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by Nereus
Mon Jun 18, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: News of the Weird - this just in!
Replies: 981
Views: 61153

Re: News of the Weird - this just in!

Watch out kids, it may not be your Grandpa. But then, all Chinese look the same: :shock: …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Grandfather collects wrong child from kindergarten and takes him for injection https://au.news.yahoo.com/grandfather-collects-wrong-child-kindergarten-takes-...
by Nereus
Mon Jun 18, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: News of the Weird - this just in!
Replies: 981
Views: 61153

Re: News of the Weird - this just in!

Competition for black Thai Chicken? Never heard of this before and I am damn sure I would not be eating it! ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Woman outraged as Coles says green chicken 'safe to eat' https://au.news.yahoo.com/woman-outraged-coles-says-green-chicken-safe-eat-0...
by Nereus
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:57 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: 42nd Antique Car Contest
Replies: 3
Views: 204

Re: 42nd Antique Car Contest

Yes, finished yesterday - typical Thai publicity: 42nd Vintage Car Contest| 13-17 June | 10.30 - 21.00 at Zpell Future Park Rangsit Yes it is utter BS! Why list it after the event? I think it is like a lot of other things here; the HiSo's that can afford the cars have their own liitle clique and it...
by Nereus
Sun Jun 17, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Cruel dog owner escapes charges
Replies: 0
Views: 155

Cruel dog owner escapes charges

Should lock her up in a cage for a few days. But it is typical of here that the complaints are all about how it affects people, not a single mention of how the dogs may be suffering: ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 'Cruel' dog owner escapes charges despite complaints https://w...
by Nereus
Sun Jun 17, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: News of the Weird - this just in!
Replies: 981
Views: 61153

Re: News of the Weird - this just in!

Elephant sent for "attitude adjustment": ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Wayward elephant captured after months-long hunt https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/genera ... -long-hunt Jumbo elephant escapes captivity for second time https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/148664...
by Nereus
Sun Jun 17, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Govt crackdown on Airbnb, declares bookings illegal
Replies: 38
Views: 2937

Re: Govt crackdown on Airbnb, declares bookings illegal

This is confusing as it seems that there are currently two threads about this subject, this one and this one: http://www.huahinforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=36357#p466727 ............................................................................................... Shaky law on Airbnb rentals A co...
by Nereus
Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Questions & Announcements
Topic: Uploading photo here?
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Uploading photo here?

No need to be snotty with your questions and exclamation marks. I'm fed up with being involved in snarky threads because people start in and I respond. And there are many others apart from me that are "fed up" with your ramblings. Your need to read your own post where you posted: The problem with t...
by Nereus
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Suggestions, Questions & Announcements
Topic: Uploading photo here?
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Uploading photo here?

The problem with this guide is that I don't know of any online program that lets you choose both pixel count and size in kb, The following lets you choose what size you want, and does not alter the original. I had a problem with this for a few months but it works now and has done so recently. http:...
by Nereus
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:23 am
Forum: Suggestions, Questions & Announcements
Topic: Uploading photo here?
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Uploading photo here?

The problem with this guide is that I don't know of any online program that lets you choose both pixel count and size in kb, The following lets you choose what size you want, and does not alter the original. I had a problem with this for a few months but it works now and has done so recently. http:...
by Nereus
Fri Jun 15, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: News of the Weird - this just in!
Replies: 981
Views: 61153

Re: News of the Weird - this just in!

Elephant sent for "attitude adjustment": ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Wayward elephant captured after months-long hunt https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1485874/wayward-elephant-captured-after-months-long-hunt Thailand's most wanted elephant has been recaptured af...
by Nereus
Fri Jun 15, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand
Replies: 2770
Views: 239872

Re: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand

Anything can happen! BUT, the synoptic charts are showing the surface winds in the middle of the Andaman sea at 20 knots tops, and onshore and inside the Gulf of Thailand at 10 knots maximum. Upper winds at 925 hpa (approx. 2,500 feet) are no more than 15 knots with a maximum onshore around Phuket o...
by Nereus
Wed Jun 13, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thailand has become new 'e-waste' and plastic dumping ground
Replies: 24
Views: 1327

Re: Thailand has become new 'e-waste' and plastic dumping ground

E-waste shunned by China piles up in Thailand https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1484385/e-waste-shunned-by-china-piles-up-in-thailand?utm_source=bangkopost.com&utm_medium=homepage&utm_campaign=most_recent_box Plastic and electronic waste banned from import by China is now engulfing Thailand,...
by Nereus
Wed Jun 13, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Electric Cars
Replies: 238
Views: 14139

Re: Electric Cars

BMW mulls electric motorcycles https://www.bangkokpost.com/auto/news/1481589/bmw-mulls-electric-motorcycles BMW Group Thailand, a local arm of the German carmaker, is conducting a local feasibility study of electric motorcycles. Newly appointed president Christian Wiedmann said BMW will test the C ...
by Nereus
Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Hua Hin Bike Week 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 329

Re: Hua Hin Bike Week 2018

So it is closed on Thursday 31st November...……………..
Hmm, you may have trouble finding 31st of November, even in Ting Tong Land.
by Nereus
Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand
Replies: 2770
Views: 239872

Re: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand

They're talking about 2-3 meter waves in the upper gulf for the next 7 days. If true some good photo ops, but also undoubtedly your beach will be buried in debris as in previous years. Hmm, still waiting for the last forecast: "Severe weather over Thailand and strong wind and waves over the South "...