEAL’ Stickers and Iranian Bombing Suspects

Following up on a Tweet I sent last night: Today’s Bangkok Post — a pic of the front page is above — has more on the “SEJEAL” stickers and the Iranian bombing suspects. The Post says: City police are looking into possible links between last week’s central Bangkok bomb blasts and the posting of a […]

Off topic: “RE TWEET ME” T-shirt for Sale in Bangkok

I wanted to share this cell phone picture of a T-shirt I spotted at a market in Bangkok’s Silom neighborhood last night. Yes, it says “RE TWEET ME.” Further proof — as if any were needed — of Twitter’s global influence. Naturally, I Tweeted the pic, and Twitter user @_JustMelissa posted the excellent image below […]

Acid attack near Bangkok’s Asoke BTS station?

The Bangkok Post reports today that: A foreign woman artist, Elizabeth Briel, reported on Twitter on Friday that she and her husband had acid sprayed at their faces at the Asoke skytrain station last night. She said the acid was directed at them from the stairway leading to the station near Robinson shopping mall. Mrs […]