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by oakdale160
Sat Apr 21, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: Caption Competition
Replies: 10136
Views: 207155

Re: Caption Competition

This is the brilliant new Police Scheme to slow down the traffic,
by oakdale160
Sat Apr 21, 2018 3:17 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: Premier League 2017-2018
Replies: 123
Views: 8601

Re: Premier League 2017-2018

Lets think, who has had experience in following a long-serving icon-- I've got it David Moyes.
by oakdale160
Thu Apr 19, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Science & Nature
Topic: Philippine Island to close to tourism.
Replies: 6
Views: 372

Re: Philippine Island to close to tourism.

As opposed to Thai's dictator who will not do anything about the plastic bag pollution---"Because Thai people would not like it"
by oakdale160
Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:14 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Massive exodus from Bangkok - 7 deadly days of Songkran begin
Replies: 29
Views: 1976

Re: Massive exodus from Bangkok - 7 deadly days of Songkran begin

The deceased were from poor uneducated families, luckily none from wealthy, military or government families--so no problem.
by oakdale160
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:48 am
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Good Barber / Hairdresser
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Re: Good Barber / Hairdresser

When I went for my first haircut at a local Chinese barber shop in BKK I was told by the person directing me to it that I would almost certainly be offered sex. The young lady washed my hair before cutting, cut it whilst wet and then came close to me and asked--You want blow? I was confused, not sur...
by oakdale160
Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Massive exodus from Bangkok - 7 deadly days of Songkran begin
Replies: 29
Views: 1976

Re: Massive exodus from Bangkok - 7 deadly days of Songkran begin

Would those of you with Thai families ask them whether they understand the concept of a % increase.
by oakdale160
Mon Apr 16, 2018 6:03 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Massive exodus from Bangkok - 7 deadly days of Songkran begin
Replies: 29
Views: 1976

Re: Massive exodus from Bangkok - 7 deadly days of Songkran begin

And has been pointed out in earlier posts this is the number "Dead at the site of the accident" does not include later deaths at hospitals etc. A hospital friend says that deaths in the ER are common.
by oakdale160
Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: Caption Competition
Replies: 10136
Views: 207155

Re: Caption Competition

I'm drinking a cup of coffee right now, that should help get the blood alcohol level down.
by oakdale160
Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Things you had better get used to living in Thailand
Replies: 26
Views: 2532

Re: Things you had better get used to living in Thailand

Posters talk about people adjusting and getting a tolerance to the heat.My experience seeing new arrivals is that either you have it or don't, you don't acquire it. Some expats are comfortable with it almost immediately and some never get comfortable with it.
by oakdale160
Fri Apr 13, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: Caption Competition
Replies: 10136
Views: 207155

Re: Caption Competition

thank you, as for the next competition, i have not mastered the process of loading pictures on the forum, sorry.
by oakdale160
Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:25 am
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: shade sails (where to buy?)
Replies: 17
Views: 718

Re: shade sails (where to buy?)

An ex-pat opens a business trains That staff and they provide good service. Then he leaves and the staff continue the business---how long does it take for the quality of work and service to deteriorate -- before he gets to the airport.
by oakdale160
Thu Apr 12, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Airport VIP Bus to and from Hua Hin
Replies: 379
Views: 52157

Re: Airport VIP Bus to and from Hua Hin

There are no intermediate stops. When the bus is nearly there it stops at a toll booth that is right opposite the IKEA store, it would be nice if you could get off and later reload there but it is tightly fenced off.
by oakdale160
Sat Apr 07, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: News of the Weird - this just in!
Replies: 962
Views: 58617

Re: News of the Weird - this just in!

I think that if I were to attempt to stab a burglar with a screwdriver I would select a Phillips head.
by oakdale160
Sat Apr 07, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: News of the Weird - this just in!
Replies: 962
Views: 58617

Re: News of the Weird - this just in!

I think that if I were to attempt to stab a burglar with a screwdriver I would select a Phillips head.
by oakdale160
Sat Apr 07, 2018 7:33 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: First Post
Replies: 17
Views: 1220

Re: First Post

One of the small hotels near the Marriot--- close to the beach, close to Soi 80